As the ANC elective conference draws nearer and the deadline for branches to nominate their respective candidates is on Wednesday, presidential hopefuls are pulling all the stops to get the nod from branches.
Political analyst Ralph Mathekga says high levels of mistrust are deeply affecting the African National Congress (ANC) branch nomination process.
The DA in the Western Cape says new safety measures for emergency services personnel are a step in the right direction.
The African National Congress top brass are set to continue their meeting on Monday to discuss tensions over the legitimacy of some of the contested provincial structures.
The South African Communist Party (SACP) has thrown its weight behind Jacques Pauw, the author of the book “The Presidents Keepers."
The African National Congress Dispute Committee in KwaZulu-Natal has resolved that some branch general meetings must be re-run.
The Khomani San in the Northern Cape have welcomed the passing of the Traditional and Khoisan Leadership Bill by the National Assembly.
The South African Communist Party has called for unity amongst its alliance partners to take government programmes to the people of South Africa.
Cosatu Deputy President Zingiswa Losi has called on the workers to go to the ANC's National conference in December and elect a leadership that will defend and unite the ANC-led alliance.
President Jacob Zuma has been served with court papers regarding his failure to answer a parliamentary question put to him by Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane about how much public money has been spent on him avoiding the 783 charges of fraud, corruption, and racketeering against him, the DA said on Sunday. “By avoiding the […]
Various African National Congress-run municipalities in Gauteng owe state-owned power company Eskom over R500 million, Democratic Alliance Gauteng MPL Ashor Sarupen said on Sunday. During the consideration of the Division of Revenue Bill by a joint legislature committee on Thursday, it was revealed by the National Treasury that three Gauteng ANC-run municipalities were in arrears […]
ANC Presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu says political stability is crucial in ensuring that international investors’ support government's efforts to resuscitate the ailing economy.
Pressure is growing on African National Congress (ANC) branches to meet the deadline on Wednesday to submit their nominations for the party’s elective conference in December. The ANC leadership has made it clear that neither the deadline of November 15 nor the conference dates of 16-to-20 December will be postponed. Disagreements over who should be […]
The ANC says it’s on course to stage its leadership elective conference in December amid fears that the hotly contested convention might be forced to be postponed.
The exhumed human remains of 12 United Democratic Front (UDF) political prisoners who were hanged during apartheid at the Kgosi Mapuru Prison have finally been laid to rest in Port Elizabeth.
As the deadline looms for branches of the ANC to conduct and complete Branch General Meetings ahead of the December elective conference, the Eastern Cape is hitting the ground running
The ANC Women’s League’s Northern Cape PEC has unanimously voted for deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa, as their preferred candidate ahead of the party’s December elective conference. The move goes against a decision taken by the national Women’s League, which has decided to throw its support behind Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. Northern Cape PEC members voted through a […]
Free State Premier Ace Magashule has strongly criticised disgruntled ANC members in the country who are taking their Provincial Executive Committee (PEC) structures to court. This has happened with the ANC in a number of provinces and the party’s National Executive Committee is holding a special meeting this weekend to discuss the problem. Magashule says […]
President Jacob Zuma has come to the defence of the National Director of Public Prosecutions Shaun Abrahams, saying he cannot be suspended based on the recent Supreme Court of Appeal ruling.
Opposition parties at the Bojanala District Municipality in Rustenburg in the North West are calling for a review of the appointment of the new Municipal Manager.
There are growing fears that entrenched factions and slate politics have the potential to destroy the ANC.
The family of black consciousness leader and anti-apartheid struggle, Stephen Bantu Biko, has lauded UNISA's gesture of bestowing him with an honorary degree.
The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) KwaZulu-Natal elective conference scheduled to take place over the weekend has been postponed.
Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has deferred to the Presidency as he refused to weigh in on reports that President Jacob Zuma could announce free higher education for all in the country.
The Hawks say they are investigating whether charges should be laid against investigative journalist, Jacques Pauw. This follows earlier confirmation from the State Security Agency that it had laid what it called, charges against Pauw for allegedly contravening certain sections of the Intelligence Act with his controversial book, The President’s Keepers. Claims made in the […]
Investigative journalist and author of the blockbuster book "the Presidents Keepers" Jacques Pauw says South Africa is on the cusp of becoming a Mafia State that could rival the apartheid government.
The African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal says it has received a dispute from the member of ANC Treasurer-General Dr Zweli Mkhize.
The EFF in the Northern Cape has called young people in the province to rise up and mobilize against the scourge of corruption.
President Jacob Zuma is delivering his annual address in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP)
Trade union NEHAWU Parliament branch says the fact that Parliamentary secretary Gengezi Mgidlana could be placed on precautionary suspension serves him right.