I’m not a dictator, I’m a hard worker: Malema

15 December 2019, 5:30 PM
Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader, Julius Malema says his not a dictator, he is a hard worker.
ANC plans to lay criminal charges against suspended Melissa Whitehead 19 January 2018, 9:43 PM

The African National Congress in the Cape Town City Council says it plans to lay criminal charges against city transport commissioner, Melissa Whitehead.

Tributes pour in for former Bophuthatswana leader 19 January 2018, 6:31 PM

Condolences continue to pour in for former Bophuthatswana "homeland" President - Kgosi Manayane Lucas Mangope.

State capture report must be confined to Madonsela: Parliament 19 January 2018, 3:05 PM

Parliament's Justice and Correctional Services Portfolio Committee Chairperson, Doctor Mathole Motshekga, says the State Capture Commission of Inquiry must be confined to former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report.

Zuma is trying to buy time: Ndou 19 January 2018, 9:10 AM

Political analyst Levy Ndou says President Jacob Zuma is trying to buy time in order to delay the appointment of the National Director of Public Prosecutions so that charges against him can be resolved at a later stage

Zuma appeals decision on his fitness to appoint NDPP 19 January 2018, 6:21 AM

President Jacob Zuma has filed papers to appeal the Pretoria High Court ruling that he's too conflicted to appoint the National Director of Public Prosecutions.

Zuma appeals ruling on NDPP appointment 18 January 2018, 7:37 PM

President Jacob Zuma has filed papers to appeal against the Pretoria High Court ruling that he is too conflicted to appoint the National Director of Public Prosecutions. The court ruled that the president should recuse himself, and that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa should be the one to make the appointment. The court ordered the Director […]

NEC won’t discuss Zuma’s future: Magashule 18 January 2018, 5:51 PM

President Jacob Zuma's future is not an issue of discussion at the ANC NEC meeting currently underway in Pretoria, at least according to the party's Secretary General Ace Magashule.

DA demands state capture terms of reference by Friday 18 January 2018, 2:48 PM

The DA is demanding that President Jacob Zuma release the terms of reference for the inquiry into state capture by Friday.

ANC official fatally shot in KZN 18 January 2018, 10:19 AM

Another senior ANC official in KwaZulu-Natal has been shot dead. Sifiso Mlambo is a branch secretary at eMpembeni near eSikhaleni in Richards Bay on the north coast.

Speculation is rife Zuma’s future will be on ANC NEC agenda 18 January 2018, 7:16 AM

The ANC's National Executive Committee will start getting to grips with the business of running the party over the next two days. The NEC holds its first ordinary meeting in Irene Pretoria on Thursday since Cyril Ramaphosa was elected party President last month.

Two-day special meeting to precede ANC lekgotla 17 January 2018, 9:49 PM

The African National Congress' (ANC) lekgotla this weekend will be preceded by a special two day meeting starting Thursday.

W. Cape ANC claims to have more evidence against De Lille 17 January 2018, 9:12 PM

The African National Congress in the Western Cape says it will furnish the Auditor General with more damning evidence of maladministration in the City of Cape Town dating back as far as 2013.

DA, EFF welcome Dr Manamela’s resignation 17 January 2018, 8:47 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says former Gauteng Mental Health Director Makgabo Manamela must face criminal charges for her role in the Life Esidimeni tragedy.

FF Plus lays charges against Sedibeng East education director 17 January 2018, 4:32 PM

Freedom Front plus leader Pieter Groenewald has laid charges of intimidation and defeating the ends of justice against a Sedibeng East director of education Criselda Makhubela.

DA condemns violent stand-off at Hoerskool Overvaal 17 January 2018, 3:36 PM

The DA in the Vaal has condemned the violent stand-off outside Hoerskool Overvaal in Vereeniging on the Vaal. 

Five accused of murdering SACP member Blose plead not guilty 16 January 2018, 9:19 PM

The murder trial of Inchanga South African Communist Party member Nonsikelelo Blose got underway in the Durban Magistrate's Court on Tuesday.

ANC needs stalwarts like Madikizela-Mandela to find its way: Ramaphosa 16 January 2018, 5:28 PM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa says the party needs stalwarts like Winnie Madikizela Mandela to find its way back to the masses.

Fiance of late councillor shares loss at Moerane Commission 16 January 2018, 5:02 PM

The Moerane commission probing political related killings in KwaZulu-Natal has been adjourned to next week.

Embattled De Lille to continue with drought projects 16 January 2018, 3:41 PM

Cape Town Mayor, Patricia de Lille says she will continue to be involved in water resilience and drought projects after seeking legal advice.

Poet Kgositsile was brave and committed: Ramaphosa 16 January 2018, 2:24 PM

South Africa's Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa paid homage to poet and political activist William Keorapetse Kgositsile on Tuesday, describing him as committed, brave and never deterred by the brutal apartheid regime.

Business unusual for embattled De Lille 16 January 2018, 8:08 AM

Cape Town Mayor, Patricia de Lille says she will continue her work with water augmentation projects despite Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane announcing that she will be stripped of her powers to deal with drought issues. De Lille says she has received no official communication from the DA on the matter. She has launched the […]

Madikizela-Mandela shows confidence in new ANC leadership 16 January 2018, 6:11 AM

Struggle icon, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela says she is confident the African National Congress's (ANC) new leadership will take the party into a positive course.

Moerane commission hears Magaqa was on a hit-list 15 January 2018, 6:58 PM

Former ANC Youth League secretary general Sindiso Magaqa's killers followed him to hospital and killed him.

City of Cape Town Manager resigns amidst corruption allegations 15 January 2018, 3:25 PM

City of Cape Town Manager Achmat Ebrahim has resigned.Mayoral spokesperson, Zara Nicholson says he tendered his resignation with effect from the 12 of this month.

Janusz Walus appeals parole decision 15 January 2018, 2:46 PM

Janusz Walus is launching a court application to get out of jail.

DA welcomes Dirco move to US Embassy 15 January 2018, 2:39 PM

The Democratic Alliance has welcomed Department of International Relations and Cooperation’s move to demarche the United States Embassy second-in-command official to provide clarity on its President Donald Trump's comments on Africa and Haiti.

Ramaphosa takes on ANC leadership role with alacrity: and clarity of intent 15 January 2018, 1:40 PM

Cyril Ramaphosa, the newly elected President of South Africa’s governing African National Congress, made his position clear when he delivered a much anticipated speech to mark the ANC’s 106th birthday over the weekend.

De Lille issue won’t affect DA’s performance in 2019 elections: Maimane 15 January 2018, 9:19 AM

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the removal of Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille's powers to handle matters pertaining to the province's crippling drought, will not affect the party's performance in the 2019 general elections.

Moerane Commission resumes on Monday 15 January 2018, 8:41 AM

The Moerane Commission probing political violence in KwaZulu-Natal resumes on Monday morning.

DA dealt with De Lille matter with full transparency: Maimane 15 January 2018, 8:00 AM

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says that the party has distinguished itself from any other political organisation in dealing with the Patricia de Lille matter.