Steenhuisen aims to take the DA ‘back on to the path to victory’

17 November 2019, 6:51 PM
The Democratic Alliance’s new interim leader, John Steenhuisen says he will be fully committed to leading the party to victory.
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DA to lay charges over Mandela funeral funds misuse 10 December 2017, 11:35 AM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it will lay charges against the Eastern Cape Director-General Marion Mbina-Mthembu, rising from the Public Protector's report on former president Nelson Mandela's funeral released during the past week.

Hanekom lashes out at ANC leadership 10 December 2017, 8:14 AM

African National Congress NEC member Derek Hanekom has once again lashed out at the current leadership, accusing it of betraying the party moral values and principles.

Nomination of a woman historic: Dlamini-Zuma 10 December 2017, 6:37 AM

African National Congress branches have made history by ensuring a woman is on the nomination paper for president at the ANC’s upcoming national elective conference, presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma told her supporters in Durban on Saturday.

Ramaphosa asks Shembe church for prayers 9 December 2017, 8:02 PM

ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for divine intervention in the upcoming elective conference to be held in Johannesburg next week.

Khoza’s ADC to contest 2019 elections 9 December 2017, 7:04 PM

The leader of the ADC Doctor Makhosi Khoza says her party's economic policies are providing a great promise to South Africans.

Zikalala questions Ramaphosa’s motives 9 December 2017, 5:09 PM

KZN ANC Provincial Chairperson Sihle Zikalala has questioned why Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was quiet all along when he believed that the late Fezekile Khuzwayo was allegedly raped by President Jacob Zuma.

ANC leaders pay tribute to its struggle veteran 9 December 2017, 4:07 PM

The ANC struggle stalwart Laloo Chiba has been remembered at a memorial service at the Avalon Cemetery Crema-torium in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg.

Bathabile Dlamini slams High Court judges 9 December 2017, 3:47 PM

ANCWL President Bathabile Dlamini has taken a swipe at the judiciary, in particular on Pretoria High Court judges who ruled that President Jacob Zuma is conflicted.

Ramaphosa satisfied with provincial councils result 9 December 2017, 3:46 PM

The African national Congress (ANC) Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says he is happy with the outcome of various provincial councils.

ANC, opposition parties engage on Metsimaholo coalition 9 December 2017, 1:13 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in the Free State says it has engaged several parties in the Metsimaholo Municipality in a bid to form a coalition council.

WATCH: Laloo Isu Chiba Memorial Service 9 December 2017, 12:25 PM

A memorial service for the African National Congress struggle stalwart Laloo Chiba is underway at the Niravna Secondary School Hall also in Lenasia this Saturday. The Funeral will take place at Avalon Cemetery Crematorium in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg. Chiba, who died on Friday, was jailed on Robben Island in B -Section, alongside Nelson Mandela, Walter […]

Ramaphosa calls for divine intervention in party’s elective conference 9 December 2017, 12:19 PM

African National Congress Deputy President, Cyril Ramaphosa has called for divine intervention in the upcoming elective conference to be held in Johannesburg next week.

Presidential hopefuls in KZN to strengthen support as elective conference looms 9 December 2017, 8:44 AM

The two leading African National Congress (ANC) presidential hopefuls are visiting the province of KwaZulu-Natal to solicit support ahead of the party's national elective conference in Johannesburg next week.

Buthelezi says he will retire a happy man 8 December 2017, 8:22 PM

Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader iNkosi Mangosuthu Buthelezi says he will retire a happy man as the party is in an upward trajectory.

Ramaphosa’s campaign gains momentum in EC 8 December 2017, 4:12 PM

As the clock is ticking for the African National Congress Elective Conference, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s campaign is gaining momentum in the Eastern Cape. Speaking on the sidelines of the Provincial General Council commissions in East London, ANC provincial chairperson Oscar Mabuyane says he is confident that Ramaphosa will emerge as the party president at […]

ANC condemns Trump’s Jerusalem decision 8 December 2017, 3:49 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) has strongly condemned the decision by the US Administration to officially recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

(HOLD)Anti-apartheid stalwart Chiba dies 8 December 2017, 2:56 PM

Former Robben Island prisoner and anti-apartheid activist Laloo Chiba has died, the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation said on Friday.

UDM welcomes NPA court judgement 8 December 2017, 2:37 PM

United Democratic Movement Leader Bantu Holomisa has welcomed the judgement.

‘Phosa has overlooked ANC procedure by going to court’ 7 December 2017, 8:47 PM

Chairperson of the African National Congress' Subcommittee on Organisational Development Fikile Mbalula says the party's presidential hopeful Mathews Phosa has overlooked ANC procedure by taking the legal route.

E Cape leadership to appear before committee over Mandela’s funeral 7 December 2017, 8:15 PM

The Eastern Cape ANC leadership has summoned all those involved in the Mandela funeral scandal including premier Phumulo Masualle, to appear before the Provincial Executive Committee on Monday

ANC wins Northern Cape ward 7 December 2017, 4:53 PM

The Northern Cape African National Congress (ANC) says it is satisfied with the results of a by-election held in the Siyathemba Municipal area, despite an 8% drop in votes for the party.

[WATCH] ANC Media briefing on organisational development 7 December 2017, 2:45 PM

Chairperson of the African National Congress’s Subcommittee on Organisational Development, Fikile Mbalula, says sharp weaknesses have been identified in the ruling party through its diagnosis and self-introspection. He was addressing media in Johannesburg on the party’s policy document on Organisation Renewal ahead of the elective conference next week. Mbalula says a number of weaknesses have […]

DA meets traditional leaders in Eastern Cape 7 December 2017, 2:19 PM

Eastern Cape DA Leader Nqaba Bhanga has introduced his party to the traditional leaders in Mthatha.

SA’s International Crimes Bill to replace Rome Statute 7 December 2017, 8:14 AM

Justice Minister Tshililo Michael Masutha will, in the next few days, submit to Parliament Government’s notice of withdrawal from the Rome Statute and introduce an International Crimes Bill to replace it.

ANC still to decide on relations with Israel 7 December 2017, 7:05 AM

The African National Congress International relations sub-committee says its policies that include of supporting the self-determination of Palestine and Western Sahara and leaving the International Criminal Court haven't changed, despite President Jacob Zuma's meeting with the King of Morocco.

Phosa accused of fabricating allegations against Mabuza 6 December 2017, 9:12 PM

The African National Congress in Mpumalanga has accused former Treasurer General, Mathews Phosa, of fabricating allegation against the provincial chairperson, David Mabuza.

ANC clarifies position on Morocco ahead of Zuma meeting King of Morocco 6 December 2017, 6:30 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) International Relations Commission says President Jacob Zuma's meeting with the King of Morocco is not necessarily contradicting ANC policy as government has to meet all countries.

Contention over the upcoming Free State ANC PEC 6 December 2017, 5:00 PM

Free State African National Congress disgruntled members say they are adamant that the party’s provincial elective conference which starts on Sunday is illegitimate. This after PEC announced that it would go ahead with the elective conference. Disgruntled members say the dispute resolution committee is yet to respond to disputes lodged by 90 branches. The provincial […]

New mayor of Emfuleni municipality mayor ‘up to the task’ 6 December 2017, 3:31 PM

Jacob Khawe, faces a daunting challenge of rescuing the embattled municipality. He takes over the reigns at a time when Emfuleni is struggling to pay Rand Water over 370-millions for bulk water supply.

WATCH: ANC Mpumalanga briefs the media 6 December 2017, 2:06 PM

The African National Congress in Mpumalanga has rubbished Mathews Phosa's allegations against its chairperson