Nothing wrong with Tshwane Mayor removal: EFF

6 December 2019, 9:53 PM
The Economic Freedom Fighters in Tshwane doesn't believe there was anything wrong during the removal of Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa and the Speaker Katlego Mathebe.
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Another failed attempt to appoint Zanele Hlatshwayo to PSC 4 December 2019, 11:39 AM

The National Assembly has again failed to pass a resolution to recommend that former uMsunduzi mayor Zanele Hlatshwayo be appointed to the Public Service Commission.

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WATCH: Election of new Johannesburg mayor 4 December 2019, 10:25 AM

The mayor  of Johannesburg  will be elected on Wednesday

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WATCH: Plenary – Considerations of reports, votes and schedules 4 December 2019, 10:15 AM

Parliament is seating for its final plenary sessions of the year as members go to a Christmas break.

WATCH: State Capture Inquiry. 04 December 2019 4 December 2019, 9:16 AM

State Capture Commission of Inquiry is taking place in Parktown, Johannesburg.

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KZN ANC’s internal squabbles hindering it from appointing mayors 4 December 2019, 8:40 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) has been unable to appoint mayors in various municipalities due to internal squabbles.

New Johannesburg Mayor to be elected on Wednesday 3 December 2019, 9:50 PM

The City of Johannesburg Council Speaker Vasco Da Gama has confirmed that a new mayor will be elected on Wednesday.

Zuma given until next week to oppose Thlabi’s cross-examination 3 December 2019, 8:32 PM

Former President Jacob Zuma has been given until next week to furnish the State Capture Inquiry with written submissions opposing Redi Thlabi's application to cross-examine him.

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Jiba and Mrwebi shouldn’t be reinstated: National Assembly 3 December 2019, 5:11 PM

The National Assembly has passed a resolution that former NPA boss Nomgcobo Jiba and Special Director of Public Prosecutions Lawrence Mrwebi should not be reinstated.

WATCH: MPs condemn ongoing acts of violence against women 3 December 2019, 3:10 PM

MPs have condemned the ongoing acts of violence against women in the country. The theme of the debate: Enough is Enough-365 days to end gender-based violence.

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National Assembly debates 16 Days of Activism 3 December 2019, 12:27 PM

 The National Assembly will on Tuesday hold a debate on 16 Days of Activism of No Violence against Women and Children. This comes as the country marks the 16 Days of Activism which ends on the 10th of December.

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Zuma given time to respond to Redi Tlhabi’s application to cross-examine him 3 December 2019, 11:57 AM

Former President Jacob Zuma has been given time until December the ninth to furnish the State Capture Commission with written submissions opposing Redi Tlhabi's application to cross-examine him.

Oliphant to testify at State Capture Inquiry 3 December 2019, 8:21 AM

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture will continue on Tuesday in Parktown Johannesburg.

Economy, jobs to come under spotlight at Luthuli House 2 December 2019, 4:26 PM

The country’s economic and jobs crises will come under the spotlight when the ANC and its alliance partners Cosatu and SACP meet at Luthuli House later on Monday.

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‘We believe this law denies us our rights as the Khoi-San descendants’ 2 December 2019, 9:52 AM

The First Indigenous Nation of Southern Africa has raised concerns over the signing into law of the traditional and Khoi San Leadership Bill, saying they were never consulted on changes made to the Bill.

ANC stalwart Rhoda Joemat dies 1 December 2019, 7:16 PM

African National Congress (ANC) stalwart in the Western Cape and former Member of Parliament Rhoda Joemat has passed away at the age of 71. 

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Solly Mokoetle laid to rest 1 December 2019, 6:51 PM

Former South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Group CEO Solly Mokoetle was hailed as a broadcasting hero and a gallant fighter for liberation. Mokoetle was laid to rest at the Westpark Cemetery in Johannesburg on Sunday. 

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ANC claims the DA’s Mokgalapa has gone ‘AWOL’ 1 December 2019, 12:55 PM

ANC’s Tlangi Mogale says the party rejected the special leave that was presented to the council, since Executive Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has gone 'AWOL'.

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ANC to approach Hawks over allegations against Senkubuge 1 December 2019, 8:31 AM

The African National Congress in Tshwane says it plans to approach the Hawks to investigate allegations of fraud and misrepresentation against the Democratic Alliance (DA) and embattled former Tshwane MMC, Sheila Senkubuge.

BLF may consider amending constitution to accommodate white people 30 November 2019, 7:01 PM

Black First Land First consciousness, pan-Africanist and revolutionary socialist political moment and former political party says it may consider amending its constitution to accommodate white people.

Azapo National Congress delegates urged to prepare for local government elections 30 November 2019, 5:00 PM

Azanian People's Organisation (Azapo) President Strike Thokoane says it is time for the party to have representatives in Parliament and municipal councils to get a voice on issues that the country is facing.

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DA wants to establish facts regarding Senkubuge’s citizenship 30 November 2019, 3:22 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says that the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) must explain how embattled Tshwane politician, Sheila Senkubuge was voted to council allegedly before she became a naturalised citizen.

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DA drops internal charges against Senkubuge, after she resigns 30 November 2019, 1:24 PM

The Democratic Alliance in Gauteng says internal charges against former member of the Tshwane Mayoral Committee and PR Councillor Sheila Senkubuge will be dropped, following her resignation.

WATCH: Samia Nkrumah delivers the Chief Albert Luthuli Memorial Lecture 30 November 2019, 1:02 PM

Kwame Nkrumah’s daughter, Samia Nkrumah will  deliver the Chief Albert Luthuli Memorial Lecture on Saturday at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli  International Convention Centre in Durban.

Azapo President Strike Thokoane said, “Number one, we regroup - that's the first thing we are going to be dealing with because of what has happened in the past.
Azapo congress to focus on femicide, HIV/AIDS 30 November 2019, 8:42 AM

Azapo’s two day congress will be held under the theme, Land, Liberation and Dignity, with a focus on topics such as femicide and HIV/AIDS.

Motshekga to announce matric results on January 7th, 2020 29 November 2019, 8:09 PM

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has announced that the national  2019 matric results will be announced on the evening of Tuesday January 7th, 2020.

Ramaphosa describes King Sigcawu as a visionary leader 29 November 2019, 12:44 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says South Africa has lost a visionary leader who advanced social cohesion. The President was speaking at the funeral service of King Mpendulo Zwelonke Sigcawu at the Ngqadu Royal Palace in the Eastern Cape.

Court dismisses Zuma’s appeal 29 November 2019, 10:28 AM

The application for leave to appeal by former President Jacob Zuma and his co-accused Thales has been dismissed with costs. The order of the court has been handed down by the full bench of judges in the Pietermaritzburg High Court.

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Zuma to hear outcome of bid for leave to appeal permanent stay of prosecution ruling 28 November 2019, 6:10 PM

Former President Jacob Zuma and French Arms manufacturer Thales are expected to hear on Friday if they've succeeded in their application for leave to appeal the judgment which rejected their application for a permanent stay of prosecution.

Ramaphosa signs three bills into law 28 November 2019, 2:47 PM

Parliament's Bills Office says President Cyril Ramaphosa has signed three bills into law and this will be published in the daily parliamentary paper soon.

Election of new Joburg Mayor postponed to next week 28 November 2019, 1:14 PM

The election of a new mayor for the City of Johannesburg has been postponed to next Wednesday and Thursday.