DA welcomes Modise’s decision regarding the Public Protector

24 January 2020, 6:00 PM
The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) Chief Whip in Parliament, Natasha Mazzone, says they welcome National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise's decision to accede to their demands for an inquiry into the Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's fitness to hold office. According to the DA, Mkhwebane is not fit to hold office.
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DA lays criminal charges against the ANC Chief Whip in the City of Tshwane 13 January 2020, 2:48 PM

The DA's Deputy Chief Whip in the City of Tshwane, Mpho Mehlape-Zimu, has laid criminal charges against the Chief Whip of the ANC in the City of Tshwane, Aaron Maluleka and his party's Caucus leadership.

Company involved in Madikizela-Mandela’s funeral to face corruption charges 13 January 2020, 12:03 PM

Public Works and Infrastructure Minister, Patricia De Lille says her officials will be laying charges against a funeral company that arranged the funeral and memorial services of struggle stalwart, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, and two other African National Congress veterans.

January 8 statement brought policy uncertainty: Analyst 13 January 2020, 10:22 AM

Political analyst, Ralph Mathekga, says he does not believe the ANC's January 8 statement delivered any breakthroughs in political direction.

New political party likely to be formed – Mashaba 13 January 2020, 9:24 AM

Former Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says a new political party is likely to emerge.

Experienced engineers are not appointed to lead Eskom: Analyst 13 January 2020, 8:23 AM

Political analyst Sandile Swana says South Africa has enough brain power and technical know-how to resolve problems at Eskom.

Malema threatens to disrupt SONA 13 January 2020, 6:55 AM

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader, Julius Malema has threatened that his party will interrupt the State of the Nation address on February 13 if President Cyril Ramaphosa does not fire Public Enterprise Minister, Pravin Gordhan for misleading government over the situation at Eskom.

ANC councillors urged to put people’s need first 12 January 2020, 10:05 PM

The ANC has pleaded with its councillor candidates for the Mamusa by-elections in Schweizer Reneke, North West, to put the interests of the community before theirs, should they be elected.

EFF wraps up campaign in Mamusa, condemns tender systems 12 January 2020, 9:26 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema says outsourcing of services through tender systems are the reasons why there is corruption in Mamusa Local Municipality in Schweizer-Reneke.

Condolences pour in for Mogale City Mayor 12 January 2020, 7:10 PM

Gauteng Human Settlement MEC, Lebogang Maile, has sent out his condolences to the family of Mogale City Mayor Patrick Naga Lipudi.

8 political parties, independent candidate to contest Mamusa by-elections 12 January 2020, 3:22 PM

Campaigning is in full swing in the Schweizer Reneke based Mamusa Local Municipality in North West.

President Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa to meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister on Sunday 12 January 2020, 12:03 PM

President Ramaphosa is set to meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed at the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Sunday.

Ramaphosa statement failed to inspire confidence: Analyst 12 January 2020, 7:09 AM

Political Analyst Sethulego Matebesi says President Cyril Ramaphosa's January 8 statement has failed to inspire public confidence.

State capture responsible for some of Eskom’s problems: Ramaphosa 11 January 2020, 7:43 PM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa has blamed state capture for some of Eskom's problems.

Cyril Ramaphosa
WATCH: Interview with ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa 11 January 2020, 6:20 PM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa delivered the party's January 8th statement a few hours ago. 

Busy week in Northern Cape as ANC marks 108 years 11 January 2020, 3:33 PM

This week has been the busiest that Kimberley has seen in a long time and brought life to the Diamond City, with the ANC's 108th birthday celebrations.

Malema urges Mamusa Municipality residents to give EFF a chance 11 January 2020, 3:01 PM

EFF President Julius Malema has pleaded with residents of Glaudina, in the now-dissolved Mamusa Local Municipality in the North West, to give his party a chance to govern.

Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa promises to restore the integrity of public institutions 11 January 2020, 12:42 PM

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has warned municipalities that are failing in their duties to deliver basic services to communities that they face serious consequences.

Cpsatu president, Cde Zingiswa Losi delivered the messages of support to ANC.
ANC should remain loyal to the poor: Losi 11 January 2020, 12:39 PM

Cosatu president Zingiswa Losi says if the ANC wants to continue being in an alliance with the labour federation, it must be biased towards the poor of the country.

Deployment of SANDF to ANC celebration unconstitutional: FF Plus 11 January 2020, 11:05 AM

The Freedom Front Plus (FF Plus) says the deployment of the Sandf to Kimberley in the Northern Cape during the African National Congress's (ANC) 108th anniversary celebrations is unconstitutional.

Ramaphosa to deliver January 8 Statement 11 January 2020, 9:35 AM

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the much anticipated January 8 Statement on behalf of the ANC National Executive Committee in Kimberley in the Northern Cape later on Saturday.

WATCH LIVE: ANC January 8 Statement Celebrations 11 January 2020, 9:01 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the January 8 Statement at the Tafel Lager Park Stadium in Kimberley in the Northern Cape.

Jabu Mabuza
ANC commends Mabuza for his resignation 11 January 2020, 8:01 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) has described as laudable Eskom board chairperson Jabu Mabuza's apology for his failure to keep a promise he made that there would be no load shedding before January the 13th this year.

Cyril Ramaphosa
Govt working to restore stability at Eskom: Ramaphosa 11 January 2020, 6:42 AM

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has assured South Africans that the government is working to restore stability at Eskom and ensure its capability to deliver energy.

President Ramaphosa calls for speedy resolution to US-Iran tensions 10 January 2020, 6:25 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for a speedy resolution to the tensions between the United States and Iran.

Jacob Zuma
Zondo Commission to hear application that could compel Zuma to testify 10 January 2020, 4:21 PM

The State Capture Commission is to hear an application for a summons that could compel former president, Jacob Zuma to return to testify before the Commission by the end of January.

ANC hopes to raise enough funds to address its financial challenges 10 January 2020, 2:03 PM

ANC Treasurer General Paul Mashatile says he hopes that Friday's Presidential Golf Challenge in Kimberley will contribute to addressing the party's financial challenges.

ANC activities in the Northern Cape gain momentum 10 January 2020, 7:22 AM

The build-up of ANC activities across all five regions of the Northern Cape has gained momentum.

Opposition parties in Tshwane demand urgent council sitting 9 January 2020, 7:24 PM

Opposition parties in the City of Tshwane have served the Speaker with papers demanding that she call an urgent council sitting or they will be forced to head to court.

DA challenges Ramaphosa to address drought crisis 9 January 2020, 4:05 PM

The DA has called on President Ramaphosa to use his address at the ANC birthday celebrations to address the drought crisis in the Northern Cape and other parts of the country. 

Disgruntled NFP members form new party 9 January 2020, 2:27 PM

A new breakaway party has been formed by disgruntled members of the National Freedom Party (NFP).