ANC in Gauteng calls on Ramaphosa to scrap e-tolls

17 February 2019, 10:56 AM
The African National Congress (ANC) in Gauteng has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to scrap the e-toll system in the province. 
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DA Leader Mmusi Maimane
DA confident about winning embattled Sol Plaatje municipality 11 February 2019, 8:02 PM

The Democratic Alliance in the Northern Cape believes it will win the next by-elections at the Sol Plaatje Municipality in Kimberley, ahead of the up-coming general elections in May.

Vytjie Mentor
Vytjie Mentor back on witness stand 11 February 2019, 5:10 PM

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture is now dealing with matters that former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor included her previous testimony pertaining to the residence of the Gupta family.

[Watch] State Capture Inquiry continues 11 February 2019, 2:08 PM

Former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor has told the State Capture Commission - under cross examination - in Parktown, Johannesburg, that there are issues regarding SAA flight records detailing her alleged trip to Johannesburg to meet then President Jacob Zuma.

The Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Willie Hofmeyr.
It was a mistake not to prosecute Zuma: Hofmeyr 11 February 2019, 12:19 PM

The Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions Willie Hofmeyer says he made a mistake by supporting a decision not to prosecute former president Jacob Zuma in 2009.

Watch: Mokgoro Enquiry 11 February 2019, 9:37 AM

The Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions, Willie Hofmeyr will again take the witness stand at the Mokgoro Enquiry in Centurion for cross examination. The Enquiry adjourned last week to allow Hofmeyr time to consult with his legal counsel in relation to allegations he made in his affidavit. Watch below:

Pravin Gordhan.
Gordhan, EFF matter in court Monday 11 February 2019, 7:48 AM

The case between Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan and EFF leaders Julius Malema and Floyd Shivambu, will be heard in the Equality Court sitting in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Monday.

Outgoing Tshwane Executive Mayor Solly Msimanga.
Msimanga to formally vacate mayoral office 11 February 2019, 7:06 AM

Outgoing Tshwane Executive Mayor Solly Msimanga is expected to formally vacate his office on Monday.

Former ANC Member of Parliament Vytjie Mentor
Mentor back on stand at State Capture Inquiry 11 February 2019, 6:22 AM

Former ANC Member of Parliament Vytjie Mentor will be back on the stand when the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture resumes in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Monday.

29 years since Mandela walked out of prison 11 February 2019, 12:03 AM

Monday marks 29 years since former President Nelson Mandela walked out of prison and became the first black president of a democratic dispensation four years later.

Msimanga spending last hours as Mayor 10 February 2019, 8:58 PM

Outgoing Tshwane Executive Mayor Solly Msimanga is spending his last hours at the helm of the capital city.

Themba Godi engages with mining communities 10 February 2019, 8:56 PM

Progressives Congress (APC) President and Parliament's Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) Chairperson Themba Godi says he will engage the Mineral Resources Department to request it to compel mining companies to embark on outreach programmes in communities that they have operations.

ANCYL risks becoming irrelevant: Zikalala 10 February 2019, 8:42 PM

The ANC Youth League (ANCYL) in KwaZulu-Natal has been given a tongue lashing during the ANC KZN provincial lekgotla under way in Durban.

Patricia de Lille
GOOD Party unveils its Premier candidates for elections 10 February 2019, 7:12 PM

The Good Party has announced its premier candidates for the general election in May

DA leader Mmusi Maimane
DA aims to govern Gauteng, N Cape, W Cape 10 February 2019, 6:23 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has set itself a target of governing Gauteng as well as the Northern Cape and retaining the Western Cape with an outright majority after the upcoming elections.

Mantashe says security upgrades cost only R10 000 10 February 2019, 4:41 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Chairperson Gwede Mantashe says the security upgrades at his properties cost him about R10 000, and not the R300 000 that former Bosasa employee Richard Le Roux alleged was spent on them.

Vytjie-Mentor
Zuma’s former advisor to appear before State Capture Inquiry on Monday 10 February 2019, 4:30 PM

Former President Jacob Zuma‘s advisor, Lakela Kaunda, will not cross-examine former ANC MP, Vytjie Mentor, when the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture resumes in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Monday morning, as was earlier reported. However, the Commission will hear testimony from Mentor who will complete her evidence and will be cross-examined by some of those […]

DA worried over ANC’s bid to nationalise private pensions 10 February 2019, 1:44 PM

The Democratic Alliance says it is concerned about the African National Congress bid to nationalise private pensions.

DA slams Ndabeni-Abrahams for ‘seeking to control the SABC’ 10 February 2019, 1:31 PM

The Democratic Alliance has condemned the actions of Communications minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams following reports that she blocked journalists from covering protests at an African National Congress election manifesto launch.

Mantashe leads media to his E Cape premises for inspection 10 February 2019, 1:25 PM

ANC chairperson Gwede Mantashe has shown his Eastern Cape properties to the media.

High Court slams Parks Tau for defaming Mashaba 10 February 2019, 11:33 AM

The High Court in Johannesburg has slammed the former Johannesburg Mayor, Parks Tau, for defaming the current Mayor Herman Mashaba.

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Allow communities to express themselves: ANC EC 10 February 2019, 6:56 AM

The African National Congress in the Eastern Cape says communities should be allowed to express their grievances. This follows a disruption of the party's election manifesto launch on Saturday.

Media to visit Mantashe’s EC property to inspect alleged security upgrades 9 February 2019, 9:52 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Chairperson Gwede Mantashe will lead the media on a tour of his two properties in the Eastern Cape on Sunday to show them the security upgrades at the properties.

Stella Ndabeni Abrahams
Minister Ndabeni-Abrahams apologises for conduct at ANC EC manifesto 9 February 2019, 9:01 PM

Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has issued a statement apologising for her conduct at the launch of the African National Congress (ANC) Eastern Cape election manifesto.

Disgruntled ANC members disrupt launch of E Cape manifesto 9 February 2019, 7:08 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) leadership has vowed to address the concerns raised by that some disgruntled party members who stormed the venue of the launch of the Eastern Cape election manifesto.

Mokonyane willing to present her side of story at Zondo Commission 9 February 2019, 3:16 PM

Environment Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has finally broken her silence on calls for her resignation after she implicated in the Zondo commission.

DA concerned about non-urgency of SABC board recruitment 9 February 2019, 2:16 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it is concerned that there seems to be no urgency to fill eight vacancies on the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) board.

ANC chairperson Gwede Mantashe
Bosasa never paid me: Mantashe 9 February 2019, 1:35 PM

African National Congress (ANC) chairperson Gwede Mantashe has once again dismissed allegations that Bosasa paid for security upgrades to his Boksburg home.

Police officer lays assault charges on EFF MP 9 February 2019, 1:22 PM

A police officer has opened an assault case against a member of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) after an incident in parliament.

Paul Mashatile
Mashatile says Eskom unbundling will not result in retrenchments 9 February 2019, 7:03 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) Treasurer-General, Paul Mashatile, says the unbundling of Eskom will not result in retrenchments at the power utility.

ANC needs to fast track land issue: Mabuza 8 February 2019, 9:00 PM

Deputy President David Mabuza says the ruling party needs to fast track the issue of land expropriation to ensure food security in the rural parts of the Eastern Cape.