IFP welcomes Ndabeni-Abrahams’ apology

8 April 2020, 7:05 PM
The Inkatha Freedom Party says it welcomes and accepts the public apology by Communications and Digital Technologies Minister, Stella Ndabeni Abrahams.
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Makhosi Khoza
Democracy is under threat: Khoza 26 February 2018, 9:30 AM

African Democratic Change leader Makhosi Khoza says the country’s democracy is under threat in hands of the African National Congress.

DA anticipates Makhura’s rescue measures for Health dept 26 February 2018, 9:18 AM

The DA in Gauteng says it expects Premier David Makhura to outline measures to rescue the ailing Health department, when he delivers his State of the Province Address in the provincial legislature on Monday.

Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe
PAC to hold events in celebration of Sobukwe 26 February 2018, 7:34 AM

The Pan African Congress (PAC) says various activities to commemorate the 40th anniversary of its founding leader Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe will take place this week.

City of Cape Town mayor, Patricia De Lille
De Lille remains focused on clearing her name 26 February 2018, 7:24 AM

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says she remains focused on clearing her name through a disciplinary process initiated by the Democratic Alliance following allegations of corruption and maladministration.

Ace Magashule - ANC Secretary General
Govt should consider additions to zero ratings list: ANC 26 February 2018, 5:41 AM

The African National Congress' National Executive Committee has resolved that government should consider additions to the zero ratings list to soften the impact of the valued-added tax increase announced in the budget speech.

Makhura expected to focus on jobs, education when he delivers SOPA 25 February 2018, 9:45 PM

The Gauteng government plans to grow the economy, create jobs as well as fight crime and corruption in 2018.

ANC announces full time positions at Luthuli House 25 February 2018, 9:01 PM

ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule has announced a number of full time positions at Luthuli House.

De Lille intent on clearing her name 25 February 2018, 7:35 PM

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says she remains focused on clearing her name through a disciplinary process initiated by the Democratic Alliance following allegations of corruption and maladministration.

‘Deputy President appointment is Ramaphosa’s prerogative’ 25 February 2018, 3:28 PM

ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule has reiterated that the President of the country and the party, Cyril Ramaphosa, is under no obligation to include the NEC in making a decision about the position of Deputy President of the country. 

Providing access to free education has always been my dream: Zuma 25 February 2018, 3:13 PM

Former President Jacob Zuma says providing access to free education had always been his dream.

PAC to remember Mangaliso Sobukwe 25 February 2018, 1:34 PM

The PAC wants the Kimberley Hospital in the Northern Cape to be renamed after its founding leader Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe as part of commemorating 40-years of his death.

ANC NEC to map way forward 25 February 2018, 12:57 PM

The National Executive Committee of the ANC is currently meeting at St. George Hotel in Pretoria for a special meeting seeking to address a number of issues.

ANC relieved at declaration of ‘new dawn’ 25 February 2018, 7:23 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says the ruling party is relieved at the declaration of a "new dawn" under the leadership of President Cyril Ramaphosa.

ANC funded by Guptas: Mpofu 24 February 2018, 9:11 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) National Chairperson Dali Mpofu has lambasted the African National Congress (ANC) leadership saying there is no accountability and transparency regarding the ruling party's funding.

ANC NEC to meet for the first time since Zuma’s resignation 24 February 2018, 7:38 PM

The African National Congress' highest decision making body the National Executive Committee (NEC) is meeting on Sunday and Monday for the first time since it recalled former President Jacob Zuma.

Vavi addresses SAFTU members in Durban 24 February 2018, 3:08 PM

The South African Federation of Trade Unions has expressed scepticism about the one million jobs newly-elected president Cyril Ramaphosa has promised during the State Of The Nation Address.

DA launches petition against VAT increase 24 February 2018, 2:53 PM

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has launched his party's national petition against the increase in VAT announced in the budget speech.

ANC in Parly welcomes Mkhwebane’s report on Minister Brown 24 February 2018, 1:12 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) Study Group on Public Enterprises in Parliament says it welcomes Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s report which found that Public Enterprises Minister Lynn Brown violated the Executive Ethics Code. The study group says it’s confident that Ramaphosa will act against Brown. The findings of the Public Protector follow a complaint from […]

Political parties welcome decision to withdraw NPA appeal 24 February 2018, 10:21 AM

The Democratic Alliance has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa's decision to withdraw his predecessor Jacob Zuma's  appeal over the appointment of an  NPA head.

Parly Portfolio Committee on police welcomes Ngcobo arrests 24 February 2018, 9:37 AM

The Portfolio Committee on Police has welcomed the breakthrough by a police service task team that resulted in the arrest of 10 individuals suspected to have been involved the Ngcobo Police station attack.

DA to launch petition to oppose VAT increase 24 February 2018, 9:29 AM

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane is expected to launch a national petition in Soshanguve in Gauteng on Saturday to oppose the one percent VAT increase announced in the budget in Parliament this week. Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba announced in his budget speech on Wednesday that VAT would increase from 14 to 15 percent. Maimane said […]

SACP will not contest 2019 elections 24 February 2018, 7:09 AM

The South African Communist Party has reiterated that it will not contest the 2019 national elections outside the ANC-led tripartite alliance.

Ramaphosa likely to appoint new NPA head: Mathekga 24 February 2018, 6:33 AM

Speculation is rife that President Cyril Ramaphosa could be preparing to replace Shaun Abrahams as the National Director of Public Prosecutions (NDPP).

Pressure mounting for Ramaphosa to consider cabinet re-shuffle 23 February 2018, 9:22 PM

Pressure is mounting for the ANC and President Cyril Ramaphosa to consider a cabinet re-shuffle as soon as possible.

Killings of ANC leaders in KZN are due to criminality: EFF 23 February 2018, 8:28 PM

The Economic Freedom Fighters rejected suggestions that a third force was behind the violence which led to the killing of politicians in KwaZulu-Natal.

EFF questions Moerane commission motive 23 February 2018, 8:23 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi has questioned the reason for the existence of the Moerane Commission, saying it should not be used to solve in-fighting in the ANC. The commission has been probing political killings in KZN. The EFF just concluded its testimony before the commission in Durban. Ndlozi says the commission will […]

EFF demands apology for Marikana from Mahumapelo 23 February 2018, 3:47 PM

Police had to use rubber bullets and stun grenades to disperse a group of people in Marikana in the North West, who wanted to force their way into the venue where North West premier Supra Mahumapelo was tabling the State of the Province Address.

SACP to discuss political changes in SA 23 February 2018, 2:29 PM

The South African Communist Party (SACP) says it will be looking to discuss the new political changes in the country at its first Central Committee meeting for 2018.

EFF members
EFF testifies at Moerane Commission 23 February 2018, 11:32 AM

Leaders of the Economic Freedom Fighters will testifying before the Moerane Commission sitting in Durban on Friday.

SOPAs to address job creation 23 February 2018, 9:18 AM

A number of Premiers are scheduled to deliver their State of the province address on Friday.