Little done to change the lives of the poor: Mashaba

26 September 2020, 5:01 PM
Action SA leader, Herman Mashaba says little has been done by government to change the lives of the poor and vulnerable. This comes after his visit to Attridgeville Extension 19, where residents are still awaiting their RDP homes they were promised three-years-ago.
Court rules De Lille remains mayor 15 May 2018, 2:05 PM

Patricia de Lille will remain mayor of Cape Town for now.

My heart was always with ANC: Balindlela 15 May 2018, 12:08 PM

Former Eastern Cape premier and DA member Nosimo Balindlela says the decision to leave the DA was not an easy one.

DA to table motion of no confidence in Makhura 15 May 2018, 10:39 AM

The Democratic Alliance(DA) will table a motion of no confidence in Gauteng premier David Makhura during the sitting of the provincial legislature on Tuesday.

Maimane laments ‘delays’ in De Lille matter 15 May 2018, 9:30 AM

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, Mmusi Maimane says it is regrettable that the dispute over Patricia De Lille's position as Cape Town mayor has become a protracted affair.

N West Revolutionary Council not threatened by Mahumapelo 15 May 2018, 6:56 AM

Members of a factional group, the Revolutionary Council in the North West say the threats of legal action will not silence them.

De Lille optimistic court will rule in her favour 15 May 2018, 6:42 AM

Ousted Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says she believes the court will rule in her favour for the benefit of the people of Cape Town.

ANC leadership to address unity issues in KZN 15 May 2018, 6:39 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says national leadership will assist party structures in KwaZulu-Natal to address concerns that some party members have raised to forge unity in the province.

ANCWL in the North West backs embattled Mahumapelo 14 May 2018, 8:53 PM

The African National Congress Women's league in the North West has rallied behind embattled North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo.

DA caucus labels De Lille a bully 14 May 2018, 7:43 PM

The Democratic Alliance Caucus in the City of Cape Town  has listed several reasons why it has lost faith in its ousted mayor, Patricia de Lille. In a media briefing at the Civic Centre, a number of councillors alleged that their relationship with de Lille was irreparable.

DA threatens to lay criminal charges against Makhura 14 May 2018, 6:08 PM

The Democratic Alliance has threatened to lay criminal charges against Gauteng Premier David Makhura should their motion of no-confidence against him fail.

Ministerial Committee to look into KZN political killings 14 May 2018, 5:27 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says he has set up a Ministerial Task Team, comprising the police, justice and Defence Ministers to look into the political killings in KwaZulu-Natal.

ANC’s Thuma Mina Campaign to intensify service delivery 14 May 2018, 5:02 PM

The ANC has vowed to use its Thuma Mina Campaign to intensify the delivery of services to the people.

Balindlela’s decision to rejoin ANC misguided: DA 14 May 2018, 3:04 PM

The DA in the Eastern Cape has noted the decision by former Eastern Cape premier and DA member, Nosimo Balindlela to re-join the ANC.

DA lays charges against Manana 14 May 2018, 3:02 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has laid charges of bribery, extortion and corruption against ANC MP Mduduzi Manana at the Douglasdale police station in Johannesburg.

SACP calls for support of govt’s intervention in N West 14 May 2018, 10:29 AM

The SACP in the North West says it is aware of attempts to undermine government's interventions in governance of the province.

Mahumapelo slammed for allegedly mobilising ANC members 14 May 2018, 5:59 AM

Civic organisation Sanco has criticised North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo for allegedly mobilising ANC members against those who are calling for his removal.

Mbalula to launch ANC’s Thuma Mina Campaign 14 May 2018, 5:48 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) wants to reposition itself as a true leader of society which is rooted among communities by ensuring effective service delivery to the people. The party’s Head of Elections Fikile Mbalula will address the media in Tembisa east of Johannesburg Monday morning to launch of the governing party’s Thuma Mina Campaign. The […]

NGO heads to court to remove Mahumapelo 13 May 2018, 9:25 PM

It seems the rug is being pulled from right under North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo's feet.

ANC regional NWC postponed in Free State 13 May 2018, 8:39 PM

The African National Congress Mangaung regional National Working Committee, held in Bloemfontein has been postponed.

ANC KwaZulu-Natal working towards unity 13 May 2018, 8:28 PM

The African National Congress NEC says factions which threaten to destabilise the party especially in KwaZulu-Natal need to be eliminated.

Nielson eager to appoint new Cape Town mayoral committee 13 May 2018, 8:13 PM

Acting Cape Town Mayor, Ian Nielson, says he cannot wait any longer to appoint a mayoral committee to assist in governing the city. 

ANC N West denies plan to remove MPLs 13 May 2018, 7:05 PM

The North West government under the embattled Premier Supra Mahumapelo is officially a failed province.

Patricia de Lille
Cape Town still without a mayor 13 May 2018, 4:39 PM

The Independent Electoral Commission in the Western Cape says the City of Cape Town manager has officially informed them of a vacancy in the City.

North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo
Government to put North West under administration 13 May 2018, 4:13 PM

Parliament spokesperson, Moloto Mothapo, has confirmed to media that the national government is to take over the administration of the North West province under Section 100 of the Constitution.

ANC KZN to do away with factions 13 May 2018, 3:41 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) NEC says factions which threaten to destabilise the party especially in KwaZulu-Natal need to be eliminated.

‘Govt will be compromised if Cape Town mayor appointment is delayed’ 13 May 2018, 1:30 PM

The City of Cape Town says governance will be compromised if it further delays the appointment of a new mayoral committee, scheduled for Monday.

DA questions deal between Gauteng govt, Mogale City 13 May 2018, 12:54 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Gauteng has questioned the agreement between the provincial Infrastructure Development Department and the Mogale City Municipality. In the agreement, the municipality will be responsible for managing property under the custodianship of the Gauteng government. This is in relation to government property in Krugersdorp, north of Johannesburg, that is apparently in […]

COPE calls on Ramaphosa to act decisively on N West issue 13 May 2018, 6:45 AM

COPE National Chairperson Pakes Dikgetsi has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to act decisively on what is happening in the trouble-torn North West province.

ANC KZN provincial conferences will proceed: Molewa 12 May 2018, 9:53 PM

The ANC's Provincial and Regional conferences will go ahead as planned, that's according to ANC NEC member Edna Molewa. She was speaking on the side lines of the party's regional conference in Newcastle.

PAC debates land restoration with the Khoisan leadership 12 May 2018, 8:45 PM

The Pan African Congress of Azania (PAC) says land restoration comes with the restoration of rights, language, culture, and identity. This is one of the issues raised during a land debate between the national leadership of the PAC and the Khoisan leadership in Kimberley.