Factions of ANC benefitted from monies stolen from State Security: Inspector General

12 May 2021, 12:51 PM
Inspector General of Intelligence, Setlhomamaru Dintwe says he has raised the prevalence of nepotism in the cadet programme of the State Security Agency (SSA).
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ANC IPC in North West says 4 member’s requested to step aside have done so 8 May 2021, 10:22 AM

The ANC Interim Provincial Committee (IPC) in the North West says only four of its five members who requested to step aside, have done so. These are members implicated in various criminal activities.

ANC NEC discussions to focus on step aside resolution, Magashule vows to participate 8 May 2021, 7:16 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) will hold its much anticipated virtual National Executive Committee meeting later on Saturday morning. The meeting is called to consider reports from the provinces on the step aside resolution.

Magashule denies claims he’s seeking to contest for ANC presidency 7 May 2021, 10:02 PM

Suspended ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule has denied that he is seeking to contest the presidency of the party against Cyril Ramaphosa in 2022, saying it is up to the branches to nominate candidates.

Gloves off as two ANC factions go head-to-head in Lejweleputswa district 7 May 2021, 9:37 PM

The current power play between the ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa and the Secretary-General Ace Magashule, is widening divisions in the ANC branches of Lejweleputswa in the Free State.

Magashule alleges state organs are being used in ANC factional battles 7 May 2021, 7:21 PM

Suspended ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule has alleged that state organs, like the NPA, are being used in factional battles.

IEC working towards online voter registration 7 May 2021, 3:54 PM

The CEO of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), Sy Mamabolo, says the commission is working towards enabling online voter registration.

EFF protestors demand Leon Coetzee be remanded in custody 7 May 2021, 12:10 PM

EFF members are protesting at the Pretoria North Magistrate's Court demanding Leon Coetzee be remanded in custody. He allegedly stabbed and killed Themba Thabethe at an estate north of Pretoria.

ANC NC urges Magashule to respect NEC decision 7 May 2021, 8:13 AM

The ANC in the Northern Cape has reacted with disappointment regarding  Ace Magashule's actions following his suspension from the party. ANC Provincial Secretary Deshi Ngxanga has urged Magashule to respect the decisions of the National Executive Committee.

Ramaphosa ‘dismayed’ by Magashule’s letter, will leave it to NEC to deal with it 6 May 2021, 8:05 PM

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has told the party's parliamentary caucus, that he only received Ace Magashule's so-called letter of "suspension" at 10PM Wednesday night.

Days of state capture are over, President Ramaphosa tells MPs 6 May 2021, 4:35 PM

The chief whip of the EFF, Floyd Shivambu, has questioned why President Cyril Ramaphosa is answering questions in the National Assembly.

DA to elect Western Cape leader before end of May 6 May 2021, 3:11 PM

The Democratic Alliance in the Western Cape is expected to elect an interim provincial leader before the end of the month.

VIDEO: President Ramaphosa Q&A session in the National Assembly hybrid sitting 6 May 2021, 1:50 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa answers oral questions during a hybrid National Assembly sitting Thursday afternoon.

President Ramaphosa to reply to oral questions during National Assembly sitting 6 May 2021, 9:14 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to answer oral questions during a hybrid National Assembly sitting on Thursday.

SANCO vows to challenge Magashule’s suspension in court 6 May 2021, 7:10 AM

The South African National Civic Organization (Sanco), in the Free State, has vowed to challenge Ace Magashule's suspension from the ANC in court.  Magashule has refused to comply with his suspension after being charged with corruption.

ANC responds to statement by Secretary General Ace Magashule 5 May 2021, 11:26 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) says it has noted the letter written by Secretary General Ace Magashule to the President of the ANC Cyril Ramaphosa.

Magashule writes letter to Ramaphosa, ‘suspending him’ 5 May 2021, 9:57 PM

Suspended ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule has written a letter to party President Cyril Ramaphosa, suspending him.

Several ANC branches in Mahikeng pledge support for Magashule 5 May 2021, 9:18 PM

African National Congress (ANC) members from 35 branches of the Mahikeng sub-region in the North West have condemned the immediate temporary suspension of Secretary-General Ace Magashule from the party.

Magashule’s temporary suspension will strengthen President Ramaphosa’s position in the ANC: Analyst 5 May 2021, 7:36 PM

Political analyst Dirk Kotze says Secretary-General Ace Magashule's suspension from the African National Congress (ANC) will strengthen President Cyril Ramaphosa's position in the party.

ANC temporarily suspends Magashule’s membership 5 May 2021, 4:45 PM

The African National Congress has temporarily suspended the membership of its Secretary-General Ace Magashule

VIDEO: State Capture Commission, Michael Mabuyakhulu testifies 5 May 2021, 4:15 PM

The Commission of Inquiry into State Capture Commission resumes with law enforcement-related evidence from  Michael Mabuyakhulu. LIVE proceedings below:    

Step aside resolution is to ensure ANC members do not cry foul about being politically targeted : Mbalula 5 May 2021, 3:02 PM

African National Congress (ANC) National Executive Member Fikile Mbalula has weighed in on the step aside resolution issue which is currently being debated in the party.

ANC to send suspension letters to members refusing to voluntarily step aside 5 May 2021, 8:23 AM

The African National Congress National Working Committee says letters of suspension will be sent later this week, to party members who are refusing to voluntarily step aside.

KwaZulu-Natal ANC deputy chair Mike Mabuyakhulu steps aside 4 May 2021, 6:53 PM

African National Congress (ANC) deputy provincial chairperson in KwaZulu-Natal, Mike Mabuyakhulu has decided to step aside from his position in line with the party’s resolution on those facing serious criminal charges. Mabuyakhulu is facing fraud and corruption charges in connection with a jazz music festival while he was still Economic Development MEC. Mabuyakhulu has become […]

ANC members refusing to step aside should be served with suspension letters: NWC 4 May 2021, 4:48 PM

The African National Congress's National Working Committee (NWC) has instructed that party members who refuse to step aside within the prescribed 30 days be served with suspension letters.

Bongani Bongo’s corruption case postponed to January next year 4 May 2021, 3:21 PM

Former State Security Minister, Bongani Bongo, his ex-wife, Sandile Nkosi, and ten others have appeared again briefly at the Nelspruit Magistrates Court in Mpumalanga on 69 counts of corruption, fraud, theft, money laundering and contravention of the Public Finance Management Act.

ANC NWC processing lists of those implicated, charged with wrongdoing 3 May 2021, 7:48 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) has concluded its much anticipated National Working Committee (NWC) on Monday afternoon.

Parliament resumes on Tuesday following a hiatus 3 May 2021, 7:00 PM

Parliament resumes its regular sessions this week, following a six-week hiatus. On Tuesday, the National Assembly Rules Committee will chart the way forward on the composition of the Section 194 committee that will probe whether Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane is fit to hold office.  Speaker Thandi Modise referred the matter to the committee following a […]

DA concerned about irregular expenditure incurred by Limpopo Education Department 3 May 2021, 6:03 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Limpopo Legislature has expressed concern about the irregular expenditure incurred by the provincial Education Department.

Judgment reserved in PAC leadership case 3 May 2021, 5:48 PM

Judgment in the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) leadership case has been reserved by the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria. Mzwanele Nyhontso, who's the leader of a faction of the PAC, wants to be pronounced as the legitimate leader.

Don’t use COVID-19 as excuse to shelve local polls, urges Minister Dlodlo 3 May 2021, 1:07 PM

State Security Minister Ayanda Dlodlo says the COVID-19 pandemic should not be used as an excuse to postpone local government elections in October.