Leon van Wyk elected executive mayor of George

23 May 2020, 3:45 PM
 The George Council, in the Southern Cape,  has elected  a new mayor in a virtual council meeting.
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WATCH: EFF media briefing 15 February 2018, 11:24 AM

EFF is briefing the media following the resignation of President Jacob Zuma.

ANC presidency, State presidency should run concurrently: Mahumapelo 15 February 2018, 11:19 AM

North West ANC chairperson Supra Mahumapelo says it is now time for the ANC to consider having the presidency of the governing party and that of the state running concurrently.

SONA set for Friday 15 February 2018, 10:38 AM

It's now official that the State of the Nation Address will take place Friday evening.

Amnesty calls on Zuma’s successor to address human rights 15 February 2018, 10:00 AM

Amnesty International has called on President Jacob Zuma’s successor to address human rights as violations of these were a regular event under the former president.

Painful moment for ANC: Duarte 15 February 2018, 8:32 AM

Jacob Zuma's resignation was a painful moment for South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC), the party's deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte said on Wednesday night.

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng
Mogoeng to swear in new president 15 February 2018, 8:22 AM

Officials in Parliament are preparing for the swearing-in of the new president of the Republic on Thursday.

Cosatu welcomes Zuma’s resignation 15 February 2018, 8:16 AM

Trade union, Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has welcomed Jacob Zuma's resignation from the Presidency.

‘Zuma’s resignation allows opportunity for new beginning’ 15 February 2018, 7:13 AM

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says President Jacob Zuma has done a lot of damage to the country.

DA welcomes court decision on de Lille motion of no confidence 15 February 2018, 6:36 AM

The DA in the Western Cape has welcomed a ruling by the High Court in Cape Town on how a motion of no confidence in Mayor Patricia de Lille should be conducted.

New president to be elected following Zuma resignation 15 February 2018, 6:00 AM

The ANC Caucus says a new president will be elected now that Jacob Zuma has resigned.

Zuma, allies should face prosecution: UDM 15 February 2018, 5:45 AM

The UDM says now that President Jacob Zuma has resigned, he and his allies should face prosecution.

Jacob Zuma has resigned as State President
Zuma resigns as SA president 14 February 2018, 11:28 PM

President Jacob Zuma has announced his resignation as the State President of South Africa.

Jesse Duarte
ANC media conference 14 February 2018, 11:10 PM

ANC media conference following Zuma resignation

SA President Jacob Zuma
WATCH: President Jacob Zuma addresses the nation 14 February 2018, 9:58 PM

President Jacob Zuma addresses the Nation in the light of the decision by the ANC to recall him.

Julius Malema
Malema refutes Zuma’s claim on Mbeki 14 February 2018, 9:56 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema on Wednesday refuted President Jacob Zuma’s assertions that he did not support the recall of former president Thabo Mbeki in 2008.

Supra Mahumapelo
Supra Mahumapelo warns ANC 14 February 2018, 9:44 PM

North West ANC Chairperson Supra Mahumapelo has warned the ANC against voting with the opposition to remove President Jacob Zuma.

Phumzile Van Damme
DA National Spokesperson Phumzile van Damme quits 14 February 2018, 8:32 PM

Phumzile van Damme on Wednesday unexpectedly announced that she had resigned as the national spokesperson of the Democratic Alliance.

Collen Maine
ANCYL welcomes ANC decision to recall Zuma 14 February 2018, 8:06 PM

The Africa National Congress Youth League says it supports the mother body's decision to recall President Jacob Zuma.

SA President Jacob Zuma
No explanation, no resignation: Zuma 14 February 2018, 6:20 PM

President Jacob Zuma has refused to step down, saying the African National Congress NEC has not provided him with reasons to leave office.

John Steenhuisen
SA will have new state president by Thursday: DA 14 February 2018, 5:02 PM

The Democratic Alliance says that by Thursday, South Africa will have a new State President.

WATCH: ANC media briefing 14 February 2018, 4:18 PM

ANC National Spokesperson, Pule Mabe addresses the media on the President Jacob Zum

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete
Mbete forwards EFF’S motion 14 February 2018, 3:48 PM

National Assembely Speaker Baleka Mbete has agreed to reschedule an Economic Freedom Fighters motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma on Thursday.

SA President Jacob Zuma
Zuma maintains he has done nothing wrong 14 February 2018, 3:22 PM

President Jacob Zuma is adamant that the African National Congress National Executive Committee has not given him reasons for its decision to recall him and maintains he has done nothing wrong

EXCLUSIVE: Zuma speaks to SABC 14 February 2018, 2:16 PM

President Jacob Zuma Speaks from Union Building in Pretoria.

Zuma must resign or face no confidence motion: ANC 14 February 2018, 1:11 PM

African National Congress Treasurer General Paul Mashatile says the deadline to recall President Jacob Zuma is on Wednesday and that a motion of no confidence will proceed in Parliament tomorrow.

WATCH: ANC Special Caucus 14 February 2018, 12:44 PM

The ANC special caucus is underway in Parliament.

EFF postpones no confident vote court plea 14 February 2018, 12:00 PM

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has decided to postpone its court challenge against National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete to force her to schedule a no confidence motion on President Jacob Zuma for this week.

DA lauds Hawks for swoop on Gupta home 14 February 2018, 11:37 AM

The opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) says it "welcomes" the early morning swoop by the Hawks at the Saxonworld home Gupta brothers on Wednesday.

Zuma has no card to play: Ndletyana 14 February 2018, 9:34 AM

The Nelson Mandela Foundation says it commends the ANC NEC for their decision to recall President Jacob Zuma, as South Africans have reached a point where they can no longer wait for him to step down.

Mandela Foundation commends Zuma recall decision 14 February 2018, 9:30 AM

The Nelson Mandela Foundation says it commends the ANC NEC for their decision to recall President Jacob Zuma.