Ramaphosa places Ndabeni-Abrahams on special leave

8 April 2020, 11:11 AM
President Cyril Ramaphosa has placed Communications and Digital Technologies Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams on special leave for two months, one month of which will be unpaid. This follows the revelation on social media that Ndabeni- Abrahams recently violated COVID-19 lockdown rules.
Trollip’s future rests in EFF hands 29 November 2017, 9:39 PM

The future of Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, the Democratic Alliance (DA) Athol Trollip and Speaker Jonathan Lawack rests in the hands of the EFF as opposition parties table a motion of no confidence in the two.

DA rubbishes ANC claims in parly 29 November 2017, 9:15 PM

DA Chief Whip John Steenhuisen has rubbished claims by five ANC MP's that ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu colluded with the DA to have a motion on State Capture debated in Parliament Tuesday night.

ANC Whip approaches Mantashe about MPs conduct 29 November 2017, 8:19 PM

ANC Chief Whip in Parliament Jackson Mthembu has laid a complaint with the ANC Secretary General to investigate the five MPs for their utterances.

Court ruling on FS ANC saga bitter sweet: Manyoni 29 November 2017, 7:21 PM

Free State ANC Provincial Deputy Chairperson and former Mayor of Mangaung Thabo Manyoni says the court ruling calling off the province elective conference is a bitter sweet victory.

Icasa confirms receiving DA’s letter over MultiChoice, SABC kickbacks 29 November 2017, 3:39 PM

The Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (Icasa) has confirmed that it has received a letter from the Democratic Alliance (DA) following new kickback allegations against Multichoice and the SABC.

Alleged bribe prompts replacement of Vanara 29 November 2017, 12:12 PM

The Presidency has confirmed on Tuesday that President Jacob Zuma has been briefed by National Assembly Speaker, Baleka Mbete on allegations of interference by the State Security Minister Bongani Bongo, in the inquiry by the Public Enterprises Committee, on Eskom's affairs.

F State ANC officially endorses Dlamini-Zuma as next president 29 November 2017, 11:36 AM

The ANC in the Free State has become the first province to officially endorse Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as its preferred candidate to become the party's next president.

Court to rule on Bloemfontein ANC case 29 November 2017, 11:21 AM

A court battle between two ANC factions in the Free State is expected to end when the high court in Bloemfontein delivers its verdict at midday.

Eastern Cape ANC to name preferred candidate on Thursday 29 November 2017, 11:10 AM

The ANC in the Eastern Cape is set to pronounce on its preferred candidate for the national party leadership on Thursday.

Multichoice offered to pay SABC for political influence over digital migration: DA 29 November 2017, 10:43 AM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says minutes of the SABC board meeting have revealed that MultiChoice sought to pay the public broadcaster R100 million for its 24-hour news channel, in exchange for the SABC's political influence over digital migration.

Carrim defends passing of Insurance Bill 29 November 2017, 9:06 AM

Parliament's Finance Committee Chairperson, African National Congress MP Yunus Carrim has rejected the arguments by Democratic Alliance (DA) MP David Maynier that there was insufficient public participation on the Insurance Bill.

ANC confident of victory in Metsimaholo by-election 29 November 2017, 6:15 AM

The African National Congress in the Free State is confident that it will come out victorious as the Metsimaholo Local Municipality holds its by-election on Wednesday after a coalition collapsed.

State capture claims taken seriously: ANC 29 November 2017, 6:03 AM

The ANC says it is taking allegations of state capture seriously.

Free State nominates Dlamini-Zuma as preferred candidate for ANC president 28 November 2017, 9:10 PM

The Free State nominations for the African National Congress (ANC) top six have been revealed.

YCL, Nehawu call for government to shutdown Israeli embassy 28 November 2017, 8:41 PM

The Young Communist League in Gauteng, Free Palestine Movement and the labour union Nehawu have jointly called for the government to shut down the Israeli embassy in the country and the South African embassy office in Tel Aviv.

All systems go for Wednesday’s Metsimaholo municipality by-elections 28 November 2017, 8:28 PM

The Independent Electoral Commission says it is all systems go for Wednesday’s much anticipated by-elections in the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State.

ANC F State to go ahead with provincial elective conference 28 November 2017, 3:43 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in the Free State says it will to go ahead with its provincial elective conference this coming weekend despite continuing disputes in close to 50 provincial branches.

WATCH: National Assembly debates State Capture 28 November 2017, 2:40 PM

State Capture is under the spotlight in Parliament on Tuesday.

Gloves off for SACP and ANC 28 November 2017, 12:00 PM

The communist party will be contesting their elections for the first time ever against its alliance partner the ANC. Political experts will test the SACPSs popularity outside of its alliance partners.

ANC caucus in parly notes bribery allegations against Bongo 28 November 2017, 9:06 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) caucus in Parliament says it has noted Eskom inquiry evidence leader, Nthuthuzelo Vanara's bribery allegations against State Security Minister, Bongani Bongo.

Free State ANC elective conference may not go ahead 28 November 2017, 7:20 AM

There are concerns that the ANC elective conference in the Free State might not go ahead as planned at the weekend.

Watch Special Assignment: Metsimaholo municipality by-elections, 27 Novemeber 2017 27 November 2017, 9:03 PM

No political party won a majority of the vote in Metsimaholo Municipality after last year’s fiercely contested local government elections, forcing parties to enter into a power-sharing deal.

SACP’s decision to contest by-elections in Free State receives mixed reactions 27 November 2017, 8:15 PM

The South African Communist Party (SACP) has rejected any suggestions that the decision to contest bi-elections in the Metsimaholo Local Municipality in the Free State is an attempt to test waters ahead of the 2019 general elections.

ANC delegation visits N. West to resolve BGM’s challenges 27 November 2017, 7:54 PM

Twenty two African National Congress branches in the North West have been instructed to re-run their Branch General Meetings.

Mthembu says Eskom inquiry should leave no stone unturned 27 November 2017, 4:05 PM

The African National Congress Caucus has expressed concern over allegations of bribery attempts by State Security Minister Bongani Bongo.

Ramaphosa sees nothing wrong with Zuma dinner 27 November 2017, 9:01 AM

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says there is nothing sinister about the dinner that he and six other ANC presidential hopefuls had with President Jacob Zuma.

Eastern Cape ANC meets to elect top six 27 November 2017, 8:29 AM

The ANC executive committee in the Eastern Cape is meeting this morning to collate information from branch general meetings on nominations for next month's conference.

W Cape opts for Ramaphosa as next ANC president 27 November 2017, 7:05 AM

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has been announced as the Western Cape's preferred candidate for the African National Congress’s (ANC) president.

Angry crowd disrupts Gordhan address 27 November 2017, 6:10 AM

A local fundraising dinner at KwaDukuza, north of Durban with former Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, as guest speaker has been disrupted by an angry crowd wearing ANC T-Shirts.

Issues attributed to nominations process may derail ANC conference 26 November 2017, 9:10 PM

As African National Congress Provincial Councils start consolidating branch nominations for President Jacob Zuma's successor, challenges to the nominations process threaten to derail the conference.