Mixed reactions to JCC order that CJ Mogoeng apologise

5 March 2021, 6:19 PM
The JCC has ordered that the Chief Justice apologise unconditionally and retract statements relating to South Africa's stance on Israel that he made during a webinar hosted by the Jerusalem Post in June 2020.
Half of all by-elections held in SA are in KZN 26 February 2018, 6:03 PM

Fifty percent of the by-elections held nationally since 2011 have been in KwaZulu-Natal.

Ramaphosa to consult ahead of his anticipated cabinet reshuffle 26 February 2018, 4:03 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to widely consult ahead of his anticipated cabinet reshuffle.

Abrahams ready to make public announcement on Zuma’s case 26 February 2018, 3:15 PM

The decision whether or not to prosecute former President Jacob Zuma could be made in matter of days.

Phumulo Masualle
I have done fairly well as premier: Masualle 26 February 2018, 12:16 PM

Eastern Cape Premier, Phumulo Masualle says he has done fairly well as Premier despite mounting calls for his resignation.

DA, EFF members protest outside Gauteng legislature 26 February 2018, 12:08 PM

Protesters from the Democratic Alliance and the Economic Freedom Fighters have protested outside the Gauteng legislature where the Premier David Makhura delivered his State of the Province Address.

KDF ends coalition with DA 26 February 2018, 11:50 AM

The Karoo Development Front has ended its coalition with the Democratic Alliance in the Beaufort West municipality.

IEC to give testimony at Moerane Commission 26 February 2018, 11:12 AM

The Independent Electoral Commission is scheduled to testify on Monday before the Moerane commission investigating political killings in KwaZulu-Natal.

Blade Nzimande
SACP against 1% VAT increase: Nzimande 26 February 2018, 10:36 AM

South African Communist Party (SACP) General Secretary Blade Nzimande says the party is against the 1% VAT increase because it is intended to recover billions of rand stolen and taken to Dubai.

EFF Julius Malema
Parly to debate EFF’s Expropriation of Land without compensation motion 26 February 2018, 10:33 AM

The National Assembly is on Tuesday, expected to debate an Economic Freedom Fighters motion calling for the Expropriation of Land without compensation.

Mabe downplays Pandor Deputy President deployment 26 February 2018, 10:16 AM

African National Congress spokesperson, Pule Mabe has downplayed the rumours saying Naledi Pandor is set to become Deputy President of the country.

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.