Mokgethi appointed as Gauteng’s new health MEC

2 December 2020, 12:37 PM
Gauteng Premier David Makhura has announced that Dr. Nomathemba Mokgethi is the new health MEC. She is the former Social Development MEC.
South African Post Office honours anti-apartheid activist Helen Suzman 7 November 2017, 8:01 PM

The South African Post Office has unveiled a postage stamp to mark the 100 birthday of anti apartheid activist and MP Helen Suzman.

Johannesburg ANC accuses Mashaba of not using infrastructure grants 7 November 2017, 4:19 PM

The African National Congress in Johannesburg has accused city mayor Herman Mashaba of failing to spend over 280 million in infrastructure grant.

CWU refutes SABC collusion claims 7 November 2017, 11:45 AM

The Communication Workers Union (CWU) is denying allegations that collusion with SABC management could be the reason behind their decision to call off last week's workers strike.

Alliance needs re-configuring: SACP 7 November 2017, 10:05 AM

The ANC-SACP bilateral meeting aimed at unifying the tripartite alliance dragged till the late hours of last Sunday. This follows the Communist Party's call for President Jacob Zuma to step down and the subsequent removal of the SACP's General Secretary Blade Nzimande as Higher Education minister.

Eastern Cape ANC honours late struggle stalwarts 7 November 2017, 9:15 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) in the Eastern Cape has honoured a number of their struggle stalwarts in Port Elizabeth, in the Eastern Cape.

ANC slams Ramaphosa’s top six announcement 6 November 2017, 8:34 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) has slammed Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for publicly listing who he preferred to be elected at the ANC's elective conference next month

ANC presidential race playing out on Twitter 6 November 2017, 5:04 PM

Six of the seven candidates running for the presidential position to lead Africa’s oldest liberation movement, the African National Congress, have taken their campaigning to social media platforms in a major way.

ANC N Cape disgruntled members approach court to nullify provincial conference 6 November 2017, 4:07 PM

The Northern Cape has become the latest province where disgruntled ANC members are challenging the legality of a provincial elective conference.

ANC slams Ramaphosa’s Top Six choice announcement 6 November 2017, 3:59 PM

The ANC has criticised deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa for announcing at the weekend his choices for a new Top Six after the elective conference later next month. Ramaphosa announced NEC member Naledi Pandor as his preference for deputy president of the party. In a statement, the ANC has appealed to all presidential hopefuls to respect […]

ANC, SACP meet to discuss unity 6 November 2017, 2:41 PM

The much anticipated ANC-SACP bilateral meeting will start at the ANC headquarters in Johannesburg on Monday afternoon.

Mkhize not able to participate in branch general meeting 6 November 2017, 1:46 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize, who is one of the party presidential hopefuls, did not participate in his branch general meeting

Parly back in full swing as Zuma delivers annual address 6 November 2017, 6:42 AM

Parliament is back in full swing this week, with President Jacob Zuma delivering his annual address at the NCOP and various committee meetings will be sitting. The Ad Hoc Committee on the Funding of Political Parties resumes its work and ministers in the Governance Cluster will appear for oral replies to questions raised by MPs. […]

Efforts at uniting ANC, SACP to continue 6 November 2017, 6:05 AM

Efforts to bring unity within the African National Congress (ANC) led alliance will continue again Monday, with a bilateral meeting between the ANC and the South African Communist Party (SACP).

Ramaphosa announces Pandor as his preferred deputy 5 November 2017, 8:59 PM

ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced party NEC member Naledi Pandor as his preferred candidate for the deputy president position.

Zuma calls for unity within warring ANC factions 5 November 2017, 6:52 PM

President Jacob Zuma delivered a OR Tambo lecture in Kagiso on Gauteng's West Rand and he did not waste any time urging unity among the ANC's warring factions.

ANC in E Cape confident of unity before elective conference 5 November 2017, 6:32 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in the Eastern Cape is confident it will be united before the highly anticipated party's National Elective Conference in December.

Manyoni throws weight behind Ramaphosa 5 November 2017, 3:23 PM

Thabo Manyoni has urged supporters of Presidential hopeful Cyril Ramaphosa's campaign to be strong and support one another until the upcoming December National Elective Conference.

Tambo’s name used to insult other ANC comrades: Zuma 5 November 2017, 2:57 PM

President Jacob Zuma is delivering the keynote address for the OR Tambo lecture at the Chief Mogale Community Hall in Kagiso, west of Johannesburg.

DA wants Bongo properly investigated 5 November 2017, 1:45 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it has noted with concern reports that the Hawks are investigating newly-appointed State Security Minister Bongani Bongo.

DA to write to Reserve Bank of India over Guptas 5 November 2017, 1:28 PM

The Democratic Alliance says it will write to the governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Urjit Patel to report the Gupta family's accounts with the Bank of Baroda.

Limpopo ANC discuss credentials disputes 5 November 2017, 12:59 PM

The ANC's Waterberg regional leadership in Limpopo is again locked in a meeting with deployees from the party's National Executive Committee (NEC) and the Provincial Executive Committee (PEC) in Bela-Bela.

Tensions run high at Limpopo ANC conference 5 November 2017, 12:38 PM

A faction that is disputing the credentials and registration process at the African National Congress (ANC)'s Waterberg region in Limpopo is protesting at the entrance of the Bela-Bela local municipal offices where the registration process for delegates is expected to resume shortly.

Watch President Zuma on OR Tambo 5 November 2017, 12:04 PM

Watch Zuma, OR Tambo address

Dangor’s latest book honours generation of women 5 November 2017, 11:23 AM

Achmat Dangor’s literary work has been making waves in the South African literature landscape for more than three decades.

DA in Mpumalanga gunning for incompetent municipalities 5 November 2017, 10:01 AM

The DA in Mpumalanga says it will take legal action against municipalities that are failing to maintain their sewer systems.

ANC needs leaders with integrity: Ramaphosa 5 November 2017, 9:35 AM

ANCdeputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has called on delegates to the party's upcoming national elective conference to choose leaders who will move the country out of the current economic situation.

Mkhize condemns ‘bullying’ in ANC 5 November 2017, 6:26 AM

ANC presidential hopeful Zweli Mkhize has warned against using bullying tactics to prevent branches from nominating their preferred candidates for the party's national elective conference in December.

Ramaphosa on the campaign trail in Limpopo 4 November 2017, 9:14 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Deputy President and presidential hopeful, Cyril Ramaphosa, has called on delegates to the party's December elective conference to elect leaders who will move the country out of its current economic difficulties.

Sisulu pays tribute to OR Tambo 4 November 2017, 9:01 PM

Human Settlements Minister and ANC presidential hopeful, Lindiwe Sisulu ,says former ANC President Oliver Tambo had a strong moral background that guided him at all times.

DA calls for an investigation into the book “The President’s Keepers” 4 November 2017, 4:38 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) says it is watching with keen interest the saga surrounding the book titled “The President's Keepers" by Jacques Pauw.