EFF MPs found guilty of contempt of Parliament to make representations

4 March 2021, 9:15 PM
Parliament's Powers and Privileges Committee will invite the 16 Economic Freedom Fighters MPs, who were found guilty of contempt of Parliament, to make representations before a decision around sanctions is made.
Nehawu welcomes Mgidlana’s pending suspension 9 November 2017, 9:18 AM

Trade union NEHAWU Parliament branch says the fact that Parliamentary secretary Gengezi Mgidlana could be placed on precautionary suspension serves him right.

ANC at risk of losing majority in 2019: Mashatile 9 November 2017, 6:20 AM

African National Congress (ANC) Gauteng Chairperson Paul Mashatile says the party could lose its majority in the 2019 elections. Mashatile says there are potential parties which the ANC could form a coalition government with. He spoke exclusively to the SABC on how critical the outcomes of the ANC’s elective conference are towards uniting the party. […]

Mkhize slams slate politics in the ANC 8 November 2017, 8:10 PM

African National Congress (ANC) presidential hopeful and the party's current National Treasurer, Dr Zweli Mkhize, says he is against naming his preferred leadership team

More branches in N. Cape ANC support Cyril Ramaphosa 8 November 2017, 6:48 PM

With the African National Congress national elective conference is now just weeks away, the majority of the branches in the Northern Cape have shown support for the CR17 campaign.

Old flag represents worst of SA: Hatang 8 November 2017, 12:20 PM

Many South Africans have ensued in a heated debate after the #BlackMonday protest last week where some farmers displayed the old South African flag, an image for the majority that represents the oppressive and violent apartheid era.

Ramaphosa makes it on Chiawelo’s branch nomination list 7 November 2017, 8:38 PM

The deadline for the ANC nominations from branches is looming with several branches yet to meet.

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.