Factions of ANC benefitted from monies stolen from State Security: Inspector General

12 May 2021, 12:51 PM
Inspector General of Intelligence, Setlhomamaru Dintwe says he has raised the prevalence of nepotism in the cadet programme of the State Security Agency (SSA).
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Ramaphosa calls on journalists to maintain their credibility 3 May 2021, 12:30 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged journalists to maintain their credibility by not allowing themselves or their platforms to be used to fight political battles or settle scores on behalf of vested interests.

Zuma should not be allowed to undermine SA’s democracy: Outa 3 May 2021, 10:45 AM

The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) and the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation say former President Jacob Zuma should not be allowed to undermine the country's democracy by defying a ruling of the Constitutional Court.

Mahumapelo insists his ANC membership is intact as messages of support flow in at church service 3 May 2021, 6:52 AM

Former ANC North West Chairperson and Premier Supra Mahumapelo attended a church service organised by the Pastors' Forum in Lefatlheng Village in Moretele, in the North West.

Corruption and infighting among leaders lead SA to despair: Holomisa 2 May 2021, 8:26 PM

United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader, Bantu Holomisa, says corruption and infighting continue to challenge the country. He says this has led South Africa to despair.

DA in Limpopo urges EFF to constructively engage with ZZ2 farm 2 May 2021, 6:45 PM

The Democratic Alliance in Limpopo is urging the EFF to start constructive discussions with the owners of  ZZ2 farms in Limpopo. The EFF led a protest action outside ZZ2 offices on Saturday, outside Magoebaskloof, as part of its Labour Day Activities.   

KZN govt asks Presidency to declare state funeral for Queen Mantfombi Dlamini Zulu 2 May 2021, 10:40 AM

Premier of KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala,  says he has submitted a request to His Excellency President Cyril Ramaphosa for the granting of the state funeral to be determined by the Presidency.

ANC step aside resolution likely to influence on party’s electoral base: Analyst 2 May 2021, 6:00 AM

Political analyst Lesiba Teffo says the African National Congress (ANC) step aside resolution is likely to have a devastating impact on the party's electoral base ahead of the October 27 local government elections.

Workers
Political parties lament ‘little to celebrate on May Day’ 1 May 2021, 6:50 PM

Many of the country's political parties believe there is little to celebrate on May Day this year.

Calls for unity, end of exploitation and more jobs reverberate as political parties hail workers 1 May 2021, 12:30 PM

Workers' Day was born from the protracted struggle for workers' rights and social justice of the late 1800s. It has been a holiday in many countries since 1891.

Criminally charged ANC members to know their fate next week 1 May 2021, 9:26 AM

The party's National Executive Committee (NEC) gave the affected members 30 days to step aside or face suspension at its last meeting at the end of March.

Opposition parties express concerns on parliamentary oversight role, blame ruling party 30 April 2021, 9:53 PM

Some opposition parties in Parliament have criticised the testimonies made by both National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise and President Cyril Ramaphosa at the State Capture Commission.

Modise acquitted on all charges of animal cruelty 30 April 2021, 3:42 PM

The Potchefstroom Regional Court in the North West has acquitted National Assembly Speaker  Thandi Modise on all charges of animal cruelty against her.

HIGHLIGHTS: Ramaphosa at Zondo Commission 30 April 2021, 1:07 PM

Following two days of grilling at the Commission of Inquiry into allegations of State Capture, African National Congress (ANC) President Cyril Ramaphosa has admitted to some of the error of judgments the ruling party has made over the years.

ANC members facing criminal charges trying to evade step-aside resolution: Mathekga 30 April 2021, 10:35 AM

Political analyst, Dr Ralph Mathekga, says African National Congress (ANC) members who are facing criminal charges are trying to make the step aside resolution a technical issue.

State capture revelations testament to Africa’s serious leadership challenges: Mbeki 30 April 2021, 6:54 AM

Former president Thabo Mbeki says what many witnesses have told the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture shows that the African continent has serious leadership challenges.

EXCLUSIVE | Supra Mahumapelo speaks to SABC News about his suspension from the ANC 29 April 2021, 8:00 PM

Former ANC chairperson and former Premier of the North West Supra Mahumapelo says he is still a member of the party.

Cyril Ramaphosa
IN BRIEF: Highlights of Ramaphosa’s testimony at the State Capture Inquiry 29 April 2021, 6:00 PM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa says he regrets that the party delayed investigating allegations of state capture through parliament's committees in 2016, but denies that this was due to deliberate resistance.

Herman Mashaba
Mashaba suggests decentralization of rail management 29 April 2021, 2:42 PM

ActionSA President Herman Mashaba is set to ask Transport Minister Fikele Mbalula to investigate why the R102 million Greenview Train Station in Mamelodi East in Pretoria, is now derelict.

LIVE | State Capture Inquiry, ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa, Part 2 29 April 2021, 2:00 PM

African National Congress (ANC) President Cyril Ramaphosa has told the State Capture Commission of Inquiry that it is untrue that his election at the party’s 54th national conference in 2017 was bought. Ramaphosa continues with his testimony on Thursday afternoon.

ACDP commends private prosecution against Thandi Modise 29 April 2021, 1:24 PM

The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) has commended the private prosecution against National Assembly Speaker Thandi Modise. Modise is on trial for alleged animal cruelty that happened at her farm while she was still the Premier of the North West.

Ramaphosa defends ANC MPs’ need to toe the party line 29 April 2021, 1:00 PM

The ANC President says it is practice the world over that parties exercise discipline over their members who are taken to Parliament on a party list and it is only in exceptional cases where he believes that members should vote with their conscience.

ANC’s response to Gupta family’s influence was delayed: Ramaphosa 29 April 2021, 11:37 AM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa says he regrets that the governing ANC delayed in investigating state capture through parliament's committees, but denies that this was due to deliberate resistance.

Mahumapelo will fight five-year suspension: Analyst 29 April 2021, 10:15 AM

Political analyst at the North West University Professor Andre Duvenhage says he expects a fight back from Supra Mahumapelo, following his five year suspension from the ANC.

ANC’s Mangaung region throws weight behind NEC’s step-aside resolution 29 April 2021, 9:57 AM

The African National Congress (ANC's) Mangaung region in the Free State has thrown its weight behind the National Executive Committee's (NEC) resolution that members who are charged with corruption should step aside.

VIDEO: State Capture Inquiry, ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa testifies 29 April 2021, 9:00 AM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa is testifying for a second day at the State Capture Inquiry.

Mahumapelo’s suspension hailed as proof that no one is above the ANC 29 April 2021, 7:38 AM

Former Chairperson of the ANC in North West, Supra Mahumapelo, says he will respond to his suspension from the party in a media briefing on Thursday.

ANC’s Dugmore accuses DA of double standards 29 April 2021, 6:25 AM

The ANC leader in the Western Cape Provincial Legislature, Cameron Dugmore, has accused the DA of applying double standards in dealing with party members.

Ramaphosa expected to be quizzed about his 2017 ANC Presidential Campaign 29 April 2021, 5:00 AM

African National Congress (ANC) President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to be quizzed about his 2017 ANC Presidential Campaign at the State Capture Commission in Johannesburg on Thursday. 

ANC alliance members hopes party members will take lessons from Mahumapelo’s suspension 28 April 2021, 10:05 PM

The alliance partners of the ANC say they hope other members of the ANC will learn from Supra Mahumapelo suspension that no one is above the party.  

DA calls on Ramaphosa to make ‘full disclosure’ at the Zondo Commission 28 April 2021, 9:15 PM

Political parties have called on State Capture Commission Chairperson, Deputy Chief Justice, Raymond Zondo not to favour ANC president, Cyril Rampahosa as he makes his appearance. The parties have vowed to picket for the duration of Ramaphosa's testimony at the Commission.