ANC staff hope meeting with Mashatile will resolve non-payment of salaries

18 January 2022, 8:15 AM
Striking African National Congress (ANC) workers say they hope Tuesday’s meeting with the party's Treasurer-General, Paul Mashatile, will resolve the non-payment of their salaries.
LIVE: ANC media briefing on the state of readiness for the 110th anniversary 6 January 2022, 10:28 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) is briefing the media on the state of readiness for its upcoming 110th birthday celebration on January 8.

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa visits Mphahlele Tribal Council 6 January 2022, 10:15 AM

African National Congress (ANC) President Cyril Ramaphosa continues to criss-cross the Limpopo province on Thursday. He is visiting the Waterberg and Peter Mokaba Regions ahead of the party's 110th birthday celebrations this coming weekend.

Ramaphosa describes as concerning acts of vandalism at Constitutional Court 6 January 2022, 7:45 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has described as concerning, the acts of vandalism at the Constitutional Court in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. A 36-year-old man has been arrested after he allegedly used a hammer to smash windows at the Constitutional Court buildings.

ANC leadership squabbles affect provision of services, traditional leaders tell Mantashe 6 January 2022, 7:10 AM

Some traditional leaders in the Vhembe District in Limpopo have told African National Congress (ANC) national chairperson, Gwede Mantashe, that squabbles within the ANC leadership are affecting provision of services in communities.

We welcome the first part of the State Capture Commission report: Paul Mashatile 6 January 2022, 6:26 AM

African National Congress (ANC) Treasurer General Paul Mashatile says they welcome the first part of the State Capture Commission report that was handed over to President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday.

National Assembly building’s structural integrity needs to be tested before rebuilding: Architect 5 January 2022, 10:16 PM

The architect of the National Assembly building, Jack van der Lecq says the most critical part to rebuilding is to test the structural integrity of the building.

Lord Peter Hain encouraged by the first part of State Capture report 5 January 2022, 9:00 PM

Anti-apartheid activist Lord Peter Hain says he's encouraged by the first part of the State Capture Commission report saying that it puts the spotlight on British consultancy firm, Bain, for their deliberate dismantling of the South African Revenue Services (SARS) during the tenure of Commissioner Tom Moyane and the Presidency of Jacob Zuma.

ANC needs functioning branches across the country: Ramaphosa 5 January 2022, 7:00 PM

African National Congress (ANC) President Cyril Ramaphosa has challenged the party members to go back to the grassroots level and make sure the ANC is functional at the branch level.

Cape Town Fire Services still at Parliament to monitor possible flare ups 5 January 2022, 5:43 PM

A small team with two fire engines are constantly checking that the fire is completely extinguished before handing the site over to the police and the Department of Public Works to start their investigations.

Mabuza commits to dealing with challenges facing traditional leaders in Limpopo 5 January 2022, 4:47 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Deputy President David Mabuza has committed to visiting Limpopo next month in order to engage with traditional leaders about their challenges.

Parliament’s fire systems compliance to be checked: Mapisa-Nqakula 5 January 2022, 4:39 PM

The Speaker of the National Assembly Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula says an investigation to determine if fire systems at Parliament were compliant with regulations will commence once the precinct has been declared safe for inspection.

Mantashe confident proper decisions will be taken as recommended by State Capture report 5 January 2022, 3:00 PM

African National Congress (ANC) National Chairperson Gwede Mantashe says he is confident that proper decisions will be taken as recommended in the State Capture Commission's first report.

LIVE: Parliament Fire Update: 05 January 2022 5 January 2022, 12:10 PM

Cape Town Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis is about to brief the media to thank the firefighters who helped to contain the fire at Parliament. The fire broke out on Sunday and caused extensive damage to the old and new National Assembly buildings.

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa visits BaPedi Kingdom 5 January 2022, 11:51 AM

African National Congress (ANC) top leaders are spending the week in Limpopo, building up to the party's 110th birthday celebrations.

Zuma delayed process of State Capture Inquiry: Madonsela 5 January 2022, 10:48 AM

Former Public Protector Advocate Thuli Madonsela who first ordered the establishment of the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture has blamed former President Jacob Zuma for delaying the process of the Inquiry.

LIVE: ANC Deputy President David Mabuza is engaging with traditional leaders in Polokwane 5 January 2022, 10:34 AM

ANC Deputy President David Mabuza is engaging with traditional leaders in Polokwane, Limpopo. Mabuza is in the province ahead of the ANC January 8 Statement address on Saturday.

LIVE: ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa paying visit to the BaPedi regent 5 January 2022, 10:28 AM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa is paying a courtesy visit to the BaPedi regent in Sekhukhune Limpopo. Ramaphosa is in the province ahead of the ANC January 8 Statement address on Saturday.

Reform of the criminal justice administration should be considered: Advocate Paul Hoffman 5 January 2022, 8:38 AM

Director of Accountability Now, Advocate Paul Hoffman says following the release of the first batch of the State Capture report, first consideration should be to reform the criminal justice administration.

ANC to embark on four-day visit with traditional leaders in Limpopo 5 January 2022, 7:35 AM

The African National Congress's top four will on Wednesday meet with various traditional leaders across Limpopo as part of its four-day 110th birthday celebrations.

Nehawu and Parliament agree to end public spat over cause of fire 4 January 2022, 8:37 PM

Parliament and the workers union Nehawu have agreed to end their public spat regarding the causes of the fire at the precinct.

Part One of State Capture Report 4 January 2022, 7:17 PM

The first part of the State Capture Commission's report has been made available to the public. It was officially handed over to President Cyril Ramaphosa by the Commission's Chair, Acting Chief Justice Raymond Zondo on Tuesday afternoon. 

Part One of the State Capture report will be made available by Tuesday evening: Ramaphosa 4 January 2022, 6:15 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says Part One of the report into State Capture will be made available by Tuesday evening. Ramaphosa made the announcement during the official handover of the first part of the report at the Union Buildings a short while ago.

Water-bombing Parliament fire would not have served any purpose: Cape Town Fire Chief 4 January 2022, 5:46 PM

The Chief Fire Officer of the City of Cape Town Ian Schnetler says internal fire fighting is the best method to combat a structural fire such as the one that broke out in Parliament's National Assembly building.

Man accused of Parliament fire plans to plead not guilty: Lawyer 4 January 2022, 4:15 PM

The lawyer of the man accused of causing the devastating fire at Parliament, says his client plans on pleading not guilty.

GALLERY: Fire that gutted Parliament 4 January 2022, 3:54 PM

A fire broke out in the Parliament precinct in Cape Town on Sunday, which resulted in extensive damage to historic buildings.

Logistics for January 8 statement event in Limpopo are in place: ANC 4 January 2022, 3:07 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in Limpopo says all logistical arrangements are in place to host the party's annual January 8 statement and 110th anniversary in Polokwane.

DA, EFF in Mpumalanga send condolences following passing of Emalahleni mayor 4 January 2022, 2:34 PM

Opposition parties in Mpumalanga have sent condolences to the Malatjie's family following the passing of the Executive Mayor of EMalahleni Linah Malatjie.

DA calls for independent forensic investigation into Parliament fire 4 January 2022, 1:39 PM

The DA has called for an independent forensic investigation into the fire that has destroyed the buildings of Parliament. Chief Whip Natasha Mazzone says the police themselves cannot investigate the incident.

Bail application of man implicated in Parliament fire postponed to next week 4 January 2022, 12:36 PM

The bail application of the 49-year-old man implicated in the burning of Parliament has been postponed to Tuesday next week by the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

Application by DIA to stop release of State Capture report struck off the roll 4 January 2022, 12:10 PM

The high court in Johannesburg has struck off the roll an application brought by lobby group Democracy In Action seeking to stop President Cyril Ramaphosa from receiving the first instalment of the State Capture report on Tuesday afternoon.