Zuma to open charge against Downer on Thursday

21 October 2021, 5:47 AM
Former President Jacob Zuma is on Thursday expected to lay a criminal charge against the lead prosecutor in his criminal trial, Advocate Billy Downer.
ANC to hold press briefing amid calls for Zuma to resign 13 February 2018, 6:36 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) is expected to have a media briefing Tuesday afternoon following its 13 hour National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting on Monday.

Mbete under pressure to bring no confidence motion forward 13 February 2018, 6:34 AM

The Economic Freedom Fighters motion of no confidence is in the spotlight today as National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete faces a deadline to bring it forward or face court action.

SA President Jacob Zuma
Breaking: ANC gives President Zuma 48 hours to resign or will be recalled 12 February 2018, 11:33 PM

The ANC has given President Jacob Zuma 48 hours to resign or he will be recalled.

Mbete to engage relevant stakeholders regarding EFF’s motion of no confidence request 12 February 2018, 8:44 PM

National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete says she is consulting with all the relevant stakeholders on the Economic Freedom Fighter's application for the motion of no confidence in the President be scheduled for this week.

Motion of no confidence against de Lille to go ahead: DA 12 February 2018, 7:00 PM

The Democratic Alliance(DA) says a motion of no confidence scheduled for this week against the Executive Mayor of Cape Town Patricia de Lille, will go ahead as planned despite a legal challenge by De Lille

#ZumaMustGoNow march fails due to no show by public 12 February 2018, 6:47 PM

Tshwane metro police say organisers of the failed #ZumaMustGoNow march failed to meet the Gathering's Act requirements.

Opposition parties meet in a bid to oust Zuma 12 February 2018, 3:26 PM

Opposition parties are meeting as part of a joint effort to pressure President Jacob Zuma to leave office.

DA vows to challenge any amnesty condition granted to Zuma 12 February 2018, 2:28 PM

Democratic Alliance says it will accept nothing from the ANC National Executive but the removal of President Jacob Zuma.

ZumaMustGo march postponed 12 February 2018, 1:01 PM

The much anticipated #ZumaMustGo march to the Union Buildings has been postponed.

NEC meeting to close transition deadlock: Mathabatha 12 February 2018, 12:31 PM

African National Congress Limpopo Chairperson Stan Mathabatha is the latest senior party official to assure party members and the country at large that the NEC meeting taking place outside Pretoria Monday will close the transition impasse.

Tokyo Sexwale
ANC leaders need to be decisive: Sexwale 12 February 2018, 12:13 PM

The ANC's top leadership meets Monday to decide President Jacob Zuma's future.

Themba Godi
APC snubs Zuma’s removal meeting 12 February 2018, 9:54 AM

African People's Convention Leader Themba Godi says he has declined an invitation by opposition parties to attend a meeting to discuss the removal of President Jacob Zuma.

SA President Jacob Zuma
Clock is ticking for ANC decision on Zuma 12 February 2018, 9:07 AM

Monday is D-DAY for the African National Congress as the governing party's top leadership meet to decide the fate of President Jacob Zuma.

Protests against Jacob Zuma
ANC distances itself from ZumaMustGoNow march 12 February 2018, 8:34 AM

The African National Congress in Johannesburg says any members who are involved in a group calling itself #ZumaMustGoNow will face disciplinary action.

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Zuma’s continued stay in office angers SACP, Cosatu 12 February 2018, 8:01 AM

The ANC's alliance partners, the SACP and Cosatu have used the Nelson Mandela centennial celebrations in Cape Town to vent their unhappiness about President Jacob Zuma's continued stay in office.

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa urges ANC members to emulate Madiba 12 February 2018, 7:01 AM

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has appealed to the membership of his party to draw inspiration from the wisdom of late struggle icon, Nelson Mandela when they confront the issue of the future of President Jacob Zuma as Head of state.

SA President Jacob Zuma
ANC NEC pushes to clinch Zuma deal 12 February 2018, 5:59 AM

The African National Congress National Executive Committee holds a special meeting Monday to discuss President Jacob Zuma's future as Head of State.

‘Zuma Must Go’ campaign plans to march on Monday 11 February 2018, 9:15 PM

A group, who call themselves concerned members of the ANC alliance in Gauteng, say they might be compelled to seek intervention of the Zimbabwean army to help oust President Jacob Zuma.

11 February a day to celebrate for oppressed majority of SA: Ngcuka 11 February 2018, 9:00 PM

"11 February 1990, a day many will never forget" this according to Former National Prosecution Authority boss, Bulelani Ngcuka

Zuma issue to be finalised on Monday: Ramaphosa 11 February 2018, 6:27 PM

African National Congress (ANC) President, Cyril Ramaphosa, says the National Executive Committee will meet on Monday over President Jacob Zuma's future.

Mandela centenary offers ANC new beginning: Ramaphosa 11 February 2018, 3:48 PM

African National Congress( SA) President, Cyril Ramaphosa, says the Nelson Mandela centenary offers the ANC a new beginning.

There is no coalition between EFF and DA in Limpopo: Buthane 11 February 2018, 3:33 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Provincial Secretary in Limpopo Jossey Buthane says they stand neutral in the municipal councils though they had worked together with Democratic Alliance (DA) to remove ANC from governance in two municipalities in the province.

Hangwi Maumela
Maumela calls for national shutdown 11 February 2018, 1:02 PM

Gauteng African National Congress member Hangwi Maumela has called for a national shutdown in the country on Monday, if talks about President Jacob Zuma's exit plan are not concluded.

Political analyst Ralph Mathekga
ANC skeletons cause for delays in Zuma’s removal: Analyst 11 February 2018, 11:43 AM

Political analyst Ralph Mathekga says the current crisis in the African National Congress is as a result of some skeletons among the party's top six.

Zuma Must Go supporters hold a media briefing.
WATCH: #ZumaMustGo media briefing 11 February 2018, 11:34 AM

Disgruntled members of the South African Communist Party and African National Congress hold a media briefing to discuss their dissatisfaction on the latest developments with regards to President Jacob Zuma resignation.

President Jacob Zuma
Zuma family has confidence in current ANC leadership: Edward Zuma 11 February 2018, 6:51 AM

President Jacob Zuma's son, Edward, says the Zuma family has confidence in the current ANC leadership, adding that they will respect whatever decision it will take regarding the President's future.

IEC weighs in on two centres of power debate 10 February 2018, 8:38 PM

The Independent Electoral Commission ( IEC) has commented on growing calls that the Electoral Acts, must be amended.

Cele’s remarks on Magashule haunt him 10 February 2018, 6:56 PM

President Jacob Zuma’s son ,Edward Zuma , says he is going to lodge a complaint with the ANC against the party’s NEC member Bheki Cele for a blistering attack on the party’s secretary-general‚ Ace Magashule. During an ANC rally at Vryheid in northern KwaZulu-Natal earlier this month, Cele accused Magashule of destroying the party by […]

ANC’s Dr Kenneth Kaunda district conference cancelled due to disputes 10 February 2018, 5:32 PM

The North West ANC leadership has decided to postpone the elective regional conference of the Dr Kenneth Kaunda district. The conference was supposed to have been held in Wolmaranstad over this weekend. The postponement is as a result of some party members’ complaints and threats to interdict the conference. They alleged that bogus delegates were […]

Zuma shouldn’t be given amnesty: Mapaila 10 February 2018, 3:23 PM

As talks on the exit of President Jacob Zuma continue, the South African Communist Party (SACP) says it doesn't believe that he must get amnesty or something that prohibits criminal charges being laid against him.