South Africans will most likely on Monday hear who the new African National Congress (ANC) president will be. The election process started late Sunday afternoon for the top six positions of the ANC.
The African National Congress' 54th national elective congress currently underway in Johannesburg has concluded nominations for the top six positions.
Political analysts are of the the view that votes can go either way between the two main contenders in the race for ANC president.
Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) says that the new leadership of the African National Congress (ANC) should not comprise people who are looking to be deployed to government positions.
Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says the Democratic Alliance (DA) has furnished her with reasons for her suspension from party activities.
African National Congress (ANC) National Spokesperson, Zizi Kodwa says this 54th elective conference could emerge with two Deputy-Secretaries General.
The African National Congress’s National Conference has a rich history with its roots stemming in 1912. In March 1913, The South African Native National Convention (SANNC) who would later be renamed the ANC, met for its first inaugral annual conference with approximately 106 delegates. Fast forward to 2017, the ANC has a whopping 4776 […]
ANC National spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says this 54th elective conference could emerge with two deputy-secretary generals. He says however they have resolved not to have two deputy presidents as was proposed during the policy conference in June this year. Kodwa says delegates will make a decision on the issue when the nomination process resumes later […]
Outgoing ANC deputy secretary-general Jesse Duarte, has rejected reports that the numbers of delegates who are to vote in Sunday's national elective conference have been inflated.
The ANC national elective conference credentials have finally been adopted.
African National Congress (ANC) Women’s League president, Bathabile Dlamini says the organisation is proud that three women had joined the race for the party’s top position. ANC Member of Parliament, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, is a frontrunner in the race to succeed President Jacob Zuma. She is going up against Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. Lindiwe Sisulu, who […]
Political Analyst Professor Sipho Seepe says the elective conference was one the most ferocious campaign by members of the ANC.
The race for the African National Congress leadership will reach an epic point when delegates meeting in Nasrec, Johannesburg, to nominate candidates to succeed President Jacob Zuma as leader of the governing party.
The ANC's 54th national elective conference is entering its second day to elect the party's top brass.
Outgoing African National Congress (ANC) national chairperson Baleka Mbete says she is not worried about any backlash following her decision to officially endorse Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa for the position of party president. Mbete who has availed herself to serve in the top leadership of the party made the announcement Saturday night. Leadership contestation at […]
Minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies is addressing the Progressive Business Forum Business Breakfast.
The nomination and ultimately the election of African National Congress (ANC) president, national chairperson, secretary-general and treasurer-general did not happen Saturday night.
African National Congress (ANC) Presidential hopeful Baleka Mbete announced on Saturday that she would withdraw her quest to be party president and will now throw her weight behind Cyril Ramaphosa.
South African Communist Party (SACP) leader, Solly Mapaila, has criticised President Jacob Zuma's speech at the official opening of the ANCs 54th National Elective Conference in Nasrec in Johannesburg.
Political Analyst, Mcebisi Ndletyana, has described ANC President Jacob Zuma's farewell speech as having lacked prospects of unity within the party and its alliance partners.
ANC President Jacob Zuma says government has received claims totalling more than R1 billion following the 2012 Marikana shooting.
President Jacob Zuma says the future of the governing African National Congress (ANC) is under threat.
President Jacob Zuma opens the 54th ANC National Elective Conference at Nasrec in Johannesburg. Zuma delivers his last political address as party leader after his ten year stint at the helm of the governing party.
SABC Researcher Maswele Ralabona explains the African National Congress’ process of voting for its top leadership.
African National Congress (ANC) President Jacob Zuma has warned against reckless actions by party leaders who are given the responsibility to make decisions affecting the economy.
The Khoi-San want government to recognise them as the first nation of South Africa, for their language to be made official and the Coloured identity to be removed.
Proceedings are now underway as the 54th African National Congress (ANC) elective conference kicks off at Nasrec, Johannesburg. The conference got off to a slow start, as delegates waited for almost seven hours before the opening.
North West ANC Chairperson Supra Mahumapelo says attempts are currently underway to prevent the contesting of the outcome of the party's 54th National Elective Conference.
Chairperson of the African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal, Sihle Zikalala, says they will not hold the ANC elective conference at ransom due to the court battles taking place on the party's internal matters.
Provincial delegates at the 54th African National Congress are already seated as they wait for the plenary to get underway, which was schedule to start at 2pm. There was a lot of singing and dancing as delegates made their way to the venue . The songs centered mostly on on the two leading candidates to […]