President Ramaphosa invites public nominations for next Chief Justice

16 September 2021, 5:00 PM
President Cyril Ramaphosa is inviting public nominations for the next Chief Justice of South Africa. The term of the current Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng comes to an end on 11 October.
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New ANC leadership will be announced on Monday 17 December 2017, 9:12 PM

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.

Nominations concluded for ANC’s top six positions 17 December 2017, 7:43 PM

The African National Congress' 54th national elective congress currently underway in Johannesburg has concluded nominations for the top six positions.

Still a race to be decided…. 17 December 2017, 7:12 PM

Political analysts are of the the view that votes can go either way between the two main contenders in the race for ANC president.

Cosatu says new ANC leadership should not comprise 17 December 2017, 7:02 PM

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.

De Lille to consider legal action if DA removes her 17 December 2017, 6:31 PM

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says the Democratic Alliance (DA) has furnished her with reasons for her suspension from party activities.

Two ANC deputy Secretaries General to emerge from Nasrec- Kodwa 17 December 2017, 6:26 PM

African National Congress (ANC) National Spokesperson, Zizi Kodwa says this 54th elective conference could emerge with two Deputy-Secretaries General.

A broken symbiosis: The media and the liberation movement 17 December 2017, 5:06 PM

  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 resolves not to have two deputy presidents 17 December 2017, 4:18 PM

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 […]

ANC rejects reports on inflated numbers of delegates 17 December 2017, 1:21 PM

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.

ANC conference credentials finally adopted 17 December 2017, 12:34 PM

The ANC national elective conference credentials have finally been adopted.

Dlamini hails women in ANC leadership race 17 December 2017, 12:29 PM

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 […]

Seepe commends ANC for delaying conference 17 December 2017, 10:27 AM

Political Analyst Professor Sipho Seepe says the elective conference was one the most ferocious campaign by members of the ANC.

Conference is platform to save ANC: Chikane 17 December 2017, 10:20 AM

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.

WATCH: ANC’s 54th national elective conference 17 December 2017, 9:22 AM

The ANC's 54th national elective conference is entering its second day to elect the party's top brass. 

Mbete downplays backlash over Ramaphosa backing 17 December 2017, 8:33 AM

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 […]

WATCH: PBF Business Breakfast 17 December 2017, 8:18 AM

Minister of Trade and Industry, Rob Davies is addressing the Progressive Business Forum Business Breakfast.

‘Credentials’ delay process to elect ANC leadership 17 December 2017, 6:53 AM

The nomination and ultimately the election of African National Congress (ANC) president, national chairperson, secretary-general and treasurer-general did not happen Saturday night.

Mbete withdraws, endorses Cyril 16 December 2017, 11:27 PM

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.  

Mapaila criticises Zuma’s speech 16 December 2017, 9:53 PM

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.

‘Zuma’s speech lacked prospects of unity’: Analyst 16 December 2017, 9:33 PM

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.

Claims from Marikana shooting amount to more than R1 billion 16 December 2017, 8:53 PM

ANC President Jacob Zuma says government has received claims totalling more than R1 billion following the 2012 Marikana shooting.

Future of ANC is under threat: Zuma 16 December 2017, 8:03 PM

President Jacob Zuma says the future of the governing African National Congress (ANC) is under threat. 

[Watch]President Zuma opens the 54th ANC National Conference 16 December 2017, 7:12 PM

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.

ANC voting process 101 16 December 2017, 6:13 PM

SABC Researcher Maswele Ralabona explains the African National Congress’ process of voting for its top leadership.

Zuma calls for responsible leadership 16 December 2017, 6:07 PM

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.

Khoi-San demand recognition of their rights 16 December 2017, 5:48 PM

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.

ANC elective conference officially underway 16 December 2017, 4:42 PM

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.

Attempts underway to prevent contestation of ANC conference outcomes: Mahumapelo 16 December 2017, 4:38 PM

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.

We will not hold ANC elective conference at ransom: Zikalala 16 December 2017, 3:35 PM

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.

ANC Elective Conference almost ready to kick-off 16 December 2017, 3:34 PM

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 […]