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.
Zuma refuses to step down: Reports 5 February 2018, 6:05 AM

Unconfirmed reports say President Jacob Zuma has refused to step down, after meeting the ANC top six officials at his official residence in Pretoria Sunday night.

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BLF to march in support of Zuma 4 February 2018, 9:58 PM

African National Congress members in Gauteng say they are prepared to defend Luthuli House in Johannesburg with force if need be when the Black First Land First movement  along with other groups march to the party's headquarters on Monday.

DA party leader Mmusi Maimane.
We will defend our land: Zulu King 4 February 2018, 9:25 PM

The Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini has warned that his people will vigorously defend their land against those who think they can easily expropriate it.

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IFP leader admits to challenges plaguing the party 4 February 2018, 9:11 PM

Inkatha Freedom Party President, Inkosi Mangosuthu Buthelezi, says the party has decided to postpone its provincial and national conference due to internal squabbles.

ANC leadership meets President Zuma 4 February 2018, 7:12 PM

African National Congress top officials are due to meet with President Jacob Zuma on Sunday evening, presumably to discuss his departure from office.

President Jacob Zuma is under pressure to resign.
Expectations as President Zuma’s future is in limbo 4 February 2018, 5:30 PM

The ANC's top leadership has the envious task of convincing President Jacob Zuma to step down.

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa wont attend ANC top six meeting 4 February 2018, 4:18 PM

It's understood that ANC President's Cyril Ramaphosa won't be part of the Sunday night meeting with President Jacob Zuma.

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has said that the "civil war" by #HandsOffZuma are empty threats.
“Civil war” threats are empty says Holomisa 4 February 2018, 4:02 PM

Those warning of civil war if President Jacob Zuma is recalled by the African National Congress are spouting “empty threats”, United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa said on Sunday.

African National Congress president Cyril Ramaphosa.
ANC top six visits traditional leaders in Limpopo 4 February 2018, 3:19 PM

African National Congress president Cyril Ramaphosa says the newly elected top six of the ANC is re-connecting with traditional leaders and the communities at large.

De Lille labels DA desperate to get rid of her 4 February 2018, 2:49 PM

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille has accused the Democratic Alliance (DA) of reaching a point of desperation in trying to get rid of her.

Mabuyane condemns public spats by NEC members 4 February 2018, 2:20 PM

ANC Chairperson in the Eastern Cape, Oscar Mabuyane has condemned the behaviour displayed by some NEC members who are lashing out at party leaders publicly.

APC joins calls for Zuma impeachment 4 February 2018, 1:04 PM

The African People's Convention (APC) has added its voice to the calls for the National Executive Council of the African National Congress (ANC) to recall President Jacob Zuma as soon as possible for the sake of stability in the country.

Mabuyane slams NEC members for criticizing each other publicly 4 February 2018, 11:52 AM

African National Congress (ANC) Chairperson in the Eastern Cape, Oscar Mabuyane has condemned the behaviour displayed by some NEC members who are lashing out at party leaders publicly.

DA lays corruption charges against De Lille 4 February 2018, 11:01 AM

The DA has laid fresh charges of corruption and bribery against embattled Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille at the Cape Town central police station.

Zuma to meet ANC top six on Sunday 4 February 2018, 7:04 AM

President Jacob Zuma and the ANC's Top Six leaders are due to meet on Sunday, reportedly to discuss the president's future.

Bheki Cele was addressing ANC 106th anniversary celebrations in Vryheid in northern KwaZulu Natal .
Bheki Cele calls out Ace Magashule 3 February 2018, 9:50 PM

African National Congress National Executive Committee member, Bheki Cele, has publicly lambasted the party Secretary General. Cele says Ace Magashule is plotting to destroy the ANC.

DA’s Zwakele Mngcwango retains position as KZN leader 3 February 2018, 7:45 PM

The Democratic Alliance's Zwakele Mngcwango has retained his position as the party's KwaZulu Natal leader after beating his rival Emmanuel Mhlongo.

WATCH: ANC on campaign trail says Ramaphosa 3 February 2018, 4:59 PM

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa says the governing party will demonstrate that it is still strong during the 2019 general elections.

Hawks must prioritise probe into Guptas’ R70 million tax refund: DA 3 February 2018, 3:32 PM

The DA says the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation must do everything within their power to investigate and prosecute the politically connected Gupta family's proceeds implicating them in a suspicious R70 million tax pay-out from the South African Revenue Service last year.

Cyril Ramaphosa was speaking shortly after meeting the Vha-Venda King Toni Mphephu Ramabulana in Nzhelele outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo.
Ramaphosa recommits to unite ANC 3 February 2018, 3:14 PM

African National Congress president Cyril Ramaphosa says the top six officials are determined to work and unite the party.

Mmusi Maimane addressed the DA's KwaZulu-Natal provincial congress underway in Durban.
Ramaphosa cannot claim to be a saint: Maimane 3 February 2018, 1:19 PM

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says African National Congress President Cyril Ramaphosa cannot claim to be a saint.

Vha-Venda King welcomes ANC top six 3 February 2018, 11:01 AM

Vha-Venda King Toni Mphephu Ramabulana has welcomed the ANC top six officials at Ndzhelele outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo.

APC blames government for downplaying Sobukwe commemorations 3 February 2018, 10:37 AM

The African People's Convention says it's disappointed that the South African government is trying to downplay commemorations of the late Pan Africanist Congress nleader Robert Sobukwe, who died this month, 40 years ago.

The visit is part of the party's ongoing engagements with various community structures and organisations.
ANC top six to meet Limpopo traditional leaders 3 February 2018, 10:17 AM

The ANC Top Six officials, led by party president Cyril Ramaphosa will be in Limpopo to meet with traditional leaders in three districts this weekend.

Zuma’s future in the hands of Top 6 3 February 2018, 6:59 AM

Top African National Congress officials are expected to meet with President Jacob Zuma this weekend as pressure on him grows.

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Ruth Mompati regional ANC conference hangs in the balance 3 February 2018, 6:49 AM

The regional conference of the ANC in the Dr Ruth Segomotsi Mompati region hangs in the balance.

Anyone can deliver SONA, except Zuma says Opposition 2 February 2018, 4:02 PM

United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa says opposition parties are willing to listen to anyone but President Jacob Zuma come next Thursday.

Zuma motion of no confidence to be tabled on 22 February 2 February 2018, 2:03 PM

The Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete has finally announced a date for the motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma to be tabled on the 22nd of February.

Politics will not cloud our decision on Zuma matter: NPA 2 February 2018, 5:48 AM

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says the latest developments regarding President Jacob Zuma's fraud and corruption case will not pressure them to prosecute the President.

Parliament to seek legal opinion on impeaching a President 1 February 2018, 9:19 PM

The National Assembly has decided to seek a legal opinion regarding the best mechanism to impeach a sitting President in accordance with Section 89 of the Constitution.