Maimane: Zuma misled SA

2014-12-22 15:42

President Jacob Zuma has "misled" South Africans about the R246m spent on his Nkandla homestead, DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane said.

Questions around the ANC’s declining support

2014-12-19 13:52

I am not surprised that the African National Congress is in trouble and suffers a decline in support, writes Ace Moloi.

SA hails Obama’s US-Cuba initiative

2014-12-18 12:45

South Africa has hailed US President Barack Obama's announcement of moves to 'normalise' his country's diplomatic ties with Cuba.

ANC preparing for return of EFF members

2014-12-17 15:51

The African National Congress has called on its members and leaders to ready themselves for the return of EFF members to the ruling party.

Presidency denies Zuma link to Sars suspensions

2014-12-16 22:01

The Presidency has criticised allegations made by DA leader Helen Zille linking President Jacob Zuma to the suspension of SA Revenue Service staff members.

Motshekga: Woman president not discussed

2014-12-15 19:40

The issue of a woman president was not discussed at the ANC Women's League national policy conference, league president Angie Motshekga says.

Dangers of the "drive the Whites into the sea" idea

2014-12-15 08:01

The current breed of socialists in South African politics is nothing but a bunch of opportunists who see a gap in the country’s political market, says Fairchance Ncube.

Malema: Ramaphosa sees a deal in everything

2014-12-14 17:40

EFF leader Julius Malema has warned that the ANC will be worse off under Cyril Ramaphosa, the party's deputy chairperson, because he sees a "transaction in every political engagement".

Govt can't do its job - Malema

2014-12-14 13:58

Government is incapable of doing its job, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

ANCWL to push for woman president

2014-12-14 11:09

The ANC Women's League has said it will lobby for a woman to succeed President Jacob Zuma - a move that is set to threaten Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa’s political future.

Numsa remains a trade union - Irvin Jim

2014-12-13 14:30

The National Union of Metalworkers of SA will remain a trade union and not convert itself into a political party, general secretary Irvin Jim says.

Winnie criticises parly chaos

2014-12-12 22:26

ANC struggle veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has criticised the anarchy in Parliament.

ANC salutes Tutu's contributions to SA

2014-12-12 13:11

The ANC saluted Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, 30 years since he received the Nobel Peace Prize.

Numsa challenges expulsion in court

2014-12-11 16:04

Numsa is challenging its expulsion from Cosatu in court says general secretary Irvin Jim because they're determined to "reclaim the federation".

ANC lauds fight against school closures

2014-12-10 14:21

The ANC has praised those who fought to keep open 17 schools in the Western Cape, despite the Supreme Court of Appeal confirming the closure of all but one of them.

Growing perception that justice system serves the rich - ANC

2014-12-10 05:10

The ANC say it has become increasingly concerned that there is a developing perception that the justice system serves the rich.

Matona: Eskom situation nothing to do with BEE

2014-12-08 18:42

The situation at Eskom has nothing to do with black economic empowerment, CEO Tshediso Matona has told a media briefing.

ANC abused Parly after elections - Maimane

2014-12-08 15:43

The fifth Parliament has been characterised by unprecedented abuse by the ANC, DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane says.

Mandela would be disappointed by corruption - Bizos

2014-12-05 12:55

Former president Nelson Mandela would have been disappointed by the ongoing corruption in the country, veteran human rights lawyer George Bizos says.

Use your vote, says ex-Scorpion

2014-12-05 06:02

South Africans should make their voices heard at the ballot box, Dr Ruben Richards a former Scorpions deputy DG says.

Confidence is leaders drops - report

2014-12-03 19:41

Less than half South Africa's citizens have trust in national leaders and Parliament, according to the 2014 SA Reconciliation Barometer.

ANC not rich, but not broke - Mkhize

2014-12-02 16:52

The ANC is not rich, but at the same time is not struggling financially, treasurer general Zweli Mkhize says.

ANC poorer without Mabe - Kodwa

2014-12-01 15:46

The death of Free State legislature speaker Sisi Mabe has left the ANC poorer, spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says.


Joost’s biographer swings at a national cancer

2014-12-22 07:28

The never ending list of politicians caught red-handed telling porkies (pork pies = lies) makes David Gemmell wonder if lying is not perhaps our national sport.

ANC pays R2m-plus to use Cape Town Stadium

2014-12-21 14:22

The ANC has paid more than R2.2m to secure the Cape Town Stadium as a venue for its 103rd birthday event, a report says.

Mantashe warns ANC about losing power

2014-12-19 08:45

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has frankly admitted that the party is losing support, much like other liberation movements in Africa, a report says.

Rian Malan on Julius Malema – looking behind the red overalled facade

2014-12-18 07:52

During Apartheid, Rian Malan employed his pen like a surgeon does the scalpel, fearlessly dissecting and exposing ugliness of an indefensible political system.

ANC regions in KZN elect new leadership

2014-12-17 12:20

Three African National Congress regions in KwaZulu-Natal have elected new leadership, the provincial secretary says.

EFF tensions boil over

2014-12-15 20:52

Disgruntled delegates from Gauteng have stormed out of the hall of the Economic Freedom Fighters' national people's assembly to nominate additional members to the party's command team.

ANC is the bodyguard of capitalism says EFF

2014-12-15 14:00

The ruling party is the 'bodyguard of capitalism' in the country, the Economic Freedom Fighters say.

Men in ANC 'not ready for women leaders'

2014-12-15 05:10

The ANC Women's League reportedly has said men who hold positions within the party are not ready to relinquish their power to women.

Zuma's excessive secrecy 'worrying' - Kasrils

2014-12-14 14:29

The ‘excessive secrecy’ of President Jacob Zuma and government departments is worrying, former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils has said.

Malema: Policies must benefit the people

2014-12-14 13:51

EFF leader Julius Malema has called for the party to create policies to benefit the people.

Nzimande: Jim wanted Vavi as deputy president

2014-12-14 09:13

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande says Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim wanted Cosatu's Zwelinzima Vavi as ANC deputy president.

Numsa: ANC has good people

2014-12-13 13:00

The National Union of Metalworkers believes there are still good people in the ANC and they'll work to attract them, it has been reported.

ANC condemns killing of six men

2014-12-12 16:24

The ANC in the Western Cape has condemned the killing of six men in Kraaifontein, Cape Town.

M&G article mischievous says ANC

2014-12-12 11:52

A report that top newspapers are being punished for insulting President Jacob Zuma is mischievous, ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says.

Parly plagued by opposition's 'roguishness' - ANC

2014-12-10 14:48

The first six months of the fifth Parliament has been tarnished by "rampant anarchy, disorder, and roguishness", ANC Chief Whip Stone Sizani says.

ANC sued for R7m for failing to pay debts

2014-12-10 08:29

An entrepreneur has taken the ANC to court for allegedly failing to pay R7.4m for a marquee used during its Mangaung elective conference, The Star reports.

ANC urges Eskom to improve load shedding plan

2014-12-09 13:10

The ANC has urged Eskom to communicate load shedding schedules better to minimize the inconvenience and inevitable disruptions to businesses and households.

Dlamini draws a line in the sand

2014-12-08 17:42

Cosatu president Sidumo Dlamini says they accept the ANC's political intervention but that the decision to expel Numsa stands.

Ramaphosa: Parly would have embarrassed Mandela

2014-12-08 05:15

Former president Nelson Mandela would have been embarrassed at the recent events in Parliament, ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Mandela belongs to the ANC

2014-12-05 09:30

White neo-liberals and black opportunistic haranguers are not wasting any time on this “first anniversary” of Madiba’s death, says Pedro Mzileni.

Regime change not a bad thing - prof

2014-12-04 21:27

The replacement of the ANC by a new ruling party would just be democracy in practice, Professor Barney Pityana says.

Document to destroy Numsa - Cloete

2014-12-03 15:00

Numsa says a document is being circulated that forms part of a plan to destroy it and deter it from its chosen path.

DA's 'Cabinet Report Card' a publicity stunt - ANC

2014-12-01 17:23

The ANC says the DA’s rating of the ruling party’s executive is too ridiculously subjective for anyone to take seriously.

Zuma has failed to lead SA - DA

2014-12-01 14:06

The DA says President Jacob Zuma has failed to lead South Africa, especially when it comes to the economy.

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