SACP welcomes cancellation of Dalai Lama's visit

2014-09-07 21:03

The SA Communist Party has called on government to never grant the Dalai Lama a visa to visit South Africa, following the cancellation of his trip to the country.

Cronin: Madonsela should let parly do its job

2014-08-24 17:32

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela should let parliamentary processes on Nkandla take place, the SACP has said.

Zuma not dethroning AbaThembu king - SACP

2014-08-06 21:12

President Jacob Zuma did not initiate moves to remove AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo, the SA Communist Party in the Eastern Cape says.

South Africa's divided communists

2014-07-09 07:43

The special disdain that the EFF and SACP have for each other is motivated by self-interest not that of the working class, writes Kameel Premhid.

Summit needed to analyse media - SACP

2014-07-03 18:01

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has called for a summit to analyse local and international media.

Nzimande: Amcu strike was disastrous

2014-07-03 14:23

The protracted platinum strike was disastrous and workers will never recover from the five months lost, says SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande.

EFF castigated for 'disgusting' behaviour

2014-07-01 21:01

"Disgusting" is among the adjectives used by parties criticising the EFF's behaviour in the Gauteng legislature.

Alliance got nearly R62m from Numsa - report

2014-06-22 13:12

The Sunday Independent says tripartite alliance partners - Cosatu, the ANC and the SACP - have received nearly R62m from Numsa.

Derby-Lewis lawyers give parole ultimatum

2014-06-18 10:12

The justice and correctional services department has until the end of this week to decide on Clive Derby-Lewis's medical parole application or his lawyers will take the matter to the High Court.

SACP wants Waters to resign over tweet

2014-06-05 17:28

The SA Communist Party has said DA MP Mike Waters must resign over a picture he tweeted.

SACP: Criticism of Zokwana petty

2014-06-01 21:20

The SA Communist Party has come to the defence of newly appointed Agriculture Minister Senzeni Zokwana, after reports that he was under paying his cattle herder.

SACP condemns 'racist' cartoon

2014-05-30 14:29

The SA Communist Party has added its voice to the outrage that followed the publication of a cartoon by Eyewitness News, saying it was racist.

Zuma faces first big test of new government

2014-05-21 05:00

Bruised but victorious, Jacob Zuma will be sworn in for a second term as president this week. Who he chooses as his lieutenants will help decide if the next five years are as rocky as the last.

Voting delays in W Cape, Gauteng

2014-05-07 11:03

Voting has started late at a number of polling stations in the Western Cape and parts of Gauteng as a result of a variety of delays.

ANC not taking sides in Cosatu battle - Zuma

2014-05-02 12:22

The African National Congress has no intention of taking sides in Cosatu's internal battle, President Jacob Zuma says.

EFF loud-mouth demagogues: Cronin

2014-05-01 17:30

Workers are not fooled by loud-mouth demagogues, tenderpreneurs in red berets says Cronin.

ANC to meet with Cosatu over 'support'

2014-04-29 14:46

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says the party is set to meet Cosatu throughout the country to discuss support.

SACP members march to commemorate Hani

2014-04-05 17:31

SACP members have marched in Pretoria central to commemorate the death of former secretary general Chris Hani.

SACP welcomes return of ANC members

2014-03-25 14:21

The return of Andile Lili and Loyiso Nkohla to the ANC will strengthen the party ahead of the 7 May election, the SA Communist Party says.

Cape cops arrested for brutal attack

2014-03-08 17:00

The two police officers who allegedly kicked and punched a naked man in Cape Town have been arrested.

Shilowa speaks out on Cosatu, Numsa battle

2014-03-04 05:30

There is no law by Cosatu compelling affiliates to support the tripartite alliance, says Mbhazima Shilowa in an exclusive interview with Fin24.

Human chain around Luthuli House

2014-02-12 09:13

The ANCYL and the YCLSA will form a human chain around Luthuli House ahead of a march by the Democratic Alliance for "real jobs".

Dlamini: ANC, SACP our allies

2014-02-04 17:29

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini has re-affirmed the tripartite alliance with the African National Congress and the SA Communist Party.

SACP accuses DA of attacking ANC

2014-01-23 21:21

The DA's intended march to the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg is an attack on the ruling party, the SA Communist Party says.

KZN education dept might lose all vehicles

2014-01-14 10:24

The KwaZulu-Natal education department's 708 vehicles have been attached in two separate court applications. The department owes R36m in bursaries and must pay a former pupil R4m in damages.


SACP: EFF a dangerous cancer

2014-08-24 19:20

The Economic Freedom Fighters are a "dangerous cancer" trying to "smash" Parliament, the SA Communist Party has said.

SACP shocked at killing of Numsa members

2014-08-08 14:48

The SA Communist Party has condemned the killing of three Numsa members in Isithebe, KwaZulu-Natal.

Marikana inquiry enriching lawyers - SACP

2014-07-21 21:14

The Farlam Commission of Inquiry into the events at Marikana in August 2012 is enriching lawyers and should be wrapped up without further delays, the SA Communist Party says.

Vanessa Hani can't Cope anymore

2014-07-08 08:28

Slain SACP leader Chris Hani's daughter, Vanessa, has terminated her Cope membership, it has been reported.

Call for shake-up in financial sector

2014-07-03 15:14

A major shake-up is needed in the country's financial sector, says SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande.

Ramatlhodi warns on mining licences

2014-07-03 12:42

Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi has issued a warning that mines found guilty of non-compliance risk losing their licences.

Derby-Lewis’s wife to approach protector

2014-06-23 14:26

The wife of convicted killer Clive Derby-Lewis plans to approach Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, she says.

No decision on Derby-Lewis yet

2014-06-18 13:02

The correctional services department has not yet decided on the medical parole application for Clive Derby-Lewis.

Nzimande: Watch 'new' opposition

2014-06-06 16:16

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has cautioned against "new characteristics" of opposition forces against the ANC.

Time for second phase of transformation - SACP

2014-06-01 21:51

The tripartite alliance should boldly advance with a second phase of the democratic transformation of the country, the SA Communist Party says.

ANC not taking any more action over cartoon

2014-05-30 18:17

The African National Congress will not take any further action against Eyewitness News about a "racist" cartoon on its website, the party says.

SACP: Stop gambling with workers' lives

2014-05-25 16:10

The SA Communist Party has called for genuine engagement to end the four-month-long platinum wage dispute.

Mchunu gets backing of SACP

2014-05-19 17:18

Current KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has received the backing of the SA Communist Party in the province.

Nzimande makes his mark

2014-05-07 08:35

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has cast his vote in the country's elections at Emmarentia in Johannesburg.

Endless strikes don't help: Zuma

2014-05-02 05:30

Endless strikes are not in the country's interest, President Jacob Zuma has said in Polokwane.

Zuma cheered at Polokwane rally

2014-05-01 14:12

The Peter Mokaba Stadium has erupted into cheers when President Jacob Zuma arrived for Cosatu's May Day rally in Polokwane.

Parties step up election campaigns

2014-04-26 22:06

With two weeks to go until the general elections, political parties have continued campaigning around the country in a bid to get people to vote for them on 7 May.

UDM outraged by attack on Madonsela

2014-03-27 17:52

The United Democratic Movement has accused the ANC and its affiliates of waging an aggressive and concerted campaign to undermine trust in the public protector.

SACP questions credibility of Nkandla report

2014-03-20 14:35

The SACP says it is "extremely concerned" at the manner in which Public Protector Thuli Madonsela handled her investigation into upgrades at President Jacob Zuma's private residence at Nkandla.

Cosatu airs dirty laundry in public

2014-03-04 18:38

The Congress of SA Trade Unions and the National Union of Metalworkers of SA are involved in a public spat, accusing each other of tribalism and desperation.

SABC 'looting' compromises quality - SACP

2014-03-02 20:12

The quality of local news and programming is being threatened by questionable financial management at the public broadcaster, the SACP says.

Poll closest in 20 years - Zille

2014-02-07 16:32

May 7 will see South Africa's most closely-fought election since the fall of apartheid, Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille says.

Protesters' killings barbaric - SACP

2014-01-30 22:15

The shooting of two protesters, allegedly by police, in Relela, Limpopo, is an act of barbarism and savagery, the SA Communist Party says.

ANC confident of Gauteng win

2014-01-16 20:30

The ANC says it will win Gauteng with a decisive majority in this year's elections.

Be careful of ANC enemies, Nzimande says

2014-01-11 12:44

Workers should be careful and not allow themselves to be separated from the African National Congress, the SACP says.

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