ANCYL wants Mashatile to lead Gauteng

2014-09-29 20:42

The ANC Youth League in Gauteng has backed Paul Mashatile to be elected the ANC's leader in Gauteng at the ruling party's elective conference.

Gauteng MKMVA backs Mashatile

2014-09-25 16:32

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association in Gauteng says it will support the re-election of ANC provincial chairperson Paul Mashatile at the party's elective conference.

Madonsela evaluating CIA spy apology

2014-09-11 17:41

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says she is evaluating an apology by Deputy Defence and Military Veterans Minister Kebby Maphatsoe.

Madonsela knows nothing about Maphatsoe 'apology'

2014-09-09 21:41

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's office says it knows nothing about an apology to her by MK military veterans chair Kebby Maphatsoe over claims that she is a CIA plant.

Govt, ANC distance themselves from Maphatsoe

2014-09-09 16:17

Government and the ANC have distanced themselves from Deputy Defence Minister Kebby Maphatsoe's claim that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela works for the CIA.

Govt distances itself from Madonsela CIA claim

2014-09-09 10:00

Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says a claim that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela works for the CIA does not reflect the views and thinking of government.

ANC: MKMVA chair's comments about Madonsela 'unfortunate'

2014-09-08 20:33

An Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association claim that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela is a CIA plant are "unfortunate", the ANC has said.

MKMVA: Madonsela thinks she is God

2014-09-08 14:13

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela thinks she is God and must tell the country who her "handlers" are, the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe says.

MKMVA: Apartheid generals attack crime intel

2013-11-11 14:45

Retired apartheid generals attacking the police crime intelligence division threaten the country's security, the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association says.

ANC welcomes CAR troop withdrawal

2013-04-04 18:47

The African National Congress has welcomed the government's decision to withdraw South African soldiers from the Central African Republic.

The ANC's top six nominees: Who's who

2012-12-14 14:44

Who are the main role-players at the ANC’s Mangaung conference? Take a look here.

Leadership not about individuals - ANCYL

2012-11-21 22:15

The call for change in the ANC leadership has nothing to do with individuals, the ANC Youth League in Gauteng says.

ANC disturbed by veterans' warning

2012-10-25 16:46

The ANC has expressed disquiet at the party's military veterans' warning to Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe not to contest the position of president.

ANC military veterans back Zuma

2012-10-18 16:33

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association is backing President Jacob Zuma for a second term as ANC leader and supports Kgalema Motlanthe for the deputy president position.

Mangaung race gathers pace

2012-10-09 22:41

Three provincial ANC branches have shown support for President Jacob Zuma serving a second term as the party's president, while two favour Kgalema Motlanthe.

ANC continues to lead - MKMVA

2012-06-25 08:12

The ANC continues to provide sound policy for SA, although economic transformation has to be deepened, the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans' Association says.

Stop bickering, leaders warn ANC members

2012-04-03 18:53

ANC leaders have warned members against bickering and negative lobbying.

Malema should be expelled - MK veterans

2012-04-03 13:12

Embattled ANC Youth League president Julius Malema should be summarily expelled from the ANC, the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association says.

MEC condemns Gauteng housing violence

2012-01-20 19:26

The Gauteng housing department will not be intimidated into giving RDP houses to people who do not qualify for them, MEC Humphrey Mmemezi says.

Veterans won't interfere with ANCYL

2011-10-26 14:45

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans’ Association will not interfere with the ANC Youth League's march programme.

Malema: Know your enemy

2011-08-30 17:02

ANC Youth League president Julius Malema has urged supporters to “know who is the enemy” to which they responded with chants of “Zuma! Zuma!”

ANCYL takes exception to veterans' remarks

2011-03-03 22:20

The ANC Youth League has taken "exception" to remarks made by uMkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association about league president Julius Malema.

ANC W Cape conference only in 2011

2010-12-14 19:12

The ANC will hold its much-delayed Western Cape provincial conference only after next year's local government polls, says a party official.

SABC board failing - MKMVA

2010-10-21 18:15

The current SABC board is failing to meet its statutory obligations, says the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association.

SABC board corrupt - veterans

2010-08-31 14:28

The Mkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association will lay charges against the SABC board after the suspension of group chief executive Solly Mokoetle.


Reactionary forces take advantage - MKMVA

2014-09-27 10:43

Reactionary forces continue to take advantage of challenges in society, Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association chair Kebby Maphatsoe says.

Methodist church supports Madonsela

2014-09-11 18:41

The Methodist Church of Southern Africa has thrown its weight behind Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Maphatsoe: No comment on faceless claims

2014-09-10 17:05

MKMVA chair Kebby Maphatsoe would not comment on "faceless" claims that Ugandan police shot him when he tried to escape from an Umkhonto we Sizwe labour camp during the armed struggle.

Maphatsoe apologises to Madonsela

2014-09-09 19:53

Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe has withdrawn and apologised for comments he made about Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Govt: Maphatsoe speaking in personal capacity

2014-09-09 13:24

Defence Deputy Minister Kebby Maphatsoe was speaking in his personal capacity when he claimed that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela works for the CIA, the government says.

Mogoeng: NPA, protector independence paramount

2014-09-08 21:56

Anything other than a truly independent NPA, public protector, and allied institutions are unacceptable, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has said.

MKMVA appears to backtrack on Madonsela CIA claim

2014-09-08 15:18

The MKMVA has appeared to backtrack on reports that its chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe accused Public Protector Thuli Madonsela of being a CIA agent.

Kasrils an enemy of the people - MKMVA

2014-04-17 19:52

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils is an "enemy of the people" with his "No Vote" campaign, the Umkhonto We Sizwe Military Veterans Association says.

MKMVA: Former veterans sour

2013-04-30 14:26

The recent formation of a breakaway political party by ANC veterans was because of "sour grapes", the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association says.

MK man presumed drowned in KZN

2013-01-08 10:37

The man who went missing after swimming at Inanda Dam in KwaZulu-Natal was believed to be an MK veterans leader, a report says.

Key policies to be discussed at Mangaung

2012-12-14 11:20

Economic transformation, organisational renewal and strategy and tactics will be among the key policy discussions at the ANC conference in Mangaung.

Intimidation not widespread, ANC claims

2012-11-14 17:47

The intimidation at ANC branch general meetings is not widespread, the party in Gauteng says.

Veterans want Mbalula to be disciplined

2012-10-24 17:03

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula should be disciplined by the ANC or resign, the KwaZulu-Natal Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association says.

Beware of the enemy within, Zuma warns ANC

2012-10-12 22:11

The ANC has to beware of the enemy within its organisation, President Jacob Zuma says.

Gauteng MK vets back Zuma

2012-10-09 16:24

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association's Gauteng branches will back President Jacob Zuma for a second term, despite pronouncements by its provincial executive that it would remain neutral.

Malema targeted as ANC Top-6 tackles dissenters

2012-04-03 22:42

ANC leaders have condemned the "shockingly crude, disrespectful and un-ANC" remarks recently made by some within the party, and lashed out at Julius Malema for his attack on President Jacob Zuma.

MKMVA just seeking attention - ANCYL

2012-04-03 14:23

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association is just seeking attention by saying the ANC should expel Julius Malema, the ANC Youth League says.

Malema would've faced firing squad - MK

2012-03-14 22:37

The ANC Youth League is fuming over a remark that its expelled leader Julius Malema would have faced a firing squad if it was still the struggle era.

Veterans honour Nelson Mandela

2011-11-14 21:33

Former president Nelson Mandela and ANC stalwart Ahmed Kathrada have been honoured by the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans’ Association, the Nelson Mandela Foundation says.

ANC veterans scold young leaders

2011-09-07 20:03

The ANC Youth League's leaders joined the ruling party because it was fashionable, says the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association.

ANC Youth League 'crossed the line'

2011-08-30 16:34

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association says additional charges should be brought against the ANC Youth League leadership following violent protests.

Veterans take aim at Malema over Guptas

2011-03-03 14:15

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association has accused Julius Malema and "faceless" ministers of making "irresponsible allegations" about President Jacob Zuma's relationship with the Gupta family.

MK veterans insulted by food parcels

2010-11-15 19:13

Military veterans have expressed indignation over a recent food parcel distribution by the defence force to former liberation fighters, saying it contained expired goods.

Former MK vets 'under attack'

2010-10-15 18:32

Former Umkhonto we Sizwe members in "strategic positions" are under attack by "counter revolutionaries", says the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association.

Stop SABC mischief: Veterans

2010-01-07 16:22

"Faceless people" must stop mischievous attempts to undermine the SABC interim board's appointment of a new CEO, says the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association.

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