MKMVA demand repatriation of soldiers' remains

2017-02-23 20:43

The MKMVA in Limpopo has called on the government to increase funds allocated to investigate and repatriate the remains of freedom fighters who died in foreign countries.

Brian Molefe will serve country well in government - MKMVA

2017-02-17 18:57

The ANC's Umkonto We Sizwe Military Veterans has backed former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe for a "government deployment".

Review ANC constitution to curb abuse of members and processes – MK veterans

2016-12-19 20:02

Former senior leaders of uMkhonto weSizwe want a review of the party's constitution and a recommitment to South Africa's Constitution.

Many, including our own have written ANC’s obituary – Nyanda

2016-12-17 18:57

Former Commander of the South African National Defence force and general in Umkhonto WeSizwe, Siphiwe Nyanda says they can no longer ignore the danger facing the ANC.

All systems go for first MK national council

2016-12-17 08:28

Umkhonto We Sizwe veterans have said they are ready to discuss the state of the ANC and how to restore unity in the party at their council meeting.

All MK veterans must read and watch Gupta newspaper, channel - Van Rooyen

2016-12-16 09:56

MKMVA treasurer general Des Van Rooyen says he will push for a resolution that all members read the New Age newspaper and watch news channel ANN7 - both owned by the Gupta family.

Zuma, Motsoeneng, Molefe, Myeni all no-shows at MKMVA awards

2016-12-16 06:17

President Jacob Zuma and other "stars" of the Umkhonto We Sizwe Military Veterans Association's 55th commemoration gala dinner have failed to attend the event.

Maphatsoe apologises to veterans, pleads for private talks with rivals

2016-12-13 18:49

MKMVA chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe has extended an olive branch to his rivals, apologised to ANC stalwarts, and pleaded for an end to public spats.

MK council meeting 'outside ANC structures' - Mantashe

2016-12-09 20:13

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says the council meeting by former Umkhonto weSizwe members is an event "outside ANC structures".

Foreign funding claims a 'blatant lie' - Madonsela

2016-10-20 21:16

Former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has denied that her office received direct funding from foreign donors or that it had used consultants.


MKMVA demands harsher punishment for banks over collusion

2017-02-18 08:01

The ANC’s Umkhonto we Sizwe military veterans association has called for a Judicial commission of Inquiry into the banks.

Divisions emerge, despite MK veterans' attempts at unity

2017-02-06 18:08

An attempt by the ANC's uMkhonto weSizwe National Council and the uMkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association to put up a united front has crumbled at a dramatic media conference.

Vets want checks for ANC leaders

2016-12-18 06:04

As former MK fighters and commanders meet to plot the rescue of their party, Netshitenzhe calls for stringent appraisals of candidates

Beneficiaries of corruption will fight efforts of change - Netshitenzhe

2016-12-17 16:29

Beneficiaries of state capture and corruption will not give up without a fight, says ANC national executive committee member Joel Netshitenzhe.

Zuma has given MK council his blessing – Yengeni

2016-12-16 22:23

President Jacob Zuma has welcomed efforts by Umkhonto We Sizwe (MK) veterans to help bring stability and unity to the ANC, Tony Yengeni, ANC NEC member said.

Zuma skips MKMVA gala dinner due to 'ill health'

2016-12-16 08:30

President Jacob Zuma, who was meant to give a keynote address at the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association's gala dinner on Thursday night, did not attend due to ill health, says State Security Minister David Mahlobo.

ANC willing to discuss date with MK veterans

2016-12-14 18:40

The ANC says it is willing to engage the party's MK veterans who are calling for a consultative conference to be held separately from the policy conference in 2017.

Nothing wrong with awarding Miyeni, Molefe, Motsoeneng - MKMVA

2016-12-13 16:28

MKMVA chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe has defended a "special award" to be conferred on former Eskom boss Brian Molefe, SAA board chair Dudu Miyeni, the SABC's Hlaudi Motsoeneng and Sars boss Tom Moyane.

Will the real MK stand up

2016-12-04 06:07

As the ANC’s former military wing marks 55 years since its formation, Marion Sparg says the real MK cadres must rise upand lead from the front.

Maine must retract call to take up arms for Zuma – ANC

2016-10-17 12:24

The ANC has called on its youth league president Collen Maine to retract a call he made for the Umkhonto weSizwe military veterans to take up arms in defence of President Jacob Zuma.

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