#GuptaLeaks: How the Guptas picked up MK vets' conference tab

2017-07-18 14:31

Some of the Gupta family's most tireless defenders have been the leaders of the ANC's former military wing: the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans' Association. New evidence from the #GuptaLeaks emails reveals that this loyalty has come at a price.

'We are not for sale' - MK vets deny Bell Pottinger links

2017-07-10 12:31

The Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has rubbished allegations that British PR company Bell Pottinger assisted it with media statements.

Battle lines drawn at ANC policy conference over economic crisis

2017-06-30 05:00

The battle lines have been drawn over the country's radical policy overhaul in terms of the present economic crisis, which includes high unemployment rates, recession, low investment and junk status.

Crime intel boss has a dodgy past

2017-06-25 06:40

New acting crime intelligence head Major General Pat Mokushane has a criminal record, allegedly ran his private companies from his office and had an affair with a subordinate officer’s wife.

South Africans hate the Guptas because they are Indian - MKMVA

2017-06-19 21:57

South Africans only have an issue with the Gupta family because of their Indian origins, says the Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association.

MK must be the 'eyes and ears of the ANC' - Maphatsoe

2017-06-12 09:21

The ANC’s Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) wants the party to allow its members to guard both the party and the country’s national key points.

MK council 'immature' - MKMVA

2017-06-08 17:44

The Umkhonto we Sizwe council is “immature” for deciding to boycott the ANC’s policy conference, the MK Military Veterans Association has said.

MK veterans council to boycott ANC policy conference

2017-06-06 13:35

A group of African National Congress MK veterans will not take part in the ruling party's policy conference.

Stop condemning Molefe's redeployment - MKMVA

2017-05-14 21:21

The Umkhonto WeSizwe Military Veterans Association has called on those opposed to former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe’s redeployment to the electricity provider to stop criticising the move.

Cosatu singing the same tune as our enemies – Maphatsoe

2017-05-04 07:05

It was worrying that President Jacob Zuma was booed by members of his party’s alliance partner Cosatu, MKMVA chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe has said.


MK vets boycott SACP's national congress

2017-07-10 12:48

The Umkhonto WeSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) has decided to snub ANC alliance partner the South African Communist Party (SACP) by not attending its 14th national congress.

Military veterans want own ministry by end of Zuma’s term

2017-07-04 23:18

The MKMVA wants the ANC to establish a separate ministry to address their needs by the end of President Jacob Zuma’s term in office, NEC member David Mahlobo says.

MKMVA blames Prasa for death of security guard

2017-06-29 11:11

The Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association says the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa should be held responsible for the death of a former employee.

Mixed reactions to ConCourt's ruling on Zuma vote of no confidence

2017-06-23 06:05

The ANC Women's League has welcomed the ruling that Speaker Baleka Mbete has the power to decide on allowing MPs to vote by secret ballot, but Save South Africa says it emphasises that MPs must put their country first.

MKMVA wants Mabuza as ANC deputy president

2017-06-12 19:04

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans’ Association wants Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza to be second in command to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma when the party elects new leadership.

Guptas a stumbling block for the revolution - Masina

2017-06-10 07:02

Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina, who is a member of the ANC's NEC, wants President Jacob Zuma to ask the Gupta family to leave the party alone.

Efforts for a joint conference failed - MKMVA

2017-06-07 20:02

The MKMVA will hold its national congress without a group of former generals and commissars that call themselves the MK Council.

Protests should never be allowed outside people's homes - Nzimande

2017-05-31 22:02

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has strongly condemned protests held outside his deputy Solly Mapaila’s home.

ANC leaders must stop supporting parallel structures – MKMVA

2017-05-14 18:53

The Umkhonto WeSizwe Military Veterans Association has accused Gauteng ANC chair Paul Mashatile and other current leaders of the party who engage and speak at events hosted by former senior leaders of the liberation army, as being divisive.

'We still don't have homes' - Military veterans

2017-05-03 20:54

Members of the ANC’s military wing Umkhonto we Sizwe and the Azanian People’s Liberation Army have once again accused the government of neglecting their needs.

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