ANC and SACP at each other’s throats over ‘witch-hunt against MPs'

2017-08-16 21:43

The ANC and SACP are at each other’s throats over the disciplinary steps against dissident MPs.

'Do you have friends' in white monopoly capital? - Zuma lambasts SACP

2017-08-07 10:08

President Jacob Zuma has had strong words for the South African Communist Party, accusing them of defending white monopoly capital.

SACP will never align itself with anything anti-ANC - Nzimande

2017-08-02 22:15

The South African Communist Party says it will never agree to anything that poses a threat to the tripartite alliance.

'Africa must take part in liberating Swaziland,' says group

2017-07-29 09:00

The the Swaziland Solidarity Network has challenged African social movements and governments to support the struggle for democracy in Swaziland, ahead of an "International Solidarity for the Democratisation of Swaziland" conference on Saturday.

R2m to guard SACP bosses

2017-07-23 06:04

R2m was spent on protecting the SACP's top brass in the year that ended in December. This compared with its last elective conference in 2012, when the party spent only R270 000 protecting its leaders.

Bell Pottinger sussed us out

2017-07-22 23:45

To master persuasion and manipulation, you require insights on what drives human emotions and behaviours, writes Dudu Msomi.

SACP wants Molefe's R30m investigated

2017-07-18 17:52

The South African Communist Party is calling for investigations by the Hawks and pension authorities into the R30m pension pay-out to former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe.

The SACP averts a crisis

2017-07-16 06:05

Eleventh-hour drama at communist party’s national conference as Mapaila almost steps down. Also, the party ‘may or may not’ contest the 2019 general election.

SACP resolves to contest elections

2017-07-15 15:26

The SACP says its has decided to contest elections on its own.

MPs shouldn't have to choose between Zuma and SA - ANC stalwarts

2017-07-13 22:39

Stalwarts of the ANC have said it is wrong for the party to expect its members of parliament to vote along party lines when a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma comes up in the National Assembly.


ANC on witch-hunt against defiant MPs - SACP

2017-08-16 20:23

The ANC is conducting a witch-hunt against MPs who supported the vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma and turning a blind eye to his reckless actions, the SACP says.

Kasrils rubbishes 'doctored' SACP document used in first Timol inquest

2017-08-03 14:47

Former minister for intelligence services Ronnie Kasrils says the SACP document which the magistrate had relied on in the 1972 Ahmed Timol inquest, had been doctored.

The truth remains elusive

2017-07-30 05:56

More questions than answers came out of testimonies by witnesses this week that strongly opposed any suggestion that struggle activist Ahmed Timol took a suicidal plunge from the 10th floor of a police building in 1971.

Motion of No Confidence: ANC will back Zuma - Steenhuisen

2017-07-27 22:28

Democratic Alliance chief whip John Steenhuisen does not expect his party's motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma to succeed, but expects it to be a turning point.

Nzimande: Yes, I was wrong about Zuma

2017-07-23 06:04

It took SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande years to painstakingly admit and regret the political decisions that enabled a questionable character being elected president.

I can't wait to respond to my critics without restrictions - Zuma

2017-07-18 22:50

President Jacob Zuma did not spare his critics during the Nelson Mandela Memorial Lecture in Empangeni.

Newsmaker: A lifetime of struggle

2017-07-16 06:05

If the SA Communist Party (SACP) got a rand for every time Jeremy Cronin used the word ‘okay’, it would have more than enough money to contest the general elections on its own, which many delegates at the party’s conference this week demanded.

SACP contesting elections doesn't necessarily mean we will oppose ANC - Nzimande

2017-07-15 18:28

The decision by the SACP to contest future elections does not necessarily mean it will be going into opposition against the ANC, general secretary Blade Nzimande says.

A divided alliance will fail in 2019 elections, Mbete warns

2017-07-14 21:01

ANC presidential hopeful Baleka Mbete has reached out to the party’s alliance partners and called for strained relationships to be "nursed".

'Renewal and refreshment is important' - Cronin on stepping down as SACP Deputy General Secretary

Speaking at the 2017 SACP National Congress, outgoing Deputy General Secretary Jeremy Cronin reflects on his time in office. Watch.

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