DA a confused organisation - Mashatile

2014-02-02 14:46

The ANC's Gauteng provincial chairperson Paul Mashatile has called the DA a confused organisation, as it does not know who its president is.

Low voter registration among youth

2013-10-20 21:01

A low percentage of people between the ages of 18 and 35 have registered for the forthcoming general elections, the Progressive Youth Alliance says.

SA parties wish Mandela well

2013-06-08 15:11

Political parties have wished former president Nelson Mandela well after he was admitted to hospital for a recurring lung infection.

'Education dept failing SA kids'

2013-01-03 19:55

The 2012 matric results should be approached with "caution", says Sadtu, while the IFP says that the reality is that the basic education department "is failing our children".

YCL scoffs at Zuma no-confidence move

2012-11-09 17:00

The Young Communist League has scoffed at the notice of a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma made by the DA in Parliament.

Lonmin's role in strike should be probed - YCL

2012-09-08 19:18

Lonmin's role prior to the shooting of miners in Marikana should be investigated, the Young Communist League says.

Tender system must be banned - YCL

2012-07-07 16:11

The Young Communist League says government must ban the tender system in order to prevent corruption, which has tainted the public service and politics.

DA not allowed to march near Cosatu HQ

2012-05-14 19:37

The DA will not be allowed to march near Cosatu's headquarters in Johannesburg, the city's metro police say.

SACP must take responsibility: Nzimande

2012-03-24 21:01

The SA Communist Party must take responsibility for the national democratic revolution, says general secretary Blade Nzimande.

YCL worried about noisy taxis

2012-02-16 21:00

Music blasting from noisy taxis and buses could cause a hearing loss "epidemic" among children, the Young Communist League in Gauteng has warned.

March will test Malema support - analysts

2011-10-26 22:30

The ANC Youth League's mass action could test the support base of its leader Julius Malema, analysts say.

ANCYL warned over Nzimande insults

2011-10-18 19:32

The Young Communist League has sent a warning to the national leadership of the ANC Youth League, accusing it of being "obsessed" with SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande.

Media missed matric result deadline

2011-10-12 20:50

Media houses have until October 26 to apply for permission to publish matric results after missing an earlier deadline, the education department says.

AfriForum goes to court over youth training

2011-08-01 17:53

AfriForum Youth will bring a court application to have information about youth training taking place at the Saldanha military base made public.

Cosatu backs probe of ANC nominee lists

2011-04-30 09:43

Cosatu has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's undertaking that the ANC will investigate all incidents where lists of local government elections candidates have been manipulated.

SA youth must learn from Egypt

2011-02-20 20:14

South Africa's youth should draw lessons from the active involvement of Egyptian youth in the political affairs of their country, the Young Communist League says.

YCL congress 'chaos' resolved

2010-12-11 21:43

The Young Communist League has said its National Congress was proceeding successfully despite disruptions by a small group of delegates.

YCL, ANCYL relations sour

2010-12-08 15:35

The relationship between the ANC Youth League and the Young Communist League is at its worst level, says the YCL.

Parties want NYDA intervention

2010-10-17 21:06

Parties have called for the president to intervene in the selection of the National Youth Development Agency board - said to be dominated by ANC Youth League members.

No one can lay claim to ANC - YCL

2010-09-20 21:01

No single individual can lay claim to the ANC as it belongs to capitalists and communists alike, says Young Communist League national secretary Buti Manamela.

YCL criticises Div's comments

2010-09-03 14:11

The Young Communist League has criticised Bok coach Peter de Villiers for his comment about the team's support of murder accused Bees Roux.

Apology was sincere - Malema

2010-08-26 20:09

ANCYL president Julius Malema says his apology to Young Communist League national secretary Buti Manamela had been sincere.

UFS admission criteria racist - YCL

2010-07-28 17:09

The University of the Free State's new admission criteria is an attempt to exclude black students, the Young Communist League claims.

Call to boycott Cup concert

2010-06-01 14:14

Several organisations have appealed for people to boycott the World Cup concert, saying SA musicians are being sidelined.

Young communists suspend Shivambu

2010-05-09 23:24

ANCLY spokesperson Floyd Shivambu has been suspended by the Young Communist League, an official says.


Parties push for youth registration

2013-11-08 16:05

Political party youth wings have urged young people to register to vote in the 2014 national elections.

Obama's African trip one-sided - YCL

2013-06-28 20:50

Those who had hoped US President Barack Obama’s term of office would be different had been disappointed, Young Communist League national secretary Buti Manamela says.

Malema mourns 'anti-imperialist' Chavez

2013-03-06 11:05

Former ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema has paid tribute to the late Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez, saying he was one of the few revolutionaries who challenged "rented imperialist puppets".

YCL pays tribute to Free State MEC

2012-12-03 11:22

The Young Communist League says Free State health MEC Fundiswa "Fezi" Ngubentombi, who was killed in a car accident over the weekend, was a brave and caring comrade.

Why only blacks killed at Marikana - ANCYL

2012-09-08 22:01

South Africa should question why only blacks were killed in the Marikana shoot-out, acting ANC Youth League president Ronald Lamola says.

Mixed reaction to Lonmin shooting

2012-08-18 20:55

There has been mixed reaction to the shootout at Lonmin mine in the North West province that claimed the lives of 36 people.

Remove insults to the movement: YCL

2012-05-29 13:23

If the Goodman Gallery does not remove all symbols that insult the ANC and its affiliates, it will be closed down, the Young Communists' League has told protesters in Johannesburg.

'Coward' Lamola wants popularity, YCL says

2012-05-04 20:01

ANC Youth League deputy president Ronald Lamola is searching for popularity by attacking others, the Young Communist League says.

ANC must tackle land reform - Mantashe

2012-02-17 07:23

Land reform is at the centre of the struggle and the ANC cannot be a liberation movement if it does not tackle the issue, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

YCL sees red over Zille's Aids incentives

2011-12-04 23:19

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's campaign of offering monetary incentives to people testing for HIV/Aids is immoral, the Young Communist League says.

IFP Youth: ANCYL marches unnecessary

2011-10-19 23:39

The ANC Youth League's planned marches for economic freedom are unnecessary, the IFP Youth Brigade says.

Nzimande slams ANCYL marches

2011-10-17 09:32

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has urged members of the ANC Youth League not to participate in planned marches for economic freedom, saying the "intention is malicious".

YCL supports Zuma on Shiceka

2011-09-25 22:34

The Young Communist League of SA says it supports President Jacob Zuma's decision to act on the conduct of Minister of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Sicelo Shiceka.

YCL: Asmal was 'Papa Action'

2011-06-23 13:21

The death of outspoken "Papa Action" Kader Asmal was a loss not only to his family, but to South Africa, the Young Communist League has said.

Cosatu backs probe of ANC nominee lists

2011-04-30 09:43

Cosatu has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's undertaking that the ANC will investigate all incidents where lists of local government elections candidates have been manipulated.

Youth targeted by greed: SACP

2010-12-15 20:32

The disruption at the Young Communist League Congress last week showed how the youth was being targeted by greed and capital accumulation.

Parties focus on power - Motlanthe

2010-12-10 19:34

All political parties, including the SA Communist Party, are about state power, says Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe.

E Cape reshuffle just politics - DA

2010-11-28 20:27

The overhaul of the Eastern Cape cabinet has nothing to do with service delivery, the Democratic Alliance in the province says.

Malema cronies set to cash in

2010-10-17 16:24

Cronies of ANCYL president Julius Malema reportedly are set to cash in on funds for youth development in the provinces.

Concern over Derby-Lewis reports

2010-09-13 11:21

Both the Young Communist League and DA say they are opposed to attempts at securing parole for Clive Derby-Lewis, who was jailed for the murder of Chris Hani.

Malema apology fake, says YCL

2010-08-27 11:30

The Young Communist League in Mpumalanga says Julius Malema's apology for the booing of its national secretary Buti Manamela was "fake".

Malema apologises to Manamela

2010-08-26 09:35

ANC Youth League president Julius Malema has apologised to Young Communist League national secretary Buti Manamela after he was booed by ANCYL delegates.

Cop shooting slammed

2010-07-13 12:29

The Young Communist League has condemned the killing of a Pretoria motorist who was shot dead, allegedly by four policemen.

Youth job coalition on cards

2010-05-23 21:05

A coalition dealing with unemployment among the youth is set to be established, the Young Communist League of SA has said.

Military service for youth backed

2010-05-05 20:28

The Young Communist League of SA has welcomed the possible re-introduction of military service for out of school youth.

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