Bongani Bongo sworn in as state security minister

2017-10-18 19:04

Freshly sworn in Minister of State Security Bongani Bongo wants to assure South Africans that he will provide the leadership required by legislation.

EXCLUSIVE: New SABC board chair shrugs off 'exaggerated' Zuma links

2017-10-18 17:41

New SABC board chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini has shrugged off what he terms 'exaggerated' perceptions of political links to President Jacob Zuma.

ANCYL 'utterly disturbed' by criticisms of Cabinet reshuffle

2017-10-18 16:11

In the aftermath of the latest Cabinet reshuffle by "His Excellency President Jacob Zuma", the ANC Youth League has lashed out at ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe and welcomed the removal of SACP secretary general Blade Nzimande.

Western Cape ANCYL welcomes axing of 'distracted' Nzimande

2017-10-18 12:32

The ANC Youth League in the Western Cape has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's axing of SACP secretary general Blade Nzimande in his latest Cabinet reshuffle.

Nuclear: 'Mahlobo may be the bulldozer Zuma needs'

2017-10-18 07:44

The most crucial Cabinet move is David Mahlobo’s appointment to the energy ministry, according to Anne Fruhauf, vice-president at New York-based risk adviser Teneo Intelligence.

State Security Minister-designate Bongani Bongo to be sworn into office

2017-10-18 05:13

State Security Minister-designate Bongani Thomas Bongo is expected to be sworn into office following his appointment by President Jacob Zuma.

Nzimande's removal 'long overdue' - Limpopo ANCYL

2017-10-17 22:17

The ANC Youth League in Limpopo has welcomed the removal of former minister of higher education Blade Nzimande from Cabinet.  

Zuma seems to position Mahlobo to 'push through' nuclear deal - Steve Friedman

2017-10-17 19:54

President Jacob Zuma's appointment of David Mahlobo to the energy portfolio can be seen to be linked to the contentious nuclear deal with Russia, explains political analyst Steve Friedman.

BEF welcomes Cabinet reshuffle, has full confidence in new ministers

2017-10-17 18:53

The Black Empowerment Foundation has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle, saying it has full confidence in the new ministers.

#News24 ICYMI: Zuma reshuffles Cabinet, appoints new SABC board; and Gerrie Nel to prosecute Duduzane Zuma

2017-10-17 18:19

Tripartite alliance now 'on brink of disintegration' says SACP on Cabinet reshuffle; Springbok and Bath flank Francois Louw could be slapped with a lengthy ban and ANC candidate councillor had been warned not to go out on the day of her murder, the Moerane Commission has heard.


Zuma's reshuffle, higher CPI knock rand

2017-10-18 18:04

The rand lost over 1% of its value against the dollar as international investors reacted to the news of President Jacob Zuma’s surprise Cabinet changes and as inflation accelerated to 5.5%.

'We are afraid of the recent developments' - KZN SACP

2017-10-18 17:28

Responding to rumours that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa could be the next to be recalled, SACP in KwaZulu-Natal said the possibility could not be ruled out.

SABC board chair steps down from Zuma's wife's foundation

2017-10-18 15:47

New SABC board chairperson Bongumusa Makhathini has stepped down from his role as chairperson of the Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation.

Cabinet reshuffle: Zuma overestimates his own power

2017-10-18 10:52

Jacob Zuma is an undeserving president. He liked the system for allowing him to rise to the top. But he neither understands nor likes how it operates, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Cabinet reshuffle: Nuclear will place economy in dire danger - economist

2017-10-18 06:00

SA's fiscal situation is already dire and the apparent attempt to put nuclear plans back on track by means of the Cabinet reshuffle only makes matters worse, warns an economist.

Concerns about Zuma connections of SABC board chair, deputy

2017-10-17 22:25

Concerns have been raised about the political affiliation of President Jacob Zuma's choices for chairperson and deputy chairperson of the SABC board.

Communications committee welcomes SABC board appointments

2017-10-17 22:04

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Communications has welcomed the appointment of the SABC's new board members.

SA GDP growth may be stronger than expected in third quarter

2017-10-17 19:05

South Africa’s GDP growth is likely to beat forecasts in the third quarter, and accelerate into year-end and in 2018.

Call for Zuma to urgently release Fees Commission report

2017-10-17 18:35

The Higher Education Transformation Network has urged President Jacob Zuma to release the final report of the Fees Commission.

'We will never rest till Jacob Zuma is jailed' - Young Communist League

2017-10-17 17:04

The Young Communist League of South Africa says it is disgusted by President Jacob Zuma's latest Cabinet reshuffle.

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