Mbete using culture to defend corruption - DA

2014-04-17 21:07

ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete is protecting President Jacob Zuma by using culture to defend corruption, DA MP Lindiwe Mazibuko says.

SME ministry on the cards

2014-04-17 14:57

The creation of a small and medium enterprises department to help stimulate the local business industry is very likely, says ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete.

Mbete: Nkandla is a holy place

2014-04-17 13:14

Some of Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's remarks about President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home amounted to interference “with a man’s kraal”, says ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete.

Presidency: One deputy president only

2014-02-17 21:27

SA can only have one deputy president in terms of the Constitution, the presidency says, after media reports that the ANC was thinking about the possibility of two deputy presidents.

ANC disappoints Sebokeng residents with no-show

2014-02-08 20:50

Residents of Sebokeng were left disappointed when ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete did not show up for the door-to-door campaign.

Ombud dismisses Mbete's M&G complaint

2013-11-29 17:30

The Press Ombudsman has dismissed a complaint by ANC chair Baleka Mbete over a recent Mail & Guardian headline about her.

Hawks to probe Mbete Gold Fields deal - report

2013-09-30 09:31

The Hawks will investigate allegations of bribery in a Gold Fields empowerment transaction involving ANC chair Baleka Mbete, according to a report.

ANC takes M&G to ombudsman

2013-09-20 17:56

The African National Congress has lodged a complaint against the Mail & Guardian with the Press Ombudsman

DA: Hawks must probe Mbete bribe claims

2013-09-16 17:11

The Hawks should probe claims that ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete accepted a bribe from mining company Gold Fields, the Democratic Alliance says.

M&G must retract Mbete story - ANC

2013-09-10 23:30

The ANC says the Mail&Guardian must retract its story that ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete was bribed by Gold Fields and apologise to her and the party.

Mbete: Madiba a father figure

2013-07-02 17:15

Nelson Mandela is a father figure not only for South Africans but for all of humanity, ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete has said prayer service for the ailing former president.

Zuma win brings blend of happiness, cynicism

2012-12-18 22:01

A blend of happiness and cynicism has greeted Jacob Zuma's re-election as ANC president at the party's national conference in Mangaung.

Overwhelming support for Zuma, allies

2012-12-18 17:28

It has been an overwhelming victory for President Jacob Zuma, his allies and supporters as he secured a second term as the ANC's leader.

Manguang results sets Twitter abuzz

2012-12-18 16:02

From the triumphant to the tongue-in-cheek to angry tirades, Twitter was abuzz with reactions to Zuma and his allies' appointments to the ANC's top six.

Zuma, Ramaphosa take top ANC positions

2012-12-18 12:40

President Jacob Zuma has defeated his deputy Kgalema Motlanthe in the race for the position of ANC president, with Cyril Ramaphosa being elected deputy ANC president.

The ANC's top six nominees: Who's who

2012-12-14 14:44

Who are the main role-players at the ANC’s Mangaung conference? Take a look here.

ANC nominations plagued by discord

2012-12-02 22:43

The ANC's nomination conferences have been plagued by factional discord and three provinces have failed to nominate their preferred candidates.

'Calculating' members disrupt conferences - analyst

2012-11-29 23:33

Calculated moves by ANC members to disrupt branch meetings and the implementation of slates have led to disarray in the party's provincial nomination conferences, an analyst says.

Zuma nomination uncontested in KZN

2012-11-26 07:21

President Jacob Zuma has been nominated uncontested for the presidency of the ANC in the KwaZulu-Natal nomination conference.

Mbeki entitled to his view - Mbete

2012-10-23 19:08

Former president Thabo Mbeki is entitled to speak out against the ANC, party chair Baleka Mbete says.

Eastern Cape ANC wants continuity

2012-10-09 17:31

The ANC in the Eastern Cape says it wants President Jacob Zuma to lead the party for another term.

Mpumalanga ANC chooses Zuma

2012-10-08 17:07

The ANC in Mpumalanga has chosen President Jacob Zuma to head the party for another term, provincial secretary Lucky Ndinisa says.

Zuma, leaders in pockets of mines - Malema

2012-09-11 14:47

Expelled ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema has accused President Jacob Zuma and other ANC leaders of being in the pockets of mine bosses.

ANC stops eating cake in public

2012-04-29 14:36

It has been reported that ANC leaders will no longer eat cake in front of party supporters at centenary rallies because it is deemed insensitive.

Malema targeted as ANC Top-6 tackles dissenters

2012-04-03 22:42

ANC leaders have condemned the "shockingly crude, disrespectful and un-ANC" remarks recently made by some within the party, and lashed out at Julius Malema for his attack on President Jacob Zuma.


Mbete alludes to a closer ANC, NFP relationship

2014-04-17 15:48

ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete has suggested the party could have a closer relationship with the National Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal after the 7 May elections.

No legal challenge to Nkandla report - Mbete

2014-04-17 14:36

There are no plans to legally challenge Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on Nkandla, ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete says.

ANC campaigns to keep Gauteng

2014-04-13 15:57

With less than a month to go until the general elections, ANC bigwigs have spent the weekend campaigning in Gauteng.

2 deputy presidents for SA?

2014-02-16 09:27

South Africa’s government could be in for a major face-lift after it emerged that sensitive discussions within the ANC are under way to appoint two deputy presidents.

Zuma booers to be named, shamed - SACP

2013-12-14 08:12

Those who booed President Jacob Zuma at Nelson Mandela's memorial service will be identified, named and shamed, SA Communist Party secretary Blade Nzimande says.

Malema labels ANC leaders sellouts, spies

2013-11-28 20:10

Julius Malema has lashed out at the ANC and its leadership after his court appearance, according to reports.

Hawks to probe Mbete Gold Fields deal

2013-09-30 09:04

The Hawks will investigate allegations of corruption and bribery in a Gold Fields empowerment transaction involving ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete, it has been reported.

Ramaphosa to Cosatu's rescue

2013-09-17 16:07

The ANC has set up a task team, lead by party deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa, to help Cosatu resolve its problems.

Ramphele expects to assist in BEE deal probe - report

2013-09-14 14:03

Agang SA leader Mamphela Ramphele could assist in a probe into a black economic empowerment deal allegedly involving ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete and mining firm Gold Fields, a report says.

ANC sends heavies to Tlokwe

2013-09-09 19:28

ANC's top brass have been sent in to do door-to-door campaigns in five Tlokwe wards to help the party's national working committee understand the community's concerns.

Commotion ahead of Tlokwe mayoral motion

2013-02-26 13:36

Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson was among ANC and DA supporters who have gathered outside the Tlokwe municipality ahead of the tabling of a motion of no confidence in the DA mayor.

Calls for action after top six results

2012-12-18 17:46

The ANC Youth League and Eastern Cape branch has congratulated the ANC's newly-elected leaders.

ANC slate voting triumphs

2012-12-18 16:02

ANC voters seemed to have stuck closely to their slates in appointing the party's new Zuma-aligned national executive committee in Mangaung.


The new ANC top 6

2012-12-18 12:54

See the results of the Mangaung vote and who took the top 6 positions within the ANC.

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ANC announces leadership nominations

2012-12-17 13:52

The ANC has announced that Jacob Zuma and Kgalema Motlanthe are in the running for president of the ANC, and that Motlanthe has declined nomination for the position of deputy president.

Scene set for Motlanthe's Zuma lecture

2012-12-06 18:41

There has been jubilation and music in Potchefstroom where Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe was to deliver a lecture in honour of President Jacob Zuma.

Waiting game as last ANC provinces nominate

2012-11-30 23:05

The last of the ANC provinces are yet to deliver their final nominations, as delays, mostly verification issues, plagued the various conferences.

ANCWL backs Zuma to retain leadership

2012-11-27 16:42

The ANC Women's League has nominated President Jacob Zuma to retain his position as ANC leader at the party's national conference in Mangaung.

Eastern Cape ANCWL backs Zuma

2012-11-25 21:23

The ANC Women's League in the Eastern Cape has announced that it wants President Jacob Zuma to stay as the ANC leader.

Eastern Cape ANC canvasses for Zuma

2012-10-17 07:25

The ANC in the Eastern Cape has sent a team to three other provinces to canvass support for a second term for President Jacob Zuma.

Gauteng MK vets back Zuma

2012-10-09 16:24

The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association's Gauteng branches will back President Jacob Zuma for a second term, despite pronouncements by its provincial executive that it would remain neutral.

E Cape ANCWL backs Zuma

2012-10-01 20:34

The Eastern Cape ANC Women's League has nominated President Jacob Zuma for a second term, its provincial executive committee says.

Sexwale suffers humiliating defeat

2012-06-26 15:42

Human Settlements Minister and presidential hopeful Tokyo Sexwale has suffered a humiliating defeat when delegates at the ANC policy conference rejected him.

Mantashe hits out at bank boss

2012-04-03 22:42

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has criticised Nedbank chairperson Reuel Khoza for his comments about a lack of leadership in South Africa.

Malema statements disingenuous - Mantashe

2012-04-03 17:03

ANC Youth League president Julius Malema's statements about the ANC and Jacob Zuma are disingenuous, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

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