Journalists stage walk-out from Sassa briefing after waiting two hours for minister

2017-08-17 13:41

Disgruntled journalists have staged a walk-out after Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini was two hours late for a media briefing in Polokwane.

'Rogue' ANC MPs top discussions as party presidential hopefuls reach out to branches

2017-08-14 08:32

The campaign to become the ANC's next president has hit overdrive as presidential hopefuls occupied several stadiums and podiums across the country to engage with branches of the party.

'Instant' action must be taken against women abusers - Dlamini

2017-08-13 18:49

ANC leaders should practice self-restraint at all times, says ANC Women's League president Bathabile Dlamini.

The party that got hijacked

2017-08-13 06:07

Months ago, when Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini’s spokesperson went on a profanity-laden defence of her boss, a jokester posted this comment on social media: “If Bathabile does not drink, then what is she on?” writes Mondli Makhanya

Judge Ngoepe assigned to referee probe into Dlamini's role in Sassa scandal

2017-08-02 17:40

Retired judge Bernard Ngoepe has been appointed as a referee to make recommendations on who should foot the bill for the Sassa debacle.

Dlamini to work with Post Office on Sassa grants

2017-07-19 18:50

Social Development Bathabile Dlamini says the ANC has instructed her to work with the SA Post Office to pay grants to about 17 million people.

EOH slams report suggesting execs more 'notorious' than Guptas

2017-07-18 15:41

EOH says the IT services it provided SASSA for 8 years were based on merit, dispelling an article that suggested its directors could trump the Guptas on state capture.

Dlamini-Zuma campaigns in Kimberley

2017-07-15 21:34

Kimberley was awash in black, green and gold as two factions of the ANC held separate rallies, dubbed "lectures", in the Northern Cape town.

We need to thank Bathabile Dlamini

2017-07-06 10:37

People like Bathabile Dlamini serve as a reminder that we have abdicated our responsibilities as citizens to those in power, which is why we get so easily disappointed when they fail us, writes Mondli Zondo.

ANCWL defends decision to have 6 men in policy conference delegation

2017-07-02 18:04

The ANC Women's League has defended its decision to have six men in its delegation at the party's policy conference.


'No free pass for women abusers' - Dlamini

2017-08-15 11:44

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says she never suggested that women abusers who have not killed their victim yet should be let off the hook.

ANCWL lashes out at report on Bathabile Dlamini

2017-08-13 22:38

The ANCWL has lashed out at a report that its president Bathabile Dlamini said there were worse culprits in government than Higher Education Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana.

'ANCWL failed women of the country' - Backlash as Dlamini seemingly defends Manana

2017-08-13 13:15

Twitter users have lashed out against Social Development Minister and ANC Women’s League President Bathabile Dlamini following her defensive comments for assault accused Higher Education deputy minister Mduduzi Manana.

Government fighting women abuse - Zuma

2017-08-09 16:38

Government is playing its part in fighting women abuse, President Jacob Zuma has said, while adding that more needed to be done.

Editorial: Minister of disaster

2017-07-23 06:05

In March this year – at the height of the grants crisis – social development director-general Zane Dangor resigned, unable to tolerate working with his incompetent and uncaring minister, Bathabile Dlamini.

Dlamini appoints acting Sassa CEO

2017-07-19 12:51

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has appointed Pearl Bhengu as interim CEO of the SA Social Security Agency (Sassa).

‘We are not voting cows’

2017-07-16 06:05

As contestation for the ANC presidency hots up, backers of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma are going all out to punt the notion of a woman being given the top job.

Dlamini can't contest who leads probe into her Sassa role - DA

2017-07-11 19:36

The DA says Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini can't pick and choose which judge leads the probe into whether she should pay for the legal costs of the Sassa debacle.

Bathabile Dlamini appointed acting police minister

2017-07-03 11:27

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has been appointed acting minister of police while Fikile Mbalula is out of the country.

ANC Women's League members put death penalty back on the table

2017-07-01 12:14

Some members of the ANC Women’s League are pushing for the return of the death penalty, in a desperate attempt to stop the murder of women, league president Bathabile Dlamini says.

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