Bickering over paternity, racism and nepotism dwarfs Parly debate on violence

2015-11-13 17:51

A debate in Parliament this week on the 16-day campaign against violence against women and children was overshadowed by tongue lashings and insults among MPs.

ANC Women’s League: One female premier not enough

2015-10-11 15:18

ANC Women’s League wants the party to use a rotation system to ensure gender parity in provinces, and they want female mayors in metros

Dlamini vows crackdown against women abuse

2015-08-09 17:08

Newly elected ANCWL president Bathabile Dlamini had a strong warning for maintenance defaulters and men who abuse women at a Women's Day rally in Sasolburg.

Has Bathabile Dlamini paved the way for a female president?

2015-08-09 15:31

The election of Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini as the new president of the ANC Women’s League makes her the third most powerful woman in the ANC.

Bathabile Dlamini elected ANCWL's new president

2015-08-08 07:15

Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini has been elected as the new ANC Women's League president.

ANCWL sing songs about their preferred leaders

2015-08-06 12:37

ANC Women's League delegates are singing songs about their preferred leaders who are to be elected at its conference in Pretoria.

Minister gives NPOs time to comply with Act

2015-07-20 14:00

More than half of the 140 513 non-profit organisations registered on the Department of Social Development’s NPO Database are in breach of key legislation that regulates them.

‘I thought I had done a good thing by sending them with this woman’ – grandmother of trafficked orphans

2015-06-30 08:13

The grandmother of the two orphans who were abducted and trafficked to Malawi about a year ago says she never would have let them go had she known what they would endure.

200 foreign nationals refuse to be relocated

2015-05-04 19:42

About 200 foreign nationals who sought a safe haven at a refugee camp during the recent xenophobic violence that rocked Durban are refusing to be relocated.

R3.3bn plan to extend child support grant to 21

2015-03-16 21:07

The SA department of social development has plans to extend the child support grant to the age of 21, which will cost the state R3.3bn by the third year.


Stop calling Zuma a rapist - bishop

2015-10-30 14:50

President Jacob Zuma has been treated as a young boy for far too long and should be respected, Bishop Stephen Zondo has said during an ANCWL event.

More social workers needed for child bill, says committee

2015-09-05 13:06

A Parliamentary committee has asked the social development department to come up with a clear, costed plan of how it plans to implement the Children's Amendment Bill.

Women‘s league conference: ‘ANC men interfere’

2015-08-09 15:31

‘Premier League’ lobby group wielded a powerful influence in the choice of a new leader for the ANC Women’s League.

Dlamini beats Motshekga in bruising ANC Women’s League battle

2015-08-08 12:27

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga relinquished her position as ANC Women’s League president after she was defeated by Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini.

Zuma calls for unity at ANC Women's League congress

2015-08-06 22:13

President Jacob Zuma has emphasised the importance of unity in the ANC Women's League when he addressed their long-awaited conference.

Traditional vs Modern: ANCWL members 'at each other's throats'

2015-08-04 18:28

Members of the ANC Women's League are often "at each other's throats", its treasurer general Hlengiwe Mkhize has told News24 ahead of its elective conference this week.

Third time lucky for ANCWL?

2015-07-16 19:33

After numerous postponements and delays, the ANC Women's League will try for a third time this year to hold its long-awaited elective congress.

Abducted SA siblings suffered a terrible ordeal in Malawi - Minister

2015-06-25 21:31

A 14-year-old and a 20-year-old from Mpumalanga, who were abducted from South Africa under false pretences and taken to Malawi in July 2014, have been brought back to the country safely.

EFF: Cabinet minister verbally abused refugees

2015-04-26 15:17

The EFF has accused Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini of verbally abusing displaced refugees for accepting aid dished out by the party during a visit to the Isipingo transit camp in KwaZulu-Natal.

Zuma hosts Christmas party for seniors

2014-12-27 17:21

President Jacob Zuma has hosted a Christmas party for senior citizens at Nkandla, the presidency says.

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