'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.

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.

Zuma's reshuffle threatens alliance and govt stability - Mantashe

2017-10-17 16:22

President Jacob Zuma second reshuffle of his Cabinet without consulting the ANC's top six is likely to deepen fractured relations within the party leadership and further threaten the relationship with tripartite alliance partners.

WATCH LIVE: SACP holds emergency media conference

The South African Communist Party (SACP), inundated with calls about the removal from the Cabinet of Cde Dr Blade Nzimande by President Jacob Zuma, are holding a press briefing to discuss the matter with SACP national officials. Watch the live stream above.

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Nzimande urges matrics, students to get their NSFAS applications in

2017-10-16 19:01

Matric pupils and students hoping for National Student Financial Aid Scheme funding next year must have their applications in by no later than November 30, says Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande.

NPA 'just watching' State capture continue - Blade Nzimande

2017-10-08 21:32

SACP General Secretary Blade Nzimande has criticised the National Prosecuting Authority for being lax in prosecuting those implicated in the Gupta email leaks.

#News24 ICYMI: Looters eye the PIC - Nzimande; SA actress bags international nomination; and DA 'probably won't' appeal party funding ruling

2017-09-27 18:25

DA says it "probably won't" appeal the ruling that parties should disclose funding information; Cosatu demands contracts awarded to Gupta-owned companies be reviewed; and Springbok Franco Smith believes it's incorrect that the side's back three are struggling.

Students await Zuma’s verdict on tertiary fees

2017-09-17 05:57

President Jacob Zuma’s delay in releasing the Heher commission report on the feasibility of free higher education has left tertiary students worried that institutions could increase fees next year.

Nzimande demands answers on R14m payout debacle

2017-08-31 20:31

Serious action should be taken against all those responsible for the"wholly unacceptable" payment of R14.1m into the account of a Walter Sisulu University student, Minister of Higher Education and Training, Blade Nzimande says.

Brightest in the land

2017-08-20 06:02

According to data released this week by a top international ranking body, eight SA universities have been rated among the top 20% in the world.


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.

'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.

WATCH: Who goes where? Zuma reshuffles his cabinet...again

Having difficulty keeping up with all of president Jacob Zuma's cabinet shuffles? News24 will help you familiarise yourself with the new-look Cabinet, here. Watch.

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Blade Nzimande axed as higher education minister

2017-10-17 11:27

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande is the only casualty in President Jacob Zuma's second reshuffle in less than seven months.

CPUT 'positive' academic activity will resume next week

2017-10-14 07:19

The Cape Peninsula University of Technology plans to resume "normal institutional activities", acting Vice Chancellor Chris Nhlapo says.

Open letter to Cosatu: blatant racism brings shame to march

2017-09-28 11:52

Dear Cosatu, you disgraced your organisation with your racist comments and exposed your reckless endorsement of a labour brokering system, writes Herman Mashaba.

Looters have their eyes on the PIC - Nzimande

2017-09-27 16:07

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has urged workers to take an interest in their pension funds, because the "looters" have their eyes on it.

Burning libraries is not going to take SA forward – Minister Blade Nzimande

2017-09-07 18:52

Burning a public library because you are demanding a clinic is not going to take South Africa forward, Higher Education and Training Minister, Blade Nzimande says.

SACP wants judicial commission into state capture to start its work

2017-08-27 18:03

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande says that the independent judicial commission into state capture, agreed to by the ANC, is taking too long to get on with its job.

Nzimande on Cabinet chopping block following no-confidence vote

2017-08-14 07:08

President Jacob Zuma indicated that ruling party lawmakers who backed an opposition attempt to oust him should face disciplinary action, Bloomberg reports.

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