Vavi back at work - Cosatu

2014-04-16 15:58

Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi is back to doing the trade union federation's work and campaigning for the ANC, its president Sidumo Dlamini says.

Dlamini: Time to stop war within Cosatu

2014-04-11 17:13

Cosatu president Sidumo Dlamini says warring union affiliates must allow the ANC to help rescue the troubled trade union federation.

Opposition parties lack 'experience' - ANC

2014-04-11 14:50

Only the ANC has the experience to move the country forward, the party's deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Ramaphosa: ANC needs a strong Cosatu

2014-04-11 13:58

The African National Congress needs a strong Cosatu, not a weak, divided one, says ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa.

ANC successes exceed mistakes - Ramaphosa

2014-04-05 07:25

The ANC's mistakes have far been exceeded by the good it has achieved during the past 20 years in government, the party's deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

ANC submits top 10 candidate list

2014-03-11 15:14

The ANC has submitted its list of candidates for Parliament and provincial legislatures to the IEC.

Explosive film exposes Marikana tragedy

2014-03-04 10:51

A damning indictment of collaboration between Lonmin management, mine security and the police that led to the Marikana bloodshed lies at the heart of a new film.

ANC dispatches heavyweights

2014-02-23 09:09

In a clear bid to defend its territory, the ANC dispatched its heavyweights to areas where the Economic Freedom Fighters and the Democratic Alliance were launching their manifestos.

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.

Nkandla swimming pool could've built a school - Malema

2014-02-15 20:25

The money used on the swimming pool at President Jacob Zuma's private Nkandla homestead in KwaZulu-Natal could have built a school, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

ANC to mediate in war-torn South Sudan

2014-02-10 11:48

The ANC is reportedly planning to send its Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to mediate in war-torn South Sudan in response to a request by President Salva Kiir to President Jacob Zuma.

Ramaphosa: Protests a plea from the people

2014-02-08 22:34

The protests that have engulfed the country were not an indication of dissatisfaction with the ANC, but a plea to fast-track service delivery, ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Ramaphosa says ANC will be victorious

2014-02-08 14:46

The African National Congress will emerge victorious in the upcoming elections, ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Ramaphosa raised at Marikana inquiry

2014-01-30 13:16

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa made inquiries to Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa about unrest at Lonmin mine in Marikana, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry has heard.

Mantashe: Compiling list was a painstaking process

2014-01-28 13:59

Compiling the ANC's list of candidates for Parliament and the legislatures was a painstaking process, party Secretary General Gwede Mantashe says.

Business as usual for ANC brass

2014-01-26 11:01

The ANC has confirmed that its leaders facing criminal charges will still be deployed to Parliament and provincial legislatures following this year’s elections.

Ramaphosa applauds game industry

2014-01-23 16:35

The game breeding industry must be applauded for its efforts at transformation, Stud Game Breeders' spokesperson Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Mickey-Mouse parties can't rule - Ramaphosa

2014-01-19 20:07

Newly-formed political parties do not have the capacity to run the administration of the country, ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Zuma absent from manifesto launch

2014-01-19 10:45

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa and not President Jacob Zuma will deliver the party’s Gauteng provincial manifesto at a rally scheduled to be held in Atteridgeville near Pretoria.

ANC hopes to woo disgruntled voters

2014-01-11 09:26

President Jacob Zuma has launched the ANC election manifesto, hoping to help woo voters increasingly frustrated with persistent poverty, joblessness and corruption.

Ramaphosa lightens mood at Mandela funeral

2013-12-15 15:29

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has lightened the mood at the state funeral of former president Nelson Mandela when he thanked Malawian President Joyce Banda for her tribute.

Don't embarrass us - Ramaphosa tells FNB crowd

2013-12-10 15:18

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has sought to take control of the situation at the FNB Stadium after disruptions by sections of the crowd.

Politicking creeps into Mandela services

2013-12-08 19:56

Flutterings of politicking have crept into certain commemoration services held countrywide in honour of struggle icon Nelson Mandela.

ANC denies rumour about Zuma meeting

2013-12-02 11:27

The ANC has denied that there will be a call for a special national general council at its national executive committee. It was reported that there would be a move to replace President Jacob Zuma.

Ramaphosa has rescue plan for Cosatu

2013-12-01 11:45

ANC leaders are appealing to Cosatu to soften its “punitive” stance towards its general secretary, Zwelinzima Vavi, to stave off a split in the labour federation and the tripartite alliance.


Malema: EFF plans union for working class

2014-04-13 13:17

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says his party is going to form its own union to fight for the interests of the working class.

Cosatu pleads for 'ceasefire'

2014-04-11 16:21

Cosatu president Sidumo Dlamini has pleaded for a "ceasefire" between union affiliates to give the ANC's plan to help the troubled trade union federation a chance to work.

ANC needs strong Cosatu - Ramaphosa

2014-04-11 14:17

The ANC needs a strong Cosatu, not a weak, divided one, African National Congress deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Cosatu CEC agrees to 'ceasefire'

2014-04-09 18:14

Cosatu says it has agreed to cease hostilities regarding Zwelinzima Vavi and Numsa after proposals made by ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa.

Ramaphosa leaves yellow T-shirt trail

2014-03-16 16:33

The ANC has taken its national election campaign to Botshabelo in the Free State, with ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa conducting street visits.

Ramaphosa's convoy nearly stoned

2014-03-02 14:42

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa narrowly missed having his convey stoned by angry residents, according to a report.

Motlanthe set to quit politics - report

2014-02-18 07:27

Deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe reportedly does not intend to serve in the country's next government, paving the way for Cyril Ramaphosa to become deputy president after the elections.

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.

Amcu, Wasp to visit injured cyclist

2014-02-13 18:44

The cyclist who the DA claimed was hit by ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa's motorcade will get a visit from Amcu and Wasp in hospital.

ANC denies DA Ramaphosa accident claim

2014-02-09 21:32

A DA claim that ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa's blue light convoy hit a cyclist in Johannesburg has been dismissed as lies by the ANC.

All leaders should encourage people to vote - ANC

2014-02-08 20:50

African National Congress deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has called on political leaders to encourage South Africans to register to vote in the forthcoming elections.

Ramaphosa in talks with Shanduka

2014-01-30 14:30

Shanduka has neither confirmed nor denied that ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa is quitting the firm, adding that he is in the process of consultations.

Leaked list reveals ANC's election candidates

2014-01-29 10:08

A leaked copy of the ANC's secret election candidates list reveals that President Jacob Zuma and his closest allies dominate the top positions.

What could Cyril do?

2014-01-28 07:59

A popular theory doing the rounds is that Jacob Zuma is going to step aside in favour of Cyril Ramaphosa. But could it end the ANC’s troubles? asks Kameel Premhid.

ANC wants a majority - Ramaphosa

2014-01-25 16:16

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has told supporters in Kimberley not to rest on their laurels, as the ANC wants a majority in the 2014 general elections.

CDP: Ramaphosa comments undermine democracy

2014-01-20 17:24

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa's comments about newly formed political parties undermined democracy, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Ramaphosa: ANC changed lives since 1994

2014-01-19 18:54

The ruling ANC has significantly improved the lives of South Africans since the advent of the democratic dispensation in 1994, ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa says.

Ramaphosa off to Oz

2014-01-19 08:57

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa is to lead an ANC delegation to Perth, Australia, to woo South African voters living there and possibly establish a branch of the party.

True leaders don't walk away from booing - Mantashe

2014-01-10 05:30

Walking away from a booing crowd is a reflection of political shallowness by party leaders, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says.

Young communists condemn Zuma booing

2013-12-11 17:15

Booing President Jacob Zuma at the memorial for former president Nelson Mandela was despicable behaviour, the Young Communist League of SA (YCLSA) says.

Ramaphosa urges crowd to show restraint

2013-12-10 13:30

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has urged the crowd at FNB Stadium to show restraint and be disciplined, after repeated booing and cheering during Nelson Mandela's memorial service.

'Red carpet reception' for Mandela in heaven - Ramaphosa

2013-12-08 18:31

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa has encouraged South Africans to emulate former president Nelson Mandela, adding that ANC members who'd already passed on, would lay out a red carpet for him in heaven.

SA's rich continue to get richer

2013-12-01 19:35

The collective wealth of the 20 richest people in South Africa grew by 8.6% compared to last year, it has been reported.

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.

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