Please help me count, Comrade Mantashe...

2017-02-26 06:29

South Africa goes into holiday mode as soon as the second weekend of December ends. The country then wakes up again from the holidays after January 15 to pick up the pieces of the many lives that we lost on the roads due to speeding, recklessness, drunken driving and criminality, writes Dumisane Lubisi.

ANC tightens leadership nomination process ahead of elective conference

2017-01-30 19:12

ANC regions and provinces will be cut out of the nomination process in an attempt to tighten the party's electoral process ahead of a leadership battle.

ANC 'dealing with' black ops campaign claims

2017-01-25 17:38

ANC officials have met party general manager Ignatius Jacobs to discuss his involvement in the so-called "war room" saga, secretary general Gwede Mantashe has said.

AIC gives ANC March ultimatum on Matatiele agreement

2017-01-18 07:54

The fragile ANC-led coalitions in the Ekurhuleni and Rustenburg councils are again under threat as the party faces an ultimatum from the African Independent Congress.

ANC slams Madonsela over Absa apartheid bailout report

2017-01-17 19:55

The ANC wants the Public Protector report linking Absa to billions of rands in bailout funds from the apartheid government made public.

Being deputy president no shortcut to the presidency - Mantashe

2017-01-15 21:19

Being deputy president of the ANC is not a "shortcut" to the presidency, says ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe at the party's birthday rally in George.

Elect ANC leaders with succession in mind - Mantashe

2017-01-11 22:24

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says the party needs to elect leaders with a succession plan in mind.

ANC’s Gwede backs fired Shakes

2017-01-08 06:02

Fired Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba has received support from ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe, who expressed his disappointment at the coach's sacking.

'Patience is a virtue,' Mantashe tells Soweto residents who have waited 22 years for houses

2017-01-06 14:44

ANC general secretary Gwede Mantashe has told residents of Tshepisong informal settlement in Soweto, who have been asking for houses for years, that "patience is a virtue".

Thieves, corruption within ANC will destroy party, warns Mantashe

2017-01-03 18:41

Corruption, thieves and factionalism are destroying the ANC and will ruin it, ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has warned.


‘War room’ GM quits

2017-02-26 06:10

The ANC has parted ways with its general manager at Luthuli House, Ignatius Jacobs, on the back of recent embarrassing revelations of a covert “war room” operation aimed at sabotaging opposition parties during last year’s municipal elections.

Zuma cracks the whip

2017-01-29 06:01

President talks tough on officials who defy the ANC and refuse to implement its policies. Could he be setting the table for a Cabinet reshuffle?

The 7 dark horses

2017-01-22 06:10

There have been murmurs about Motlanthe coming back into the picture, including in KwaZulu-Natal. Despite being on record for a need for a younger leadership, he is considered as not only a compromise candidate but someone who can bring hope for many in the ANC and the country.

ANC to review NDP at policy conference

2017-01-17 23:50

The ANC plans to review the successes and challenges of the National Development Plan at its upcoming policy conference.

'You can't expect a nice contest' - analyst on ANC succession battle

2017-01-16 21:18

Mixed messages from ANC leaders ahead of the party's elective conference can lead to confusion, a political analyst has warned.

Coalition woes could cost ANC more areas

2017-01-15 06:01

The African Independent Congress is fast running out of patience in its bid see Matatiele re-incorporated back into KwaZulu-Natal.

Rumours of a third term for Zuma far from reality – Mantashe

2017-01-08 10:30

ANC secretary General Gwede Mantashe has thrown cold water on rumours of a possible third term for President Jacob Zuma.

Now is the time to celebrate - Mantashe

2017-01-06 15:26

ANC bigwigs have descended on Soweto’s famous Vilakazi Street as part of celebrations to mark the party's 105th birthday.

ANC supporters in Evaton remain loyal, despite service delivery failures

2017-01-04 08:40

Many residents of Evaton, in Gauteng, have pledged to continue to vote for the ANC, despite citing massive service delivery failures.

Angie: I’m tired of excuses

2016-12-18 06:04

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says she is tired of excuses presented by officials when the department fails to deliver essential services to schools.

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