'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.

It’s war among the ranks of MK vets

2016-12-11 06:01

ANC military veterans are at each others’ throats after a rival faction organised a large meeting outside of the formal structures.

Castro was all about love - Mantashe

2016-11-30 22:36

Leaders of the ANC and its alliance partners remembered the life of Cuba's president Fidel Castro.

ANC NEC affirms support for Zuma, secret ballot proposal rejected

2016-11-29 16:47

The ANC’s National Executive Committee did not support calls for President Jacob Zuma to step down and also rejected a proposal for a secret ballot, party secretary general Gwede Mantashe has said.

SA, China strengthen ties as leaders meet

2016-11-22 18:05

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has met his Chinese counterpart Li Yuanchao to renew and sign several agreements between the two countries, say reports.


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.

ANC veterans reject joint policy, consultative conference

2016-12-14 10:10

A group of over 100 ANC veterans have rejected the party's decision to make its consultative conference part of its policy conference next year.

MK council meeting 'outside ANC structures' - Mantashe

2016-12-09 20:13

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says the council meeting by former Umkhonto weSizwe members is an event "outside ANC structures".

'You can't just walk away' - Gwede to ANC's NEC

2016-11-29 22:08

Mass resignations from the ANC’s NEC following a failed bid to get President Jacob Zuma to step down will have dire consequences for the party, secretary general Gwede Mantashe has warned.

Zuma not appearing before the integrity committee for grilling – ANC

2016-11-26 07:13

President Jacob Zuma will meet with the integrity commission of the party as head of the organisation, not because he has brought the party into disrepute, says an ANC spokesperson.

Transformation can’t be captured

2016-11-20 06:39

There is a problem when the wealth of our country is not benefiting black South Africans.

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