ANC: Mthembu shooting not politically motivated

8 minutes ago

The ANC has cautioned those who claimed that the shooting of party MP Jackson Mthembu was politically motivated.

Mthembu shot in the face during robbery - cops

2014-10-20 12:24

African National Congress MP Jackson Mthembu was shot in the face while withdrawing money at an ATM in Witbank at the weekend, Mpumalanga police have said.

Let the people save the rhino

2014-09-02 19:53

Government has repeated its intention to rope in people living around reserves and national parks to help curb ever-increasing rhino poaching.

ANC spokesperson to join Parliament

2014-05-16 22:19

National ANC spokesperson Jackson Mthembu is one of 249 party members who will serve in Parliament, according to a final list released by the Electoral Commission of SA.

ANC gets 'overwhelming mandate' from SA voters

2014-05-09 09:47

South Africans have voted resoundingly to extend the ANC's 20-year rule, ignoring leadership scandals and economic malaise in a display of loyalty to the party once led by Nelson Mandela.

ANC ‘hasn’t discussed’ W Cape coalition

2014-05-08 15:03

The ANC says it has not yet considered entering into coalition talks in the Western Cape as initial results show it is lagging significantly behind the DA.

Good start to results: Mantashe

2014-05-08 11:42

The African National Congress has described its lead in the elections as a good start and hoped for improvement.

Late voters must wait - ANC

2014-05-07 21:19

The ANC says people who have not yet cast their votes in the general elections should remain in queues at their voting stations and patiently wait their turn.

EFF knew about ballot boxes - ANC

2014-05-06 19:59

The ANC says that ballot boxes and other materials of the IEC found at one of their member’s home, was done with the knowledge of the local IEC presiding officer and EFF party agents.

Election campaigns dominated Freedom Day

2014-04-28 09:00

As South Africa marked the 20th anniversary of its first democratic elections, political parties blended the celebrations with their election campaigns.

ANC granted leave to appeal in SMS case

2014-04-12 17:00

The High Court in Johannesburg has granted the ANC leave to appeal a decision that a DA SMS about President Jacob Zuma’s Nkandla homestead was fair comment.

ANC to fight SMS ruling

2014-04-07 17:48

The ANC is to appeal against a court ruling that dismissed its objections to a DA SMS accusing President Jacob Zuma of stealing public money.

Arson attack: EFF points fingers at ANC

2014-04-05 12:43

The EFF says it suspects that ANC members could be behind the arson attack on the stage and marquee set up for its rally in Thokoza, saying it received a tip-off about threats of disruption.

ANC cheers bold consumer moves

2014-04-01 15:43

Government's steps to ease the burden of high communication costs and access to credit for many South Africans is bold and decisive, says the ANC.

Nkandla on ANC NEC agenda

2014-03-29 18:00

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's damning report on security upgrades at President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead will be on the agenda of an ANC NEC meeting in Cape Town.

Cosas retracts Madonsela nose comment

2014-03-25 14:21

Student body Cosas has retracted its comment that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela has a "big, ugly nose" after a scolding from the ANC, but it did not apologise.

Election campaign intensifies

2014-03-22 11:56

With 45 days to go before the national elections, political parties have intensified their campaigning.

ANC: Rights will be protected

2014-03-21 17:49

Government has redoubled efforts to ensure that the rights of South Africans are protected and upheld, the ANC says on Human Rights Day .

E-tolls: ANC firm on user-pay principle

2014-03-13 21:03

The user-pay principle is the fairest and most practical way to fund high quality transport infrastructure in Gauteng, says ANC spokesperson Jackson Mthembu.

Mboweni douses rumours of return to politics

2014-02-18 08:59

Former Reserve Bank governor Tito Mboweni has apparently doused speculation that he could be appointed new minister of finance, saying he wants to focus on his investment portfolio.

Chaos, anarchy at DA march

2014-02-12 15:41

The DA’s long-awaited march for “real jobs” in Johannesburg’s CBD ended in chaos with petrol bombs, bricks and stones being flung. But the ANC has denied any blame for the anarchy.

ANC files for protection order against DA

2014-02-12 07:57

The ANC has filed an urgent application in the South Gauteng High Court in a bid to secure a protection order against an alleged threat by the DA.

Khoza: ANC members must protect Luthuli House

2014-02-11 21:05

The application for a protective order against the planned DA march is to allow African National Congress members to protect Luthuli House, an official has said.

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.

Presidency: Zuma relaxed in Nkandla

2014-02-08 16:49

President Jacob Zuma was relaxed at his home in Nkandla in KwaZulu-Natal, the presidency has said.


ANC shocked by Mthembu shooting

41 minutes ago

The ANC chief whip's office has expressed shock at the shooting and wounding of party MP Jackson Mthembu during an armed robbery.

Details unclear of Mthembu shooting

2014-10-20 11:20

Police and the ANC could not immediately confirm a report that party MP Jackson Mthembu was shot and wounded in Mpumalanga at the weekend. A family member says the shooting could have been politically motivated.


IEC did their best - Mthembu

2014-05-13 08:42

ANC spokesperson Jackson Mthembu says the IEC did their best this election. Watch.

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ANC ‘confident’ about Gauteng results

2014-05-08 15:31

The ANC is confident that it will win Gauteng comfortably, according to party spokesperson Jackson Mthembu.


IEC did their best - Mthembu

2014-05-08 12:42

ANC spokesperson Jackson Mthembu says the IEC did their best this election. Watch.

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ANC member killed in KZN

2014-05-08 10:23

An ANC supporter has been killed outside a voting station in KwaDukuza, KwaZulu-Natal, the party says.

DA ordered to retract Zuma SMS

2014-05-06 22:01

The Electoral Court has ruled that the DA retract its SMS about President Jacob Zuma, the ANC says.

ANC warns of fake Duarte Facebook account

2014-05-06 07:44

A Facebook account purporting to be that of ANC deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte is false and should be ignored, the ANC has said.

Kasrils's no vote call reckless - ANC

2014-04-15 18:51

A call by former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils for voters to either not vote for the ANC or spoil their ballots is "reactionary", the ruling party says.

DA replaces defected Cape metro leader

2014-04-08 20:09

The DA has replaced its defected Cape Town metro chair Grant Pascoe with another Cape Town councillor.

DA Cape Town chair defects to ANC

2014-04-07 15:29

The ANC has welcomed former DA Cape Town metro chair Grant Pascoe to the party.

DA says Nkandla SMS 'fair comment'

2014-04-02 11:27

The DA says there was nothing untoward in what it said in an SMS sent to voters that public funds were "stolen" to upgrade President Jacob Zuma's private Nkandla residence.

ANC to campaign at CT jazz festival

2014-03-29 19:28

ANC top brass are expected to don their election hats at this year's Cape Town International Jazz festival, party spokesperson Jackson Mthembu says.

DA welcomes ANC court action

2014-03-28 07:19

The Democratic Alliance says it welcomes the ANC's decision to approach the South Gauteng High Court after it accused the DA of violating the Electoral Code of Conduct.

ANCYL, Cosas must answer for Madonsela remarks

2014-03-24 11:27

The ANC Youth League and student body Cosas must explain their "disparaging" comments about Public Protector Thuli Madonsela, the governing party says.

ANC to take legal action against DA

2014-03-22 09:40

The ANC is planning to take legal action against the DA over a text message about President Jacob Zuma, the party says.

ANC: No grounds for charges against Zuma

2014-03-21 14:18

There are no grounds for any criminal charges to be laid against President Jacob Zuma and those filed at police stations are void acts carried out in desperation, the ANC says.

Mantashe campaigns in Marikana

2014-03-01 14:07

ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has conducted a voter campaign in Marikana, near Rustenburg in the North West, the party says.

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.

Flying bricks stop DA march

2014-02-12 13:22

The DA's march in central Johannesburg has been stopped after ANC supporters apparently threw bricks at marchers and petrol bombs at police.

ANC happy with Gauteng registration numbers

2014-02-12 07:07

The high number of new voter registrations recorded in Gauteng at the weekend is encouraging, the ANC says.

ANC accuses DA of hiring 'gunmen'

2014-02-11 19:31

The ANC has accused the DA of contracting "gunmen" for its march in Johannesburg and, says spokesperson Jackson Mthembu, the DA apparently has also "booked" a hospital and bought helmets and shields.

ANC apologises for Zuma no-show

2014-02-08 18:59

President Jacob Zuma did not attend the ANC's door-to-door campaign in Soweto due to a prior engagement, the party has said.

No violence at DA march, ANC promises

2014-02-06 16:55

There will be no violence when the DA marches to the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg, the ruling party in Gauteng says.

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