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.

DA sets date for march to Luthuli House

2014-02-05 21:54

The DA will march to the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg next week, party leader Helen Zille has said.

DA march to Luthuli house gets OK

2014-02-02 21:25

The decision by police to deny the DA permission to march to the ANC headquarters, has been overturned by the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.

Limpopo ANC councillor's suspension reduced

2014-01-26 20:33

The ANC national disciplinary committee (NDC) has reduced the suspension of a Limpopo regional task team co-ordinator, the party says.

DA wants ANC to retract statement

2014-01-23 16:33

The DA has condemned the ANC's reaction to its plans to march on Luthuli House in Johannesburg, saying this amounted to a threat of violence.

Isidingo star was a courageous woman: ANC

2014-01-21 08:09

The ANC has expressed shock and sadness at the death of Isidingo star Lesego Motsepe.

ANC 'hustles' young voters

2014-01-09 10:27

An ANC poster reading: "Step up for your hustle, register now to vote" has sparked a debate on the meaning of the word hustle.

ANC distances itself from 'fake' interpreter

2013-12-16 20:45

The ANC says it had nothing to do with the appointment of a bogus sign language interpreter at former president Nelson Mandela's memorial service.

Mandela Memorial sign-language interpreter 'cannot sign'

2013-12-11 09:29

Angry tweets from some deaf South Africans suggest that the on stage interpreter at Tuesday’s Memorial event was not signing correctly.

ANC to lay out condolence books at offices

2013-12-09 08:30

The ANC will lay out condolence books at its Johannesburg headquarters, all provincial offices and parliamentary constituency offices, it says.


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.

DA sets date for march to Luthuli House

2014-02-06 10:11

The DA will march to the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg next week, party leader Helen Zille has said.

ANC worried about international donors dictating to parties

2014-02-05 05:30

The ANC says the revelation that a mystery international donor was behind the ill-fated DA and Agang SA merger, is worrying.

DA appeals against ban on Luthuli House march

2014-02-02 17:34

Lawyers for the DA have challenged the police decision to deny the party permission to march to the ANC headquarters in Johannesburg.

SACP accuses DA of attacking ANC

2014-01-23 21:21

The DA's intended march to the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg is an attack on the ruling party, the SA Communist Party says.

DA is provoking ANC - Mthembu

2014-01-23 05:30

The DA is provoking the ANC by marching to its headquarters in Johannesburg, spokesperson Jackson Mthembu says.

Isidingo star was a courageous woman: ANC

2014-01-20 20:25

The ANC has expressed shock and sadness at the death of Isidingo star Lesego Motsepe.

ANC distances itself from 'fake' interpreter

2013-12-17 10:48

The ANC says it had nothing to do with the appointment of a bogus sign language interpreter at former president Nelson Mandela's memorial service.

ANC fingers state for organising 'fake' interpreter

2013-12-12 19:44

The memorial for Nelson Mandela at FNB Stadium where an inadequate interpreter was used, has been organised by the state and not the ANC, the party says.

Booing at Mandela memorial did SA a disservice - ANC

2013-12-10 22:00

Those who booed during the memorial service for former president Nelson Mandela did the country a disservice, says ANC spokesperson Jackson Mthembu.

ANC postpones party meetings

2013-12-06 15:01

The ANC has postponed its national executive committee (NEC) meeting and its coming national list conference, following the death of former president Nelson Mandela.

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