Capital flight dwarfs corruption - SACP

2014-10-29 19:57

Capital flight is a bigger impediment to radical economic transformation than corruption, says SA Communist Party deputy general secretary Jeremy Cronin.

EFF loud-mouth demagogues: Cronin

2014-05-01 17:30

Workers are not fooled by loud-mouth demagogues, tenderpreneurs in red berets says Cronin.

Alliance communication important: SACP

2013-09-01 22:44

Communication among the different alliance partners is of paramount importance, says SACP general secretary Jeremy Cronin.

DA: Nkandla report must be made public

2013-07-01 22:23

The DA has lashed out at the department of public works claiming that the classification policy adopted for classifying the Nkandla report was not law.

Zuma pays R800 rent for Nkandla

2013-06-09 12:05

It has been reported that President Jacob Zuma pays R800 a month to lease the 8.9ha land on which his Nkandla compound is built.

Cronin admits to Nkandla anomalies

2013-06-04 22:38

The upgrading of President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla residence is riddled with anomalies, Public Works Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin has conceded.

Apartheid blame row escalates

2013-04-11 09:25

The SACP's Jeremy Cronin has defended Trevor Manuel over his comments that government could no longer blame apartheid for its failures.

ANC to nominate NEC candidates

2012-12-18 19:35

ANC delegates at the national elective conference in Mangaung in the Free State will nominate candidates for the party's national executive committee.

'Infrastructure roll out will be different'

2012-10-19 16:16

The government's new infrastructure rollout will be different, say government ministers.

Cape Town activist to re-launch UDF

2012-08-20 11:34

A Cape Town activist has vowed to re-launch the United Democratic Front despite opposition from former party heavyweights such as Trevor Manuel and Pravin Gordhan.

Zuma does e-tolls damage control

2012-06-12 23:14

President Jacob Zuma has made sweeping changes in the transport department, replacing both the the minister and his deputy, following the government's embarrassing handling of the Gauteng e-toll debacle.

Cape tolling plans shelved - report

2012-03-28 12:01

The government has reportedly shelved plans to toll highways in the Western Cape following massive public opposition.

Cities may take control of trains

2012-02-13 10:46

The government is considering handing control of passenger train services from the Passenger Rail Agency of SA to cities.

ANCYL members mobilise for Malema

2011-08-28 22:42

ANCYL members across the country have mobilised in support of league president Julius Malema and national spokesperson Floyd Shivambu, who will face an ANC disciplinary committee this week.

Tolls: AA warns of disgruntled motorists

2011-08-11 20:03

The Automobile Association has raised the spectre of civil disobedience against tolling on the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project.

Cronin: Improve transport to aid jobless

2011-06-29 12:08

Deputy Transport Minister Jeremy Cronin says high transport costs prevent at least 12% of SA's unemployed from searching for work.

Honorary degree for Cronin

2011-05-09 17:03

Deputy Transport Minister Jeremy Cronin will be given an honorary degree at the University of Fort Hare.

ANC a 'complete mess' - WikiLeaks

2011-02-20 17:41

The ANC is a "complete mess" and its young cadres simply want access to jobs and personal enrichment, according to a leaked US embassy cable.

Cronin welcomes accident fund ruling

2010-11-25 17:05

Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin says the Constitutional Court ruling allowing a cap on compensation claims will close loopholes.

'Not much progress' in Sinethemba

2010-10-02 19:00

Not much progress has been made to better service delivery issues plaguing Sinethemba Township in Mpumalanga, the SACP says.

Alliance partners urge unity

2010-01-09 12:44

The ANC's alliance partners have urged unity in their messages of support delivered at the party's 98th anniversary celebrations in Kimberley.

Malema blasts 'greedy communists'

2009-12-15 13:17

Julius Malema has said the ANCYL will fight any attempts by "greedy yellow communists" to control the party and also admitted sending a threatening SMS to Jeremy Cronin.

Zuma unfazed by alliance spats

2009-12-14 16:01

In-fighting among alliance partners is expected to top the agenda of the ANC's last national executive committee meeting, but President Jacob Zuma seems unfazed by the latest squabbles.

Cronin vs Leon

2009-08-13 10:15

Should the ANC government be accountable to Luthuli House or Parliament?

Job creation debate: Cronin vs Leon

2009-07-30 08:10

Jeremy Cronin, the deputy minister of transport, and Tony Leon, former DA-leader, tackle the issue of job creation from their opposing viewpoints.


Cronin: Madonsela should let parly do its job

2014-08-24 17:32

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela should let parliamentary processes on Nkandla take place, the SACP has said.

Cronin: Public works misspent R3.65bn

2013-09-18 15:08

The troubled public works department has racked up R3.65bn in irregular spending since 2009, says Public Works Deputy Minister Jeremy Cronin.

Minister insists Nkandla details secret

2013-08-20 19:07

Public Works Minister Thulas Nxesi has insisted the report into alleged misspending at Nkandla remains secret to protect President Jacob Zuma's security.

Cwele denies classifying Nkandla report

2013-07-01 14:29

State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele has denied classifying the long-awaited findings of the probe into the R206m upgrade of President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla homestead.

Cronin: Nkandla bill outrageous

2013-06-05 09:58

Deputy Public Works Minister Jeremy Cronin says he is anxious for an explanation on the "clearly outrageous" cost of the R206m upgrade to President Jacob Zuma's private home in Nkandla.

Cronin: No expropriation frenzy

2013-04-17 14:20

Deputy Public Works Minister Jeremy Cronin has given assurances that the new expropriation bill would not lead to a frenzy of land claims by the state.

Cronin criticises National Key Points Act

2013-02-22 09:36

Deputy Public Works Minister Jeremy Cronin has criticised the National Key Points Act - which was used to keep the report into the Nkandla security upgrade under wraps - as "dastardly apartheid legislation".

Media dividing ANC, claims Cronin

2012-12-13 22:26

There is a campaign in the media to divide the ANC ahead of its national elective conference in Mangaung, SA Communist Party deputy general secretary Jeremy Cronin says.

Public works to keep eye on Nkandla

2012-10-10 14:50

Public works will keep a close eye on the process to spend millions of rand on President Jacob Zuma's homestead, Deputy Public Works Minister Jeremy Cronin says.

Nzimande, Cronin re-elected

2012-07-14 12:05

SA Communist Party secretary-general Blade Nzimande and his deputy Jeremy Cronin have been re-elected unopposed.

W Cape tolls shelved

2012-03-28 13:39

Plans to toll Western Cape highways have been put on hold, Deputy Transport Minister Jeremy Cronin was quoted as saying in Business Report.

Cape Town seeks to control local trains

2012-02-14 15:35

Plans are under way to transfer control of local passenger rail services to the City of Cape Town, in order to form an integrated public transport system.

Heavy-duty trucks blamed for road damage

2012-02-07 19:08

Heavy-duty trucks are causing many of the road safety and infrastructure problems in Mpumalanga and North West, Deputy Transport Minister Jeremy Cronin says.

ANC welcomes Gauteng toll tariffs

2011-08-12 22:28

While Cabinet's approval of toll tariffs on the Gauteng freeway improvement project infuriated most organisations, the ANC has welcomed Cabinet's "bold" move.

BMF doesn't belong in Busa - Cronin

2011-07-24 09:39

SACP deputy leader Jeremy Cronin has launched an attack on the Black Management Forum's involvement, until recently, in Business Unity South Africa.

Report: Taxpayers subsidise Gautrain

2011-06-21 08:52

About R360m a year of taxpayers' money was promised as a subsidy for the Gautrain if there are not enough commuters, it has been reported.

Rail revamp gets green light

2011-04-06 13:59

Deputy Transport Minister Jeremy Cronin says a feasibility study has started into a multi-billion rand recapitalisation of freight and passenger rail.

ANC conference to be 'worse than Polokwane'

2011-02-19 18:37

The ANC's 2012 conference will be "worse than Polokwane" as tension within its alliance continues, reports quote the ANC's Mathews Phosa as saying in leaked US diplomatic cables.

'Local firms may pay for public transport'

2010-10-26 16:32

Deputy Minister of Transport Jeremy Cronin has said that the government is debating a new tax on businesses to subsidise public transport in the areas they operate in.

Dept spends R75m on conferences

2010-03-10 20:04

Deputy Transport Minister Jeremy Cronin has defended the transport department's spending of R75.5m on four international conferences and accused the Democratic Alliance of being misleading.

Malema 'shows the law is an ass'

2009-12-23 21:42

The DA says blue lights and security personnel seem to be a fashion accessory for Julius Malema, "like Paris Hilton's dog in the handbag".

Booing 'linked to ANC succession'

2009-12-14 16:56

The ANCYL believes the reason why Julius Malema was booed by SACP delegates is linked to the 2012 succession debate within the ruling party.

Cronin: I don't think it's Malema

2009-12-13 21:04

The SACP's Jeremy Cronin says he doubts that a threatening SMS he received was from Julius Malema.

Cronin vs Leon: Service delivery protests

2009-08-06 12:25

Jeremy Cronin and Tony Leon tackle how to best handle service delivery protests.

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