‘I expected Zuma to go after Nkandla ruling,’ says Kgalema

2017-04-21 16:17

Kgalema Motlanthe has told the BBC that he expected President Jacob Zuma to step down in 2016 after the Constitutional Court's ruling on non-security upgrades at his Nkandla home.

WATCH: Motlanthe hits out at 'reckless' Zuma, 'crooked' ANC

2017-04-03 16:57

President Jacob Zuma should resign, says former president Kgalema Motlanthe, adding that the ANC is being led by the most incorrigible people.

Zuma the elephant in the room at Kathrada's funeral

2017-03-29 14:45

Although he wasn't physically present, President Jacob Zuma's presence loomed large at the funeral of struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada in Johannesburg.

'No need for ANC leadership to step down' - KZN ANC

2017-01-24 13:04

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal says there is no need for the current leadership to step down. "The elective conference is in 11 months, there is absolutely no need [for] leadership to step down," said provincial spokesperson Mdumiseni Ntuli on Tuesday.

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.

Early conference won’t cure ANC’s ills

2016-09-18 06:09

An elective gathering could yield more of the same party dissent, whereas a consultative meeting might clear the air, writes Mogomotsi Mogodiri.

Cabinet should be cordial for stability - Motlanthe

2016-09-10 09:00

Cabinet should never lose the spirit of cordiality, says former President Kgalema Motlanthe.

Freedom didn't fall from heaven, ANC volunteers won it with sacrifices - Kathrada

2016-07-16 16:10

Anti-apartheid activist and ANC stalwart Ahmed Kathrada believes the ruling party owes much of its success to the spirit and sacrifices of many of its volunteers.

Leadership must not suppress young people – Motlanthe

2016-03-20 12:15

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has reiterated the need for younger people to be given the platform to present new ideas, warning that failure to do this would render the ruling party irrelevant in the country’s political landscape in future.

Motlanthe is being hypocritical - ANCYL leader

2015-12-24 14:00

ANC Youth League President Collen Maine has hit out at former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe's over his comments that President Jacob Zuma should explain why he fired Nhlanhla Nene as finance minister.


Discipline Mbeki, Motlanthe for sowing division - Free State ANCYL

2017-04-11 15:36

The ANC’s national executive committee must institute disciplinary action against former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe, the Free State ANCYL has said.

Kathrada never got a response from Zuma - Motlanthe

2017-03-29 15:46

Anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada never officially received a response from President Jacob Zuma to his letter asking him to step down, former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe has said.

ANC must be convincing in its remorse over Nkandla - Motlanthe

2017-03-23 10:33

ANC supporters will continue to support the ANC if the party shows remorse over some of the mistakes it's made in the past, former president Kgalema Motlanthe has said.

'I am not keen to stand' for ANC presidency - Motlanthe

2017-01-24 11:05

Former deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe has rubbished claims that he is interested in taking over from President Jacob Zuma.

HEADLINES: Motlanthe's ANC caution, UCT closed for learning, Mandoza remembered

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Motlanthe: ANC faces death

2016-09-18 06:00

Former deputy president says the failure of the ANC to adapt to the challenges of today will render it irrelevant and people will move on.

Motlanthe slams ANC's 'race to the bottom' – report

2016-07-31 11:27

Former president and deputy president of South Africa Kgalema Motlanthe is worried it may not be possible to save the ANC, saying the party was "on a race to the bottom" and increasingly lost its ability to represent ordinary people.

Maynard: Just Zuma or ANC policies bad for SA economy? Presidents compared.

2016-03-23 07:57

Evidence from data shows rather forcefully that the ANC's strategy of tampering with state-owned enterprises and social engineering is having the wrong end result.

Of course I remember Vytjie Mentor - Motlanthe

2016-03-17 12:56

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe has confirmed to News24 that he knows former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor, after President Jacob Zuma said he had "no recollection" of her.

Explain why Nene was fired, Motlanthe urges

2015-12-23 21:30

President Jacob Zuma's decision to fire Nhlanhla Nene as finance minister stunned South Africa, says former SA president Kgalema Motlanthe.

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