DA petitions Motshekga to probe Zuma over lying claims

2017-04-13 15:10

DA leader Mmusi Maimane will ask Parliament's justice portfolio committee chairperson Mathole Motshekga to probe allegations that President Jacob Zuma lied under oath.

Zuma must go – towards the light: Motshekga

2016-11-06 12:12

ANC NEC member Mathole Motshekga has called on President Jacob Zuma to step down and do some soul-searching, he has been reported as saying in a letter.

It’s ‘pseudo science’: Motshekga stands by his views on Homo naledi

2015-09-11 11:36

The Homo naledi discovery has barely seen the light of day and already an ANC MP has challenged scientists for a debate on the “whole truth about evolution”.

Kraal on Earth reflects kraal in heaven - ANC MP

2015-07-21 18:33

The significance of the kraal in Zulu tradition is not properly understood, ANC MP Mathole Motshekga has told Parliament's ad hoc committee on Nkandla.

EFF complains about ANC 'attack' on Madonsela

2015-05-01 14:53

The EFF says it will lodge a complaint over the way ANC MPs treated Public Protector Thuli Madonsela during a justice portfolio committee briefing.

Madonsela's Nkandla findings not binding - committee

2014-10-30 21:16

An ANC-only committee has found that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's findings against President Jacob Zuma in the Nkandla debacle are not binding.

ANC denies Motshekga demoted

2013-06-20 20:44

ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has denied that former ANC chief whip Mathole Motshekga had been demoted, following the announcement of his replacement.

ANC recalls Motshekga as chief whip

2013-06-20 13:06

The ANC has recalled Mathole Motshekga as its chief whip.

Politicians debate weighty issues

2013-06-14 08:38

The DA has asked for an apology after an ANC MP commented on the size of its parliamentary leader, Lindiwe Mazibuko.

ANC: Circumcisions 'a cash cow'

2013-05-29 20:27

Individuals have turned the cultural practice of initiation schools into a cash cow, ANC chief whip Mathole Motshekga says.


Mathole Motshekga calls for special NEC over Zuma

2017-04-12 10:32

ANC National Executive Committee member Mathole Motshekga has called for a special NEC meeting to deal with growing calls for President Jacob Zuma to resign.

Stop divisive attacks over Homo naledi - Makhura

2015-09-24 17:48

The discovery of Homo naledi, a new species of a human ancestor, should unite and not divide people, Gauteng Premier David Makhura says.

Madonsela misled SA on Nkandla - ANC

2015-07-30 21:21

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela misled South Africa about President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home, ANC Chief Whip Mathole Motshekga has told Parliament's ad hoc committee.

Parliament trying to keep Madonsela under its thumb

2015-05-13 18:53

Parliament is going to hold Public Protector Thuli Madonsela under its thumb by forcing her to meet extraordinary requirements.

Judge Masipa grilled over her Oscar Pistorius ruling

2015-04-14 12:57

The handling of the Oscar Pistorius trial by Judge Thokozile Masipa took centre stage during the judicial Service Commission interviews in Pretoria, a report says.

Former ANC whip blocks questions on NPA strife

2014-07-03 19:00

The chairperson of Parliament's justice portfolio committee has firmly shielded contested NPA boss Mxolisi Nxasana from MPs' questions on strife besetting the organisation.

ANC explains chief whip change

2013-06-20 14:30

Mathole Motshekga was not a member of the ANC’s NEC and that was why he had to be replaced as the party’s chief whip, says party secretary general Gwede Mantashe.

ANC withdraws Mazibuko weight remark

2013-06-18 19:19

Senior ANC MP John Jeffery has formally withdrawn his controversial remark about DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko's weight, and apologised to her.

Keep Mandela in your prayers - Motshekga

2013-06-12 17:45

South Africans should take a moment to send their thoughts and prayers to ailing former president Nelson Mandela, ANC Chief Whip Mathole Motshekga says.

Parliament set to debate initiate deaths

2013-05-23 13:14

Parliament will probably debate the deaths of initiates at the end of the month, the ANC chief whip’s office says, following the deaths of 33 initiates in Limpopo and Mpumalanga.

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