Yengeni states why drunk driving charges must be scrapped

2014-09-05 14:03

ANC national executive committee member Tony Yengeni has submitted representations on why his drunken driving charges should be withdrawn, a Cape Town court has heard.

Former Scopa chair to testify at Seriti Commission

2014-09-02 06:22

Former chairperson of the Standing Committee on Public Accounts (Scopa) Gavin Woods is expected to testify at the Seriti Commission of Inquiry.

Yengeni drunk driving case resumes

2014-08-12 05:33

The drunken driving case against African National Congress national executive committee member Tony Yengeni will continue in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

Yengeni in court for drunken driving

2014-06-03 07:03

The drunken driving case against African National Congress national executive committee member Tony Yengeni will continue at the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

ANC to purge rogues

2014-01-26 14:32

Corrupt and rogue candidates who make it on to the ANC’s election lists for Parliament and legislatures, could for the first time be purged by the ANC’s integrity committee.

Yengeni faces full wrath of the law

2013-08-18 10:03

A Cape Town city official has said "the book will be thrown" at ANC NEC member Tony Yengeni who was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

Yengeni 3 times over the limit - report

2013-08-13 09:01

ANC NEC member Tony Yengeni was nearly three times over the legal blood alcohol limit when he was arrested for alleged drunken driving, it has emerged.

Cops won't confirm Yengeni arrest

2013-08-12 12:24

Western Cape police have declined to confirm that a man arrested for drunken driving over the weekend is ANC national executive committee member Tony Yengeni.

ANCYL spokesperson nominated for NEC

2012-12-18 20:37

Former Gauteng Housing MEC Humprey Mmemezi and former ANCYL spokesperson Magdalene Moonsamy were on the list of nominations for the ANC's NEC at the party's Mangaung conference.

SACP members urged to join ANC

2012-07-12 19:15

Outgoing SA Communist Party chairperson Gwede Mantashe has urged members to join the African National Congress.

Radebe: No divisions in ANC

2012-06-28 21:03

ANC members are not divided between supporters of party president Jacob Zuma and his deputy Kgalema Motlanthe, executive committee member Jeff Radebe says.

Stop public spats - Mantashe

2012-06-17 21:15

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has called on members of his party and the SA Communist Party to avoid public spats, the SABC reports.

ANC working on 'unwanted tendencies'

2012-03-01 21:06

The ANC's political school is the answer to "unwanted tendencies" within the ruling party, political subcommittee chairperson Tony Yengeni says.

Sisulu denies aircraft carrier reports

2012-01-20 22:30

The defence ministry has denied President Jacob Zuma intended buying an aircraft carrier, with convicted fraudster Tony Yengeni deciding who would get the contract.

Winnie wraps up testimony for Malema

2011-10-26 15:58

ANC stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has wrapped up testimony in favour of ANCYL leader Julius Malema at his disciplinary hearing.

Leaders not indispensable, Malema warns

2011-10-18 23:26

Leaders are not indispensable and could be removed at the wish of those who elected them, ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema says.

DA wants 'toxic' Yengeni fired

2011-08-22 22:39

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu should fire "politically toxic" fraud convict Tony Yengeni from the parliamentary committee dealing with a review of the defence force, the DA says.

Plot to oust Zuma 'a blue lie' - Mkhize

2011-04-10 23:05

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Zweli Mkhize has dismissed as "blue and scurrilous lies" reports that he is part of a plot to oust Jacob Zuma as ANC president.

DA lays charges against Shaik

2011-03-28 22:43

The DA has laid charges against convicted fraudster Schabir Shaik after reports that he is still listed as a director of a company that was involved in South Africa's arms deal.

Cipro not told of Yengeni convictions

2010-11-17 16:01

Tony Yengeni was not listed as a disqualified director as the Registrar of Companies was not provided with the relevant information, the trade and industry minister says.

Tony Yengeni shows 'good leadership'

2010-11-05 12:02

ANC former chief whip Tony Yengeni has shown "good leadership" by resigning the directorships he holds in six companies, says the ANC.

Tony Yengeni gives up directorships

2010-11-04 14:20

ANC former chief whip Tony Yengeni has resigned the directorships he holds in six companies, says his attorney.

Cipro not at fault in Yengeni debacle

2010-11-02 16:23

Trade and industry director general Tshediso Matona has absolved Cipro of blame in the latest Tony Yengeni debacle.

DA to press charges against Tony Yengeni

2010-11-01 12:47

The DA says it will press charges against ANC veteran Tony Yengeni, after revelations that he accepted six company directorships in apparent contravention of the Companies Act.

Yengeni strikes back

2010-09-22 19:39

ANC NEC political education head Tony Yengeni has spoken out against the party's critical alliance partners.


Yengeni drunk driving case back in court

2014-09-05 05:37

The drunk driving case against African National Congress national executive committee member Tony Yengeni is expected to continue in the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

Another delay in Yengeni drunken driving case

2014-08-12 14:42

The drunken driving case against ANC politician Tony Yengeni has been postponed to September because written representations from the defence have yet to be submitted.

Yengeni hopes charges will be withdrawn

2014-06-03 18:03

ANC heavyweight Tony Yengeni is hoping that drunken and reckless driving charges against him will be withdrawn, the Cape Town Magistrate's Court has heard.

Yengeni drunk driving case postponed

2014-03-04 19:31

The drunken driving case against African National Congress national executive committee member Tony Yengeni has been postponed by the Cape Town Magistrate's Court.

M&G's appeal of ruling dismissed

2013-09-12 13:17

The Mail & Guardian's application for leave to appeal a press ombudsman ruling relating to a story about ANC national executive committee member Tony Yengeni has been dismissed.

Officials deny 'targeting' Tony Yengeni

2013-08-13 10:19

City of Cape Town authorities have denied "targeting" ANC NEC member Tony Yengeni by arresting him for alleged drunken driving.

DA wants no meddling in Yengeni case

2013-08-12 15:35

National police commissioner Riah Phiyega must ensure there is no "political meddling" following the reported arrest of Tony Yengeni for drunk driving, the DA says.

Tony Yengeni arrested - report

2013-08-12 09:03

ANC national executive committee member Tony Yengeni has reportedly spent the night in police cells after being arrested, apparently for drunken driving.

Excitement over Zuma's re-election

2012-12-18 17:46

Victorious supporters of President Jacob Zuma sang struggle songs and waved posters after he was re-elected as ANC president.

Maserati gets Yengeni in trouble

2012-07-10 09:08

Cape Town traffic police have stopped ANC heavyweight Tony Yengeni after he was caught driving his Maserati without a front number plate and an expired licence disc.

Second transition now 'second phase'

2012-06-28 21:03

The ANC appeared to have overcome reported internal divisions over a key policy paper on a "second transition", but i will now be referred to as the "second phase of the transition".

The ANC 'is not happy'

2012-06-17 10:29

Simmering tension between senior ANC leaders exploded this week, with Tony Yengeni reportedly swearing at SA Communist Party leader Blade Nzimande.

Mantashe silent on Malema

2012-03-01 16:01

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has no thoughts or comments about ANC Youth League president Julius Malema's expulsion from the party, he says.

Heath blasts Mbeki

2011-12-04 10:16

New Special Investigating Unit boss Willem Heath has accused former president Thabo Mbeki of “initiating” rape and corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma.

Malema set to dominate week's politics

2011-10-23 22:58

ANCYL leader Julius Malema's disciplinary hearing and the league's economic freedom marches are set to dominate South Africa's political landscape this week.

Sisulu defends Yengeni's appointment

2011-08-30 17:25

The defence and military veterans minister has defended a decision to select convicted fraudster Tony Yengeni onto a committee dealing with a review of the defence force.

Police deny knowledge of plot to oust Zuma

2011-04-14 14:19

Police have no knowledge of the veracity and sale of an intelligence report alleging that ANC members were behind a plot to oust President Jacob Zuma, they say.

Plot to oust Zuma - claim

2011-04-10 18:05

KZN ANC chairperson Zweli Mkhize has reacted angrily to reports that he and other senior ruling party leaders were plotting to oust President Jacob Zuma.

More wreck woes for Tony Yengeni

2010-11-28 17:28

ANC bigwig Tony Yengeni’s ­troubles with flashy cars seem to have no end - the latest being a R1.3m claim for damage to his Maserati GranTurismo.

Police will assist in arms deal probe

2010-11-08 14:20

Even though the arms deal investigation has been officially closed, any agency probing the matter will be assisted, a police spokesperson says.

Yengeni turns back on directorships

2010-11-04 14:35

Former ANC chief whip Tony Yengeni has resigned the directorships he holds in six companies, his attorney says.

No apologies for not inviting ANC

2010-11-03 18:11

The ANC's scathing reaction to last week's civil society conference, which it was not invited to, is "reminiscent of the paranoia of the Mbeki era".

DA laying charge against Yengeni

2010-11-01 15:32

The DA is currently laying a charge against ANC veteran Tony Yengeni for apparent contravention of section 218 of the Companies Act.

'The whites own everything'

2010-10-31 09:53

ANC heavyweight Tony Yengeni has reacted with defiance when confronted with evidence that he has again broken the law.

Yengeni cop jailed for 4 years

2010-05-10 12:58

A former police station commander who interfered in the drunken driving case of former ANC chief whip Tony Yengeni, has been jailed for four years.

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