ARTICLES RELATING TO POLITICS

Tshwane ANC condemns storming of office

2014-07-28 18:55

The ANC in Tshwane condemned the storming of its office in Pretoria by a group it says claims to represent unhappy members.

Malema's comments have no substance - DA

2014-07-28 10:32
191 comments

The DA says it is not concerned by EFF leader Julius Malema's comments that the DA is funded by the people of Israel, as he "says reckless things without thinking".

Cabinet's code of ethics flawed - ethics body

2014-07-28 09:21

President Jacob Zuma's failure to meet the deadline and respond to the public protector's Nkandla report demonstrates the urgent need to fix the existing code of ethics, the Ethics Institute of SA says.

ANC seeks more party funding

2014-07-27 15:53

The ANC wants more money for political parties and is working on a national law that will govern the funding of those parties represented in Parliament.

Malema threatens to shut down Joburg businesses

2014-07-27 12:17
444 comments

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema is planning a mass action big enough to shut down businesses in Johannesburg when his supporters return to protest against the ban on overalls in the Gauteng legislature.

EFF crowd jolling the night away

2014-07-26 19:50

Thousands of EFF supporters are dancing to the sounds of local artists at Thokoza Park, in Soweto, as the party celebrates its first year anniversary.

DA is funded by Israel, says Malema

2014-07-26 18:59
353 comments

The Democratic Alliance must be rejected at all costs as it is funded by people from Israel, Julius Malema has told EFF supporters.

SABC broke promise over coverage - EFF

2014-07-26 17:07

The Economic Freedom Fighters have accused the SABC of withdrawing its promise to provide live coverage of the party's one-year anniversary in Soweto.

Stunts with plane dazzle EFF crowd

2014-07-26 15:32

Economic Freedom Fighters attending the party's one year anniversary celebrations at Thokoza Park in Soweto have been dazzled as a plane did tricks in the air.

EFF hurts those they claim to represent - Makhura

2014-07-25 20:08

The EFF claims to represent working class men and women yet looted their shops when they "stormed" the Gauteng provincial legislature, Premier David Makhura says.

I'm the sweetest, coolest guy - Malema

2014-07-25 10:25
213 comments

EFF leader Julius Malema says he is not a monster with anger management issues as portrayed by some, according to a report.

Racist teachers must be sacked - DA

2014-07-24 19:16
91 comments

The DA says the Free State education department must fire racist teachers.

Ramaphosa not fazed by tension in Parliament

2014-07-24 12:05

People should not fret too much about the recent increase in tension between MPs during parliamentary debates, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Thursday.

EFF will rule SA - Malema

2014-07-23 20:15
196 comments

The Economic Freedom Fighters will rule the country, the party's leader Julius Malema has told MPs in the National Assembly.

ANC welcomes special envoy to Israel, Palestine

2014-07-23 15:48
136 comments

The ANC has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's announcement that South Africa would send a special envoy to Israel and Palestine.

Urgent teachers improvement needed - IFP

2014-07-23 14:18

The IFP says urgent intervention is needed to stop the "poor teacher-poor learner" cycle in maths.

ANC warns against Parly anarchy

2014-07-23 05:00

Parliamentary rules will be used to punish MPs making themselves guilty of offensive behaviour, ANC Deputy Chief Whip Doris Dlakude has warned.

Malema won't budge from legislature

2014-07-22 18:16
102 comments

EFF leader Julius Malema has remained defiant as he sat in the foyer of the legislature building, refusing to leave until he had met legislature Speaker Ntombi Mekgwe.

Stun grenade fired at EFF members

2014-07-22 16:30
152 comments

Police have fired a stun grenade at a group of EFF members trying to enter the Gauteng legislature building in Johannesburg.

ANC dismisses EFF disruption claims

2014-07-21 22:31

The ANC in Gauteng has dismissed allegations by the EFF that it planned on disrupting the party's one-year anniversary rally in Soweto.

Free State health a moral failure - DA

2014-07-21 19:14

The DA in the Free State has described the province's health system as a "moral and constitutional failure".

I am qualified, insists police minister

2014-07-21 15:34
213 comments

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko has been forced to list his academic qualifications after a DA MP claimed he left school at "Standard 9".

Why do we take our politics so personally?

2014-07-21 08:50

Why do some people prefer to stay ignorant about politics, while others explode when you mention some of our leaders' faults? asks Gomotsegang Motswatswe.

Malema goes to court over Parly ejection

2014-07-20 14:04
169 comments

EFF leader Julius Malema has taken National Council of Provinces chairperson Thandi Modise to court in a bid to have his ejection from Parliament declared unlawful.

 

ANC wants more funding for officials in Parliament

2014-07-28 15:18
157 comments

The ANC has called for a change to the parliamentary political party funding model, saying the amount of money ANC office bearers receive does not match the duties they perform.

Nkandla committee will be re-established - report

2014-07-28 10:22
89 comments

A parliamentary ad-hoc committee will again be established to consider President Jacob Zuma's response to Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on Nkandla, according to a report.

Ministers’ vroom vroom bling bling

2014-07-27 17:27
88 comments

R60m can buy you a lot of flashy cars - just ask South Africa’s Cabinet ministers.

ConCourt bid launched to reveal political funders

2014-07-27 14:10

A Constitutional Court bid to uncover the identity of political party donors has been launched, a report says.

EFF playing in the big league - Malema

2014-07-26 22:03
249 comments

The EFF is only a year, old but it is already playing in the big league with opponents who have extensive experience, leader Julius Malema says.

ANC lekgotla agrees to avoid rushed legislation

2014-07-26 18:59

The ANC wants to re-assess the passing of rushed legislation which may lead to it being deemed unconstitutional or excluding certain sectors of society, a report says.

Malema: EFF is medicine to SA crisis

2014-07-26 17:58
118 comments

The Economic Freedom Fighters is the solution to the problems facing South Africa, says party leader Julius Malema.

Malema arrives for EFF's first anniversary rally

2014-07-26 15:49

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has arrived at Thokoza Park in Soweto, to loud cheers from the crowd gathered to celebrate the party's first anniversary.

Freedom for Palestine - Malema

2014-07-25 22:23
199 comments

EFF leader Julius Malema says South Africans should not enjoy their freedom as long as Palestinians remain in conflict with Israel.

Dear EFF leadership

2014-07-25 13:53

The aim of any party should be to promote the welfare of the people who voted them into power, and not to undermine our constitution, writes Sizwe Mda.

Multi-party forum files reply to Tlakula's appeal

2014-07-24 21:16

Political parties have filed answering papers in the Constitutional Court in reply to the appeal by Electoral Commission of SA chairperson Pansy Tlakula.

Zuma reads MPs the riot act

2014-07-24 16:31
95 comments

President Jacob Zuma has lectured MPs about the need for decorum in politics after the debate on his office's budget vote ended in a slanging match between ANC ministers and the EFF.

EFF sees red over Hitler

2014-07-23 22:28
101 comments

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela had drawn an apparent comparison between former German dictator Adolf Hitler and Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema.

Lead or step down, Maimane challenges Zuma

2014-07-23 17:01
159 comments

DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane has challenged President Jacob Zuma to provide stronger leadership or step down.

Criminal charges laid against EFF

2014-07-23 15:19
234 comments

The Gauteng legislature has laid criminal charges against members of the Economic Freedom Fighters for trespassing, damage to property, and intimidation.

The year of the Red Revolution

2014-07-23 14:00

Even the DA is losing face with their dominance as the main vice of the ANC, as the agenda of the EFF army is now winning the attention of a nation, writes Ben Moshatama.

Malema hurt in fracas at Gauteng Legislature

2014-07-22 22:01
271 comments

Party leader Julius Malema has been hurt in a scuffle at the Gauteng Legislature in Johannesburg, where police used tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse defiant EFF members.

Shots fired at EFF protesters

2014-07-22 18:31
139 comments

Police have fired rubber bullets at the EFF members standing outside the legislature building in the Johannesburg CBD.

Cops not 'dragging feet' in IFP murder case

2014-07-22 17:44

Claims that police are "dragging their feet" in a case involving the murder of an IFP councillor in Kagiso, west of Johannesburg, are unfair, Gauteng police say.

EFF members refuse to leave legislature

2014-07-22 15:59
86 comments

EFF members have vowed not to leave the Gauteng provincial legislature until their leader Julius Malema had met with Speaker Ntombi Mekgwe.

Free State DA launches public health survey

2014-07-21 21:15

The DA in the Free State wants to launch a public survey into problems with the province's public health system, DA provincial health spokesperson Mariette Pittaway says.

We will raise your questions in Parliament - EFF

2014-07-21 17:59
170 comments

The EFF has called on citizens who want to ask questions of Parliament to submit these to the party.

Why don't we seek help from our MPs?

2014-07-21 14:24

New research has shown that South Africans are the most politically active citizens in the world, yet we are among the least likely to contact our MPs directly. News24 finds out more.

Back to basics for ANC - Zuma

2014-07-20 20:41
91 comments

The ANC will go "back to basics" through its Imvuselelo campaign, President Jacob Zuma says.

Sunday Times pens apology to ANC

2014-07-20 11:28

The Sunday Times has apologised to the ANC for a story it published last month headlined, "ANC must repay Kebble cash".

 
Traffic
Lottery
 
  • Tuesday Delft - 10:23 AM
    Road name: N2
    MIST with poor visibilty between Borcherds Quarry Road and the R300 Highway - turn on headlights, reduce speeds and drive with care
  • Tuesday Mitchells Plain - 10:23 AM
    Road name: R300
    MIST with poor visiblity between the N2 Highway and the Stock Road exit - turn on headlights, reduce speeds and drive with care
 
More traffic reports...
 

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

2 TV Series for R250

Get 2 TV Series box sets for R250 and save up to R148! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Mind blowing deals on beauty & fragrances

Save up to 30% off beauty and fragrances. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 50% off hair care products!

Save up to 50% on professional hair care products at kalahari.com. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

30% off academic books

Score a mind blowing 30% off academic books! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Mind blowing deals on electronics!

Save up to 35% on electronics. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.