The alliance has failed us

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When ANC president Jacob Zuma proposed an alliance meeting earlier this year, he used strong words to indicate why it was necessary. But the press statement released after the meeting does not inspire confidence.

SACP to reflect on its relevance to working class

2015-07-07 06:11

The SA Communist Party will this week reflect on how to better reposition itself, following criticism that it no longer represents the working class.

Mantashe: Displays of wealth, arrogance a problem for alliance

2015-07-02 07:19

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says crass displays of wealth and arrogance are among the problems facing the ruling alliance.

ANC, alliance to discuss 'crisis of unity'

2015-06-29 14:37

National leaders of the ANC and its alliance partners attending a summit this week will need to find ways to fix "deep-rooted" problems, especially in the run-up to next year's local government elections.

Nzimande: Al-Bashir court challenge was attempt to embarrass govt

2015-06-18 14:03

Those who challenged South Africa to arrest Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir on his arrival in the country for the AU summit were trying to embarrass the government, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande says.

Mabuza spy claims, infighting weaken alliance ahead of elections – SACP

2015-06-17 17:05

The South African Communist Party in Mpumalanga has warned that tripartite alliance disunity and the unresolved spy allegations against Premier David Mabuza could affect the ANC’s 2016 municipal elections campaign.

Privatising Eskom a mistake - SACP

2015-05-31 20:47

It would be a major strategic error to privatise Eskom in any way, the SA Communist Party has said.

Mpumalanga SACP suspends Kholwane for ‘defying communist principles’

2015-05-12 17:19

The SACP in Mpumalanga has suspended its provincial chairperson, Eric Kholwane, who is deemed to be too close to Premier David Mabuza.

Only Africans being attacked - Cosatu, SACP

2015-04-15 17:43

Cosatu president Sdumo Dlamini says that he did not want to refer to the attacks on foreign nationals around the country as xenophobia.

Where were you when Chris Hani was killed?

Chris Hani was murdered 22 years ago on Thursday. We took to the streets of Cape Town to ask South Africans where they were when the iconic leader was killed. Watch.

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Parts of NDP must be implemented - SACP

2015-07-07 18:42

Despite some flaws in the National Development Plan, some of it needs to be implemented as part of the country's second phase of its democratic revolution, the SACP says.

ANC tells its partners it won’t budge on e-tolls

2015-07-05 15:00

The ANC, as the leader of the tripartite alliance, stamped its authority this week by insisting on the user-pays principle for e-tolls.

Unfortunate that SA had to disobey court order on Bashir - Duarte

2015-07-01 21:11

It is unfortunate that South Africa had to disobey the High Court in Pretoria’s order and not arrest Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, deputy ANC secretary general Jessie Duarte says.

SACP and ANCYL to march against ‘biased’ judiciary

2015-06-28 17:01

The SA Communist Party (SACP) and the ANC Youth League (ANCYL) are set to embark on mass protests against South Africa’s judges, who they accuse of “bias” and “partiality”.

Judiciary shouldn't interfere in politics - Nzimande

2015-06-18 12:59

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has accused sections of the judiciary of interfering in the political arena.

Baleni’s defeat a political earthquake for ANC

2015-06-09 08:50

President Jacob Zuma and his political bodyguards, the SACP, are significantly weaker after the surprise election of the little known David Sipunzi as the new NUM general secretary, writes Max du Preez

SACP disappointed in Hani killer's parole

2015-05-29 21:13

The SA Communist Party expressed disappointment in the High Court in Pretoria's decision to grant Clive Derby-Lewis medical parole.

Tripartite alliance dysfunctional - Numsa leader

2015-04-16 16:51

The tripartite alliance of the ANC, Cosatu and SACP has become dysfunctional and in the process workers have been used as "voting fodder" for the ruling party, Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim says.

Alliance partners, unions condemn Satawu killing

2015-04-14 16:44

Cosatu, union affiliates, the ANC and the SACP in Gauteng have condemned the killing of Satawu provincial secretary Chris Nkosi.

Zuma weighs in on statues

2015-04-10 17:12

President Jacob Zuma has weighed in on the debate over the removal of colonial statues, saying it needed to be done according to the laws of the land.

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