Bathabile Dlamini in no position to claim victimhood - researcher

2019-06-13 12:59

A prominent academic says former social development minister Bathabile Dlamini is in no position to claim victimood, after Dlamini recently likened the criticism she received for the Sassa debacle to being "raped".

Why our politics needs a good dose of femininity

2019-05-21 05:00

Those making the case for higher representation of women in public life and service need to base it on the value this would add to ensuring that feminine values are infused into our politics, writes Mamphela Ramphele.

ANCWL wish: A female speaker for Parliament and a post for Bathabile Dlamini

2019-05-14 16:18

The ANC Women's League wants the next speaker of Parliament to be a woman and more women in President's Cyril Ramaphosa's Cabinet.

ANCWL wants Kodwa to address rape allegations, dismisses claims of factional campaign

2019-02-25 16:32

ANCWL president Bathabile Dlamini says she would like nothing more than to hear the party's acting spokesperson and head of presidency, Zizi Kodwa, directly address the allegations of rape brought against him.

ANCWL calling for Pule Mabe’s suspension following sexual harassment allegations

2018-12-11 08:54

The ANC Women's League says it has noted the 'disturbing reports' alleging that Mabe had sexually harassed his personal assistant.

ANC Women's League distances itself from Omotoso supporters

2018-10-17 20:10

The ANC Women’s League says it is dismayed that the women seen standing in support of rape accused Timothy Omotoso were wearing ANC regalia outside the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.

ANCWL leader apologises for gun picture sent to journalist

2018-09-11 16:25

ANC Women's League secretary general Meokgo Matuba has issued an on-air apology to a journalist for reportedly sending her a picture of a gun in an apparent attempt to intimidate her.

In response to Mondli Makhanya: All centres of power must fight gender oppression

2018-08-07 08:06

It's unfortunate that you resorted to misusing your position of power and your mighty pen to write an opinion piece aimed at discrediting the ANC Women's League and its successful marches, writes Meokgo Matuba.

ANCWL believes Lungisa sentencing shows 'elements of political vengeance against him'

2018-05-09 19:28

ANC Women's League secretary general Meokgo Matuba has said that the league respected the independence of the courts and didn't support violence committed against anyone, but disagreed with the logic of the magistrate.

ANCWL failed to protect Mama Winnie from patriarchy, admits Bathabile Dlamini

2018-04-14 15:39

"We must confess we allowed patriarchy to oppress you," president of the ANC Women's League Bathabile Dlamini said at the state funeral of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.


Corruption-charged eThekwini mayor Gumede set to take 30 days leave of absence

2019-06-09 13:58

The ANC's PEC in KwaZulu-Natal has reportedly recommended that embattled eThekwini metro mayor Zandile Gumede take a 30-day leave of absence and that the regional executive committee be disbanded.

Mayor Gumede gains support from eThekwini ANCWL as calls for her removal grow

2019-05-15 20:51

The political stronghold for eThekwini Metro Mayor Zandile Gumede unsurprisingly came out in her defense, a day after her inaugural court appearance for corruption related charges.

ANCWL slates 'patriarchal princesses' Hogan, Carolus for 'their uncontrollable hatred'

2019-03-29 17:57

The ANC Women's League has not taken kindly to suggestions by Barbara Hogan and Cheryl Carolus that the ANC list contains names of ''tsotsis''.

12 months in jail for kicking woman is a slap on the wrist - ANCWL Young Women's Desk

2019-02-05 20:33

The ANC Women's League Young Women's Desk is disappointed at the 12-month sentence handed to ANC branch secretary Thabang Setona for the assault of a woman at a march outside Luthuli House last year.

WATCH: 'We need to talk about chemical castration' – ANC Women’s League on Dros rape case

ANC Women's League secretary general Meokgo Matuba has called on the country to start a dialogue on chemical castration following the court appearance of the Dros rape accused.

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Castrate rapists, says ANC Women's League

2018-10-03 12:06

While South Africans are still reeling from the shock of two rape cases that have recently come before the courts, the ANC Women's League has called for the chemical castration of rapists and those who attack women and children.

It's not the ANCWL, it's patriarchy

2018-08-12 07:56

ANC policy advances on gender relations resulted from hard-won battles by their women, writes Philile Ntuli.

ANCWL condemns alleged sexual assault after Joburg soccer coach arrested

2018-05-11 22:44

The ANC Women's League has condemned the sexual assault of a boy, allegedly by a football coach at an academy in Johannesburg, where 29 other boys were rescued.

ANC 'intervenes' to prevent ex-ANCWL leaders from responding to Malema 'sellout' allegations

2018-04-17 12:18

The ANC says it decided to respond to allegations that members of the ANC Women's League sold Winnie Madikizela-Mandela out on the women's behalf because it says it would not be "appropriate" for the senior leaders to defend themselves.

ANCWL members sing, dance at Soweto march in tribute to Madikizela-Mandela

2018-04-04 20:42

Members of the ANC Women's League have marched 1.5km from Uncle Tom's Hall to Madikizela-Mandela's home in Orlando West, Soweto, to lay flowers and light candles in tribute.

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