Mixed reactions from opposition parties Zuma's fees announcement

2017-12-16 18:18

The announcement by President Jacob Zuma that free tertiary education would be extended to poor and working-class students next year has received mixed reactions from political parties.

Corrupt politicians have crippled the NPA – EFF

2017-12-08 17:56

Corrupt politicians have crippled the National Prosecuting Authority, rendering it toothless so that their corruption is not prosecuted, the EFF says.

EFF will eventually join the DA-led coalition – Lekota

2017-12-06 17:36

COPE leader Mosiuoa Lekota still believes that the EFF will eventually join the DA-led coalition his party is part of.

EFF, Mafokate join Fifi’s Ambitiouz battle

2017-12-03 10:17

Rapper Refilwe “Fifi Cooper” Mooketsi refused to sign a final settlement with her former record label following an alleged breach of contract, despite being “bullied” by Ambitiouz Entertainment, her confidante has said.

Joburg ANC slams 'DA-EFF coalition'

2017-12-01 17:51

The ANC in Johannesburg has lashed out at the 'DA-EFF coalition', which defeated their motions to remove Herman Mashaba as mayor and Vasco da Gama as speaker of the metro.

AS IT HAPPENED: Mashaba thanks EFF for robust interaction as he survives motion to oust him

2017-11-30 20:50

The votes of no confidence in City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba and council speaker Vasco da Gama have failed.

Van Rooyen leaves 'voluntarily' after EFF supporters allegedly block him in Metsimaholo

2017-11-29 16:43

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Des van Rooyen left a voting station in Metsimaholo "voluntarily" after he was allegedly blocked by EFF supporters. 

ANC 'confident' of EFF's support in attempt to oust Mashaba

2017-11-29 06:13

The ANC says it is confident that its wooing of the EFF to support its motion of no confidence against Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba will yield results.

Municipality up for grabs

2017-11-26 05:59

A convoy of ANC-branded bakkies drove around the Metsimaholo Local Municipality in Sasolburg in the Free State, yesterday, and men with loudhailers appealed to residents to vote for the ANC and not waste their ballots on the SA Communist Party (SACP).

MultiChoice rejects #GuptaLeaks accusations on ANN7 payments

2017-11-24 22:56

Pay-TV company MultiChoice has denied claims of a corrupt relationship between itself and former minister of communications Faith Muthambi.


Most councillors in no-show for Metsimaholo's first council meeting

2017-12-12 19:26

The anticipated first council meeting of the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State has not gone ahead after 22 of the 42 elected councillors failed to show up for the meeting.

Supra is 'purging' me for supporting Ramaphosa - NW deputy speaker

2017-12-06 20:32

North West deputy speaker Jane Manganye claims she is being "purged" because she supports Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in the ANC presidential race.

Dr Ndlozi swaps EFF beret for graduation cap

2017-12-05 22:20

With a beaming smile on his face, elated Economic Freedom Fighters spokesperson, Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, swaps his red beret for a graduation cap.

Metsimaholo by-election: ANC takes 16 seats, leaving DA with 11

2017-12-01 22:40

The community of Metsimaholo in the Free State has opted to place its faith in the ANC, according to by-election results released by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on Friday.

EFF rescues DA during no confidence motions against Mashaba, Da Gama

2017-12-01 08:44

A motion of no confidence against City of Johannesburg executive mayor, Herman Mashaba, and council speaker, Vasco da Gama, failed on Thursday night.

Fate of DA mayors Mashaba and Trollip rests in EFF's hands

2017-11-30 07:30

The leadership of two DA mayors – Nelson Mandela Bay's Athol Trollip and Johannesburg's Herman Mashaba – are to be put to the test as they face votes of no confidence.

Battle on for Metsimaholo as by-elections get underway

2017-11-29 08:07

Metsimaholo municipality in the Free State, which includes the towns of Sasolburg and Deneysville and Zamdela township, is up for grabs in by-elections.

Makhosi launches party for change

2017-11-26 05:59

Former ANC MP Makhosi Khoza says her involvement in the formation of a new political party has nothing to do with being a disgruntled former member of the ANC.

SACP vs ANC: The battle is on

2017-11-26 00:00

Alliance partners will go head to head to win by-elections in Metsimaholo municipality in the Free State this week.

Malema: ANC's conference will be for the party's tombstone unveiling

2017-11-23 22:29

When the ANC goes to its elective conference in December, it will be the unveiling of its tombstone because the party died a long time ago, says EFF leader Julius Malema.

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