Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
The state capture commission of inquiry is nothing more than a "stage play" which might not benefit South Africa once completed, according to new IFP leader Velenkosini Hlabisa.
The MP who nominated Busisiwe Mkhwebane to the ad hoc committee that elected a new Public Protector has distanced his party from her nomination, saying he did not know her when he nominated her.
"We are a government in waiting. We are the only credible and viable alternative," newly elected IFP leader Velenkosini Hlabisa has said.
Authorities have confirmed the murder IFP councillor Mthembeni Majola during an apparent hit in Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal.
Opposition parties in the KZN legislature have welcomed the ANC's decision to relieve Zandile Gumede of her mayoral duties in eThekwini and to redeploy her.
An EFF question to Deputy President David Mabuza on the so-called SARS rogue unit was turned on its head when NFP MP Munzoor Shaik-Emam brought in the alleged looting of VBS Bank by his "friends in red".
Marathon meetings by the Nelson Mandela Bay governing coalition are being planned after the City failed to meet a national treasury deadline to appoint a chief financial officer (CFO) or forfeit its R600m grant roll-over.
The IFP's Mkhuleko Hlengwa is set to become the chairperson of the National Assembly's important watchdog committee - the Standing Committee on Public Accounts.
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.
The Inkatha Freedom Party youth have called on embattled eThewkini Metro Mayor Zandile Gumede to step down saying corruption charges against her must be dealt with.
News24 senior politics reporter Tshidi Madia is joined in studio by the IFP's newly elected president, Velenkosini Hlabisa. Listen.
It is irrefutable that, despite many challenges, Prince Buthelezi held the IFP together. As he signed off, it was the manner of the leadership transition that captured many people’s attention.
The IPF has a new leader after Mangosuthu Buthelezi's long run.
An Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) councillor has been shot and killed in Estcourt, KwaZulu-Natal.
While the ANC and its coalition partner, Cosatu, welcomed the introduction of the National Health Insurance Bill to Parliament on Thursday, opposition parties were less than impressed.
The IFP has called on the authorities to track down the suspects behind an alleged assassination attempt on one of its North Coast councillors in KwaZulu-Natal.
Mangosuthu Buthelezi is set to be replaced as IFP leader at the party's upcoming national conference.
Several MPs from various political parties have denounced an altercation that marred an induction session in Parliament.
The Inkatha Freedom Party is mourning after its former secretary general and national council member, 63-year-old Sibongile Nkomo, died.
IFP national spokesperson and Member of Parliament, Mkhuleko Hlengwa, says there is no "new dawn" and has compared President Cyril Ramaphosa's Cabinet selection to playing a game of musical chairs with the executive.
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