A decade of Jacob Zuma has made South Africans more desperate but also more wary of politics and receptive to Siya Kolisi's brand of sincere, lived-in pragmatism, writes Cecelia Balfour.
The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) says it is still awaiting the outcome of an ongoing court case before deciding the rightful leadership of the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC).
"The EFF brought the motion of land expropriation without compensation [to Parliament] and, in that, the ANC was found flat-footed on the issue," says advocate and author Tembeka Ngcukaitobi.
Claims that one of the founders of the PAC, Robert Sobukwe, received preferential treatment during his incarceration on Robben Island were "borne out of anger", his son says.
A battle for recognition is raging in Tshwane, with city manager Moeketsi Mosola claiming that he has turned the City around, while Mayor Solly Msimanga claims the metro's successes as those of the DA-led administration.
Messages of condolences have streamed in from the president and political parties following the death of Zondeni Veronica Sobukwe, the widow of PAC founder Robert Sobukwe.
Nine PAC members were exhumed this week after being hung during the apartheid regime. Watch.
Ten Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) members, who were executed for political crimes and buried in unmarked graves in the Mamelodi West Cemetery in Pretoria more than 50 years ago, had their remains exhumed on Thursday. Watch.
Over 50 years after he led a peaceful march to Parliament against the demeaning apartheid pass laws, the road on which Philip Kgosana and the protesters walked will be renamed in his honour.
If the motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma goes ahead without a secret ballot, outspoken ANC MPs will have to take a stand, says UDM leader Bantu Holomisa.
The City of Cape Town is considering changing the name of its famous De Waal Drive in honour of Pan Africanist Congress of Azania stalwart Philip Kgosana.
At a quiet voting station in Atteridgeville, a 75-year-old with osteoporosis, aided by his crutches slowly moves to the voting booth to make his mark, but unassuming officials and voters don't realise that he is a struggle veteran, still fighting for change.
The SACP's Solly Mapaila says he has apologised to the family of former PAC leader Robert Sobukwe as well as the party's current leadership for comments he made.
The Pan Africanist Congress says reports on its 'elective conference' are false and that members of the party organised an illegal meeting.
A three-month exhibition on the life and times of struggle stalwart Robert Sobukwe is being held at Freedom Park in Tshwane.
Expelled former PAC president Letlapa Mphahlele was among a group of people who disrupted an SABC Morning Live broadcast for Human Rights Day at the Sharpeville cemetery, the Pan African Congress says.
A woman wept bitterly as she entered the execution room at the Kgosi Mampuru prison gallows, where political prisoners were hanged decades ago, before they were buried in unmarked graves.
The remains of 10 Pan Africanist Congress anti-apartheid activists have been exhumed from unmarked pauper graves at Mamelodi West Cemetery in Pretoria.
As few as 31 or as many as 40 "rebel" ANC MPs may have voted for the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma during the secret ballot in Parliament.
Inside South Africa's maximum security Groenpunt prison, hawk-eyed guards stroll between rows of wooden benches, watching inmates closely as they meet visitors.
Former Pan Africanist Congress leader Philip Kgosana was working toward unifying the organisation before he died, former party combatant Kenny Motsamai has said.
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