Nzimande on free higher education: 'Where is the money going to come from?'

2018-01-06 14:48

SACP General Secretary Dr Blade Nzimande has slammed President Jacob Zuma’s announcement of free tertiary education during his address at the Joe Slovo commemoration held at the Avalon Cemetery in Soweto.

SACP plays hard ball with ANC on Metsimaholo

2017-12-03 16:47

The SA Communist Party says it cannot guarantee supporting the ANC, to form a coalition government in the sought after Metsimaholo Municipality.

Nzimande's warning to the ANC: Kick us out and we will take you on

2017-11-12 23:10

If SACP leaders are left out of positions in government during the upcoming elective conference, the party is ready to contest the 2019 elections, general secretary Blade Nzimande has warned.

Nzimande: SACP, like Jacques Pauw, declared an enemy by SSA

2017-11-12 17:32

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande says the party, like investigative journalist Jacques Pauw, has been a victim of threats by the State Security Agency.

Fees report 'hopefully' out next week - Cabinet

2017-11-02 16:26

The Heher Commission report into the feasibility of free higher education could be released next week, Cabinet says.

Zuma urged to release leaked fees commission report

2017-10-29 19:32

President Jacob Zuma should immediately release a report into university fees, the Democratic Alliance says.

Don't cry for Blade

2017-10-22 06:07

The words still ring loudly in this lowly newspaperman’s ear, more than a decade later: You guys in the media had better get used to saying the words “President Jacob Zuma”, writes Mondli Makhanya.

'We are afraid of the recent developments' - KZN SACP

2017-10-18 17:28

Responding to rumours that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa could be the next to be recalled, SACP in KwaZulu-Natal said the possibility could not be ruled out.

BEF welcomes Cabinet reshuffle, has full confidence in new ministers

2017-10-17 18:53

The Black Empowerment Foundation has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's Cabinet reshuffle, saying it has full confidence in the new ministers.

Zuma's reshuffle threatens alliance and govt stability - Mantashe

2017-10-17 16:22

President Jacob Zuma second reshuffle of his Cabinet without consulting the ANC's top six is likely to deepen fractured relations within the party leadership and further threaten the relationship with tripartite alliance partners.


Mantashe: Centralised power is 'dangerous to the incumbent'

2017-12-18 14:08

Outgoing ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has admitted that the ANC is confronted by "threats" that threaten to tear the party apart.

Nzimande: SACP wants inquiry into Hani's murder

2017-11-18 21:34

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande has called for an official inquest into the circumstances surrounding the murder of former leader Chris Hani.

Sassa mayhem: Govt officials hell-bent on CPS to dish out grants, says Nzimande

2017-11-12 20:53

Without mentioning any names, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande claims there are people in government fighting tooth and nail to keep social grants in the hands of Cash Paymaster Services.

#FeesMustFall: Zuma goes for broke

2017-11-12 06:01

Against the fees commission’s advice, the president is hell bent on redirecting state funds to find R40bn for students.

Some of my own comrades fuelled #FeesMustFall protests - Nzimande

2017-10-31 08:43

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has hit out at some of his own "comrades", who he says had fuelled some of the #FeesMustFall protests as part of a factionalist agenda.

Nzimande: SA is becoming a 'securocrat state'

2017-10-26 19:18

SACP leader Blade Nzimande has warned that the country's political elite is starting to abuse state institutions to acquire wealth and crush whoever stands in their way.

Nzimande and Vavi: former allies reunited as Zuma outcasts

2017-10-20 12:21

Blade Nzimande and Zwelinzima Vavi, once united in their criticism of Mbeki and adoration of Zuma are now both the outcasts of the latter, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Western Cape ANCYL welcomes axing of 'distracted' Nzimande

2017-10-18 12:32

The ANC Youth League in the Western Cape has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's axing of SACP secretary general Blade Nzimande in his latest Cabinet reshuffle.

'We will never rest till Jacob Zuma is jailed' - Young Communist League

2017-10-17 17:04

The Young Communist League of South Africa says it is disgusted by President Jacob Zuma's latest Cabinet reshuffle.

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