Hanekom vs Zuma: 'We must stand united against peddling of lies'

2019-09-06 16:06

Wanton violence follows false allegations, ANC veteran Derek Hanekom has said as he welcomed the court ruling that former president Jacob Zuma's statement that he was "a known enemy agent" is defamatory.

Hanekom vs Zuma: Judgment in R500k 'known enemy agent' defamation case expected

2019-09-06 06:33

Judgment in the defamation case brought by senior ANC leader Derek Hanekom against former president Jacob Zuma is expected in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court on Friday.

Hanekom calls Zuma spy allegations a 'premeditated strategy' to divert attention from Zondo commission

2019-08-23 19:08

Former tourism minister and ANC NEC member Derek Hanekom has called being labelled an enemy agent by former President Jacob Zuma a "premeditated strategy to divert attention from the real work of the Zondo commission to uncover the truth about allegations of corruption and state capture".

Zuma may return to Zondo commission before year end, lawyer hints

2019-08-23 15:30

Former president Jacob Zuma's lawyer Muzi Sikhakhane has hinted that Zuma would be returning to the judicial commission of inquiry into state capture.

ANC should deal with Hanekom spy claims, not courts - Zuma

2019-08-22 11:24

Former president Jacob Zuma says former tourism minister Derek Hanekom's defamation case against him, is a matter the ANC should deal with - not the courts, according to a report.

ANC 'respects Hanekom's right' to go after Zuma for 'known enemy agent' tweet

2019-08-13 18:00

The ANC says it respects and acknowledges national executive committee (NEC) member Derek Hanekom’s bid to sue its former president Jacob Zuma.

Derek Hanekom sues Jacob Zuma for R500K for calling him 'apartheid spy'

2019-08-13 08:02

Zuma's accusation came after EFF leader Julius Malema alleged that Hanekom conspired with the party to oust Zuma via a motion of no confidence in the National Assembly.

Much ado about nothing around Derek Hanekom

2019-07-31 05:00

In 2017 there was a constant buzz about a possible breakaway party being formed if the Zuma faction won at the Nasrec conference. Everyone was debating the possibility, not just Derek Hanekom, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

AS IT HAPPENED | Derek Hanekom's fate, support for the Public Protector's office & a deputy minister takes ill - ANC post-NEC briefing navigates hot political topics

2019-07-30 11:44

The ANC has briefed the media on the outcomes of the NEC's meeting over the weekend, where the party's top leadership met to discuss a range of matters including the controversy around Derek Hanekom and Jacob Zuma's explosive state capture inquiry testimony.

ANC national working committee to decide Derek Hanekom's fate

2019-07-29 14:29

ANC national executive committee member Derek Hanekom is likely to face a disciplinary hearing after he admitted meeting the EFF shortly before a motion of no confidence vote in former president Jacob Zuma two years ago.


Jacob Zuma ordered to say sorry to Derek Hanekom over 'known enemy agent' tweet

2019-09-06 09:35

ANC veteran Derek Hanekom took his former president Jacob Zuma to court over a tweet in which he called him a "known enemy agent".

'Do the unexpected to earn their trust': Jacob Zuma calls for ANC members to be honest at memorial lecture

2019-08-25 11:14

Former President Jacob Zuma believes the ANC's members need to be honest to be trusted by the public.

I never said Hanekom was an apartheid agent, Zuma argues

2019-08-23 17:30

Judgment has been reserved in the defamation case between senior ANC leader Derek Hanekom and former president Jacob Zuma.

An enemy of Zuma is 'not synonomously an enemy of the ANC' - Hanekom's lawyer

2019-08-23 15:12

Former Cabinet minister and senior ANC member Derek Hanekom's lawyer says an enemy of former president Jacob Zuma is not automatically an enemy of the ANC.

Zuma supporters to rally behind him in Hanekom R500k defamation case

2019-08-13 22:26

Jacob Zuma's supporters are planning to support him in the R500 000 defamation case that Derek Hanekom has launched against him over a tweet inferring that he was a spy.

Zuma's former spin doctor Mac Maharaj backs Hanekom suing ex-president

2019-08-13 15:59

Mac Maharaj, who once did Jacob Zuma's bidding as his presidential spokesperson, has backed Derek Hanekom and Siphiwe Nyanda, both of whom have been accused of being agents and spies by their former ANC leader.

ANC Veterans League acting like 'ordained commentators' - Ace Magashule

2019-08-04 22:00

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has reportedly not minced his words in lashing out at the party's Veterans League, saying they are acting like "ordained commentators" by attacking the party's leaders.

Hanekom could face the same committee investigating Magashule - ANC

2019-07-30 16:58

Former MP and member of the ANC's national executive committee Derek Hanekom might be facing an investigation by the same committee investigating secretary general Ace Magashule's involvement into the establishment of smaller parties.

South Africans won't allow ANC to remove Ramaphosa – and now we know he knows it

2019-07-30 08:48

In confronting his detractors to try to remove him, President Ramaphosa is betting on the broader South African population to ensure that the cost of removing him will be too high for the ANC, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Tried and tested comrades under attack – ANC Veterans League stands by Hanekom

2019-07-27 17:40

There appeared to be an orchestrated campaign against ANC cadres including Derek Hanekom and Pravin Gordhan to divert attention from corruption and state capture, members of the party’s Veterans League asserted in an open letter to the Top Six and National Executive Committee on Saturday.

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