Mkhwebane inquiry: Committee chair distances himself from decision

2017-10-12 13:06

The chairperson of the portfolio commitee on justice and correctional services has distanced himself from the decision to hold an inquiry into Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane.

We don’t want no ‘ethics what-what’

2017-09-10 05:59

An issue that has lingered in the presidency for the past seven years came to a head in Parliament this week – and, in an ironic move, a former ally of President Jacob Zuma was the one agitating to put the matter to rest.

Motshekga: ANC is victimising victims of corrupt state

2017-08-15 20:40

Former ANC chief whip Mathole Motshekga has accused his party of “victimising the victims of a corrupt state” by taking disciplinary action against ANC members who voted for President Jacob Zuma to go.

It's education first for Queen Modjadji 'because the world is modern'

2017-06-11 22:59

She is a 12-year-old schoolgirl who aspires to become a doctor but Masalanabo Modjadji is no ordinary pre-teen - she is South Africa's only female traditional ruler, believed to have mystical rainmaking powers.

Mathole Motshekga calls for special NEC over Zuma

2017-04-12 10:32

ANC National Executive Committee member Mathole Motshekga has called for a special NEC meeting to deal with growing calls for President Jacob Zuma to resign.

Stop divisive attacks over Homo naledi - Makhura

2015-09-24 17:48

The discovery of Homo naledi, a new species of a human ancestor, should unite and not divide people, Gauteng Premier David Makhura says.

Madonsela misled SA on Nkandla - ANC

2015-07-30 21:21

Public Protector Thuli Madonsela misled South Africa about President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home, ANC Chief Whip Mathole Motshekga has told Parliament's ad hoc committee.

Parliament trying to keep Madonsela under its thumb

2015-05-13 18:53

Parliament is going to hold Public Protector Thuli Madonsela under its thumb by forcing her to meet extraordinary requirements.

Judge Masipa grilled over her Oscar Pistorius ruling

2015-04-14 12:57

The handling of the Oscar Pistorius trial by Judge Thokozile Masipa took centre stage during the judicial Service Commission interviews in Pretoria, a report says.

Former ANC whip blocks questions on NPA strife

2014-07-03 19:00

The chairperson of Parliament's justice portfolio committee has firmly shielded contested NPA boss Mxolisi Nxasana from MPs' questions on strife besetting the organisation.


Parliament to discuss Protector’s fitness to hold office

2017-10-08 05:47

Parliament will discuss Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane’s fitness to hold office, an unprecedented move which comes barely a year after she took up the post on October 15 last year.

ANC on witch-hunt against defiant MPs - SACP

2017-08-16 20:23

The ANC is conducting a witch-hunt against MPs who supported the vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma and turning a blind eye to his reckless actions, the SACP says.

More drama at ANC policy conference over land

2017-07-05 06:05

There has been yet another highly charged debate on land at the ANC’s policy conference. .

DA petitions Motshekga to probe Zuma over lying claims

2017-04-13 15:10

DA leader Mmusi Maimane will ask Parliament's justice portfolio committee chairperson Mathole Motshekga to probe allegations that President Jacob Zuma lied under oath.

Zuma must go – towards the light: Motshekga

2016-11-06 12:12

ANC NEC member Mathole Motshekga has called on President Jacob Zuma to step down and do some soul-searching, he has been reported as saying in a letter.

It’s ‘pseudo science’: Motshekga stands by his views on Homo naledi

2015-09-11 11:36

The Homo naledi discovery has barely seen the light of day and already an ANC MP has challenged scientists for a debate on the “whole truth about evolution”.

Kraal on Earth reflects kraal in heaven - ANC MP

2015-07-21 18:33

The significance of the kraal in Zulu tradition is not properly understood, ANC MP Mathole Motshekga has told Parliament's ad hoc committee on Nkandla.

EFF complains about ANC 'attack' on Madonsela

2015-05-01 14:53

The EFF says it will lodge a complaint over the way ANC MPs treated Public Protector Thuli Madonsela during a justice portfolio committee briefing.

Madonsela's Nkandla findings not binding - committee

2014-10-30 21:16

An ANC-only committee has found that Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's findings against President Jacob Zuma in the Nkandla debacle are not binding.

ANC denies Motshekga demoted

2013-06-20 20:44

ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has denied that former ANC chief whip Mathole Motshekga had been demoted, following the announcement of his replacement.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.