'Racialised' attacks on Gordhan are 'unacceptable' - SACP's Mapaila

2020-02-14 22:18

SACP first deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila says there is a fightback campaign by looters, and that is why Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan's constitutional rights are violated. This follows a tumultuous State of the Nation Address where Gordhan was one of the EFF's targets.

SACP's Solly Mapaila calls on ANC to return to non-racialism in memory of Ben Turok

2020-02-03 13:58

South African Communist Party first deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila has called on the ANC to reconnect with its non-racial character in memory of fallen struggle hero Ben Turok.

Zuma's 'Maharani Hotel takeover plot' taking shape - SACP

2019-07-18 18:27

The plans discussed during a meeting at the Maharani Hotel to allegedly usurp President Cyril Ramaphosa are now being implemented, SACP leader Solly Mapaila claims.

Public Protector's probe against Ramaphosa is political - Mantashe

2019-06-27 14:01

ANC chairperson Gwede Mantashe has raised concerns about the Public Protector's decision to investigate President Cyril Ramaphosa over a R500 000 donation to his 2017 ANC presidential campaign from Gavin Watson, the boss of services firm African Global Operations (formerly known as Bosasa).

'I don't understand his thinking' - Robert Sobukwe's son reacts to comments about his dad

2019-02-13 21:08

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.

SACP will campaign for ANC ahead of 2019 elections

2018-07-10 20:06

The SACP says its decision to continue campaigning for the ANC ahead of the 2019 general elections is not a deviation from resolutions adopted at its 174th national congress last year.

Dear Solly Mapaila, would Chris Hani recognise the SACP today?

2018-04-11 11:31

25 years after having been assassinated, Chris Hani, former leader of the SACP, is still remembered for his significant contribution to South Africa’s democracy. But does his legacy still live on?

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.

Mzwandile Masina has no respect for ANC customs – Solly Mapaila

2017-11-04 20:11

ANC Ekurhuleni chairperson Mzwandile Masina and uMkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans' Association president Kebby Maphatsoe tried to sabotage an alliance gathering in Katlehong on Friday, SACP leader Solly Mapaila has alleged. 

OR Tambo had the calling to serve SA - Zuma

2017-10-19 14:43

Former ANC president Oliver Tambo served his people with love and selflessness, President Jacob Zuma has said at the unveiling of a statue of the late struggle leader.


Mantashe’s take on SAA 'disgraceful' and 'ill-informed' – SACP

2020-02-10 15:27

The SACP has slammed Energy and Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe for claiming that SAA should be sold to private buyers if it can't make a profit.

SACP does about-turn, commits to ANC alliance

2019-12-09 18:23

SACP leaders are seemingly making a U-turn on the party's 2017 resolution to contest elections independently from the ANC.

Mkhwebane slams Mapaila over 'hired gun' remarks

2019-06-27 15:46

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has hit back at SACP second deputy general secretary Solly Mapaila who called her a "hired gun" by rogue elements.

Solly Mapaila apologises to Sobukwe family and PAC, says comments were distorted

2019-02-14 22:26

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.

DENIED: Remorse, suicidal thoughts and anger crop up in Chris Hani killer's parole bid

2019-01-16 21:08

Glaring contradictions in psychological reports about the remorse which Chris Hani's killer had, has led to Minister of Justice and Correctional Services Michael Masutha to deny him parole - yet again.

Ramaphosa to meet SACP as it sticks to demand for reconfiguration of the alliance

2018-06-01 19:07

The SACP is expected to finalise its position on how the alliance should be reconfigured to give all alliance partners equal say in deployment and policy decisions.

Keep Zuma away from debates on corruption - SACP

2017-12-16 22:34

The ANC must exclude its outgoing president Jacob Zuma from debates around issues of corruption, the SACP says

ANC conference could stop SA from becoming a nation of pigs – Senzo Mchunu

2017-11-24 22:15

Delegates at to the ANC elective conference in December will have to choose between allowing the rot to continue and electing leadership that will confront the issues says Senzo Mchunu.

Buy Jacques Pauw book before SSA takes it - Solly Mapaila

2017-11-04 18:56

Citizens must give support to Jacques Pauw, SA Communist Party (SACP) leader Solly Mapaila told Popcru delegates in its Central Executive Committee meeting in Pretoria.

#TimolInquest: Great victory for the nation - Nkosinathi Biko

2017-10-12 20:45

A number of role players in the Ahmed Timol matter say that the ruling that the anti-apartheid activist died at the hands of security branch police is justice not only for the Timol family, but the country as well.

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