Racial edicts in the form of the current empowerment regime have been presented as a non-negotiable by President Ramaphosa, writes Terence Corrigan.
The newly elected premier of the Northern Cape, Dr Zamani Saul, has been lauded by a cross-section of South Africans for sticking to a promise that he made at his inauguration.
The ANC's national executive committee has decided who will be premier in seven of eight provinces and they include new kids on the block, Oscar Mabuyane in the Eastern Cape, Zamani Saul in the Northern Cape and Sihle Zikalala in KwaZulu-Natal.
Disgruntled ANC members have threatened legal action to nullify May's Northern Cape elective conference and halt the province's regional conferences.
The newly elected provincial executive committee of the ANC in the Northern Cape has called on Premier Sylvia Lucas to reverse her controversial cabinet reshuffle.
Ramaphosa backer Zamani Saul’s election to the provincial chair has set the scene for further factional conflict.
In a dramatic twist to the ANC Northern Cape elective conference, Premier Sylvia Lucas has declined nomination for the provincial chair position.
Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas has faced a hostile reception as the ANC provincial congress finally got underway in Colesberg.
The gloves are off in the tumultuous battle for control of the ANC in the Northern Cape, as Premier Sylvia Lucas and party provincial secretary Zamani Saul go head to head for the position of chair of the province.
New Northern Cape Premier Zamani Saul has made good on his promise to cut spending on cars for his provincial executive, instead choosing to direct that money towards buying new ambulances for the province.
The Sol Plaatjie municipality says it is will rectify the municipal billing account of ANC Northern Cape provincial chairperson Zamani Saul which shows he owes R145 000.
Northern Cape premier Sylvia Lucas stands by her decision to reshuffle her cabinet, despite an instruction from the party’s senior five officials to reverse it.
The ruling ANC must modernise by allowing open campaigning and US-style primaries to choose its leaders or it will suffer at the polls, warns the new Northern Cape chairperson.
Newly Elected ANC Northern Cape provincial chair Zamani Saul has warned that not following the party’s 50 year tradition of having a deputy president succeed the president could plunge the party into crisis.
ANC PEC member MacCollen Jack elaborates on the three main topics in the spotlight at the Northern Cape elective conference. Watch.
The ANC has criticised Northern Cape premier Sylvia Lucas for her urgent cabinet reshuffle which it said betrayed the party’s trust.
The ANC is facing an internal rebellion in the Northern Cape as disgruntled members and leaders defy party instructions from the province as well as Luthuli House.
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