Winnie made the world a better place

2018-04-08 06:03

Let us mourn in peace. Let our wounds heal quietly and without your disturbance. No, your ant-sized mind will never understand the beauty that was Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

WATCH: There will be no other Mam' Winnie - Nathi Mthethwa

Watch as Nathi Mthethwa, Minister of Arts and Culture, recollects some of his memories of the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

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ANC is on the mend, but let's not fool ourselves – Pravin Gordhan

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan says the ruling party is on the right path, but there is much work to be done. Watch.

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Human rights: ANC’s focus not solely on Israel

2018-02-28 07:28

Claims in finweek that the ANC’s position on Israel has been “captured” by the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement are false, writes one delegate who attended the party’s conference last year.

This won't be the first time Cyril Rampahosa keeps his friends close, and his enemies closer

2018-02-27 14:40

The President's new cabinet is reminiscent of his strategy during negotiations to end Apartheid.

Dear Mr Ramaphosa, allow me to express my anger

2018-02-26 09:21

We are taken for fools and fools we are for expecting something different from our government when experience shows us that the government couldn’t care less.

The budget speech Gigaba should've delivered

2018-02-23 10:46

The budget speech Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba delivered was not what South Africans wanted to hear. If he really wanted to be taken seriously, he should've given a different speech altogether, writes Howard Feldman.

What it means to be part of the new ANC

2018-02-21 11:35

Under President Cyril Ramaphosa, we are seeing an ANC that is for the people of South Africa; an ANC that will bring back the meaning of being a patriotic citizen of the Republic of South Africa, writes Rebone Tau.

Will the ANC ensure we never suffer another Zuma again?

2018-02-21 07:01

The ANC must ensure that we never see someone of Zuma's calibre in leadership – and that means getting rid of many who are still there, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

WATCH: Meet South Africa's new first lady

Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn in as the fifth democratic president of South Africa on 15 February 2018. With a new president, comes a new first lady. Dr Motsepe tends to keep a relatively low profile, but her accolades speak volumes. Watch.

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#AllBlackWithADoek: How South African women are honouring Mam' Winnie Madikizela-Mandela today

2018-04-06 15:04

Women across South Africa have stepped out in all black wearing colourful doeks and berets to commemorate the death of the anti-apartheid struggle heroine.

WATCH: Video from Milpark Hospital where Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died

Struggle veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died at the age of 81, her family confirmed in a statement on Monday. Watch live from the urgent media conference called at the Netcare Milpark hospital.

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Ramaphosa's biggest threat now comes from the ANC

2018-02-28 08:26

Although the divisions in the ANC have certainly softened and the lines somewhat blurred since December, they are not gone. And they are posing a threat to Cyril Ramaphosa, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

WATCH: SA public weigh in on #CabinetReshuffle

After two weeks in office, newly-appointed President Cyril Ramaphosa announced his new Cabinet on Monday evening. The reshuffle was met with mixed reaction from members of the opposition, and even those within the ANC. Here's what the public had to say. Watch.

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Ramaphosa compromises on Cabinet but prioritises economy

2018-02-27 06:00

President Cyril Ramaphosa's Cabinet was an unavoidable compromise that he will now have to explain and put into perspective for the nation, analysts say.

Ramaphosa's Cabinet: Who will stay and who will go?

2018-02-26 08:30

As Cyril Ramaphosa's presidency takes shape, the next stop is the much anticipated Cabinet reshuffle which will give an indication as to how he is gaining grounds within his party, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Ramaphosa's tough task: getting everyone to work together

2018-02-23 08:34

If Ramaphosa wants to be a successful consensus-building leader, he would have to craft a swift give-and-take strategy to ensure buy-in among all key stakeholders on key national issues, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

I wanna be there when the Zuptas are arrested, send me

2018-02-21 07:55

A sense of reality is finally returning to South Africa after our much-needed collective therapy in the form of President Cyril Ramaphosa's "Thuma Mina" State of the Nation Address, writes Adriaan Basson.

WATCH: Ramaphosa's Top 5 promises to South Africans

Cyril Ramaphosa's Top 5 promises to South Africans. Here are some of the key missions that the newly sworn-in president will be looking to tackle in the year ahead. Watch.

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5 priorities for Ramaphosa's new administration

2018-02-19 10:31

The new administration will have a lot of governance challenges on its plate. It needs to throw its weight behind a consultative process to establish a social and economic compact tp address the challenges of inclusive growth, poverty and inequality.

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