It is ironic that coal fired power plants contribute to climate change which could result in the malfunctioning of the power plants, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Scattered clouds. Cool.
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.
Opposing ANC factions were confident yesterday that they would be able to work together after a bruising contest that threatened to split the party.
Cyril Ramaphosa’s backers in KwaZulu-Natal say they fought “tooth and nail” to make sure several bogus delegates from the province did not take part in the ANC national conference.
Nobody messes with Russia's Vladimir Putin, as people who have crossed him can testify, and President Jacob Zuma recently found out, writes Max du Preez.
The ANC has officially asked branches to nominate delegates to attend the ANC elective conference in December.
Moody's expects that a continued stalemate on structural reforms in the lead up to ANC leadership elections will continue to weigh on already weak business confidence and hamper fiscal consolidation efforts.
Cosatu remains fully behind Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in his quest to become the ANC's next president, the trade union federation says.
Top officials in the ANC are pushing the party to reach an agreement on who will succeed President Jacob Zuma to avoid a split that could see it lose power.
The ANC's landmark national conference was last night in danger of collapsing just a day after electing Cyril Ramaphosa as party president.
A “Siyavuma tsunami” on Monday propelled Cyril Ramaphosa to victory following a hotly contested ANC presidential election which has been seen as make or break for South Africa’s fledgling democracy.
While the ANC elective conference has generated a lot of interest nationally and abroad, residents of the impoverished township of Riverlea, a stone’s throw from the conference venue, are paying little attention.
SA is unlikely to adopt policies needed to drive growth, investment and job creation for at least several years because of infighting in the ANC, the SA Institute of Race Relations has said.
The ANC NEC can't just replace one leader with another in KZN. It would be against the ANC’s constitution and would cause chaos and most likely large-scale violence, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
The ANC is going to die if state resources continue to be used in the battle for the presidency of the party, says ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe.
If the ANC can’t sort out its membership issues through a proper auditing process Ramaphosa's campaign for the presidency is in big trouble, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
President Jacob Zuma has lashed out at critics within his African National Congress, saying they’re threatening the ruling party’s hold on power.
Cape TownHire ResolveR450 000.00 - R550 000.00 Per Year
Western CapeTSM Consulting
Cape TownemergeR700 000.00 - R780 000.00 Per Year
R 4 850 000
R 15 500 000
R 6 100 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.