Mpumelelo Mkhabela: Breaking the ANC's dictatorship of no alternatives

2019-10-03 07:23

If reports of the outcomes of the recent ANC NEC meeting are anything to go by, there seems to be indications that the dying ideological divide might have visited some decision makers in the party, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Much ado about nothing around Derek Hanekom

2019-07-31 05:00

In 2017 there was a constant buzz about a possible breakaway party being formed if the Zuma faction won at the Nasrec conference. Everyone was debating the possibility, not just Derek Hanekom, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

Ramaphosa land announcement reminiscent of Zuma years

2018-08-02 10:45

Ramaphosa should at this early stage of his presidency frame his relationship with the ANC in such a way that the party is not perceived to be interfering in matters of state, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

LIVE FROM THE UNION BUILDINGS: Zuma resigns as president of South Africa

President Jacob Zuma will address the nation at 22:00 on Wednesday, as speculation mounts that he will announce his resignation following a lengthy meeting of the National Executive Committee on Monday, and an announcement on Wednesday that the ANC will support a motion of no confidence. Watch.

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Analysis from Luthuli house: ANC recalls what?

After a lengthy NEC meeting on Monday, the National Executive announced on Tuesday that they have agreed to recall President Jacob Zuma. Watch.

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It's game over for Zuma, the kleptocrat

2018-02-09 09:03

When President Zuma invited Cyril Ramaphosa to a meeting at Genadendal on Tuesday evening, the tables had turned. Ramaphosa proved to the kleptrocrat who was in charge of the ANC, writes Adriaan Basson.

Editor's notes: Why the new ANC NEC will make or break Ramaphosa's term

2017-12-20 11:27

The NEC is the highest decision-making body of the ANC. All major decisions between national conferences go through this body. Ramaphosa will need all the support he can get, writes Adriaan Basson.

Cosatu: The centre is not holding

2017-05-28 06:00

Cosatu is appealing for ANC national executive members to use their “conscience” to remove President Jacob Zuma.


The ANC NEC is taking the rest of us for a ride

2019-08-05 05:00

The ANC NEC's latest statement was so devoid of reality and beset with contradictions it is impossible to take seriously. And it spoke of problems as if it isn't chiefly responsible for almost all of them, writes Pieter du Toit.

South Africans won't allow ANC to remove Ramaphosa – and now we know he knows it

2019-07-30 08:48

In confronting his detractors to try to remove him, President Ramaphosa is betting on the broader South African population to ensure that the cost of removing him will be too high for the ANC, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Push to oust KZN cabinet

2018-03-27 13:30

A Powerful bloc within the ANC’s influential National Executive Committee (NEC) is pushing for the dismissal of the entire KwaZulu-Natal provincial cabinet as a solution to the province’s current internal party squabbles.

STUDIO ANALYSIS: Will SA have a new president tomorrow?

During the briefing on the outcomes of the urgent NEC meeting, ANC secretary general Ace Magashule confirmed the party's 'final' decision to recall President Jacob Zuma. No specific deadline was given for Zuma to tender his resignation. Watch our studio analysis.

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WATCH: ANC recalls Zuma, Ramaphosa to be SA president

Events all over the country are in motion to remove President Jacob Zuma from office and facilitate the leadership transition within the ANC, following an urgent marathon meeting by the party's national executive committee.

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WATCH: Outcomes of weekend ANC NEC meeting

The ANC will announce the outcomes of this weekend's National Executive Committee lekgotla, at Luthuli House on Monday. Watch the live stream above.

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Zuma was never going anywhere

2017-05-29 08:44

The ANC is in paralysis and has no recourse against President Zuma, who is becoming even more daring in his projects to secure maximum benefit for his family and their Gupta friends, writes Ralph Mathekga.

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