Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
The ANC says the state should pay fair compensation for land it acquires for distribution to the country’s black majority, contradicting President Jacob Zuma.
There was no fresh thinking on economic policy at the ANC's National General Council, though small steps to the left could be seen, says an emerging markets analyst.
The ANC has announced that it will roll out a "smart system" - with tight security - to prevent the manipulation of party membership records.
Although the ANC's membership numbers had dropped, it was expected to reach 1.3 million in the near future, President Jacob Zuma has said.
Killing police officers should be regarded as high treason, State Security Minister David Mahlobo has said.
The ANC has flexed its muscles as it forges ahead with the National Health Insurance scheme and the Annual National Assessments.
South Africans need to rely less on the government and learn to empower themselves, the ANC has said.
The ANC has reaffirmed its intention of replacing the "willing buyer, willing seller" land redistribution policy.
Presenting a report on basic education, higher education, health and science and technology, Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor says more can be done to improve South Africa’s education system.
The ANC will be lay charges against some of its members who took to Facebook to discuss the National General Council, ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says.
The ANC drafted an ambitious to-do list at its national general council meeting. Here are some of the key resolutions.
Watch as the President does a comedic jig after struggling to read out the ANC's membership number during his closing address at the ANC's NGC yesterday.
Chairperson of the Economic Transformation commissions, Enoch Gondongwana, has said the e-tolls were discussed at length during the National General Council.
The ANC has said it was concerned about increasing number of privately owned security companies which had mushroomed in South Africa.
The ANC wants to deal with the negative way it is being portrayed in the media and will accelerate a parliamentary inquiry into establishing a Media Appeals Tribunal, the party has said.
It is concerning that the country is still struggling with having a national identity that all South Africans can identify with, the ANC said.
The ANC has taken a resolution to withdraw South Africa from the International Criminal Court.
A lack of funds has slowed down the roll-out of the National Health Insurance, the ANC says.
ANC Youth League treasurer Reggie Nkabinde has denied that the party is pushing for a third term for President Jacob Zuma, saying the question of leadership has not been discussed.
The ANC's integrity committee - which comprises veterans such as Frene Ginwala, Ahmed Kathrada and Andrew Mlangeni - has been given more teeth, allowing it to make binding decisions rather than mere recommendations.
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