Pound solidifies gains after May wins confidence vote

2018-12-13 06:54

The British currency sustained gains won late Wednesday after Prime Minister Theresa May survived a bid by her own MPs to unseat her through a no confidence vote.

Recall, impeachment, no-confidence motion or 'Mbeki solution': what is at stake?

2018-02-05 13:21

With rumours swirling fast and loose regarding the president's imminent departure from office, it is important to note that he can only leave the office through three options, writes Phephelaphi Dube.

It's not Zuma, but Ramaphosa that is in a corner

2018-02-01 12:44

On the face of it, President Jacob Zuma is supposed to be a man in a tight corner with very little space to maneuver except to resign. But is he really, asks Mahlatse Mahlase.

No-confidence crisis averted - so why is the ANC destroying itself?

2017-08-29 09:31

Those who in the ANC who had hoped for a resurgence of the party of Luthuli, Sisulu and Mandela, are feeling very disappointed, writes Mike Roussos.

Secret ballot was beyond reproach - Parliament

2017-08-16 12:05

Everything possible was done to ensure it could not be determined how individual MPs voted in the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma, Parliament says.

Making the case for the dissolution of Parliament

2017-08-14 12:52

Although I disagree with the DA's motivations for calling an early election, I believe there is a credible case to be made for the dissolution of Parliament based on facts and not emotions, writes Mondli Zondo.

#News24 ICYMI Monday morning edition: Why NPA won’t act on #GuptaLeaks, Zuma running out of time and Phosa issues a warning to state looters

2017-08-14 09:58

The top, in-depth City Press stories reveal the reasons the NPA won’t act on the leaked Gupta emails, what lies in store for embattled President Jacob Zuma and how one ANC presidential candidate will hold looters of state resources accountable.

The two silent groups in the ANC who can save the party

2017-08-14 08:38

Two silent groups within the ANC respectively have a better chance of saving the party from the two loud and attention seeking factional groups within the party, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Secret ballot result no reason for ANC 'jubilation' - Zweli Mkhize

2017-08-11 14:45

ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize has said party MPs choosing to vote with the opposition is a sign the party cannot celebrate the secret ballot result, and now needs to take stock of itself.

Zuma is enjoying his moment, but how long will it last?

2017-08-11 08:46

While the opposition are doing everything they can to end the destructive rule of Jacob Zuma, the culprit himself goes on about his usual business, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.


How the ANC bungled Zuma's departure

2018-02-12 07:43

The only thing worse than a crisis is failure to acknowledge that it exists. This sums up how the ANC is handling President Jacob Zuma's exit from power, writes Ralph Mathekga.

EFF calls for secret ballot in motion of no confidence on Zuma

2018-02-03 18:44

The upcoming motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma should be conducted through a secret ballot, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

Calls to amend ANC constitution on how MPs should vote in 'no confidence' motions

2017-12-08 09:46

Some in the ANC have proposed that the party amend its constitution to include expectations on how its members of Parliament should vote should future motions of no confidence be brought against its leaders.

Khoza alienated her ANC colleagues - Mthembu

2017-08-18 11:30

ANC MP Makhosi Khoza insulted some of her colleagues to the point that they no longer wanted to work with her, party chief whip Jackson Mthembu has said.

Zuma won, but the ANC will never be a united party again

2017-08-15 09:30

The bitter attitude of ANC leaders who spoke inside and outside Parliament before and after the no-confidence vote added fuel to already existing public anger at the arrogance of the governing party, writes Prince Mashele.

ANC defeats 'attempted coup’ and other fairy tales

2017-08-14 10:22

The ANC is facing what is arguably the biggest crisis in its (post-apartheid) existence and it has decided to focus on internal fights, rather than on the issues that concern the voters, writes Mike Roussos.

What's happening inside the ANC, not Parliament, is key to why Zuma prevails

2017-08-14 08:55

Within the ANC, Zuma’s future is not the absorbing fixation it is outside it. Rather, his fate is a product of the battle between factions, writes Steven Friedman.

Nzimande on Cabinet chopping block following no-confidence vote

2017-08-14 07:08

President Jacob Zuma indicated that ruling party lawmakers who backed an opposition attempt to oust him should face disciplinary action, Bloomberg reports.

Zuma's enemies are now everywhere

2017-08-11 11:30

The fact that so many ANC MPs dared to vote to oust the president, albeit under the “safety net” of the secret ballot, is a sign that Zuma’s enemies are everywhere, writes Mahlatse Gallens.

Policy clarity vital for further investment - consumer body

2017-08-10 19:48

The over 12 000 members of the Consumer Goods Council of SA are willing to invest further, but require policy clarity and certainty.

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