Politics

SABC News – ‘Ramaphosa’s setback could work in his favour’:Monday 4 September 2017

On Saturday night, Ramaphosa tried through a court bid to prevent the Sunday Independent newspaper from publishing a...

ANC uKhahlamba branches threaten court action against ruling party

ANC branches in the UKhahlamba region in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands are threatening to go to court if the...

SABC News – NFP believes emerged ‘sex scandals’ aimed at destroying Ramaphosa :Sunday 3 September 2017

Ramaphosa has termed this as a smear campaign against him(SABC) The National Freedom Party (NFP) says it believes...

BLF welcomes court decision against Ramaphosa

The Black First Land First (BLF) movement has welcomed the judgement and has criticised Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa...

Ramaphosa begins uphill battle to clear his name

Political analyst, Ralph Mathekge says Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has to prove that the extra-marital affairs emails are...

SABC News – Ukhahlamba branch endorses Mkhize as its final choice:Saturday 2 September 2017

The ANC's Ukhahlamba region is the second in KwaZulu-Natal to endorse Zweli Mkhize as its preferred candidate.(SABC) Branches...

KZN ANCWL 5th Provincial Elective Conference underway in Durban

Scores of African National Congress Women's League delegates from the eleven regions in KwaZulu-Natal have descended on Durban...

SABC News – New ANC leadership will tackle divisions: Mkhize:Saturday 2 September 2017

Zweli Mkhize delivered a memorial lecture on Dr Walter Mpilo Rubusana organised by the United Congregational Curch of...

SABC News – Parly Committee concludes SABC board interviews :Friday 1 September 2017

Chris Greenland told the committee that the SABC Act should be amended.(SABC) The Parliamentary Communications Committee has concluded...

The Burundian army’s dangerous over-reliance on peacekeeping

Burundi needs international peacekeeping missions to keep its troops paid and happy. Peacekeeping missions need Burundian troops. But...

SABC News – Duduzane Zuma denies involvement in alleged corruption :Friday 1 September 2017

Duduzane Zuma and one of the Gupta brothers are major players in VR Laser. (REUTERS) Duduzane Zuma, the...

ANC stalwarts to hold National Consultative Conference in October

The group of 101 ANC stalwarts have announced that they will go ahead with holding a National Consultative...

UDM to approach court in attempt to reinstate Bobani

The UDM has now turned to the courts in an attempt to have the ousted deputy mayor of...

Family of slain ANC Councillor wants perpetrators brought to book

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has been dealt another blow following the murder of its Mkhambathini Councillor, Kwazikwakhe Mkhize,...

Feed and food: How to provide a protein-rich diet to a growing population

Print section Print Rubric:  As demand for protein grows, what people eat matters. So does what gets fed...

SABC News – President Zuma’s oral questions in parliament disrupted :Thursday 31 August 2017

President Jacob Zuma's question and answer session started 40 minutes late as a result of disruptions. (SABC) President...

SABC News – WATCH President Zuma answer questions in Parliament:Thursday 31 August 2017

Thursday 31 August 2017 14:04 SABC President Zuma will face tough questions Thursday afternoon.(SABC) President Jacob Zuma is...

PAC facing another leadership squabble

The Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) is headed for yet another bitter leadership squabble which threatens the party's future....

Women should lead: Dlamini

Bathabile Dlamini says women in the ANC are ready to lead the party when the elective congress, to...

SABC News – EFF to attend Zuma’s questions session in Parliament:Wednesday 30 August 2017

EFF leader Julius Malema says their strategy of boycotting President Jacob Zuma's appearances in Parliament is not working....

SABC News – ANC wants Mandela Bay municipality placed under administration:Tuesday 29 August 2017

The ANC is calling on Co-operative Governance MEC Fikile Xasa to implement section 139 of the constitution to...

Selection processes for councillors contribute to killings

A representative of the Salga Bhekumzi Stofile has told the Moerane Commission that the selection processes for councillors...

SABC News – UDM takes Mandela Bay battle to court :Tuesday 29 August 2017

The UDM’s move comes after the DA led Nelson Mandela Metro refused the re-instatement of Mongameli Bobani. (SABC)...

SABC News – NMB Metro sets wheels rolling on Bobani’s replacement :Monday 28 August 2017

Athol Trollip is confident that the axing of Mondameli Bobani is beyond reproach.(SABC) It was D-day for the...

DA calls for petition to hold early elections

The Democratic Alliance is calling on all South Africans to sign a petition for early emergency elections Source...

Parliament gets green light to probe State Capture

Parliament's portfolio committee on Public Enterprises has now also been empowered to investigate State Capture. The legislature has...

Elect leaders that will unite the ANC: Ramaphosa

ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has appealed to ANC branches to elect leaders who will unite the party...

Motshekga rejects ANCWL allegations of ill-discipline

Angie Motshekga has expressed disappointment at a statement issued by the ANCWL accusing her of ill-discipline and rejected...

Gauteng ANC premier spent R5.1 million on Gupta media: DA

David Makhura has revealed in a reply to a DA question in the legislature that his office cumulatively...

Another ANC region takes PEC to court

Another ANC region is taking the N West PEC to court following allegations that the provincial leaders have...

Derek Hanekom defiant, 'won't be silenced by letters'

African National Congress MP and Chairperson of the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation, Derek Hanekom says he will not be...

UDM to seek legal advise on Bobani removal saga

The United Democratic Movement in the Eastern Cape says it will seek legal advice on the removal of...

Jonas unpacks ripple effect of State Capture

The former Deputy Finance Minister, Mcebisi Jonas, says there is growing concern among South Africans that the country's...

Dlamini-Zuma stresses significance of united ANC

African National Congress presidential hopeful Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says whatever the outcome of the party's elective conference, no...

Hawks partnership push to fight illegal mining

The Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation known as the Hawks says it is working with the state security...

SABC News – UDMs withdrawal from Nelson Mandela metro will cause issues:Friday 25 August 2017

UDM's Mogameli Bobani and DA's Athol Trollip (SABC) Political analyst, Ongama Mtimka says the United Democratic Movement (UDM)'s...

Photo of the Week: Libya, in more hopeful times

Six years on from the fall of Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, Libya remains deeply divided and unstable. Rival governments...

50 years of hurt: Togo protesters vow to continue

After years of government stalling, demonstrators are demanding electoral reforms, including the reinstatement of term limits. Thousands take...

ANC reiterates it won't embark on witch hunt against MPs

The ANC has reiterated that it will not embark on a witch hunt against its Members of Parliament...

Dlamini-Zuma calls for united ANC

ANC presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says unity of the party is sacred and that it should be every...