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Different structures and members of the ANC have been at variance with the need for an early ANC elective conference.
Different structures and members of the ANC have been at variance with the need for an early ANC elective conference. ( )

ANCWL dismisses calls for early ANC conference

ANCWL president Bathabile Dlamini has dismissed calls by Sipho Pityana for an ANC Special Congress.

As FIDH President, Christopoulos will work towards the implementation of the priorities decided by FIDH's member organisations.
Dimitris Christopoulos elected FIDH president
Saturday 27 August 2016 21:42
Participating aircrafts included the Mustang Sally, Antonov 2 and Thunder Mustang.
Bethlehem Air Show attracts thousands
Saturday 27 August 2016 21:13
As FIDH President, Christopoulos will work towards the implementation of the priorities decided by FIDH's member organisations.
Dimitris Christopoulos elected FIDH president
Saturday 27 August 2016 21:42
Participating aircrafts included the Mustang Sally, Antonov 2 and Thunder Mustang.
Bethlehem Air Show attracts thousands
Saturday 27 August 2016 21:13
Johannes Baaitjie was shot and killed last week.
Johannes Baaitjie laid to rest
Saturday 27 August 2016 21:06
Police say the plane exploded on impact.
Three die in Mpumalanga aircraft crash
Saturday 27 August 2016 20:32
Marius Fransman was suspended early in 2016 after he was accused of sexual assault.
According to media reports, Pravin Gordhan allegedly told National Treasury staff he was being targeted by the Guptas.
Pravin Gordhan was asked to present himself to the Hawks to sign a warning letter in connection with a probe into a alleged SARS rogue spy unit.
Marius Fransman was suspended early in 2016 after he was accused of sexual assault.
According to media reports, Pravin Gordhan allegedly told National Treasury staff he was being targeted by the Guptas.
Pravin Gordhan was asked to present himself to the Hawks to sign a warning letter in connection with a probe into a alleged SARS rogue spy unit.

South Africa

As FIDH President, Christopoulos will work towards the implementation of the priorities decided by FIDH's member organisations.
Dimitris Christopoulos elected FIDH president

Saturday 27 August 2016 21:42

Greek academic and activist Dimitris Christopoulos has been elected president of International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH).

Africa

Kenyan President and summit host Uhuru Kenyatta told the conference more resources had to be directed towards fighting terrorism.
African leaders call for global support in the fight against terrorism

Saturday 27 August 2016 21:46

Although African leaders are meeting Shinzo Abe in Nairobi for trade, investment, and development talks, terrorism is at the back of their minds.

World

Brazil police seek graft charges against ex-president Lula

Saturday 27 August 2016 18:38

Federal police in Brazil urged prosecutors on Friday to bring corruption charges against former president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and his wife, Marisa.

Politics

Johannes Baaitjie was shot and killed last week.
Johannes Baaitjie laid to rest

Saturday 27 August 2016 21:06

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has called on party members and the community of Danielskuil to exercise restraint.

Business

Women have a major role to play in uplifting SA's economy

Saturday 27 August 2016 21:25

KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Tourism and Economic Affairs, Sihle Zikalala, says women have a major role to play in uplifting the country's economy.

Science

Computer screens display the Facebook sign-in screen in this photo illustration taken in Golden, Colorado, United States.
Facebook changes 'Trending' feature to rely less on human editors

Saturday 27 August 2016 16:01

The update is Facebook's latest attempt in recent months to stress its neutrality as its influence grows.

Lifestyle

Participating aircrafts included the Mustang Sally, Antonov 2 and Thunder Mustang.
Bethlehem Air Show attracts thousands

Saturday 27 August 2016 21:13

This weekend's Bethlehem Air Show in the eastern Free State has lived up to expectations by attracting over 10 000 people in 2016.

Sport

The Sharks are yet to lose a match in the 2016 Currie Cup competition.
Sharks retain unbeaten record over spirited Blue Bulls

Saturday 27 August 2016 21:35

The Sharks retained their unbeaten record in the 2016 Currie Cup competition with a well-taken 26-19 win over a spirited Blue Bulls side at Kings Park, Durban, on Saturday.

Opinion

There are many cities and countries that have instituted a sugar tax
South Africans have a sweet tooth so shouldn’t say no to a sugar tax

Saturday 27 August 2016 08:22

Debates on a proposed tax for sugar sweetened beverages in South Africa have reached fever pitch with the local food and beverage industry .

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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