COPE demands answers from police commissioner

Tuesday 2 February 2016 00:30

COPE is refusing to leave the Brixton Police Station, west of Johannesburg, until they are addressed by the Provincial Police Commissioner, Major General Eric Nkuna.


COPE President Mosiuoa Lekota says competent leadership is important especially at a local level.
SA in need of competent leadership: Lekota

Sunday 31 January 2016 13:21

COPE President Mosiuoa Lekota says South Africa is in need of competent leadership to move away from challenges it is currently faced with.


COPE says it will not tolerate more police killings.
COPE condemns police killings  

Saturday 30 January 2016 13:28

The Congress of the People (COPE) has condemned the continued killing of police officers in the country.


IEC ready for Tlokwe by-elections

Tuesday 12 January 2016 18:49

The Independent Electoral Commission says it's ready to conduct by-elections in Potchefstroom's Tlokwe Municipality in the North West.


The IEC say they have implemented a variety of initiatives to ensure the concerns of the Constitutional Court are fully addressed.
Parties participating in Tlokwe election to sign code of conduct

Tuesday 12 January 2016 08:30

Political parties participating in the Tlokwe by-elections in Potchefstroom in the North West on January 24, will sign an electoral code of conduct on Tuesday.


State Security confirms theft of millions

Monday 4 January 2016 13:46

The State Security Department has confirmed R50 million was stolen from its Pretoria offices.


The ANC claim that 200 COPE members in the Ganyesa area in the North West have joined the ruling party.
COPE dismiss claims of members joining ANC

Saturday 26 December 2015 11:05

The Congress of the People in the North-West has dismissed the ANC's claim that 200 COPE members in the Ganyesa area have joined the ruling party.


Mixed reactions from political parties to Zuma's re-shuffling

Monday 14 December 2015 19:15

Some parties have called for the removal of President Zuma following the debacle that has characterised the Finance Minister position in the last week while others are commending his latest move.


ANC pays last respects to Andile Nkuhlu

Thursday 10 December 2015 19:52

Former African National Congress Youth League national office bearer, Andile Nkuhlu has been laid to rest in Port Elizabeth.


Nhlanhla Nene has been replaced as Finance Minister, a decision by President Jacob Zuma which hasn't been well received
Heavy criticism for Zuma over axing of Finance Minister

Thursday 10 December 2015 11:23

President Jacob Zuma has come under heavy criticism for his decision to replace Nhlanhla Nene as Finance Minister and appointing David van Rooyen.


On Wednesday night, President Jacob Zuma removed Nhlanhla Nene as finance minister.
Removal of Nene shocks political parties

Thursday 10 December 2015 07:00

Political parties have reacted with shock to the sudden removal of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.


Tributes pour in for Andile Nkuhlu

Wednesday 2 December 2015 16:33

Tributes have been pouring in following the death of former Eastern Cape ANC Youth League leader and well-known businessman, Andile Nkuhlu.


EFF leader, Julius Malema, has come under fire for his utterances about Nelson Mandela during his recent tour of the UK
Malema to fill SA in on EFF's UK tour

Wednesday 2 December 2015 10:58

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema is expected to brief the media on his recent trip to the United Kingdom.


COPE eyes coalition ahead of LGE 2016

Sunday 29 November 2015 21:43

As political parties swing into a campaigns mode for 2016's local government elections, Congress of the People (COPE) has opened its doors for coalitions.


Lekota calls for Zuma salary increase review

Sunday 22 November 2015 10:55

Mosiuoa Lekota says the five percent salary increase for President Jacob Zuma should be reviewed.


No number on costs of Parliament strike

Thursday 12 November 2015 19:56

As the showdown between Parliament and staff members continued for a fourth consecutive working day, the legislator and government departments are counting financial costs.


PetroSA operates the world's third-largest gas-to-liquid refinery at Mossel Bay
Cash-strapped PetroSA offers severance packages

Wednesday 28 October 2015 08:58

Cash-strapped national oil and gas company, PetroSA, announced on Tuesday that it is offering its employees voluntary severance packages to reduce operating costs.


John Block will be fighting more corruption charges for two other multi-million rand deals involving government
NPA wants 15 year jail term for Block

Monday 19 October 2015 05:52

The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) says it will ask the Northern Cape High Court in Kimberley to sentence John Block to 15 years in jail.


Apologies for death of babies: F State hospital

Saturday 17 October 2015 20:19

At least six new-born babies have died since the beginning of the month at Bongani Regional hospital in Welkom.


Vuma Mashinini was appointed as IEC Chairperson on Wednesday.
Opposition parties criticise appointment of new IEC Chair

Friday 16 October 2015 12:22

Political parties in Parliament have expressed mixed reaction to the appointment of the new Independent Electoral Commission Chairperson, Vuma Mashinini, by President Jacob Zuma.


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