Leaving alliance will divide unions: Nzimande

Thursday 30 October 2014 15:28

Unions that leave the tripartite alliance will become divided, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande said on Thursday.


One hundred NFP members defect to ANC

Thursday 30 October 2014 14:35

About 100 National Freedom Party members in the Eastern Cape have crossed the floor to the African National Congress.


Mthembu discharged from hospital

Wednesday 29 October 2014 16:00

ANC MP Jackson Mthembu has been discharged from hospital.


Numsa has said it would forge ahead with the launch of its own political party
Mantashe takes a swipe at Numsa

Wednesday 29 October 2014 10:31

ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe has compared Cosatu's largest affiliate, Numsa, to a person suffering from a lifestyle related disease.


Zizi Kodwa says the ANC wants to build unity in Cosatu.
Cosatu is the only voice for the workers: ANC

Wednesday 29 October 2014 08:55

The African National Congress (ANC) has called for all 19 affiliates of the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) to remain in the federation.


  Ralph Mathekga says Numsa knows if they leave Cosatu now, they will get a backlash from the public.
Numsa knows splitting with Cosatu is risky: Analyst

Tuesday 28 October 2014 08:05

Independent Political analyst Ralph Mathekga says Numsa is holding onto Cosatu because they know it will be risky to leave them now.


Numsa pushes for a special national congress

Tuesday 28 October 2014 05:28

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) says it will re-instate its court challenge to force the Cosatu leadership to convene a special national congress.


Ramaphosa hails O.R. Tambo as a visionary

Monday 27 October 2014 18:32

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has hailed liberation giant Oliver Tambo as a visionary.


Numsa is on thin ice within Cosatu which has been threatening to suspend or expel it following the resolutions it took at it December 2013 Special Congress.
Numsa vows that nothing will separate it from Cosatu

Monday 27 October 2014 18:05

Numsa has vowed that it will let no individual or group separate it from Cosatu.


DA's Mmusi Maimane says the e-toll system is unworkable
DA urges ANC to come to senses on e-tolls

Monday 27 October 2014 14:41

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on the ANC to come to its senses and make its decision on e-tolls sooner rather than later.


The ANC says it will improve its interaction with residents and tighten its control systems in the metro.
ANC adamant to win Nelson Mandela metro

Sunday 26 October 2014 20:10

The ANC's leadership is adamant that they are not going to lose the Nelson Mandela Bay metro to any political party despite good gains by the DA during the previous local government elections.


A lot is still to be done for the poor: Mbete

Sunday 26 October 2014 06:19

ANC national chairperson, Baleka Mbete says a lot of work still needs to be done to improve the lives of the poor.


ANC national chairperson, Baleka Mbethe  says addressing the challenges facing the local community such as houses is crucial.
A lot needs to be done to improve the lives of the poor: Mbete

Saturday 25 October 2014 15:15

ANC national chairperson, Baleka Mbete says a lot of work still needs to be done to improve the lives of the poor.


Three arrested following Tambo statue torching

Saturday 25 October 2014 12:54

Three people have been arrested for allegedly torching former ANC president Oliver Tambo's statue and pictures at his birthplace in Bizana last week.


Nene urges South Africans to fight corruption

Saturday 25 October 2014 08:15

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says it is the duty of all South Africans, government, business, labour and civil society to stop the scourge of corruption.


 Mbulaeni Mulaudzi, died in a road accident on his way to an Athletics South Africa meeting in Johannesburg.
Tributes pour in for Mulaudzi

Saturday 25 October 2014 06:35

President Jacob Zuma is shocked and saddened over the passing of Olympic silver medalist, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi, the Presidency said on Friday.


The Mail & Guardian reported on Friday that Zuma had sidelined Mantashe and openly undermined. him.
No rift between Zuma and Mantashe: ANC

Friday 24 October 2014 18:10

There is no rift between President Jacob Zuma and ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe, the party said on Friday.


Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu.
Sisulu decision an insult to the poor: EFF

Friday 24 October 2014 14:03

Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu's announcement that people under the age of 40 will no longer receive free housing is an insult to the poor, the EFF said on Friday.


Expelling Numsa would be disastrous: Vavi

Friday 24 October 2014 10:03

Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says expelling the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) would be a disaster.


Ramaphosa to deliver OR Tambo Memorial Lecture at Fort Hare University

Friday 24 October 2014 05:51

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the second annual OR Tambo Memorial Lecture at Fort Hare University in Alice on Friday.


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