Zuma says ANC’s mission being “derailed” by growing party tension

Thursday 27 October 2016 19:31

President Jacob Zuma says the growing tension within the ranks of the ANC has the potential to derail the ruling party's mission to remain the custodian of the country's democratic gains.


'OR Tambo stood for ageless value system'

Thursday 27 October 2016 12:45

President Jacob Zuma is leading a wreath laying ceremony in memory of late ANC president Oliver Reginald Tambo and his wife Dr Adelaide Tambo in Wattville, Benoni.


New Age Business Briefing discussing state capture.
Motsoeneng hits back at ANC Chief Whip

Thursday 27 October 2016 12:05

Group Executive of Corporate Affairs Hlaudi Motsoeneng has hit back at ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu.


Gordhan declines to comment on ANC backing

Thursday 27 October 2016 11:05

SA Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan declined on Thursday to say whether he was confident of the political support of the ruling ANC.


This year's celebrations coincide with the stalwart's 99th birthday.
"ANC can learn from OR Tambo"

Thursday 27 October 2016 09:20

President Jacob Zuma will be leading a wreath laying ceremony in memory of the late ANC President Oliver Reginald Tambo and his wife, Dr Adelaide Tambo on Thursday.


Students have been protesting for over a month calling for free education.
ANC, DA agree on higher education funding

Thursday 27 October 2016 08:00

South Africa’s two biggest political parties have welcomed Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's announcement of an increase in funding for higher education.


Two regional ANC leaders are among the six men accused of killing Johannes Baaitjie.
Baaitjie’s killers denied bail

Tuesday 25 October 2016 19:12

The six men accused of killing DA councillor, Johannes Baaitjie and his business partner Shuping Nose, have been denied bail.


A number of traditional leaders believe it's high time traditional leadership supported a call by the NEC for a stand-alone political party.
EC traditional leaders may form their own political party

Tuesday 25 October 2016 13:57

Traditional leaders in the Eastern Cape have resolved to table two resolutions in the upcoming Contralesa National General Council in Gauteng this coming weekend.


Jackson Mthembu says the ANC NEC including president Jacob Zuma must step down.
ANC N West demands disclinary action against Chief Whip

Tuesday 25 October 2016 10:37

The ANC in the North West says disciplinary action must be instituted against the party's Chief Whip in Parliament, Jackson Mthembu.


Masutha confirms Abrahams presence at ANC HQ meeting

Tuesday 25 October 2016 05:47

Justice Minister Michael Masutha on Monday confirmed that he had invited NDPP, Advocate Shaun Abrahams, for a meeting at the ANC's Luthuli House headquarters.


ANC says Molebatsi Bopape's conduct at the Legislature brought the ANC into disrepute.
Gauteng ANC suspends former sports MEC

Monday 24 October 2016 12:47

The ANC Gauteng provincial working committee has suspended the membership of former Gauteng Sports, Arts and Culture MEC Molebatsi Bopape with immediate effect.


Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir during a rally against the ICC.
Withdrawal from the ICC: A sad day for South Africa and Africa

Monday 24 October 2016 11:45

South Africa is withdrawing from the Rome Statute which established the International Criminal Court (ICC).


ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu has exposed tensions between factions in the ANC.
Maine adds his voice for Mthembu to step down

Monday 24 October 2016 05:45

ANC Youth League president Collen Maine has called on party Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu to step down.


ANC veteran Mewa Ramgobin died after a stroke at the age of 89.
ANC stalwart Mewa Ramgobin described as a great unifier

Sunday 23 October 2016 20:01

African National Congress Treasurer-General Zweli Mkhize says politicians should refrain from using their positions to advance their own interests.


ANC Chief Jackson Mthembu has raised concerns about ANC's loss of supporters during the Local Government Elections.
Mthembu will not be removed as Chief Whip

Sunday 23 October 2016 19:22

The African National Congress says Party Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu will not be removed from his position despite calls that he be axed.


ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu says the NEC must take a "collective fall".
ANC dismisses Mthembu’s call for the NEC to resign

Sunday 23 October 2016 16:19

The African National Congress has dismissed a call by its Chief Whip, Jackson Mthembu, for the party's National Executive Committee to resign.


Mthembu calls for ANC top leaders to step down

Sunday 23 October 2016 13:59

ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu has confirmed he will use the next NEC meeting to propose that the party's top leaders step down.


Sankie Mthembi Mahanyele says the ANC and government support the students in their call for free education however they must understand that it needs to happen progressively.
Fees Must Fall a legitimate struggle: Mahanyele

Saturday 22 October 2016 08:05

ANC member of the National Executive Committee, Sankie Mthembi-Mahanyele, has described the #FeesMustFall movement as a legitimate struggle.  


Justice Minister Micheal Masutha says the 12 month countdown, that it takes to no longer uphold ICC rules, started on Thursday when government sent a notice of to the United Nations.
UN confirms receipt of SA's withdrawal from ICC

Friday 21 October 2016 20:53

The United Nations has confirmed a receipt of  South Africa's withdrawal from the  International Criminal Court  and it will take effect within one year's time.


The challenges created a feeling of exclusion and discontent at the grassroots levels of the ANC.
Internal squabbles led to poor election performance: KZN ANC

Friday 21 October 2016 05:29

The ANC and its alliance partners in KwaZulu-Natal have admitted that internal squabbles contributed to the party's poor performance in the August Local Government Elections.


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