Battle for Cosatu gets underway

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:49

The 2.2 million member strong trade union's three-day Central Executive Committee has been described by some as a make-or-break committee.


OR Tambo was a unique political leader: Qhoboshiyane

Tuesday 21 October 2014 20:42

Mlibo Qhoboshiyane has described the late former ANC OR Tambo as a unique political leader and a prophet.


AFASA rejects land redistribution proposal

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:41

The African Farmers' Association of South Africa says the recent land redistribution proposal makes no sense.


Numsa to fight ousting from Cosatu

Tuesday 21 October 2014 05:36

The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (Numsa) has vowed to fight any attempt to oust it from the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu).


Regina Mohlomi questioned on EFF chaos in parly

Monday 20 October 2014 19:11

The National Assembly's Sergeant at Arms faced pressing questions about the role she played on the day chaos erupted in the National Assembly during President Jacob Zuma's oral reply session.


ANC's Moloto Mothapo has confirmed that Jackson Mthembu was shot in the chest.
ANC sends caution on Mthembu shooting statements

Monday 20 October 2014 16:09

The ANC has cautioned those who claim that the shooting of party MP Jackson Mthembu is politically motivated.


ANC raises concerns over unstable EC municipalities

Monday 20 October 2014 06:03

The ANC national leadership has raised its concerns regarding instability in some of the ruling party municipalities in the Eastern Cape.


Forensic investigations uncovered gross maladministration in the Nkwanca municipality.
Corruption uncovered in municipalities ahead of by-elections

Sunday 19 October 2014 16:58

Eastern Cape ANC provincial executive member, William Ngozi has called on police to speed up their investigations into alleged fraud in the Nkwanca Municipality.


President Jacob Zuma on Sunday announced the establishment of a presidential communication and media working group.
Presidency denies Zuma will avoid Parliamentary questions

Sunday 19 October 2014 15:22

The Presidency says the article published in a weekend newspaper about President Jacob Zuma's Parliamentary obligations is incorrect and grossly misleading.


The ANC in Limpopo aims to focus on improving the economy in the province.
New Limpopo ANC aims to eradicate poverty

Sunday 19 October 2014 08:50

The ANC’s newly-elected chairperson of the Peter Mokaba Region, Motalane Monakedi, says the region has resolved to establish committees to identify and explore local economic activities.


Govt e-toll bullying angers motorists: Cosatu

Sunday 19 October 2014 08:25

Congress of South African Trade Unions spokesperson, Patrick Craven, says the more the government bullies and intimidates motorists into paying their e-toll bills, the more angry people will become.


Limpopo residents will be casting their votes in next week’s by-elections.
Police monitor voter registration in Limpopo

Saturday 18 October 2014 13:20

Voter registration is underway at 76 voting stations opened in Mokgalakwena Municipality in Limpopo for by elections next week.


 Parks Tau delivered the ANC’s political report at the 13th Johannesburg regional conference.
Tau slams corruption in the public sector

Saturday 18 October 2014 08:25

Chairperson of the African National Congress in Johannesburg, Parks Tau, has blamed corruption in the public sector for what he calls obsessive consumerism.


 The Disruptions Accelerated report shows the growing trend in harassment of and violence against journalists.
Wits report highlights media landscape trends

Saturday 18 October 2014 08:04

Continued decline of print circulation, on-going retrenchments, and an increased number of broadcast media are some of the media landscape trends documented in the Wits Journalism report.


'Media under threat from govt and ruling party'

Saturday 18 October 2014 08:00

Wits University senior researcher, Glenda Daniels, says the media industry in South Africa is under threat from government and the ruling party.


Limpopo Premier calls for unity in ANC

Saturday 18 October 2014 06:23

Limpopo African National Congress chairperson and Premier Stan Mathabatha has urged members of the party to unite and defend the ANC against people who want to destroy it.


Cosatu urges Gauteng motorists to come in large numbers in support of Saturday's e-toll protest march to Sanral offices
Cosatu to up ante on anti e-toll campaigns: Dakile

Friday 17 October 2014 11:20

Cosatu says it is upping its campaign against the e-toll system despite the ANC Gauteng leadership’s recent pronouncement that they are against the system.


Parliament's Powers and Privileges Committee agreed on Thursday to call more witnesses to testify.
Two ministers to testify in EFF’s misconduct inquiry

Friday 17 October 2014 10:15

Two Cabinet ministers are among six more witnesses who have been called to testify in Parliament's misconduct inquiry against 20 EFF MPs.


The committee has already missed the initial October 24 deadline
Committee wants deadline extension on Nkandla report

Friday 17 October 2014 07:37

Parliament's ad-hoc committee on the Nkandla controversy is seeking an extension of its deadline to submit a report to the National Assembly.


The leader of the opposition in Parliament, Mmusi Maimane.
Maimane accuses ANC of double standards

Thursday 16 October 2014 19:13

The leader of the opposition in Parliament, Mmusi Maimane, has accused the ANC in Parliament of double standards  for not allowing witnesses to be called to the Nkandla ad hoc committee.


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