SABC News - African National Congress


ANC national spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says Lipman was known especially for the scribing in hand of the Freedom Charter.
ANC mourns passing of Freedom Charter scribe Beata Lipman

Saturday 10 December 2016 06:36

The African National Congress on Friday expressed its sadness at the news of the death of Beata Lipman, who famously wrote down the original Freedom Charter.


 Marius Fransman was suspended for five years for misconduct after allegations that he sexually harassed a 20-year-old woman.
D-Day for Marius Fransman

Friday 9 December 2016 11:17

The Western Cape High Court is expected to deliver judgment on Friday in an urgent application launched by suspended ANC provincial chairperson, Marius Fransman.


Maguvhe's conduct in Parliament must be probed: ANC

Thursday 8 December 2016 21:39

The African National Congress (ANC) says it will urge Parliament to look into the legal ramifications of SABC Board Chairperson Mbulaheni Maguvhe's conduct.


SA, Zambia launch inaugural Joint Commission of Co-operation

Wednesday 7 December 2016 21:14

South Africa and Zambia on Wednesday launched an inaugural Joint Commission of Co-operation to oversee bilateral agreements.


The DA claimed to have been Parliament's most effective party- a claim that has since been rubbished by the ANC.
ANC, DA accuse each other of failing SA

Monday 5 December 2016 20:51

The ANC and DA in Parliament have each accused the other of politically failing South Africans this year.


President Jacob Zuma is expected to appear before ANC's integrity committee on Saturday.
Zuma appearance before integrity committee disgraceful: COPE

Saturday 3 December 2016 11:33

COPE has described as disgraceful ANC President Jacob Zuma's appearance before the ruling party's Integrity Committee.


The ANC announced earlier this week that President Jacob Zuma would not be recalled.
Zuma to appear before ANC integrity committee

Saturday 3 December 2016 06:31

President Jacob Zuma is expected to appear before the ANC's integrity committee on Saturday.


Castro's ashes continue journey across Cuba

Friday 2 December 2016 20:16

A cortege carrying the ashes of former Cuban President Fidel Castro continues to make its way across the Island Nation towards Cuba's second largest city, Santiago de Cuba.


Introspection can lead to self-destruction: Mantashe

Friday 2 December 2016 16:23

ANC’s Gwede Mantashe says the party should look beyond now, instead of concentrating more on looking inwardly because there's a risk of self-destruction.


Briefing the media about his first 100 days in office, Herman Mashaba says the levels of maladministration go deeper than he thought.
Mashaba uncovers deep maladministration in COJ

Thursday 1 December 2016 18:37

The Democratic Alliance’s Johannesburg Mayor, Herman Mashaba says he has inherited an Integrated Development Plan (IDP) where hundreds of millions of rands were committed to vanity projects.


One analyst said President Zuma's removal had not been priced in by markets and therefore the currency's move could not be entirely pinned on local politics.
Rand weakens over strong dollar, Zuma

Wednesday 30 November 2016 05:35

The rand plunged as much as 2.5% on Tuesday as the dollar recovered globally and President Jacob Zuma survived calls from ANC to step down.


Cosatu cautioned against repeating past mistakes

Monday 28 November 2016 12:30

Political analyst, Somadoda Fikeni has warned Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) against repeating past mistakes by supporting leaders before considering their principles.


United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa.
Holomisa commends boldness of ANC NEC members

Sunday 27 November 2016 13:22

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has commended the boldness of African National Congress NEC members, who have reportedly tabled a motion for President Jacob Zuma to step down.


ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe says the conference will look into the general state of the party.
ANC consultative conference set for next year

Sunday 27 November 2016 13:20

The ANC has confirmed that its consultative conference is now set to form part of the party's policy conference next year.


The meeting comes in the backdrop of growing calls, particularly by senior party members that Jacob Zuma should step down
'Veterans don’t have powers to convince ANC over Zuma'

Tuesday 22 November 2016 10:45

Political analyst Dumisani Hlophe says the African National Congress (ANC) veterans do not have power to convince the ruling party to have President Jacob Zuma step down.


ANC veterans met earlier this month.
ANC veterans deny calling for Zuma to step down

Tuesday 22 November 2016 06:03

African National Congress (ANC) Veterans spokesperson Dr Wally Serote says they have never called for President Jacob Zuma to step down.


ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says this gives effect to the electoral mandate to the ANC government to introduce a national minimum wage.
ANC welcomes release of minimum wage panel report

Monday 21 November 2016 06:07

The African National Congress has welcomed the release of the report of the National Economic Development and Labour Council (Nedlac) advisory panel on a national minimum wage.


Jacob Zuma was addressing an ANC rally at the Acornhoek TEVET college sports ground in Bushbuckridge.
Members must use party structures to voice concerns: Zuma

Saturday 19 November 2016 14:16

President Jacob Zuma has called on African National Congress members who have grievances to use the party’s channels to address their concerns.


President Jacob Zuma.
Zuma to address ANC supporters in Mpumalanga

Saturday 19 November 2016 10:10

Hundreds of African National Congress (ANC) supporters are converging on the Acornhoek TVET College stadium in Bushbuckridge, Mpumalanga where President Jacob Zuma will later address them.


The DORA bill proposes revisions to the national government equitable share and to conditional grants to provinces and municipalities.
Treasury warns of urgency to pass DORA Bill

Friday 18 November 2016 20:13

National Treasury on Friday warned of the dire implications if the Division of Revenue Amendment (DORA) Bill is not passed before year end.


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