SABC News - African National Congress


Ramaphosa calls for unity in ANC- led tripartite alliance

Saturday 24 June 2017 06:43

African National Congress Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has called for an end to public spats among the ANC-led tripartite alliance.


ANC treasury-general upbeat after financial sector meeting

Wednesday 21 June 2017 10:15

ANC treasury-general Zweli Mkhize, has described the outcome of Tuesday’s meeting of bank CEOs, leaders of the financial sector and the governing party as positive.


Tensions mount over Zuma statue erection

Wednesday 21 June 2017 09:00

Opposition parties in the North West have again criticized the insistence of the provincial government on erecting a monument in honour of President Jacob Zuma.


E Cape ANC pushes for national consultative conference

Sunday 18 June 2017 16:40

The ANC consultative conference in the Eastern Cape has resolved to persuade the national leadership and veterans to convene the national consultative conference.


Over four thousand two hundred people are registered to vote in the Ward 24 by-election in Kimberly.
Voting underway in Kimberley

Wednesday 14 June 2017 11:49

The IEC in the Northern Cape says all candidates contesting the Ward 24 by-elections underway in Kimberley have been properly nominated.


Finance minister Malusi Gigaba had initially been set to hold a media briefing.
Gigaba postpones press briefing, meets with ANC leadership

Monday 12 June 2017 14:45

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Monday postponed a much-anticipated media briefing, opting for a meeting with the governing African National Congress (ANC) top brass.


SA could be headed for a depression: EFF

Thursday 8 June 2017 18:01

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has warned that the country could enter a depression if the ANC continues to remain in power.


Free State SACP secretary Bekhumuzi Stofile says they have lost confidence in the ANC leadership.
Free State SACP cuts ties with ANC

Wednesday 7 June 2017 11:55

Tensions are boiling within the tripartite alliance in the Free State, with the SACP resolving to sever ties with the ANC.


ANC not providing leadership in alliance partnership: Analyst

Tuesday 6 June 2017 06:08

Political Analyst Professor Somadoda Fikeni says the indefinite postponement of the Alliance Political Council is a lost opportunity for the ANC.


Home Affairs Minister, Hlengiwe Mkhize has described as worrying, the gruesome nature of the crimes committed against women and children.
Women should report gender-based violence: Mkhize

Sunday 4 June 2017 13:07

Home Affairs Minister Hlengiwe Mkhize has urged women to report any form of gender-based violence and says the nature of crimes committed recently is worrying.


State Security Minister, David Mahlobo comment comes after ratings agency Standard and Poor's on Friday announced its decision to maintain South Africa's sovereign credit rating at ‘Junk Status’.
ANC overcame junk status in 1994: Mahlobo

Sunday 4 June 2017 12:57

State Security Minister David Mahlobo says the African National Congress (ANC) leadership overcame the country's junk status credit rating when the party took over in 1994.


DA Federal Executive Chairperson, James Selfe says, If the emails leaked to Amabhungane are true we are in a very serious position.
'Amabhungane email reports' a worry for SA: DA

Sunday 4 June 2017 12:12

DA Federal Executive Chairperson James Selfe says if the reports of emails containing damning allegations about the Gupta family, ANC and ANCYL are authentic, South Africans must get worried.


Speaking at the ANC's Middle Strata Policy Discussion workshop in Johannesburg Mashatile urged party members to ensure that when electing leaders who have the necessary capacity and patience to build
Formation of EFF, COPE was catastrophic for ANC: Mashatile

Sunday 4 June 2017 07:11

ANC leader in Gauteng, Paul Mashatile has described the formation of the Economic Freedom Fighters and Congress of the People as a catastrophe for the governing party.


Thousands of leaked emails with sensitive information alleged to be from the Guptas were published by various media houses.
ANC calls on govt to probe ‘Gupta email’ saga

Friday 2 June 2017 12:40

The African National Congress has called on government to investigate the serious allegations contained in the Gupta emails.


A string of leaked emails have revealed the Gupta family’s alleged undue influence on President Jacob Zuma's decisions.
'Nothing sinister' in Zuma-Gupta link: Mahumapelo

Friday 2 June 2017 08:17

ANC North West Chairperson and Premier, Supra Mahumapelo, says there is nothing sinister about the relationship of President Jacob Zuma and the Gupta family.


The Nelson Mandela Foundation’s board has joined calls for President Jacob Zuma to step down.
President Zuma urged to listen to South Africans

Thursday 1 June 2017 09:10

Nelson Mandela Foundation’s board Professor Njabulo Ndebele says it is clear that South Africa's Constitutional democracy is under threat and its political process in crisis.


According to eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede the City of Durban plans to create a more inclusive environment for its citizens as the city tabled its R45 billion budget.
eThekwini injects millions to improve lives of its citizens

Thursday 1 June 2017 08:55

The eThekwini Metro in Durban, KwaZulu Natal is planning to employ 600 more metro police in the next three years and put up more CCTV cameras around the city to improve safety.


Zuma won’t oppose establishment of 'State Capture' Commission

Wednesday 31 May 2017 17:04

President Jacob Zuma has reiterated that he is not opposed to the establishment of the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into state capture.


ANC urges collective fight against femicide

Tuesday 30 May 2017 09:15

The African National Congress has called on communities to intensify their fight against gender-based violence.


Rand weakens after Zuma defeats call to step down

Tuesday 30 May 2017 05:29

South Africa's rand weakened on Monday after President Jacob Zuma defeated over the weekend another call from inside the ruling party for him to step down.


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