SABC News - African National Congress


No arrests have been made in the Jackson Mthembu shooting case.
Mthembu recovers in hospital after being shot

Tuesday 21 October 2014 06:18

African National Congress (ANC) MP Jackson Mthembu is recovering in hospital after being wounded during an armed robbery in Emalahleni, Mpumlanga, at the weekend.


The ANC has wish Jackson Mthembu a full and speedy recovery.
Jackson Mthembu shot during armed robbery

Monday 20 October 2014 12:54

African National Congress (ANC) MP Jackson Mthembu was shot in the face while withdrawing money at an ATM in Witbank at the weekend, Mpumalanga police said on Monday.


Six witnesses to give evidence in EFF inquiry

Monday 20 October 2014 08:03

Parliament's Powers and Privileges Committee says all six witnesses who have been called to give evidence in the inquiry of the 20 affected EFF MPs are expected to appear before it on Monday.


Arms Inquiry continues

Monday 20 October 2014 06:07

The Seriti Commission of Inquiry public hearing into alleged corruption in the multi-billion rand arms procurement deal resumes in Pretoria on Monday.


Tshwane's  Executive Mayor, Kgosientsho Ramokgopa.
ANC re-elects Tshwane mayor

Saturday 11 October 2014 16:44

Tshwane's Executive Mayor, Kgosientsho Ramokgopa has been re-elected unopposed as the ANC's chairperson of his region at the party's 9th regional conference in Pretoria.


ANC votes for new leaders in KZN

Saturday 11 October 2014 14:17

ANC delegates are today electing the new leadership in the second biggest region of KwaZulu-Natal, which also incorporates President Jacob Zuma's hometown of Nkandla.


Secretary General, Gwede Mantashe says it is sad to see mining companies flourishing, while communities around them live in abject poverty.
ANC seeks to partner with mining industry

Wednesday 8 October 2014 20:46

The African National Congress (ANC) has called on the mining industry to accept it as a partner to help drive the country's economy.


Winnie behind arms deal expose: activist

Tuesday 7 October 2014 14:31

African National Congress (ANC) stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was one of the "concerned MPs" who leaked information on the 1999 arms deal, the Seriti Commission of Inquiry heard on Tuesday.


Zuma to address ANC Gauteng conference

Sunday 5 October 2014 06:28

President Jacob Zuma is expected to address the last day of the 12th African National Congress Provincial Conference in Pretoria on Sunday.


Motshekga refutes Nkandla 'claims' on Zuma

Wednesday 1 October 2014 08:30

ANC MP serving on Parliament's Nkandla ad hoc committee, Mathole Motshekga, says it would be an insult to President Jacob Zuma to suggest that he benefitted unduly from security upgrades.


The court has postponed the fraud case against Julius Malema.
There is life outside ANC: Malema

Tuesday 30 September 2014 12:25

EFF leader Julius Malema says there is life outside the African National Congress (ANC) and he will continue to challenge ANC decisions.


They're out to get us: ANC

Sunday 28 September 2014 12:01

An agenda to discredit the ANC and its president Jacob Zuma is behind recent critical media reports, the political party said on Sunday.


"Reactionary forces take advantage": Maphatsoe

Saturday 27 September 2014 10:24

Reactionary forces continue to take advantage of challenges in society, Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association (MKMVA) chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe said on Friday.


EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi says the ANC was unable to accept that the EFF "is here to stay".
EFF not worried by N Cape reports

Friday 26 September 2014 18:09

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) was unconcerned by a report on Friday that about 100 of its Northern Cape members had defected back to the African National Congress.


DA Parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane says the parties would not leave the matter there but would seek legal advice on how to hold President Jacob Zuma to account.
Opposition walks out of Nkandla committee

Friday 26 September 2014 14:08

Opposition parties on Friday walked out of Parliament's committee on the Nkandla controversy after the ANC refused to agree to call President Jacob Zuma.


DA parliamentary leader Mmusi Maimane says the ANC deployed its chairperson Baleka Mbete as Speaker to undermine the role of Parliament in holding the Executive to account.
ANC undermining constitution: Maimane

Sunday 21 September 2014 15:04

The ANC wanting Parliament to protect President Jacob Zuma and Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa undermines the chamber and the Constitution, the DA said on Sunday.


ANC recalls Mafikeng, Matlosana mayors

Friday 19 September 2014 10:15

The African National Congress (ANC) in the North West province has recalled the executive mayors of Mafikeng and Matlosana Local Municipality.


The National Assembly has rejected the motion of no confidence brought by some of the opposition parties against Speaker Baleka Mbete.
'Independent speaker requires change in Constitution'

Wednesday 17 September 2014 12:00

ANC Secretary General, Gwede Mantashe, says the party will welcome a debate on whether or not the Speaker of the National Assembly should be independent.


DA won August 2013 by-election in the Little Karoo town of Oudtshoorn.
DA supporters march against corruption in Oudtshoorn

Monday 15 September 2014 19:38

The Little Karoo town of Oudtshoorn came to a standstill on Monday as hundreds of Democratic Alliance (DA) supporters marched to the local municipality.


Kebby Maphatsoe, who is also the Deputy Defence and Military Veterans Minister, was accused earlier this week by MK veterans of ducking duty.
Maphatsoe admits running away: Report

Sunday 14 September 2014 12:00

Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association chairperson Kebby Maphatsoe said he was not a "sell-out" despite admitting that he ran away from the ANC military camp during the struggle.


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