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ANC spokesperson, Zizi Kodwa, says the President cannot be blamed for referring to the DA as a “product of the oppressors.”
ANC’s Kodwa lashes out at DA

Friday 22 July 2016 18:07

ANC spokeperson Zizi Kodwa says statements made by President Jacob Zuma about the DA during campaigns, only reflect on its history.


Party leadership, including Chairperson Baleka Mbete will address the supporters in Port Elizabeth.
ANC NEC to campaign in Nelson Mandela Bay over weekend

Thursday 21 July 2016 21:21

The NEC ANC is heading towards the Nelson Mandela Bay, Eastern Cape, this weekend ahead of the final push towards winning the metro.


Khanyisile Ngobese Sibisi is one of  the two murdered female party ward candidates.
ANC is going into elections reeling in pain: Zikalala

Thursday 21 July 2016 06:55

KwaZulu-Natal African National Congress (ANC) Chairperson Sihle Zikalala says the ANC is going into these elections reeling in pain.


The IEC says the violence will not derail the elections but it has expressed "deep" concern over the issue.
IEC condemns politically-motivated killing of party candidates

Wednesday 20 July 2016 20:44

The IEC has condemned the seemingly politically-motivated killing of party candidates.


Campaigning in KwaZulu-Natal midlands, IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi raised concerns about the ongoing political killings in the province.
Parties increase campaigns as elections near

Wednesday 20 July 2016 19:51

With local government elections two weeks away, parties have increased their campaigns across the country.


Mary de Haas says police killings are carried out by professional hit men.
Proper investigations needed to curb political killings: Analyst

Wednesday 20 July 2016 08:27

Violence monitor and analyst from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Mary de Haas, says proper investigations are needed to curb political killings.


Various ANC leaders, including Secretary General Gwede Mantashe ,visited different parts of the country.
ANC continues countrywide campaigning

Tuesday 19 July 2016 21:10

The governing party continued with campaigns across the country on Tuesday.


This comes as another African National Congress (ANC) candidate has been gunned down in the Ukhahlamba district.
Authorities need assistance in KZN political killing investigations

Tuesday 19 July 2016 16:12

Security authorities in KwaZulu-Natal are appealing to communities to assist with investigations into politically motivated killings in the province.


More than 10 ANC members and leaders have been killed this year.
Spate of killings in KZN is a ploy to intimidate: ANC

Tuesday 19 July 2016 12:10

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal says it believes the current spate of killings in the province is a ploy to intimidate its candidates and volunteers ahead of next month's local government elections.


In June, a female ANC candidate from Newcastle - died in a hail of bullets.
Another ANC official shot dead in KZN

Monday 18 July 2016 17:03

Another African National Congress (ANC) ward candidate has been shot dead, this time at Harding in southern KwaZulu-Natal.


Former president Kgalema Motlanthe and struggle stalwart Ahmed Kathrada joined the ANC on the campaign trial in Gauteng.
Parties out in full force ahead of local elections

Saturday 16 July 2016 20:49

Party stalwarts have called on the African National Congress public representatives to enhance the prestige of the party through accountability and integrity.


Social Development MEC Kgakgamatso Nkewu was appointed to the North West cabinet four months ago.
N West MEC laid to rest

Saturday 16 July 2016 18:00

North West Social Development MEC Kgakgamatso Nkewu was laid to rest at Molelema Village in Taung.


IFP National Chairperson Blessed Gwala
IFP campaigns in Limpopo

Saturday 16 July 2016 16:16

The Inkatha Freedom Party is campaigning in traditionally African National Congress-dominated rural areas of Limpopo ahead of local government elections.


Most of the defectors are from the Khomani San.
ANC welcomes 40 DA members in Northern Cape

Thursday 14 July 2016 21:18

Some 40 DA members in the Northern Cape have broken ranks, and joined the ANC.


ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete says the ANC will treat problems raised by residents as a priority.
ANC continues campaign trail in Limpopo

Wednesday 13 July 2016 20:11

African National Congress (ANC) chairperson, Baleka Mbete continued with her party's election campaign in Limpopo.


MEC for Social Development Kgakgamatso Nkewu died in a car crash on last Thursday.
NW legislature pays tribute to late MEC

Tuesday 12 July 2016 17:32

Members of the North West legislature paid tribute to the late MEC for Social Development Kgakgamatso Nkewu.


ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe says Zimbabwe's srruggling eceonomy should not give rise to regime change.
Zimbabwean protests ‘sponsored’, says ANC

Tuesday 12 July 2016 16:39

The ANC, on Tuesday said it was concerned by civilian protests in Zimbabwe against Mugabe’s government which it labelled as "sponsored elements seeking regime change".


The unexpected protest led to a disrupted reopening of NMMU after the winter holidays and follows last year’s #FeesMustFall protests that crippled universities across the country.
NMMU gives into student demands

Tuesday 12 July 2016 16:13

NMMU has given into some of the immediate demands made by students who protested at various campuses on Monday.


ANC NEC member Dipuo Peters says the ANC will continue to run the Madibeng Local Municipality.
ANC unfazed by opposition's coalition Madibeng- Peters

Tuesday 12 July 2016 15:32

ANC NEC member Dipuo Peters says the ANC is not fazed by opposition parties thinking that they can unseat the party or form coalitions after local government elections.


Gwede Mantashe addressed the media at Luthuli House in Johannesburg.
ANC welcomes Icasa’s ruling against SABC

Tuesday 12 July 2016 12:22

ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe says that the party's National Working Committee has welcomed Icasa's ruling against the SABC.


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