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Why South Africa’s Constitution is under attack

Friday 17 March 2017 19:17

South Africa’s Constitution, greatly lauded around the world and the product of Nelson Mandela’s democratic transition of the mid-1990s, is under attack.


SA's 1992 referendum results prevented civil war : Analyst

Friday 17 March 2017 06:35

Political analyst Susan Booysen says the result of the 1992 referendum, which saw white SA vote "Yes" overwhelmingly has had a positive outcome leading to democracy.


The ANC in the Western Cape has described Human Rights lawyer and struggle activist, Peter Williams as the  embodiment of what a professional cadre should be.
Tributes pour in for struggle Activist Peter Williams

Thursday 16 March 2017 14:32

Human Rights lawyer and struggle activist, Peter Williams died in Cape Town on Wednesday at the age of 49 after a long battle with cancer.


ANC spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says this mess could've been handled better and that much proper leadership should've been provided.
ANC admits creating confusion on Sassa saga

Thursday 16 March 2017 06:01

The ANC has admitted that government has created an environment of confusion for the country's vulnerable a Con Court application by Black Sash on Sassa matter.


The officials from the City's housing department and two others were allegedly arrested for illegally selling land and RDP houses.
Arrest of Joburg officials over RDP fraud welcomed

Wednesday 15 March 2017 06:47

The ANC says it's appalled by the alleged conduct of city officials arrested in connection with illegally selling of land and RDP houses.


ANC seeks to restore moral character

Monday 13 March 2017 11:50

ANC political head, Jeff Radebe says the objective of the party releasing its discussion documents is to enable all members of the ANC to review how adequate are the policies adopted in 2015.


ANC Head of Policy Jeff Radebe says they want to see an improvement in the quality of education at colleges.
ANC wants TVET colleges to be more appealing

Monday 13 March 2017 05:55

The ANC says it want to see an improvement in the quality of education at TVET colleges.


ANC admits to losing trust of South Africans

Sunday 12 March 2017 14:52

The ANC has acknowledged that it's increasingly losing the trust of South Africans and must urgently act to restore public confidence.


The ANC Regional Conference is taking place in Nelson Mandela Bay over the weekend.
ANC regional conference aims to win people’s confidence

Saturday 11 March 2017 13:18

Regional spokesperson Gift Ngqondi says the aim of the conference is to deliberate on issues affecting the ANC.


Transport Minister Dipuo Peters fires Prasa board

Wednesday 8 March 2017 14:56

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters on Wednesday, dissolved the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) board with immediate effect.


DA will not leave Parliament

Monday 6 March 2017 16:22

The DA says an announcement by EFF leader Julius Malema that the parties have been in talks about leaving Parliament is overrated.


Winnie Madikizela Mandela was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award by Gauteng Premier David Makhura during the Gauteng Premier Services Excellence Awards.
Madikizela Mandela gets lifetime achievement honour

Wednesday 1 March 2017 07:40

Winnie Madikizela Mandela's personal assistant collected the award on her behalf, as she could not make it to the event due to ill health.


Political parties have put forward the names of people whom they think should serve on the interim SABC Board.
Nominations for interim SABC Board put forward

Tuesday 28 February 2017 21:19

Seventeen people have been nominated for the interim SABC Board.


SACP decries factionalism, slams Molefe deployment

Monday 27 February 2017 06:55

The South African Communist Party has warned that factions within the African National Congress are affecting the performance of government.


Molefe blames Madonsela for cloud hanging over him

Sunday 26 February 2017 12:16

Former ESKOM CEO Brian Molefe, says his critics will not deter him from executing his duties as a Member of Parliament.


Fitch Ratings says Budget 2017 maintains fiscal stance

Thursday 23 February 2017 21:10

Fitch Ratings said on Thursday that South Africa’s 2017/18 budget broadly maintained fiscal settings and macro economic forecasts, and clarified revenue measures promised last year.


Political parties react to 2017 budget speech

Wednesday 22 February 2017 17:21

There has been mixed reaction to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's Budget Speech in Parliament on Wednesday.


Hartbeespoort branch members divided over Molefe saga

Wednesday 22 February 2017 05:38

The decision by the North-West ANC executive committee to appoint former Eskom boss Brian Molefe as a member of Parliament has split the Hartbeespoort branch.


COPE deplores Molefe’s move to parliament

Saturday 18 February 2017 09:22

COPE believes Brian Molefe's move to parliament is indicative of a cabinet reshuffle and that Molefe is poised to assume a place in the cabinet.


ANC Western Cape spokesperson, Yonela Diko, says in previous years Premier Helen Zille delivered a "State of the Southern Suburbs Address", focussing too much on successes in more affluent areas.
Zille's SOPA should address issue of racism: ANC

Friday 17 February 2017 08:36

The ANC in the Western Cape says it hopes Premier Helen Zille will address the issue of racism in her State of the Province Address.


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