SABC News - African National Congress


SJC threatens to take C Town sanitation issue to court

Wednesday 25 May 2016 18:45

The Social Justice Coalition has lambasted the City of Cape Town for allocating R15 million for the 2016/17 financial year for sanitation in informal settlements.


Fransman sexual harassment saga continues

Wednesday 25 May 2016 15:57

The ANC's branch in Paarl has written to the party's national integrity committee accusing Boland Regional Secretary Jonton Snyman of orchestrating the sexual harassment complaint.


Willies Mchunu will act as premier until he is officially sworn in at provincial legislature this week.
Willies Mchunu sworn in as acting KZN Premier

Tuesday 24 May 2016 17:20

KZN Transport and Community Safety MEC, Willies Mchunu, who's also provincial ANC Deputy Chairperson in the province, has been sworn in as acting premier.


Mchunu, who was rumoured to have been told to resign last week, says he may join the national assembly.
Senzo Mchunu resigns as KZN premier

Monday 23 May 2016 16:24

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has announced that he is stepping down as the leader of the province.


DA says Parly acted illegally on Maimane's financial findings

Sunday 22 May 2016 21:29

The DA says Parliament's Ethics Committee acted illegally when it found Mmusi Maimane guilty of not declaring all his financial interests and will head to court to have the finding reversed.


ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete attended a church service in Heidelberg in observing National Prayer Day.
Do not lose hope in the ANC: Mbete

Sunday 22 May 2016 19:45

ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete has called on the Heidelberg community not to lose hope in the governing party and, has urged South Africans to condemn violent activities across the country.


A farmer inspects the soil ahead of planting at a maize field in Wesselsbron, a small maize farming town in the Free State province of South Africa.
South Africa to limit farm sizes to speed land redistribution

Sunday 22 May 2016 15:40

The ANC, facing local elections in August, has promised to speed up plans to redistribute land which remains predominantly in white hands two decades after the end of apartheid.


Slain ANC councillor laid to rest

Saturday 21 May 2016 20:24

The African National Congress ward councillor who was shot last week has been laid to rest in Nongoma, northern KwaZulu-Natal.


President Jacob Zuma in Parliament.
NPA to issue response to court ruling over dropped Zuma charges

Friday 20 May 2016 13:58

The NPA will respond on Monday to a court ruling ordering the review of its 2009 decision to drop 783 corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma.


Mthembu has described the EFF’s conduct on Tuesday as repulsive and blatant acts of violence against security staff.
Jackson Mthembu lambasts opposition parties

Thursday 19 May 2016 20:02

ANC Chief Whip Jackson Mthembu has blasted the DA and the EFF for what he says is their attempt to sabotage the passing of the budget.


President Jacob Zuma delivered the ANC manifesto at the Nelson Mandelan Bay Stadium in Port Elizabeth.
Is the ANC ‘advancing people’s power’?

Thursday 19 May 2016 19:42

The African National Congress rules the majority of South Africa’s municipalities.


Protestors went on the rampage, looting shops and damaging property.
Residents of Kokstad to continue with protest action

Wednesday 18 May 2016 20:53

Residents of Kokstad in southern KwaZulu-Natal have vowed to continue with their protest action.


SABC, ANC meet ahead of LGE 2016  

Monday 16 May 2016 21:42

The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has called on political parties to respect the public broadcaster's independency ahead of local government elections.


Political parties pledge to abide by the IEC's electoral code

Monday 16 May 2016 21:05

Political parties have pledged not to incite violence, to respect voters and to abide by the electoral code.


Constitutional Court ruling said President Zuma violated the Constitution on the Nkandla matter.
ANC Gauteng PGC resolves to accept Zuma apology

Monday 16 May 2016 07:33

The ANC's Gauteng PGC has resolved to accept President Jacob Zuma's apology following the recent Constitutional Court ruling that he violated the Constitution.


Julius Malema blasted both the ANC and the DA, saying their governments are worse than the apartheid regime.
Malema defends EFF's local government manifesto

Sunday 15 May 2016 21:18

EFF leader Julius Malema has vigorously defended his party's local government manifesto, amid criticisms that it is full of empty promises and vague proposals.


DA MP Phumzile van Damme, EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi and ANC MP Ayanda Dlodlo participated in the debate.
ANC, EFF, DA battle it out in the first SABC election debate

Sunday 15 May 2016 19:30

The country's three major political parties, ANC, EFF and the DA have battled it out in the first SABC election debate ahead of the Local Government Elections on August 3.


ANC National Chairperson, Baleka Mbethe says people still have confidence in the ANC led government.
ANC will retain control of Buffalo City Metro in Eastern Cape: Mbethe

Sunday 15 May 2016 18:31

The ANC national chairperson, Baleka Mbethe is adamant that the party will retain control of the Buffalo City Metro in the Eastern Cape come August 3.


President Jacob Zuma maintains that under the leadership of the ANC, massive developmental projects have been carried-out in providing services to previously disadvantaged communities.
Only the ANC has the interest of South Africa's poor at heart: Zuma

Sunday 15 May 2016 17:54

ANC President Jacob Zuma says it is only the ANC that has the interest of South Africa's poor and marginalised at heart.


President Jacob Zuma has been addressing thousands of supporters at Botshabelo's Kaizer Sebothelo Stadium for the Free State ANC manifesto launch.
'The ANC has to win the municipal elections convincingly': Zuma

Saturday 14 May 2016 16:32

President Jacob Zuma says the African National Congress (ANC) has to win the eagerly-awaited August municipal elections convincingly.


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