SABC News - African National Congress


Govt urged to keep Sobukwe's legacy alive

Thursday 27 April 2017 07:21

The family of the PAC founding member, Robert Sobukwe, has pleaded with the government to provide them with the necessary resources to keep his legacy alive.


The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has issued a statement confirming that Deputy President, Floyd Shivambu will be facing a Disciplinary Committee of Parliament for comments made during a debate.
MPs deserve absolute freedom of speech: Ndlozi

Wednesday 26 April 2017 11:28

EFF Deputy President Floyd Shivambu is to face the Disciplinary Committee of Parliament for saying President Jacob Zuma will ‘arrest and kill them.”


Zikalala assures of united ANC post December conference

Tuesday 25 April 2017 07:28

African National Congress chairperson in KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala says after the party's selective conference in December there will not be any splinter party.


ANC to push forward with a social media policy

Monday 24 April 2017 09:09

The African National Congress is seeking to establish a social media policy for its members.


Private interests hindering on economic transformation: Godongwana

Monday 24 April 2017 07:31

The African National Congress’s economic transformation committee has admitted that it has had difficulties implementing radical economic transformation.


KZN ANC calls for speedy probe into political killings

Monday 24 April 2017 07:18

The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal has called for the commission of inquiry into political killings to speed up its investigation.


ANC will need to reinvent itself: Mbalula  

Sunday 23 April 2017 12:59

African National Congress (ANC) National Executive Committee member, Fikile Mbalula, says the political life of the ruling party revolves around factional battles for power.


Suspended ANC Western Cape chairperson Marius Fransman has been facing the party's National Disciplinary Committee for allegations of sexually harassing three of his employees.
Fransman says he is being framed

Saturday 22 April 2017 06:49

Suspended ANC Western Cape chairperson Marius Fransman, who is fighting allegations of sexually harassing three of his employees, says someone is trying to frame him.


IFP accuses ANC of being behind murder conspiracy arrests

Friday 21 April 2017 17:29

The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal has accused the ANC of being behind the arrests of six of its candidates in upcoming by-elections at Nquthu in the north of the province.


Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba claims ANC councilors led a group of party supporters in disrupting the IDP meeting which left several injured.
Mashaba to lay charges against ANC councillors

Wednesday 19 April 2017 07:29

Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba will lay criminal charges against (ANC) councillors after a meeting to discuss the city's Integrated Development Plan (IDP) was violently disrupted


Mbalula must answer about VIP protection for Dlamini-Zuma: DA

Saturday 15 April 2017 21:44

The DA has condemned the “appalling abuse” of police resources to provide VIP protection for President Jacob Zuma’s ex-wife Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.


Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says this is not the first time the party goes through problems.
Let's protect ANC members under attack: Dlamini-Zuma

Friday 14 April 2017 07:00

African National Congress (ANC) NEC member Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says if members of the party continue to be attacked by the opposition, members of the party should protect them.


Steering Committee Siphiwe Nyanda says the steering committee advices that preparations of the policy conference be canned.
'ANC policy conference should be halted'

Thursday 13 April 2017 11:47

The Umkhonto WeSizwe National Council Steering Committee has called for the preparations of the African National Congress’ policy conference to be immediately halted.


ANC Economic Transformation Chairperson, Enoch Godongwana says our sense is that we still have the capability to change things around.
ANC can still turn things around: Godongwana

Wednesday 12 April 2017 10:00

The ANC’s Economic Transformation Chairperson, Enoch Godongwana, says the party can still change things around in light of the country being downgraded to junk status by two rating agencies.


N West ANC MPs urged to vote against Zuma motion

Tuesday 11 April 2017 06:24

ANC MPs in the North West, have been swayed to vote against the motion of no-confidence against President Jacob Zuma.


ANC's head of Economic Transformation Enock Godongwana has admitted that South Africa could be on the verge of a recession.
SA on the brink of a recession: Godongwana

Sunday 9 April 2017 13:31

ANC head of Economic Transformation Enock Godongwana says confidence in the South Africa economy can be improved by credible programmes of employment creation and radical transformation.


Turok urges MPs to use their conscience during vote of no confidence

Sunday 9 April 2017 11:02

ANC veteran Ben Turok has challenged ANC MPs to use their conscience during the voting process of the no confidence motion in President Jacob Zuma.


ANC ready to fight corruption: Mkhize

Saturday 8 April 2017 12:49

The African National Congress leadership is prepared to correct and rectify challenges and mistakes that are within the economy and in the country.


Cronin calls for judicial inquiry in Zuma-Gupta relationship

Thursday 6 April 2017 17:42

South African Communist Party (SACP) Deputy Secretary-General, Jeremy Cronin, has called for a judicial inquiry into the relationship between President Jacob Zuma and the Guptas.


The ANC retained ward 3, which became vacant when the councillor Ace Houston was killed last year.
ANC retains KZN ward, DA retains 2 W Cape wards

Thursday 6 April 2017 11:45

The IEC says the by-elections in KZN went well, however, voter turnout was disappointing at only just 40%.


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