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The Buccaneers lost to the Red Devils of Tunisia at the Stade Olympic De Sousse on Sunday.
ANC salutes Pirates as Caf dream shatters

Sunday 29 November 2015 19:39

The African National Congress has congratulated Orlando Pirates for their inspiring performance in the 2015 Orange CAF Confederation Cup, where they reached the finals of the tournament.


The ANC has laid charges against DA Premier Helen Zille for allegedly making use of a private security company to conduct "covert operations".
ANC lays criminal complaint against Zille

Saturday 14 November 2015 15:10

ANC in the Western Cape on Saturday laid a criminal complaint against Premier Helen Zille relating to allegations she made use of a private security company to conduct covert operations.


Charles Nqakula's son stabbed to death

Sunday 1 November 2015 13:30

Chumani Nqakula, the second of Charles and Nosiviwe's four children, died suddenly after he was assaulted in Johannesburg on Saturday.


John Block resigns from his position

Friday 16 October 2015 14:49

John Block has resigned as Northern Cape African National Congress (ANC) Chair and MEC following his corruption conviction.


Stagflation to linger in SA next year, but no recession: Poll

Thursday 15 October 2015 16:40

Stagflation will linger in South Africa next year, and even though the economy is expected to dodge recession for now, the risk will carry into next year as business confidence suffers.


President Jacob Zuma and the man wanted by the ICC Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir.
SA’s ICC withdrawal won’t erase Omar al-Bashir saga

Tuesday 13 October 2015 23:42

The International Criminal Court says South Africa will still be held accountable for not handing over Sudanese president Omar Al-Bashir even if it decides to remove its signature from the court.


ANC President Jacob Zuma's political report reflects strong inward reflection, and a focus on ground-level issues.
What President Zuma really is saying at the ANC NGC

Saturday 10 October 2015 16:25

An analysis of ANC President Jacob Zuma’s political report points to a strong inward reflection and focus on ground-level, branch issues.


Sanusha Naido writes that the ANC NGC 2015 policy documents view South Africa’s participation in BRICS as working towards building “an alternative world.”
ANC discussion documents: Mapping a foreign policy engagement?

Saturday 10 October 2015 11:06

Sanusha Naido echoes Confucius when she says one should study the past, but this does not mean that the past should become a country’s future foreign policy.


A visualisation of the ANCNGC 2015 policy discussion documents shows that the party will be focussing on issues such as transformation.
Reading between the lines – what the ANC NGC documents really say

Friday 2 October 2015 10:34

Creating a visualisation of the ANCNGC 2015 policy discussion documents, reveals that the ruling party is placing a lot of emphasis on issues like development, and addressing government challenges.


 The conference is set to take place in October in Midrand.
ANC seeks electronic input on NGC policy documents

Friday 25 September 2015 09:44

The ANC says it has made its policy discussion documents public, and availed a public comment platform on them, in the interest of transparency.


Helmoed Heimat has slammed the ANC’s foreign policy as either being ill-informed, or a fairy tale of sorts.
ANC policy about China, US, terrorist arms a fairy tale? – Analyst

Wednesday 23 September 2015 18:06

Responding to foreign policy statements by the ANC on the US, China, and the arming of terrorists, a military expert says the ruling party seems to be dreaming.


Obet Bapela says arms provided by the US and NATO are now being used by terrorist globally – including in Africa.
US, NATO arms used for terrorism – ANC

Monday 21 September 2015 16:10

Senior ANC officials say the US is intentionally destabilising African countries and providing weapons for terrorist activities.


It’s back to basics at local government level – ANC on eve of NGC

Monday 21 September 2015 12:48

Nomaindia Mfeketo says it is back to basics for the ANC at local government elections as it heads into its NGC in October, as well as the local government elections in 2016.


Mkhize emphasises importance of Freedom Charter

Saturday 1 August 2015 16:14

ANC treasurer-general Zweli Mkhize says it's important for the nation to know that the Freedom Charter which was adopted 60-years ago declared that South Africa belongs to all who live in it.


Botswana opposition to contest next elections

Monday 20 July 2015 18:08

Opposition parties in Botswana say efforts are at an advanced stage to try and strengthen opposition politics prior to the 2019 elections.


SABC Specialist Editor Abbey Makoe.
SA's ICC distrust is justified

Sunday 5 July 2015 20:19

The brouhaha surrounding the bad blood between South Africa and the International Criminal Court poses a critical challenge for the entire continent, writes Abbey Makoe.


Portfolio Committee endorses removal of SABC Board members

Tuesday 23 June 2015 20:37

The Portfolio Committee on Communications endorsed the removal of three SABC Board members earlier in 2015.


Human rights abusers must be prosecuted: ANC

Sunday 21 June 2015 07:20

The ANC convened a special meeting of its NEC on Friday in preparation for the alliance summit and took the opportunity to slam those who committed gross human rights abuses.


Police stop ANC members from getting to EFF rally

Sunday 17 May 2015 17:45

A possible clash between the Economic Freedom Fighter and the African National Congress supporters in Pietermartizburg, KwaZulu-National was averted today.


Eskom has blamed the Soweto power cut on a technical fault.
Eskom apologies for Soweto power cut

Friday 15 May 2015 13:55

Eskom has apologised to Soweto residents for cutting off their electricity for more than 10 hours last Friday.


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