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 Pravin Gordhan says he will not appear before the Hawks on Thursday.
Hawks have no basis to charge Gordhan: Casac

Thursday 25 August 2016 12:59

The Council for the Advancement of the South African Constitution (Casac) says the Hawks have no basis to charge Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.


A supporter arrives at an ANC rally in July 2016 addressed by President Jacob Zuma.
South Africa’s ruling ANC is facing its sternest test

Thursday 25 August 2016 10:21

South Africa is in the aftermath of the 2016 local government elections.


The ANC has been called to intervene in Pravin Gordhan’s saga.
Hawks handling of Gordhan's case is suspicious: ANC

Thursday 25 August 2016 09:22

The ANC’s Head of the Economic Transformation Committee, Enoch Godongwana, says the manner in which the Hawks' probe against Minister Pravin Gordhan is being handled is suspicious.


SAPS says We are aware that criminality may have played a part… I can't link parties to matters of criminality, it is important that we be allowed space to investigate.
Still no evidence of third force in Tshwane unrest

Wednesday 24 August 2016 19:54

The SAPS says it cannot conclude without proof that there was a third force, or a link to political parties in the violent protests that erupted in Tshwane.


Former Nelson Mandela Bay Executive Mayor Danny Jordaan will lead the African National Congress (ANC) on the opposition bench in Nelson Mandela Bay.
ANC ready to assume opposition role in Nelson Mandela Bay

Wednesday 24 August 2016 18:38

The ANC is now an official opposition in the Nelson Mandela Bay council and is ready to assume that role and responsibility.


The inauguration was postponed twice due to infighting between ANC members.
Newcastle Municipality council finally sworn in

Wednesday 24 August 2016 17:59

Councillors at the Newcastle Municipality have finally been sworn in. The African National Congress (ANC) won an outright majority in the municipality.


Maneli was addressing the first inaugural District Municipal council meeting.
New West Rand Mayor aims to close service delivery gaps

Wednesday 24 August 2016 17:24

Newly-elected West Rand District Municipality Mayor Boyce Maneli has acknowledged that the area is faced with massive service delivery gaps and financial viability issues.


Mantashe says this and other issues within the party are issues that the leadership takes full responsibility for.
'Negative narrative about Zuma contributed to ANC's poor perfomance'

Tuesday 23 August 2016 20:09

Secretary-General of the ANC Gwede Mantashe says the negative narrative around President Jacob Zuma contributed to the ANC’s poor perfomance in the local government elections.


SABC COO, Hlaudi Motsoeneg speaking at the portfolio committee on Tuesday.
MPs decide against inquiry into SABC

Tuesday 23 August 2016 19:25

African National Congress (ANC) MPs have vowed that there will be no Parliamentary inquiry into what is happening at the SABC.


New Modimolle-Mookgopong Mayor, Marleen van Staden.
DA wins control of Modimolle-Mookgopong

Tuesday 23 August 2016 17:16

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has won control over its first municipality in Limpopo after ousting the African National Congress (ANC) in Modimolle-Mookgopong.


ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe says the relationship is only about removing the ANC from power.
Mantashe slams parties that unseated the ANC in metros

Tuesday 23 August 2016 16:20

The ANC has slammed parties that have unseated the ruling party in major metros calling them colonisers who do not have the interest of the people at heart.


ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize says old wounds need to heal in order for South Africa to move forward.
The healing process starts now - Mkhize

Sunday 21 August 2016 18:25

ANC Treasurer General Zweli Mkhize says the violent history between the ANC and the IFP needs to be put to rest.


DA calls for bold coalition move in Ekurhuleni

Sunday 21 August 2016 12:11

The DA in Ekurhuleni has challenged all opposition parties in the city to follow and live up to the will of the people as expressed through their vote on August 3.


Kgalema Motlanthe says the democratic intuitions are in place to support and ensure a stable country.
SA won’t reverse democratic gains: Motlanthe

Saturday 20 August 2016 12:55

Former President Kgalema Motlanthe says South Africa will not reverse its democratic gains even if the African National Congress (ANC) were to lose elections.


Reverend Makhenkesi Stofile passed away early this week.
Mourners continue to pay respects at Stofile home

Friday 19 August 2016 20:27

From cabinet ministers and MEC's to religious leaders, visitors continue to arrive at the Stofile home in Alice in the Eastern Cape.


Johannes Baaitjies was shot twice in the head.
Slain DA member alleged to have received threats

Friday 19 August 2016 18:07

The African National Congress (ANC) in the Northern Cape says it's not aware that slain Democratic Alliance (DA) councillor Johannes Baaitjies received death threats from any of its members.


MKMVA Chairperson, Kebby Maphatsoe, says it's impossible to hold an early ANC conference.
MKMVA rejects ANCYL's call for an early ANC conference

Friday 19 August 2016 17:56

Umkhonto WeSizwe Veterans Association says it will be impossible to hold an early ANC national elective conference.


Rustenburg Mayor Mpho Khunon of the African National Congress (ANC) will continue with a second term in the North West Province city.
ANC candidate re-elected Rustenburg Mayor

Friday 19 August 2016 15:23

Rustenburg Mayor Mpho Khunon of the African National Congress (ANC) will continue with a second term in the North West Province city after the ANC succeeded in having its candidate re-elected.


DA condemns of suspected political killing of its councillor

Thursday 18 August 2016 21:05

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has condemned the cold-blooded assassination of Johannes Baaitjies.


As part of the agreement, the AIC has demanded that Matatiele be moved back to KwaZulu-Natal.
AIC agrees on coalition with ANC in Ekurhuleni

Thursday 18 August 2016 14:30

The AIC has confirmed that it has signed a coalition agreement with the ANC in Ekurhuleni in a bid to help the ruling party retain at least one metro in Gauteng.


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