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Mpumalanga premier to shed light on SACP, ANC chaos

Thursday 29 January 2015 12:02

Mpumalanga premier David Mabuza is expected to address the media following accusations by the provincial SACP that he is behind the violence which took place among ANC and SACP members.


ANC calls for competent and effective municipalities

Thursday 29 January 2015 09:25

African National Congress (ANC) treasurer-general Zweli Mkhize says all municipalities must always respond to concerns of communities like grass cutting, proving people with water and electricity.


Motion to rename Table Bay Boulevard approved

Thursday 29 January 2015 06:45

A controversial motion to rename Table Bay Boulevard as FW de Klerk Boulevard has been approved during a chaotic council meeting of the City of Cape Town.


The men face charges of attempted murder and armed robbery.
Jackson Mthembu's alleged shooters to appear in court

Thursday 29 January 2015 06:09

Five men are expected to appear in the Witbank Magistrate's Court on Thursday in connection with the shooting of African National Congress MP Jackson Mthembu.


ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe addressed the media in Pretoria following a three-day National Executive Committee meeting this week.
Foreigners will soon be prohibited from owning land: ANC

Thursday 29 January 2015 05:35

The African National Congress (ANC) Lekgotla has resolved that foreigners will soon be prohibited from owning land in the country.


 Tony Yengeni has not yet pleaded to charges of drunk driving and reckless and negligent driving.
Yengeni to know fate on drunk driving charges

Wednesday 28 January 2015 07:05

African National Congress (ANC) NEC member, Tony Yengeni, is expected to know whether drunk driving charges against him will be withdrawn on Wednesday.


Energy crisis high on ANC’s Lekgotla agenda

Monday 26 January 2015 05:32

The on-going energy crisis is believed to be on top of the agenda at the African National Congress (ANC) Lekgotla, currently underway outside Pretoria.


Ramaphosa calls for strong action against Soweto looters

Sunday 25 January 2015 06:36

ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged law enforcement officers to arrest those who are behind the looting and damaging of foreign owned shops in Soweto.


Foreign-owned stores have been attacked in Gauteng.
Madikizela-Mandela laments looting of foreign-owned shops

Saturday 24 January 2015 07:02

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela says it doesn't make sense for South Africans to attack shops owned by foreign nationals, who they accuse of taking the country's jobs.


Mthimkhulu described as loyal and dedicated ANC member

Friday 23 January 2015 05:31

KwaZulu-Natal's former agricultural and environmental affairs MEC, Mtholephi Emmanuel Mthimkhulu, has been described as a dedicated and loyal person of the ANC and the provincial legislature.


Nwedamutswu’s funeral underway in Limpopo

Saturday 17 January 2015 12:46

The late ANC Treasurer and Education MEC in Limpopo, Thembi Nwedamutswu played a key role in helping the former ANC's military wing operatives, umKhonto we Sizwe.


ANC wants official funerals for MEC, veteran

Tuesday 13 January 2015 10:22

The African National Congress (ANC) in Limpopo will ask government to ensure that late education MEC Thembi Nwendamutswu and ANC veteran Nelson Diale get official funerals.


ANC happy with birthday celebrations turnout

Sunday 11 January 2015 17:14

The African National Congress (ANC) in the Western Cape says it is satisfied with the turnout of people to the party's 103rd anniversary celebrations at the Cape Town Stadium on Saturday.


Some Minstrel troupes are marching from the Cape Town CBD to the stadium in breach of agreed plans.
City of Cape Town slams ANC over 'celebrations plans'

Saturday 10 January 2015 11:30

The City of Cape Town has accused the African National Congress of deviating from the agreed transport and safety plans for Saturday's 103rd birthday celebrations at Cape Town stadium.


ANC birthday speech to put land issue under spotlight

Thursday 8 January 2015 09:30

As the momentum gathers ahead of the ANC 103 birthday celebrations in Cape Town, questions are being raised about which issues President Jacob Zuma is likely to focus on during his speech on Saturday.


Govt working hard to better peoples' lives: Ramaphosa

Thursday 8 January 2015 05:37

The Deputy President of the ANC Cyril Ramaphosa says government is aware of the challenges facing people who live in informal settlements and it is working hard to better their lives.


Hundreds of ANC supporters await Zuma’s arrival in Philippi

Tuesday 6 January 2015 11:29

Hundreds of African National Congress (ANC) supporters have gathered in Philippi Township on the Cape Flats ahead of the expected arrival of President Jacob Zuma.


Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi said two days ago that if Monday's talks fail to break the deadlock he'd throw in the towel.
Latest talks to end platinum strike collapses

Monday 9 June 2014 20:20

The make or break meeting between Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi, platinum bosses and Amcu has ended with no agreement to end the five month strike.


Previously the ANC and EFF members appeared in the court separately to avoid another quarrel.
EFF, ANC assault cases settled

Monday 9 June 2014 15:13

Assault charges against five African National Congress (ANC) and seven Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) members were withdrawn in a Mpumalanga court on Monday when the parties agreed to settle.


ANC should openly engage with media houses: Analyst

Monday 9 June 2014 12:28

Political analyst Ralph Mathekga says the African National Congress and its youth league should openly engage with media houses rather than declaring dispute.


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