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Fitch Ratings says Budget 2017 maintains fiscal stance

Thursday 23 February 2017 21:10

Fitch Ratings said on Thursday that South Africa’s 2017/18 budget broadly maintained fiscal settings and macro economic forecasts, and clarified revenue measures promised last year.


Political parties react to 2017 budget speech

Wednesday 22 February 2017 17:21

There has been mixed reaction to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan's Budget Speech in Parliament on Wednesday.


Hartbeespoort branch members divided over Molefe saga

Wednesday 22 February 2017 05:38

The decision by the North-West ANC executive committee to appoint former Eskom boss Brian Molefe as a member of Parliament has split the Hartbeespoort branch.


COPE deplores Molefe’s move to parliament

Saturday 18 February 2017 09:22

COPE believes Brian Molefe's move to parliament is indicative of a cabinet reshuffle and that Molefe is poised to assume a place in the cabinet.


ANC Western Cape spokesperson, Yonela Diko, says in previous years Premier Helen Zille delivered a "State of the Southern Suburbs Address", focussing too much on successes in more affluent areas.
Zille's SOPA should address issue of racism: ANC

Friday 17 February 2017 08:36

The ANC in the Western Cape says it hopes Premier Helen Zille will address the issue of racism in her State of the Province Address.


Govt prepared to work against market abuse: Zuma

Thursday 16 February 2017 21:07

President Jacob Zuma says government is prepared to work against market abuse, price fixing and collusion in the private sector.


Mantashe urges party members to end factionalism

Saturday 11 February 2017 21:00

ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe urged party members to end factionalism and focus on unity.


Lily Mine workers gate crash ANC Lekgotla in Mpumalanga

Saturday 11 February 2017 19:35

Lily Mine workers and families have staged a protest at the Mpumalanga ANC Lekgotla in Mbombela.


SONA 2017 set to attract thousands

Thursday 9 February 2017 14:13

Mayhem could again be the order of the day in the streets of Cape Town ahead of the State of the Nation Address in Parliament on Thursday.


Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says South Africans need a responsive government.
Dlamini-Zuma urges women to occupy positions of power

Sunday 5 February 2017 21:40

Former AU Chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has hit the ground running since her return from Addis Ababa.


 The provincial ANC performed dismally during last year's local government elections.
W Cape ANC leaders to attend PEC Lekgotla

Saturday 4 February 2017 08:16

ANC leaders in the Western Cape are meeting to discuss various issues facing the party at a Provincial Executive Committee Lekgotla in Worcester in the Boland this weekend.


The ANC has managed to turn things around in some wards in the Eastern Cape, after losing them during municipal elections in August 2016.
ANC sweeps by-elections

Thursday 2 February 2017 11:54

Following the death of several ward councilors four by-elections were held on Wednesday, two in George in the Eastern Cape, one in Metsimaholo, Free State and one in Umzimvubu Eastern Cape.


Correctional Services presented the status of the rehabilitation and reintegration of ex-offenders into society.
Ex-offenders should not receive social grant: MPs

Wednesday 1 February 2017 21:36

Members of parliament do not agree with the Correctional Services' suggestion to give parolees and probationers social grant.


Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says the four day discussions will reflect strongly on achieving radical socio-economic transformation.
Defending jobs, creating new ones key focus of Cabinet Lekgotla

Wednesday 1 February 2017 20:55

Defending jobs and creating new ones are to be a key focus of the Cabinet Lekgotla currently underway in Pretoria.


Moloto joined the ANC Parliamentary Caucus in 2005 and has served the Movement under seven different Chief Whips with dedication, diligence and uncompromising loyalty.
ANC Caucus spokesperson resigns

Wednesday 1 February 2017 14:06

ANC caucus spokesperson Moloto Mothapo has resigned.  


Save South Africa’s Sipho Pityana says the country's new leader should be independent from any influence by the current leadership.
Next leader should restore integrity: Save SA

Wednesday 1 February 2017 07:55

Save South Africa says it will continue to mobilise for the removal of President Jacob Zuma as the country's leader, including a campaign for a vote of no confidence against the President.


ANC bemoans AU decision to readmit Morocco

Tuesday 31 January 2017 12:00

The ANC has spoken out on the African Union’s decision to readmit Morocco back into the AU.


Sello Lehari's parents' house was torched at the weekend.
North West ANC blames opposition after arson attack on house

Tuesday 31 January 2017 07:45

The African National Congress (ANC) in the North West has pointed an accusatory finger at opposition parties, after Sello Lehari's parents' house was torched at the weekend.


ANC Secretary-General, Gwede Mantashe, briefs the media on the outcomes of the NEC lekgotla.
Radical socio-economic transformation on ANC agenda

Monday 30 January 2017 16:19

The ANC says it will focus on radical socio-economic transformation led by an effective state to ensure a better life for all.


Rand, bonds weaken on Cabinet reshuffle reports

Monday 30 January 2017 12:33

The rand was on course for its third straight session of losses on Monday as reports that President Jacob Zuma is considering a Cabinet reshuffle weighed on sentiment.


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