Gwede Mantashe

Analysis: When Ace Magashule met the National Press – pretty it was not

The press briefing room at Luthuli House is one of the best equipped in Johannesburg. It has plenty of space, dozens of chairs, some cables for the …

[ANALYSIS] SA holds its breath as Ramaphosa solidifies his grip on ANC power

<b>In the month since Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was elected leader of the ANC (by only 179 votes), the most important question has been around</b> …

South Africa

News24.com | The fall of Zuma

The end of Jacob Zuma’s tenure as South Africa’s president was sealed on Thursday when he filed his appeal against a court order that transferred the …

South African Politics

Opinion: Jacob Zuma has everything to lose if chooses to go down without a fight.

A press statement issued this morning by the African National Congress (ANC) tells us the center is holding,there is no discord in the party. And …

News (South Africa)

De Lille: The DA opportunity

Patricia de Lille has always punched above her political weight and been consistently effective in doing so. At Codesa, and in Parliament before she …

Patricia de Lille

Analysis: The shaking of South Africa’s political equilibrium, still a work in progress

The DA has serious problems in Cape Town and Joburg. The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) appear to be desperate, attempting to grab back public …

South Africa

BOOK REVIEW: The enigma that is Cyril Ramaphosa

Over the years, Ramaphosa has carved out a niche as a moderate voice of reason and become known for hiding behind carefully chosen phrasing that …

Business (South Africa)

PEOPLE WANT LEADER FREED!

THE crowd at the ANC’s 106th birthday celebration on Saturday used the opportunity to make the party aware of what’s important to them.<p>And it was not …

News (South Africa)

WATCH: Booing against President Zuma was planned - Maine

Lizeka Tandwa<p>East London - ANC Youth League president Collin Maine said the booing by supporters against President Jacob Zuma was planned.<p>Speaking to …

South African Politics

Alliance partners welcome Ramaphosa’s statement - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

The African National Congress (ANC) and its alliance partners have welcomed party president, Cyril Ramaphosa‘s first January 8 Statement, saying it …

South Africa

News24.com | ANC gala like a matric dance

In an evening reminiscent of a high school matric dance, car after car rolled up outside the East London International Convention Centre carrying VIP …

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

What the new cabinet should look like if SA is to be saved

In a meritocracy, talent and competence are supposed to rise to the top. In this way, critical ministerial positions in government and other pivotal …

Africa

Chester finds everyone's missing sensayuma

Johannesburg - Four weeks ago, journalists were struggling for news within the iron corral at Nasrec, south of Joburg. There was nothing happening …

University of Cape Town

Zuma booed by ANC members

EAST LONDON - Former ANC President Jacob Zuma has been booed by party members at the ANC‘s 106th birthday celebration in The Eastern Cape.<p>Zuma …

East London

WATCH: Some top ANC leaders barred from entering Mandela's house

Some top ANC leaders visiting Nelson Mandela’s homestead in Qunu were barred from entering the premises.<p>Only party President Cyril Ramaphosa, his top …

News (South Africa)

ANC's 106th: Ramaphosa's speech – low bar, high expectations

This reporter first started reporting on the ANC during the tail-end of Thabo Mbeki’s presidency, early in 2007. He was still leader of the ANC one …

Cyril Ramaphosa

Ramaphosa, Mabuza and Mantashe to mark 106 celebrations in the Eastern Cape

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa, deputy president David Mabuza and national chairperson Gwede Mantashe will participate in a series of events leading …

News (South Africa)

Wrong face has Gumede family saying no to ANC T-shirts at grave

Clive Ndou, The Witness<p>The controversial ANC T-shirts being delivered to the ceremony at the Mountain Rise Cemetery on Monday. (Ian carbutt)<p>The ANC …

T-shirts

ANC's 106th: The briefest brief of them all kickstarts Ace Magashule's SG adventure

ANC new secretary-general Ace Magashule was plunged into the deep end for all three minutes of his first press conference where journalists called …

South Africa

Getting all hands on deck vital for SA’s new skipper – Jakkie Cilliers

<i>CAPE TOWN — In probably the most comprehensive review of the ANC elective conference and its ramifications this year, Jakkie Cilliers of the</i> …

South Africa

African Press Review 10 January 2018

South African opposition figure Julius Malema says there'll be no judicial immunity for Jacob Zuma, not if he can help it. What did Tanzania's …

Africa

Xhosa king asks Ramaphosa to release Dalindyebo from prison

AmaXhosa King Mpendulo Zwelonke Sigcawu has asked ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa to speed up the release of AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo from …

News (South Africa)

Ramaphosa promises a million jobs

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has promised to create a million jobs for South African youth over the next three years.<p>Ramaphosa was speaking at a …

News (South Africa)

Mantashe misses the point, rich people can steal

How do you interpret Gwede Mantashe’s explanation of why ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa won’t steal?<p>Here is what the party’s newly elected chairperson …

News (South Africa)

Mabuza calls on ANC members to support Ramaphosa - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

African National Congress (ANC) deputy president David Mabuza has called on party members to throw weight behind president Cyril Ramaphosa.<p>Mabuza …

South Africa

Ramaphosa praises founding members of the ANC

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa sang praises of founding members of the ruling party such as Dr Walter B Rubusana, Pixley KaSeme and Langa Libalele …

News (South Africa)

Taking land will turn SA into the Garden of Eden - Ramaphosa

Correspondent<p>Nongoma - South Africa could turn into the ultimate paradise with the implementation of the policy of expropriation of land without …

South African Politics

Mantashe: ANC needs rectification programme to undo past mistakes

JOHANNESBURG - Newly elected African National Congress (ANC) chairperson Gwede Mantashe says the party needs to acknowledge that it must undergo a …

Cyril Ramaphosa

A lesson for Gwede: Theft on grand scale is committed by the rich, at the expense of the poor

The African National Congress’ recently elected National Chairperson, Gwede Mantashe, is quoted saying that the recently elected President of the ANC …

South African Politics

#ANC106 - Party must seize the day or lose it

The ANC is turning 106 today. It was on this day in 1912 when Africa's oldest liberation movement was formed, bringing together Africans from many …

Cyril Ramaphosa