Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

ANC announces nominations for party leadership

After protracted delays, the ANC has announced which candidates will be vying for the party’s top positions.

Gwede Mantashe

Dlamini-Zuma will be the new ANC president on Monday‚ says Supra

ANC North West chairman Supra Mahumapelo is convinced that come Monday Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will be the new ANC president.<p>Nominations for the …

South Africa

S.Africa's Ramaphosa, Dlamini-Zuma formally nominated to run for president of ANC

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s ruling African National Congress formally nominated Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa and former cabinet minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as the only candidates to run for the presidency of the party at a conference on Sunday.<p>FILE PHOTO: Former African Union …

South Africa

Daily briefing: GOP tax, EU Ikea probe, Indian tigers

December 17, 2017<p>US companies are set to be the biggest winners of the unpopular tax reform bill that Republicans are rushing to pass in record time, …

Luis Fonsi

#ANCdecides2017: Reporter’s notebook – the day of waiting dangerously

Kettle click. Steam. Ping. Pour. Life. Livable. Right, time to shower, pack and go.<p>It was bold and bright outside on Sunday morning. High summer …

South African Politics

News24.com | GALLERY: The race is on for ANC president - 12 images from day two of #ANC54

The race is on as voting takes place for the top 7 positions in the ANC, with Cyril Ramaphosa and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma vying for president.

South African Politics

[WATCH] #ANC54 delegates rally behind favourite candidates through songs

JOHANNESBURG - A political gathering in South Africa is not complete without singing and there's been plenty of that at the 54th ANC national …


Ramaphosa is bookies favourite to take top ANC post

Johannesburg- Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is the bookies favourite to take the top ANC post, if online odds for him winning the ANC presidential …

Business (South Africa)

Dlamini-Zuma, Ramaphosa have power to nurture or destroy SA – economist

Political leaders have the power to nurture South Africa’s strong foundations – or destroy them completely, Lesiba Mothata, executive chief economist …

South African Politics

ANC elective race: both camps claim the upper hand

Following the adoption of credentials on Sunday, supporters of both Cyril Ramaphosa and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma claimed the numerical advantage.<p>The …

Business (South Africa)

WATCH: DD Mabuza confirms he will stand as NDZ’s deputy

Outgoing Mpumalanga African National Congress chairperson David Mabuza has confirmed that he has accepted nomination to be elected as the ruling …

News (South Africa)

eNCA | WATCH: What it takes to win the ANC presidency

It’s a numbers game now after the ANC adopted credentials, starting the process of electing a new president.

News (South Africa)

Gigaba begged Zuma in vain to hold off on announcing free education plan – report

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba reportedly pleaded with President Jacob Zuma not to make his shock announcement on Saturday that government would …

News (South Africa)

Zuma throws next ANC president under the bus with free education announcement.

<b>- In a recent speech Zuma announced free education for the poor</b><p><b>- This could be a ploy to garner votes for Dlamini-Zuma</b><p><b>- Economists think the policy</b> …

South African Politics

WATCH: ANC delegates tell Zuma 'to leave for Dubai' through song

ANC delegates have clearly decided where Zuma should migrate to as he prepares to step down as ANC president.<p>The governing party’s delegates …

News (South Africa)

Day 1: State Of The Race

It started at lunch. Supporters of ANC presidential candidate Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma gathered on a field adjacent to the party's conference venue.The …

Cyril Ramaphosa

We are still confident of Dlamini-Zuma victory‚ says Zikalala

KwaZulu-Natal ANC leader Sihle Zikalala says the province is still confident that its candidate‚ Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma‚ will win the party’s …

ANC Conference is not a beauty contest, says ANCYL’s Maine

Supporting Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma for the position of President of the ANC, the ANC Youth League President Collin Maine expressed his confidence in a …


Urgent NEC meeting a sign of desperation: Analyst - SABC News - Breaking news, special reports, world, business, sport coverage of all South African current events. Africa's news leader.

Labour analyst Terry Bell says the fact that members of the ANC National Executive Committee have been holding an emergency meeting ahead of the …

Cyril Ramaphosa

#ANCdecides2o17 – A Reflection: Battle of the songs

As one drives into the Nasrec Expo Centre, there is a long row of women dressed in ANC regalia, waiving and holding welcome boards. The mood is set …

Cyril Ramaphosa

Jacob Zuma and the ANC: Are South Africa's dreams of freedom dead?

One of the most important elections in South Africa’s modern history takes place this weekend when the ruling African National Congress meets to pick a new leader.<p>Billions of pounds have been lost in corruption scandals under the rule of the incumbent Jacob Zuma.<p>The leading challengers for the …

South Africa

Don't panic about outcome of ANC elective conference - economist

Cape Town - There is no need to panic about the outcomes from the ANC elective conference, according to Leon Greyling, managing director at Alexander …

Business (South Africa)

Zuma takes aim at 'problematic' veterans

President Jacob Zuma has taken aim at ANC veterans who have called for him to be removed from office.<p>He said the veterans could be a “vehicle used to …

News (South Africa)

Zuma’s surprise fees announcement not made to sway votes, says Collen Maine

The ANC Youth League leader has also hit out at judges who are becoming ‘politicised’, after last-minute court rulings that went against Nkosazana …

Business (South Africa)

Rand hits R13.10 as #ANC54 gets under way

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa’s rand firmed 3% as the ruling African National Congress prepared to elect its new leader, the likely next …

Cyril Ramaphosa

The Race: The final countdown has begun

JOHANNESBURG - The race for the ANC's top job is reaching a climax.<p>The party will choose a new leader at its elective conference this …

News (South Africa)

[LIVE BLOG] The ANC Decides

The ANC hosts its 54th national conference at Nasrec from 16 to 20 December to elect new leaders.<p>“I’m greatly and deeply grateful on having been …

South Africa

No self-reflection in Zuma’s last speech

Jacob Zuma’s final speech as president of the ANC contained very dangerous and concerning signals to South Africans, analyst Melanie Verwoerd …

South African Politics

WATCH: ANC delegates taunt Mbalula

File: ANC delegates in Soweto voiced their opposition to ANC NEC member Fikile Mbalula. Photo: Reuters / Mike Hutchings<p>JOHANNESBURG - ANC delegates …

News (South Africa)

Zuma's fee free call slated as cheap politics, hailed as bold

Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma's announcement on fee free higher education on Saturday has been met with shock and slated as cheap politics.<p>In …

Business (South Africa)