South African Politics

Brian Molefe joins the army

Erika Gibson<p>Brian Molefe in uniform as honorary colonel of the SA Irish regiment when he laid a wreath in 2014 at the Talana Museum, where the first …

News (South Africa)

Fin24.com | Capturing the Eskom inquiry? Bongani Bongo's 'bribe'

State Security Minister Bongani Bongo is accused of offering a bribe to advocate Ntuthuzelo Vanara, who is the evidence leader of Parliament’s …

Business (South Africa)

Maimane: Time for citizens to liberate themselves from apartheid liberators

Mmusi Maimane was addressing the DA Gauteng congress on Saturday in Midrand where John Moodey was re-elected party leader in Gauteng.

South Africa

No cutting the fat as minister gets R700,000 braai

The state has paid almost R700,000 to build a braai area for one of President Jacob Zuma’s ministers.

Jacob Zuma

Presidency distances itself from views of Zuma’s advisor on Eskom

The presidency on Sunday distanced itself from the views expressed by President Jacob Zuma’s special advisor on energy Silas Zima at an energy …

News (South Africa)

Ramaphosa wants 'stolen' SoE funds to be returned

File: Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa in his capacity as Leader of Government Business addressed the 22nd Annual Summit of NEDLAC in Kempton Park on …

News (South Africa)

State Security Minister Bongani Bongo 'tried to bribe' state capture lawyer

https://www.timeslive.co.za/sunday-times/news/2017-11-18-state-security-minister-bongani-bongo-tried-to-bribe-state-capture-lawyer/<p>Evidence leader …

Africa

News24.com | Mpumalanga ANC branch breaks ranks

An elite Mpumalanga ANC branch, whose members have broken ranks with Premier David Mabuza’s call for unity and nominated Cyril Ramaphosa, has lodged …

News (South Africa)

Ramaphosa calls on corrupt officials to come forward

JOHANNESBURG - African National Congress (ANC) presidential hopeful Cyril Ramaphosa has called on corrupt officials who have looted state coffers to …

Cyril Ramaphosa

Braaibery and corruption as SA taxpayers fork out for government wors

Image Credits: File photo.<p>A cabinet minister will receive R700 000 to build a new braai area – and the South African people are paying for it.<p>The sum …

Jacob Zuma

ANC has been captured by a dominant faction, says Mbeki

Tshidi Madai<p>Johannesburg – Former President Thabo Mbeki has described a political party he once led as captured.<p>He asked ANC stalwarts, its alliance …

News (South Africa)

Zuma should ponder events next door before resorting to reckless populism

One of the most curious things about President Jacob Zuma is his predilection for surprises. The president does not like to be predictable and tries …

Jacob Zuma

NDZ must lead ANC because she does not talk too much - Duarte

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma must become the next president of the ANC because she does not talk too much, ANC deputy secretary-general Jessie Duarte …

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

Zuma says SA a lucrative destination for investment

File: Jacob Zuma told the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) business community on Saturday that he was “pleased” investors were “taking advantage” of the lucrative …

News (South Africa)

ANN7: Gupta news channel facing DStv axe

Image Credits: File photo.<p>Gupta-backed news channel ANN7 is facing the chop from DStv.<p>MultiChoice have no intention of renewing the contract when it …

Jacob Zuma

Duarte: ANC needs a leader who will stand up to mining bosses

Tshidi Madia<p>Mpumalanga – The ANC needs a leader who isn't afraid of confronting mining bosses, said deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte at a …

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

News24.com | News analysis: Who is Ms Brown?

In Bob Marley’s song Mr Brown, the reggae maestro asks: “I want to know who is Mr Brown? Is Mr Brown controlled by remote?” South Africans were left …

Africa

News24.com | ANC battle for numbers hots up

Dlamini-Zuma supporters claim the Ramaphosa camp is using underhand tactics to make it appear that he’s leading the race.

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News24.com | Moodey wins bruising DA contest in Gauteng

Newly re-elected DA leader in Gauteng John Moodey is calling for party members to unite after what has been a bruising battle, as part of a bid to …

Africa

Sachs heads to Gauteng

Setumo Stone<p>Treasury budget head Michael Sachs will not be lost to the public service. After a great brouhaha about his resignation, Sachs is heading …

News (South Africa)

This is redistribution for Zimbabwe’s elite, not revolution in a ruined nation

Comrade Bob and Grace may go, but little good will come if power is retained in the hands of Zanu-PF septuagenarians<p>Drive any distance anywhere in Zimbabwe beyond the upmarket Borrowdale neighbourhood in Harare, where Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace are detained in their sprawling mansion, and the …

Africa

Support Zimbabweans, Zuma tells South Africa

Mxolisi Mngadi<p>Durban - President Jacob Zuma on Saturday called on South Africans to support the people of Zimbabwe.<p>There is a growing call for …

Africa

EFF's calls for land redistribution, not vengeance - Malema

Jan Gerber, News24<p>Cape Town – When the EFF calls for the redistribution of land, they are not doing it out of vengeance, they calling for democratic …

News (South Africa)

Mapaila: Zuma has sold out the country

JOHANNESBURG - The South African Communist Party (SACP) has accused President Jacob Zuma of being the reason for the African National Congress …

Jacob Zuma

DA warns against granting Mugabe asylum

CAPE TOWN - Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane on Friday said the government would be breaking the law if it were to grant embattled Zimbabwean …

Africa

Stalwart laments ’self-serving’ ANC

ANC veteran and author Sindiso Mfenyana has come out guns blazing, saying the ruling party had lost its way, with leaders more preoccupied about …

News (South Africa)

Apartheid era arms caches to blame for KZN political, taxi violence

The failure to locate and remove arms caches built up during the apartheid era is one of the reasons why KwaZulu-Natal continues to experience …

News (South Africa)

PICS: Zimbabweans gather in Pretoria for #MugabeMustFall march

Pretoria - Scores of Zimbabweans based in Pretoria, South Africa on Saturday gathered at the Union Buildings in solidarity with their countrymen back …

Africa

Zuma launches "one stop shop" to facilitate foreign investment

President Jacob Zuma realised one of his presidential prerogatives on Saturday when he launched a one stop shop to encourage more foreign and local …

Jacob Zuma

What is SpaceX's secret Zuma mission about?

CAPE CANAVERAL — Could a secret U.S. government spacecraft be bound for a rendezvous with a spy satellite or even the International Space Station?<p>Little is known about the mission called Zuma, targeting a launch as early as 8 p.m. Friday, the opening of a two-hour window, from Kennedy Space Center …

Exploration