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JOHANNESBURG - The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Ekurhuleni has slammed the ruling African National Congress (ANC) for accusing its councillor of corruption and receiving kickbacks from a contracted developer of the municipality, saying that the party was riding roughshod over due process as ...

The main guest was a local figure who had soared up the ranks of the governing African National Congress and come back with an enticing offer. Over the next few hours, Mosebenzi Joseph Zwane sold them on his latest deal: a government-backed dairy farm that they, as landless black farmers, ... money
MAHIKENG - The African National Congress (ANC) says it will discuss and test allegations of corruption against North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo and then take a decision that the people of Mahikeng will be happy with. The party's top officials are meeting with provincial leaders, alliance ...
VREDE, South Africa -- With loudspeakers blaring, city officials drove across the black township's dirt roads in a pickup truck, summoning residents to the town hall. The main guest was a local figure who had soared up the ranks of the governing African National Congress and come back with an ... Money
... Share on WhatsApp · Email to a Friend · Share on WhatsApp. See comments. Members of the African National Congress on Thursday visited the home of controversial South African politician, the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who died a few days ago after a long illness. (Video: Benedict ...

JOHANNESBURG - As the entire African National Congress (ANC) national executive committee prepares to visit the home of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Thursday morning, the party has been criticised for not honouring the struggle stalwart in a way she deserves. GALLERY: 12 days of ...
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was a firebrand activist who fought the apartheid regime in South Africa. She was far more militant than South Africa's first black president, her ex-husband Nelson Mandela. She also became a critic of the African National Congress (ANC), the party to which she was fiercely ...
JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa along with national African National Congress (ANC) officials will visit various communities across the country this weekend to urge all eligible voters to register and confirm their registration details. The Independent Electoral Commission is urging all voters ...
CAPE TOWN - An African National Congress (ANC) official has been shot dead in Nyanga, Cape Town. Provincial executive committee member Elese Depouche and his wife were shot outside their home on Tuesday. The 50-year-old man succumbed to his injuries in hospital. The police's Noloyiso ...
The African National Congress (ANC) in Parliament says its withdrawn its motion. ... motion “on full public ownership on the SARB in line with international practice” scheduled for debate this afternoon, to allow for greater consultation within structures of the African National Congress and key stakeholders.
The African National Congress (ANC) has called for an investigation into the quality of the packaging used in products linked to listeriosis. “The ANC calls on the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) to urgently initiate an investigation at various identified food production factories in order to ascertain ...
Former MP Makhosi Khoza has denied reports that the party she formed after leaving the African National Congress (ANC) is marred by infighting and expulsions. City Press newspaper reported over the weekend that African Democratic Change (ADeC) members accused Khoza of cosying up to the ANC ...
JOHANNESBURG - Despite the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) tabling a motion to review the Constitution to allow for land expropriation without compensation, the African National Congress (ANC) says it claims moral victory after Parliament adopted the motion. This week the House passed the motion ...
Cyril Ramaphosa, the leader of the African National Congress (ANC), will give details on President Jacob Zuma's future on Wednesday, Parliament speaker Baleka Mbete said. Ramaphosa and Zuma, who is under pressure to resign, held talks on Tuesday in Cape Town that the ANC described as ...
Ramaphosa has promised African National Congress (ANC) elders that the party will not disappoint them again. "I feel that we did disappoint him. Comrade Zola was one of those rare people you didn't want to disappoint. Not because he was judgmental, he was forgiving and patient with people.".
... on the Transparency International list, and South Africa has functioning democratic institutions and a lively press. But countries should be measured less against the rest of the world than against their own potential and promise, and on that score, the same African National Congress that Nelson ... Africa

JOHANNESBURG – The African National Congress (ANC) has appealed to its members to demonstrate the highest level of discipline and unity as it prepares to contest the 2019 national elections. The party is holding a two-day workshop in Boksburg aimed at outlining its strategy for its campaign. In 2016 ... Africa
JOHANNESBURG - The rand has strengthened to almost three-year highs following the news that the African National Congress (ANC) intends instituting a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. It's currently trading at around R11.82 to the dollar. The rand was last trading at these levels in ... Africa
CAPE TOWN - The African National Congress (ANC) in the Western Cape has asked Premier Helen Zille to postpone her State of The Province Address (Sopa) scheduled for Friday. The ANC says the State of the Nation Address (Sona) must take preference. The ANC's Khaya Magaxa said: “They're ... Africa
South Africa's ruling party has unveiled plans to sack President Jacob Zuma via a parliamentary no-confidence vote, hours after armed police raided the luxury home of his friends, the Gupta brothers, as part of an anti-corruption investigation. Africa
CAPE TOWN/JOHANNESBURG - Ten days after the African National Congress' (ANC) top six first approached Jacob Zuma to ask him to step aside, the president is still in office and there's no word on whether he will heed the call to step down. In the face of a recalcitrant head of state, the ANC's national ... Africa
FILE: The African National Congress's (ANC) top six at the NEC meeting in Irene, Tshwane on 18 January 2017. Picture: ... PRETORIA - The African National Congress (ANC) has been told to fix its internal squabbles as a matter of urgency and not allow the country to go rudderless for any longer. Africa
DURBAN - The interim African National Congress (ANC) structure in KwaZulu-Natal says that its work will continue as usual as its convenor faces charges of theft, money laundering, corruption and fraud. Mike Mabuyakhulu appeared in the Special Commercial Crimes Court no Wednesday along with five ... Africa
South African President Jacob Zuma appeared a step closer to resigning as he held crunch negotiations on the terms of his exit with the new leader of the ruling African National Congress, Cyril Ramaphosa. The talks prompted the ANC's National Executive Committee, its top decision-making body, ... Africa
DURBAN - The convenor of the African National Congress's interim structure Mike Mabuyakhulu has been slapped with multiple charges including corruption, fraud and money laundering to the tune of R28 million. The case relates to the cancellation of the North Sea Jazz Festival which was scheduled to ... Africa
The African National Congress (ANC)'s national executive committee (NEC) was also expected to meet on Wednesday to discuss the future of President Jacob Zuma. But the NEC meeting was also postponed on Tuesday evening. Calland says he's hoping that on Wednesday, some light will be cast on the ... Africa
Cyril Ramaphosa, the leader of the African National Congress (ANC), will give details on President Jacob Zuma's future on Wednesday, Parliament speaker Baleka Mbete said. Ramaphosa and Zuma, who is under pressure to resign, held talks on Tuesday in Cape Town that the ANC described as ... Africa
FILE: African National Congress secretary-general Ace Magashule receives a memorandum from protesting Black First Land Frist members on 5 February ... JOHANNESBURG - African National Congress (ANC) members who took part in the "Defend Luthuli House" protests on Monday have branded the ... Africa
South Africa's ruling African National Congress party is holding meetings to decide the fate of President Jacob Zuma, who is under growing pressure to step down amid corruption allegations. The party tried and failed to secure an agreement from the 75-year-old Zuma, who has ruled South Africa since ... Africa
The mining industry is poised on a knife's edge with its future largely dependent on what the ANC's newly installed management team does in the months ahead. It is the time for level heads and an appreciation by all stakeholders of the daunting future the country will face if we fail to rebuild our once ... Africa
How to Save the African National Congress. Cyril Ramaphosa's mission: pulling the storied South African party back from the brink. President of the ANC Cyril Ramaphosa speaks to the media ahead of the ANC's 106th anniversary celebrations in East London, South Africa, on January 12, 2018. Siphiwe ... Africa
Which shows how unpredictable everything still is. DM. Photo: Supporters hold aloft material depicting newly elected ANC (African National Congress) President, Cyril Ramaphosa during the ANC 106th anniversary celebrations at ABSA Stadium, East London, South Africa, 13 January 2018. EPA-EFE/STR. Africa
JOHANNESBURG - The African National Congress (ANC) in Johannesburg has confirmed that its regional deputy secretary will appear in the Johannesburg Commerical Cimes Court on charges of fraud and theft. The party, in a statement on Wednesday, said that Dan Bovu had been charged with fraud ... Africa
QUNU - The African National Congress (ANC) is currently hosting a Gala Dinner in East London this evening ahead of its birthday celebration on Saturday. The party will celebrate 106 years at the Absa Stadium. Former ANC President Jacob Zuma and Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta are some of the ... Africa
DURBAN – African National Congress (ANC) secretary general Ace Magashule says the party is ready for its birthday celebrations, with President Jacob Zuma expected to attend in his capacity as "an ex officio NEC member". Magashule was speaking at the Absa Stadium in East London to give an update ... Africa
EASTERN CAPE - The African National Congress (ANC) took its 106th anniversary celebrations to the Eastern Cape where more cattle was exchanged, as gifts. The party's newly-elected top office-bearers on Monday met with Zulu King Goodwill Zwelintini in KwaZulu-Natal, who gave the governing party's ... Africa
JOHANNESBURG - Newly elected African National Congress (ANC) national executive committee (NEC) member Ronald Lamola says the party's highest decision making body, which will meet for the first time next week, must ensure it holds the executive to account. Speculation is rife that that some NEC ... Africa
The potentially premature end to his scandal-plagued tenure will also be a political blow for Cyril Ramaphosa, the Deputy President, who was elected leader of the African National Congress (ANC) at the party's conference last month. The business tycoon and trade union leader narrowly beat Nkosazana ... Africa
(JTA) — South Africa's ruling party, the African National Congress, announced that it will downgrade the country's embassy in Israel to a liaison office. The decision made late Wednesday night during the ANC's national conference in Johannesburg came less than a day before the U.N. General Assembly ... Africa
South Africa's ruling party, the African National Congress, picked a new leader today. This means that Cyril Ramaphosa is poised to be the next president of South Africa when elections are held in 2019. Ramaphosa has promised to fight corruption and revitalize the economy. Reporter Peter Granitz has ... Africa
Cyril Ramaphosa, an anti-apartheid hero and business tycoon, has become the new leader of the African National Congress, positioning him to become South Africa's next president. [The New York Times]. • The U.S. vetoed a Security Council resolution condemning its decision to move the American ... Africa
North Korea, African National Congress, Israel: Your Monday Briefing. 查看简体中文版 · 查看繁體中文版. By CHARLES McDERMID DEC. 17, 2017. Continue reading ... In South Africa, a turning point for the African National Congress. In a meeting that isn't exactly going smoothly, members are choosing a new party leader to ... Africa
JOHANNESBURG — South Africa's ruling party moved slowly on Sunday to elect a leader to replace the scandal-plagued President Jacob Zuma, as disputes over delegates' credentials delayed the vote. Officials with the party, the African National Congress, said a new leader would emerge on Monday ... Africa
JOHANNESBURG - While Preparations are underway for the second day of the crucial gathering, there are more expected delays to the programme. Police, security and African National Congress (ANC) officials have clocked in for the morning shift to ensure everything is in place for today's schedule. Africa
JOHANNESBURG - On the eve of the African National Congress (ANC)'s national conference, there have been three court rulings against the party, two of which have a direct bearing on the gathering. In the latest setback, the Pietermaritzburg High Court has granted the KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) provincial ... Africa
On Friday, 5,420 delegates elected by branches across the country will begin arriving in Johannesburg for the African National Congress's national conference. But the party that was once graced by leaders of integrity and stature, like John Dube, Albert Lutuli, Oliver Tambo and – of course – Nelson ... Africa
In South Africa, the governing African National Congress is gearing up to choose a new leader this weekend. It's been more than 20 years since the nation officially ended apartheid and embraced democracy. But inequality and poverty run deep. NPR's Ofeibea Quist-Arcton reports that many South Africans ... Africa
As African National Congress delegates gather this week to pick a new leader to succeed President Jacob Zuma, they face a challenge that is threatening to overshadow the contest: to stop the party from splitting. The likelihood of a break-up is probably the biggest in the ANC's 105-year-old history, ... Africa
FILE: African National Congress's new top six (from L to R): Deputy Secretary-General Jessie Duarte, Secretary-General Ace Magashule, National Chairperson Gwede Mantashe, President Cyril Ramaphosa, Deputy President David Mabuza and Treasurer-General Paul Mashatile. Picture: Ihsaan Haffejee/ ... Africa


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