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By Colleta Dewa in Johannesburg. South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) has been rocked by divisions and wrangles emanating from the decisions that the party made pertaining to its former leader, Jacob Zuma. Earlier this year, the party resolved to topple Zuma from the country and party ...
African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) leader Collen Maine. The ANC Youth League [ANCYL] has distanced itself from comments made by its deputy secretary, Thandi Moraka, who called the league's president, Collen Maine, "a sellout". The matter has now been referred to the ANCYL's ...

Johannesburg - Leaders of the African National Congress (ANC), led by Deputy President David Mabuza, will be at the house of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, where they will "receive her body" on Friday. ... The ANC leadership will also participate in a night vigil at the Orlando Community Hall in Soweto.
Political leaders used the memorial service of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela to also send messages of condolences to the family of another struggle stalwart Zola .... African National Congress (ANC) NEC member Tony Yengeni says that Skweyiya's passing couldn't have come at a more terrible time.
Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema on Wednesday called for the respect of all women, both in politics and at home. ... He accused African National Congress leaders of ordering that Madikizela-Mandela should never be celebrated and added that the party "could not embrace the shine of an ...
CLOUDS of confetti and pyrotechnics marked Mmusi Maimane's re-election as leader of South Africa's main opposition party on April 8th. The conference of the liberal Democratic Alliance (DA) was well-organised, unlike those of the ruling African National Congress (ANC). Journalists were welcomed into ...

The DA must stand strong and not be divided on the basis of race, said Mmusi Maimane, who was re-elected unopposed as federal leader. ... the DA sought to become a “party for the people” on the platform of non-racialism and a formidable opposition to the governing African National Congress (ANC).
The personal assistant of the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela says the struggle stalwart was proud of what had become of the African National Congress ... when it went through what she described as a crisis a year ago, she also recently expressed confidence in the new leadership of the organisation.
... leader in the Nelson Mandela Bay council says he was offered the position of mayoral candidate if he sided with the opposition to oust current Mayor Athol Trollip. Marlon Daniels is backing the Democratic Alliance (DA) against the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), African National Congress and United ...
Masina said it was the passion and courage of late leaders like Madikizela-Mandela and Hani that convinced many young people in South Africa's townships ... Hani, who was also the chief of staff of Umkhonto we Sizwe (MK), the armed wing of the African National Congress (ANC) was shot dead by Polish ...
JOHANNESBURG – African National Congress (ANC) national executive committee (NEC) member Ronald Lamola has raised concerns about leaders in government being too old, saying he wants more young people serving in leadership positions in all sectors of society. Lamola says SA needs to start ...
The case fueled the public anger that finally forced Zuma from power in February, though other scandals hurt him and the ruling African National Congress party that eventually instructed him to resign. At the hearing, Judge Themba Sishi said Zuma was free “on warning.” He could face several years in ...
JOHANNESBURG - Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane says the African National Congress (ANC) has never been so scared of the DA now that the ANC is the opposition in some cities. The party is holding its elective congress in Tshwane with the DA aiming to govern Gauteng in the next ...
... under the new management team of African National Congress President Cyril Ramaphosa, who was elected in December 2017 and was a former leader of the mineworkers trade union, a new social compact could be reached that was mutually beneficial. “I have been in discussion with senior leaders of ...
The SACP 14th Congress Central Committee held its Third Plenary Session on the 23rd and 24th February in Ekurhuleni. The meeting occurred against the immediate backdrop of significant, rapid developments in our country – notably the forced resignation of President Zuma on 12th February in the face ...
The African National Congress (ANC) held a Special meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) today, 25th February 2018. ... Cyril Ramaphosa, delivered political remarks to the meeting which strongly emphasised the need for ANC leaders and members to honour the deployments entrusted to ...
ANC NEC meeting: Familiar faces return to top party positions SOWETO, SOUTH AFRICA – DECEMBER 18: New president of the ANC Cyril Ramaphosa during the announcement of new party leadership at the 5th African National Congress (ANC) national conference at the Nasrec Expo Centre on ...

This NEC meeting is the first since the leadership structure resolved to recall former President Jacob Zuma. ... PRETORIA - African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General Ace Magashule says the party's national executive committee (NEC) will not discuss the imminent Cabinet reshuffle but has ...
PRETORIA - The African National Congress' national executive committee (NEC) has finalised appointments for its leaders, with former spokesperson Zizi Kodwa now responsible for monitoring and evaluation in the office of the President and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma now chairing the subcommittee on ...
Maimane accused the ruling African National Congress (ANC) of continuing with corruption under the guise of new leadership. “Don't ever think that this is a new ANC. It's the same ANC that voted with each other and protected each other,” the DA leader told a crowd in Pretoira. “Now, what is worse is they ...
Eyewitness News | African National Congress top six leadership is meeting traditional leadership in Limpopo on Saturday 3 February 2018. African National Congress · Cyril Ramaphosa · Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa · ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa · ANC top six. Email; Print ...
In December, Cyril Ramaphosa was elected leader of the African National Congress and, given the party's pre-eminence, he immediately became the nation's ... Mr. Zuma's fate now lies with the A.N.C.'s top leadership, which remains divided, with an edge in Mr. Ramaphosa's favor, political analysts said.
His movement, the African National Congress, had two main wings in its leadership—those who had worked from exile during the decades when the ... The claims of the exiles were too strong, however, and Thabo Mbeki, an A.N.C. leader who had spent nearly thirty years overseas, became Mandela's ...
Lamola, who is part of the NEC, called on the newly elected leadership to recall the president in an interview with News24 last month. He now says that ANC members want the NEC to hold its leaders accountable. “From the conference, it's clear that the membership wanted a breathe of fresh air, a new ...
Johannesburg - A disappointed Small Business Development Minister and senior African National Congress member Lindiwe Zulu said women must go back to the trenches to ensure greater representation in the ANC's leadership structures. On Monday evening, Jessie Duarte was announced as the only ...
This is also the first time a top six leadership structure is without a representative from the province of KwaZulu-Natal since 1991 despite it being the largest ANC province. Former party leader Zuma is, some would say ironically, the only KZN leader to have served in all top six structures since the party was ...
Delegates attend the second day of the African National Congress elective conference in Johannesburg, Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017. The vote to choose ... official told the press. The ANC's new leader is likely to become South Africa's next president, as the party's candidate in the presidential election in 2019.
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 ...
South African President Jacob Zuma is plagued by allegations of corruption, which have tainted the image of his governing of the African National Congress. The party is deeply split ahead of its leadership conference this weekend, where a new leader will be chosen. ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: In South ...
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 ...
Julius Malema ANC prediction BRAAMFONTEIN, SOUTH AFRICA - JULY 21: Economic Freedom Fighter (EFF) leader Julius Malema during an interview about the party turning four years old at on July 21, 2017 in Braamfontein, South Africa. Malema said, the EFF and African National Congress (ANC) ...
“We must look at our leaders and make sure that we get the best of what the African National Congress can offer amongst ourselves and then take the ANC forward‚” he said. “We need to correct our politics. It must be politics of service delivery. We look at how you work with our people..… We don't want you ...
South African President Jacob Zuma is plagued by allegations of corruption, which have tainted the image of his governing of the African National Congress. The party is deeply split ahead of its leadership conference this weekend, where a new leader will be chosen. ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: In South ...
The decision came days before a major gathering to choose Mr. Zuma's successor as leader of the governing African National Congress. After the findings were read aloud in court, the public gallery burst into applause and cheers, according to local news media reports. The allegations center on ...
The Grahamstown High Court has dismissed with costs a High Court bid to nullify the outcome of the African National Congress's Eastern Cape provincial elective conference in September. The order‚ by a full bench of the Grahamstown High Court‚ was read out in the High Court this morning at 10am.
The hope was that they could build alliances in opposition to the African National Congress with the leadership of the largely rural, black homeland governments, who ... (Contrast this with China, where the leaders of the Communist Party in the big cities have a major presence at the apex of party power.).
PARYS - The African National Congress (ANC)'s national leaders have endorsed the Free State ANC elective conference which re-elected Ace Magashule unopposed, saying that the gathering was held "within the spirit of the ANC". This while disgruntled party members are preparing to head to court, to try ...
As African National Congress delegates gather this week to pick a new leader to succeed President Jacob Zuma, they face a challenge that is ... The leadership race has been marred by violence, lawsuits and allegations of bribery, and the announcement of the winner is unlikely to end the acrimony.
African National Congress (ANC) Mpumalanga chairperson David Mabuza at Mbombela Stadium on 1 December 2017. Picture: Screengrab ... Last week, the same council met to pronounce its preferred leadership presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma. However, that PGC gathering, is now being ...
... has emerged as a likely kingmaker in the contest to decide who will become the next leader of the ruling African National Congress and probably the country. ... Mabuza, 57, who is widely known by his initials DD, said in a December 1 interview that the ANC needs to avoid a bruising leadership battle that ...
Mr Ramaphosa is campaigning to be elected leader of the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and thus the party's candidate for the presidency in 2019 at a conference that starts on December 16th. He and Nkosazana ... The central issue in the leadership contest is corruption. “December represents a ...
The African National Congress (ANC) should get President Jacob Zuma to stand down as head of state after a party conference next month because like Zimbabwe the country urgently needs a change of leader, a senior ANC official said. The ANC has been dogged by infighting for much of this year as a ...
African National Congress chair Baleka Mbete addressed the Faraday Taxi Association at a prayer service on Friday afternoon, where she ...
... Trevor Manuel said the leadership of the African National Congress ... the hopes and aspirations of leaders; and embraced leaders in their ...
The African National Congress is due to elect a new leader next month and the race is proving to be one of the most hotly contested and ...
... African National Congress to pass the Traditional Leadership and Governance ... But the ANC wanted to woo traditional leaders because it believed they ... And so a key aim of the government-traditional leader alliance is to ...
CAPE TOWN - The African National Congress' (ANC) elective conference is just one month away and things are heating up. Several ...
Yet, as of now, the candidate likely to succeed him as African National Congress (ANC) party leader is his chosen successor, Nkosanza ...
In December, the African National Congress (ANC) will choose a successor to current party leader (and South Africa's president) Jacob Zuma. ... business leaders, and a family of Indian businessmen known as the Guptas.
Photo: Boys stand in front of a mural depicting African National Congress leader and South African presidential candidate Jacob Zuma in the ...


 

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