ANC cautious as opposition parties welcome resumption of political gatherings
Political parties have committed to sticking to the 'new normal' as per COVID-19 regulations as they prepare to resume activities and prepare for the upcoming local government elections.
Ramaphosa: Vaccine rollout going well, more sites to be added
In his address to the nation on Sunday night, Ramaphosa announced that more than 67,000 healthcare workers have been vaccinated thus far.
Ramaphosa: ‘Threat of a third wave is constantly present'
During Sunday night's address to the nation, Ramaphosa announced that due to the steady decline in new infections, social, political, religious and cultural gatherings will now be permitted.
ANCWL demands the release of Bathabile Dlamini’s pension funds
The league told journalists during a media briefing earlier on Friday that Dlamini took its national executive committee into confidence giving details behind the saga, which it described as cheap politics.
ANCWL calls on mother body to 'close gap' between former and current presidents
The league held a media briefing following its national executive committee meeting, saying it was visiting former leaders in the former liberation movement.
ANCWL congratulates WC High Court for clearing Bongo of corruption
ANCWL’s president Bathabile Dlamini during its post-national executive committee meeting on Thursday morning hailed the judgment, calling on other courts to follow the footsteps of the western cape high court.
Workers losing patience with ANC, warns Cosatu
Cosatu told journalists that its central executive committee felt that the ANC was struggling to function as a unitary organisation, with some leaders even showing disdain for the party’s own rules.
Cosatu: Mboweni failed to acknowledge govt debt to workers in Budget Speech
The trade union federation told journalists at a media briefing on Thursday following its three-day meeting that the ongoing public sector wage dispute is a binding contract that cannot simply be wished away.
EFF writes to Ramaphosa calling for the resumption of political gatherings
The EFF said that in the light of there being no clear indication that the 2021 municipal polls set for November would be postponed, political parties should be allowed to gather and campaign.
EFF writes to Ramaphosa calling for resumption of political gatherings
It said the current level 3 lockdown restrictions prohibit political parties from engaging in programmes that hold government accountable and doesn’t allow for campaigning to take place ahead of local government elections set for November.
SIU to probe claims of tender irregularities against Mkhize, Health Dept
The 'Daily Maverick' on Tuesday night reported that a small KwaZulu-Natal communications company called Digital Vibes was awarded an R82 million contract by the department for COVID-19 projects.
ANC NC: Magashule's interpretation of step aside resolution is wrong
ANC Northern Cape secretary Deshi Ngxanga said secretary general Ace Magashule’s insistence that guidelines for the implementation of the step aside resolution must first be approved by the party’s branches, was simply wrong
NC ANC says branch general meetings will only take place once restrictions eased
Provincial secretary Deshi Ngxanga has told Eyewitness News the province would not go ahead with the meetings until allowed to do so legally.
High hopes Mboweni's Budget speech bolsters coffers of crime-fighting units
Finance Minister Tito Mboweni is expected to deliver the 2021 Budget speech on Wednesday, with the hope that more money can be set aside for crime-fighting, including graft receiving special attention.
MKMVA's Niehaus hits out at Zondo Commission over Zuma jail application
His comments come after the commission, chaired by Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, on Monday filed an application to the Constitutional Court asking for Zuma to be jailed for two years for being in contempt of the court.
Chief Madzikane Diko’s death tragic and unexpected - amaBhaca statement
The amaBhaca kingdom described the passing of Chief Madzikane Thandisizwe Diko the second as shocking and painful.
Presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko's husband, Madzikane, dies in EC hospital
Several people close to the Diko family have confirmed that Chief Madzikane Thandisizwe Diko II passed away on Sunday night at an Eastern Cape hospital.
Magashule: I won’t step aside until ANC finalises guidelines on the matter
Magashule, during a media briefing after his brief court appearance in Bloemfontein on Friday, said he would not step aside as the national executive committee (NEC) had taken the guidelines to structures in the party.