ANC integrity commission hands report on Mkhize, Digital Vibes to party
The commission’s chairperson, George Mashamba has confirmed to Eyewitness News that it met with suspended Health Minister Zweli Mkhize to get his side of the story on the multi-million rand Digital Vibes tender.
ANC NWC set to begin search for new NW premier after adopting candidate list
North West Speaker Susan Dantjie, Finance MEC Motlalepule Rosho and ANC veteran Bushy Maape are set to be interviewed by the African National Congress (ANC) as it searches for a new premier for the North West.
Joburg DA to approach Gauteng govt to force council sitting to elect new mayor
Democratic Alliance caucus leader Leah Knott has told Eyewitness News that while the party had been sympathetic following Johannesburg mayor Geoff Makhubo’s death due to COVID-19 complications last month, it was simply taking too long to select a mayoral candidate.
Gauteng ANC to consider approving Matongo for Jo'burg mayor
This is ahead of council having to elect a new mayor following the passing of Geoff Makhubo last month.
Mkhize, Digital Vibes tender saga set to dominate ANC NWC meeting
More developments have emerged around the Digital Vibes tender saga and calls for President Cyril Ramaphosa to axe him increase.
Missing in action Mabuza to return to SA ‘and hit the ground running’
Deputy President David Mabuza will return to South Africa on Wednesday.
GP announces economic response package, plans to assist KZN after recent riots
Economic Development MEC Park Tau said Gauteng had mostly experienced damage to structures and cost to stock, and that the province – which plans to work in partnership with various stakeholders – would also assist KwaZulu Natal businesses that were affected by the unrest through providing warehousing.
SA reports 13,025 new COVID cases, vaccinated citizens warned to stay vigilant
Sadly, 248 more people have died after contracting the virus, which brought the national death toll now at 71,679.
Gauteng lost an estimated R3.5bn & 14,500 jobs due to riots - Makhura
Gauteng Premier David Makhura has presented an update on recovery plans following violent looting and destruction.
Ramaphosa won't be drawn on possibility of Cabinet reshuffle
He says this includes the evaluation of those appointed to work alongside him as well as how tasks are being executed.
Ramaphosa: I’m still studying SIU report into Digital Vibes tender
He told journalists in Tembisa there are issues that needed finalisation regarding suspended Health Minister Zweli Mkhize.
Ramaphosa in Tembisa to assess progress of SA's COVID-19 vaccination programme
President Cyril Ramaphosa is also due to visit a private-public partnership site in Midrand.
Ramaphosa expected to visit Gauteng vaccination sites on Thursday
During his latest address to the nation on Sunday, Ramaphosa called for the acceleration of the vaccine programme to ensure that the majority of the country’s adult population was inoculated before the end of the year.
ANC Ekurhuleni ward councillor believed to be among instigators of recent unrest
It’s understood the ward councillor from Daveyton was among those who looted a local bottle store at shopping mall in the area.
The DA will make a PAIA bid to publicise a security report warning of riots
Democratic Alliance leader, John Steenhuisen, said that it was critical for South Africans to know the details behind the security cluster’s failure in handling the violence and wide-spread looting which broke out two weeks ago.
Malema: Anyone who says recent riots were an insurrection is a charlatan
Malema, during a virtual address marking the party’s eighth year anniversary, claimed soldiers were unleashed on those who tried to protest against the African National Congress (ANC) government.
Is SA's security at risk as ANC factional battles play out in security cluster?
Minsters' squabbles during a time of unrest shows that the ANC's own problems could affect South Africa's security, writes Tshidi Madia.
Dlodlo hits back at Cele, insists her dept did its job in warning of violence
Police minister Bheki Cele told Parliament’s portfolio committee on police that he did not receive intelligence warning of the violence that unfolded in parts of Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal.