Mandisa Mashego cagey on her talks with EFF leadership over 'internal matters'
The Economic Freedom Fighters’ (EFF) Gauteng chairperson Mandisa Mashego was reacting reports and speculation that she had recently resigned as the party's Gauteng chairperson over tensions within the party.
Zondo commission deadline extended to 31 March 2021
In January, the commission’s chairperson Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo announced that they had applied for another High Court application to extend its period to December this year.
DA’s John Moodey officially in the race for party leader post
Moodey made the announcement on Monday at the University of Johannesburg.
ANC’s Boy Mamabolo apologises to Malema & wife for ‘insensitive’ abuse claims
The ANC MP snuck in an official apology via social media in the early hours of Friday morning.
USA's Pompeo: SA’s land reform policy would be disastrous for economy, people
The United States’ top diplomat said for true inclusive and sustainable economic liberation, African economies needed strong rule of law, respect for property rights, and regulation that encourages investment.
Cosatu slams Mboweni for proposing referendum on bailing out SOEs
This after Finance Minister Tito Mboweni took to Twitter at the weekend and said that in a proper democracy there would be a public debate that would lead to the referendum taking place.
‘Sick’ Jacob Zuma to attend Ramaphosa’s Sona
The former president’s attendance comes on the back of his absence last week from his corruption trial and the state capture commission due to apparent ill health.
From 2003–2020: Zuma’s corruption trial 17 years in the making
The former president - who faces 16 charges of fraud, corruption, racketeering, and money-laundering related to the arms deal - is expected back in court on 6 May 2020. If he does not appear, a warrant of arrest will be issued.
Zondo Commission applies for another extension to December
Briefing the media on Thursday, deputy chief Justice Raymond Zondo said if the commission is not granted an extension, it wouldn’t be able to make any findings.
EFF calls for eNCA boycott over 'racist treatment' of black journalists
eNCA political reporter Samkele Maseko has accused the broadcaster’s news boss Kanthan Pillay of censorship, unfair treatment, and racism.
Centurion floods: What you need to know to keep your loved ones safe
Gauteng province has been experiencing heavy downpours since last week, with the SA Weather Service warning that the rainfall would continue at least until Wednesday.
Meeting with Mr & Mrs Mkhari at Presidency 'wasn't easy' - Soul City's Ramafoko
One of the organisations who wrote to the president to remove himself from the annual Chairman's Conversation said the meeting reinforced the idea that dialogue between Given Mkhari and the president should not continue.
Ramaphosa pulls out of Power FM’s Chairman’s Conversation
The Presidency said in a statement that ‘upon careful consideration’, Ramaphosa heeded the call by The Wise Collective and the Soul City Institute not to participate in the event.
Activists ask Ramaphosa to pull out of Power FM's Chairman's Conversation
In July last year, Power FM boss Given Mkhari and his wife Ipeleng were both arrested after they individually laid criminal complaints of assault against each other over an alleged fight they had in their home.
Tshwane lays criminal complaint over release of Mokgalapa 'sex' audio clip
In a statement on Sunday, the City said it was made aware of the recording through an intermediary and it received demands for the immediate reinstatements of four top officials in exchange for the clip not being made public.
Mogoeng Mogoeng: SA inequality now ‘sharper’ post-apartheid
‘It is a shame that inequality has become sharper during our constitutional democracy than during apartheid.’
EFF will field own mayoral candidate for City of Joburg – Malema
The EFF leader said the party wasn’t in talks with other political parties represented in council, particularly the DA and ANC.
EFF expresses 'disappointment’ after Mashaba’s resignation as mayor
The Joburg mayor resigned less than 24 hours after former DA leader and Western Cape Premier Helen Zille was elected chairperson of the party’s powerful Federal Council at the weekend.