January 8 statement: The ANC’S priorities for 2020
This year, ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa told hundreds of people attending the anniversary celebrations in Kimberley that its plans for the year are underpinned on the Freedom Charter.
Patriarchy, bias behind poor accountability in ANC, says Bathabile Dlamini
Dlamini says it appears some ministers are being treated differently to others, suggesting that patriarchy in the ANC and other factors including bias is the reason Gordhan remains in office.
Supporters arrive at Tafel-Lager stadium for ANC 108th birthday celebrations
President Cyril Ramaphosa will also deliver the January 8 statement, in line with ANC tradition dating back to 1972 when the party was still in exile.
Guests to dig deep for dinner with top officials at ANC birthday party
The ANC could score an easy R500,000 on what it calls a platinum package offering a sponsor a table for 10 people at the deputy president’s table.
Presidency denies Ramaphosa misled over load shedding as stage 1 cuts kick in
Deputy President David Mabuza told reporters in Kimberley that Eskom deceived government, as the maintenance backlogs at the power utility simply meant that load shedding was here to stay.
Mantashe defends ‘misled’ Ramaphosa over load shedding
Minister Mantashe, who sits on the energy war room meant to revive Eskom, was replying to Deputy President David Mabuza’s comments.
'In the dark': Mabuza claims Eskom bosses misled Ramaphosa on load shedding
A confident President Ramaphosa told the country in December that there would be no load shedding until 17 January,
#ANC108: Cake & champagne as the ANC promises to correct its ways
While the organisation has plenty to celebrate given its ability to retain political power since the advent of democracy, President Cyril Ramaphosa has also admitted that there were negative elements that the ANC was still working to rid itself of.
Ramaphosa orders NC govt to tackle service delivery, unemployment
After witnessing some of the problems residents in the area had to put up with, President Cyril Ramaphosa said that he would be watching whether the provincial government effected change from all the way in Pretoria.
Ramaphosa vows to rebuild ANC at Sol Plaatje ceremony
President Cyril Ramaphosa pledged the ANC will continue on the path that Plaatje and his comrades chartered for the movement by rebuilding it to be strong and powerful.
Ramaphosa calls for peace, unity among Northern Cape leaders
President Ramaphosa was addressing the residents of Phokwane in Pampierstad as part of the build-up to the ANC's January 8th celebrations this Saturday in Kimberley.
Ramaphosa promises to improve service delivery in Northern Cape
Along with other high-ranking ANC officials, the president visited Phokwane in Pampierstad, where community members slammed the state of service delivery.
ANC refuses to discourage flamboyance at 8 January rally
The party has come under fire over the years for the excessive parties hosted by its members who jet into small towns during its anniversary celebrations.
We want to revive hope, says ANC ahead of 8 Jan statement
The governing party will begin its community drive in various areas across the Northern Cape on Tuesday ahead of the mass rally in Kimberley.
Gun Free SA: New Year shootings reflect ease of access to weapons
Two people were killed and six wounded in Melville in a drive-by shooting, while 11 were wounded after being shot in Newtown.
New parental leave law welcomed
The changes see more parental leave granted to new fathers and parents of surrogate children.
It's official: New law sees paid parental leave for SA dads
This after amendments to the Unemployment Insurance and the Basic Conditions Employment acts were promulgated, becoming law.
Police confirm bodies found on N12 illegal miners from Lesotho
The police refused to say whether the men were involved in a turf war with another group of illegal miners or whether they were involved in an altercation with security officials.