SONA: More hollow ANC rhetoric and empty promises – Pieter Groenewald

Over the last quarter of a century, the ANC has shown again and again that it is simply unable to effectively deal with the country's problems and ...

- politicsweb.co.za | 6 months ago


Ramaphosa instils hope, but ignores the elephants

The key, of course, is the commitment to give the unit the resources and mandate to prosecute without fear or favour – and that includes ANC leaders.

- moneyweb.co.za | 6 months ago


The Power Of Media Platforms Across Africa

Similarly, in South Africa, both the ruling African National Congress and the opposition Democratic Alliance were reported to have used social media ...

- africa.com | 6 months ago


South African president pledges to fix economy as election looms

Ramaphosa is trying to retain the support of elements within his African National Congress (ANC) and powerful labor unions who are against reforms ...

- africanews.com | 6 months ago


Jeff Bezos Says National Enquirer Owner Tried To Blackmail Him

Jeff Bezos Says National Enquirer Owner Tried To Blackmail Him .... The ANC is expected to win May's parliamentary election but analysts say ...

- forbesafrica.com | 6 months ago


ANC: Members Implicated In State Capture Must Be Dealt With Swiftly

JOHANNESBURG – The African National Congress (ANC) has seemingly changed its tune on allegations emerging from the state capture ...

- iafrica.com | 6 months ago


Opposition plans surprise for ANC at elections, Ramaphosa extends olive branch

“When I invoked Hugh Masekela's song, Thuma Mina, mister Julius Malema whispered and said: 'Sing it.' If the EFF wins the elections and he is ...

- ewn.co.za | 6 months ago


New anti-corruption unit gets mixed reaction

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Leader Julius Malema doubts whether President Cyril Ramaphosa will receive the necessary political support ...

- jacarandafm.com | 6 months ago


Eskom to be split

The Scorpions were disbanded in 2009 after the dominant faction within the ANC accused the unit of being used to settle political scores. Ramaphosa ...

- heraldlive.co.za | 6 months ago


Ramaphosa has the EFF down pat – analysts

This was indicative that the ANC was gaining traction under Ramaphosa and has stolen the thunder from the EFF on significant policy issues ...

- citizen.co.za | 6 months ago


SA to set up graft-probe unit, president says

In 2009, the ruling African National Congress disbanded the Scorpions, a crime-fighting unit that reported to the National Prosecuting Authority — not ...

- moneyweb.co.za | 6 months ago


LETTER: Leadership vacuum alive and well

This while the country's leadership vacuum still shows signs of fatigue. Toughness is not part of the ANC's DNA — it is here that the remedy lies.

- businesslive.co.za | 6 months ago


Framing the DA's BEE debate around solutions

The ANC's values-based bond with so many voters traces to its role in delivering universal political freedom. With polls pointing to another ANC ...

- politicsweb.co.za | 6 months ago


Idle MPs likely to turn Parliament into battleground

There will be plenty more finger-pointing, squabbles, grandstanding, brinkmanship, jousting, endless promises and sound bites in the coming months ...

- mg.co.za | 6 months ago


'You watch this space!' — Ramaphosa

Right up until Thursday afternoon, the Economic Freedom Fighters' (EFF's) chief whip told reporters that the party would caucus 30 minutes before the ...

- mg.co.za | 6 months ago


Forget Sona, the main act is May

President Cyril Ramaphosa's State of the Nation address will have to be repeated a few months later if he wins the May elections. (David ...

- mg.co.za | 6 months ago


Editorial: The sad fact is the state is ripe for picking

In his book Lost in Transformation: South Africa's Search for a New Future since 1986, Professor Sampie Terreblanche censured the ANC for bartering ...

- mg.co.za | 6 months ago


Educate state to use graft for growth

That fear is reinforced by the ANC's inability to fix Eskom and SAA, which it is still bailing out. Worse, commissions of inquiry are revealing a staggering ...

- mg.co.za | 6 months ago