SONA Debate descends into crude electioneering

If Tuesday's parliamentary debate on the State of the Nation Address (SONA) of four days ago showed anything, it was that the 8 May election day is ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 11 months ago


Eskom crisis is economic sabotage, says ANC

The ANC has described the current crisis at Eskom, that has seen the power utility invoke a stage four load-shedding for the first time, as "deliberate ...

- businesslive.co.za | 11 months ago


Biggest coal power plants are 'badly designed', says Pravin Gordhan

Two new coal-fired power plants being built in South Africa, which will be the ... It's also an embarrassment for the ruling African National Congress just ...

- fin24.com | 11 months ago


Hawks are arresting the wrong people

And what about the arrests of those implicated at a more serious level, such as Mr Gavin Watson (erstwhile friend of ex-president of the ANC, Jacob ...

- iol.co.za | 11 months ago


Loadshedding, corruption and Louis Vuitton handbags: MPs debate the SONA

EFF leader Julius Malema opposed Ramaphosa's plan to unbundle Eskom into three entities, which was announced during the SONA. He said ...

- news24.com | 11 months ago

Mentor fears 'evidence could be tampered with'

Former African National Congress (ANC) MP Vytjie Mentor has suggested that some of the evidence submitted to the commission of inquiry into state ...

- jacarandafm.com | 11 months ago


South Africa crippled by blackouts again as public utility stumbles

South Africans face a return of traffic gridlock and spoiled food as the ... It's also an embarrassment for the ruling African National Congress just three ...

- seattletimes.com | 11 months ago


MPs take Ramaphosa to task over dealing with 'corrupt' leaders

EFF leader Julius Malema said action needs to be taken against Minister Nomvula Mokonyane, who allegedly received groceries and payments from ...

- ewn.co.za | 11 months ago


WATCH: ANC hails 'selfless leader' Rebecca Kotane as she celebrates 107 years

ANC secretary general Ace Magashule, who delivered the keynote speech, said Kotane was an example of the selfless leaders the party had in the ...

- news24.com | 11 months ago


Ramaphosa urged to take action against 'corrupt' ministers

Mantashe and Mokonyane, along with deputy correctional services minister Thabang Makwetla and ANC MP Vincent Smith, are alleged to have ...

- timeslive.co.za | 11 months ago


'Violent, child-like' EFF threatens ANC chief whip that 'you are next' to be slapped

EFF MPs did not take kindly to ANC chief whip Jackson Mthembu's criticism of a slapping incident at Parliament involving one of their MPs, and ...

- news24.com | 11 months ago


ANC's Thoko Didiza to lead ad hoc committee on land expropriation

CAPE TOWN - Parliament has officially nominated African National Congress Member of Parliament Thoko Didiza to chair its ad hoc committee to craft ...

- ewn.co.za | 11 months ago


Pravin Gordhan concedes Eskom is facing massive problems

Earlier in the debate, the Economic Freedom Fighters said it would mobilise workers to rail against any plans to privatise the company, but Gordhan ...

- ewn.co.za | 11 months ago


South Africa's Biggest Coal Power Plants Are 'Badly Designed'

It's also an embarrassment for the ruling African National Congress just three months ahead of national elections. Gordhan and Eskom Chairman Jabu ...

- finance.yahoo.com | 11 months ago


ANC decides land issue should be tackled before elections

The ANC has decided to fast-track land reform by implementing the resolution on the expropriation of land without compensation before the elections.

- sowetanlive.co.za | 11 months ago


#StateCaptureInquiry: Mentor & Kaunda - who's lying?

Despite the cellphone records contradicting her initial claim, former ANC MP Vytjie Mentor insists she did speak to former Jacob Zuma's advisor ...

- ewn.co.za | 11 months ago


UPDATE 3-South Africa's Eskom extends power cuts as crisis persists

JOHANNESBURG, Feb 12 (Reuters) - South African power utility Eskom ... Some firms in the mining sector, the backbone of the country's economy, are ... within his ruling African National Congress party, while some analysts have ...

- reuters.com | 11 months ago


PIC: ANC accused of murder at DUT student's memorial service

DURBAN - The leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in KwaZulu-Natal told those attending a memorial service for slain student Mlungisi ...

- iol.co.za | 11 months ago