Matuma Letsoalo is a senior politics reporter at the Mail & Guardian. He joined the newspaper in 2003, focussing on politics and labour, and collaborated with the M&G's centre for investigations, amaBhungane, from time to time. In 2011, Matuma won the South African Journalist of the Year Award and was also the winner in the investigative journalism category in the same year. In 2004, he won the CNN African Journalist of the Year prize – the MKO Abiola Print Journalism Award. Matuma was also a joint category winner of the Mondi Shanduka SA Story of the year Award in 2008. In 2013, he was a finalist for Wits University's Taco Kuiper Award.
The ANC is losing patience with the turf war that has erupted over digital migration from the old analogue signal when watching television in SA.
The treasury and energy departments in particular are gunning for former finance minister Trevor Manuel to head the cash-strapped power utility.
It supports women leaders but believes Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is the best person for the job.
The young lions’ internecine squabbles over its leadership elections in the North West have led branch delegates to lobby the ANC for a do-over.
New leaders will be chosen next month, and the factions are going all out for their candidates.
In five years' time, South Africa will be led by Baleka Mbete or Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma – that's if the ANC Women's League (ANCWL) has its way.
The former health MEC's political career is in the balance following damning allegations that implicate him in tender fraud amounting to over R1bn.
The fraud-busters are to investigate how R250 000 appeared in EC Premier Phumulo Masualle's bank account around the time of Nelson Mandela's funeral.
Cabinet has been told it will not discuss the appointment of President Jacob Zuma's preferred candidate for SABC boss.
New Minister of Public Enterprises Lynne Brown vows there will be changes at the top level of many of South Africa's state-owned enterprises.