Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils says it is "absolutely out of order" that intelligence agents are vetting ANC MPs.
Former communications minister Dina Pule has declined the ANC's nomination for the National Assembly, saying she wants to "live my life in peace".
Former Cope MP Juli Kilian has decided to leave the party and jumped to number 126 on the ANC's National Assembly election list.
The ANC has released its widely anticipated lists of who it will send to Parliament and provincial legislatures after the 2014 elections.
ANC members who act criminally during meetings deserve to be arrested and jailed, says the party.
An ANC task team probing irregularities in local government elections candidate lists found that the party's membership system had been manipulated.
There has been distrust between Luthuli House and the North West provincial leadership since the PEC was elected in May last year.
Getting gender parity on the party lists has become an essential balancing act. Rapule Tabane reports.
The ANC's final candidate list confirms the end of the Thabo Mbeki era, with several former ministers and party officials snubbed.
Mpumalanga could have its first woman premier since 1994 if a lobby group within the provincial ANC has its way.
Key Cosatu and SACP leaders have surprisingly declined ANC nominations for seats in the National Assembly after this year's general election.
A corruption case against the man tipped for Cabinet has been dropped, but there is evidence of conflicts of interest.
Whether Zuma, almost certainly South Africa's next president, retains Mboweni and Manuel in their current positions remains to be seen.