KwaZulu-Natal insiders say Zweli Mkhize, once a close ally of President Jacob Zuma, is aware of the campaign to kick him out of the province.
ANC supporters of Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe believe Zuma's supporters are planning a purge during the ANC's national conference next week.
Provincial support has been garnered as part of a key strategy to win votes at the crucial conference.
The run-up to Mangaung has seen vicious infighting, organisational chaos and accusations of fraud and manipulation at ANC branch level.
Indications are that Jacob Zuma will secure another five-year term as ANC president - but what will this mean for our politics, asks Nickolaus Bauer.
The ANC Women's League in KZN has nominated President Jacob Zuma for re-election, while Gauteng's Liliesleaf Farm branch favours Kgalema Motlanthe.
The branches of senior ANC leaders close to President Jacob Zuma have nominated Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe as ANC leader.
Former president Thabo Mbeki will not attend President Jacob Zuma's lecture in his honour in the Eastern Cape, the ANC said on Thursday.
In his heart, De Klerk was never a reformer, but rather a practitioner of realpolitik, even if it meant unbanning the ANC, writes Charles Leonard.
The water affairs department has written a damning report on a Limpopo district municipality run by a close ally of Julius Malema and Cassel Mathale.
At the South Gauteng High Court on Thursday, President Jacob Zuma employed the reactionary mobilisation strategy that has served him so well.
ANC provincial heads in KwaZulu-Natal have pledged their allegiance to the current ANC leadership at the party's elective conference in Mangaung.
His critics will ask: which hat did he wear during the bitter public spat between the nationalists in the ANC and the alliance partners?
It was a calm Tony Yengeni who sat down for our interview in his 6th-floor Luthuli House office this week.
We catch up with ANC ministers and opposition party leaders following President Zuma's State of the Nation address.
In Julius Malema's "farewell speech", he didn't hesitate to criticise the leadership of the ANC.He clarified, we haven't heard the last word on nationalisation.