President Jacob Zuma says he will give a final report to Parliament about his Nkandla home within the next 30 days.
ANC national chair Baleka Mbete is the uncontested new speaker of the National Assembly after receiving more than 70% of the votes.
The ANC says former speaker Max Sisulu was not able to play "gatekeeper" for the party and its leadership, appointing Baleka Mbete to the position.
ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete is to take over from Speaker of the National Assembly Max Sisulu, ruling her out as a potential second deputy president.
The ANC may have to go begging to the opposition to make Baleka Mbete SA's second deputy president, given that her name appears on the national list.
Following reports that Baleka Mbete is earmarked for a top position in the ANC, Jacob Zuma says SA could see a woman president sooner than expected.
It is often top six officials who are expected to hold factions together when ambitious ANC leaders start jostling for power, but this isn't the case.
The presidency says reports claiming the possibility of two deputy presidents are incorrect, and such a move would be unconstitutional.
Reported plans to appoint a second deputy president have caused an outcry and political analysts wonder if SA should add to its "bloated" Cabinet.
A media report on Sunday said some within the ANC had suggested establishing a post for a second deputy president.
The US Securities Exchange Commission will continue investigating the BEE deal plaguing the mining firm despite Michael Fleischer's abrupt departure.
Our investigations were made for prime time. Reintroducing the AmaBhungane reports that stole the show.
The Hawks says it will probe a Gold Fields BEE deal involving ANC chair Baleka Mbete for alleged bribery and corruption.
Mining giant Gold Fields "sought to reward a host of officials and politicians for their influence", suggests new evidence.
Whichever way you look at it, the questions about Gold Fields's mega BEE transaction are justified, say Drew Forrest and Craig McKune.
The Democratic Alliance has called on South Africa's investigative authorities to look into Baleka Mbete's alleged acceptance of a bribe.
Agang leader Mamphela Ramphele could assist in a probe into a BEE deal allegedly involving ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete and mining firm Gold Fields.
Investigative journalist Craig McKune talks us through our Gold Fields story and the alleged bribe investigation that was hidden from the public.