04 Jan 2013 00:00 - Not the Mail & Guardian Mac Maharaj is getting his own spokesperson to help him to deal with the increasing instances of "rhetorical overreach" by President Jacob Zuma.
22 Jun 2012 07:10 Zuma is in a strong position. With his enemies kept in check, next week's policy conference will be the ideal place to consolidate power.
18 Jun 2012 00:00 Motlanthe has shown no signs of actively campaigning for the ANC presidency -- yet. The ANC policy conference might be the place he makes his move.
12 Aug 2010 16:20 - Staff Reporter The Presidency has announced corruption probes into several government departments -- including the South African Police Services.
09 Jul 2010 17:55 - Mandy Rossouw The Union Buildings was rocked this week by the resignation of several staff members in the communications department.
07 Jun 2010 22:15 - Lionel Faull In a victory for the M&G and access to information in SA, a judge has ordered a secret report on the 2002 Zimbabwe election be released.
28 Apr 2010 16:30 - Verashni Pillay The Presidency announced the resignation of its chief operating officer Jessie Duarte late on Wednesday afternoon, after denying a previous leak.
28 Oct 2008 06:00 - Mmanaledi Mataboge With the unexpected expulsion of former president Thabo Mbeki, the ANC was caught without a transitional plan in place.
28 Sep 2008 00:00 - Mandy Rossouw Kgalema Motlanthe will find himself with a heavily laden in tray bequeathed to him by former president Thabo Mbeki.
07 Aug 2008 16:17 - Staff Reporter The Presidency has maintained there is no need for a judicial commission of inquiry into South Africa's controversial arms deal.
03 Aug 2008 16:57 - Staff Reporter The Presidency on Sunday strongly rejected renewed allegations of arms-deal corruption involving President Thabo Mbeki.
04 Jun 2008 17:03 - Staff Reporter Recent reports that President Thabo Mbeki had received a scathing letter from the Zimbabwe opposition leader could be part of a disinformation campaign, the Presidency said on Wednesday.
28 Mar 2008 17:17 - Staff Reporter The Presidency and the African National Congress moved on Friday to dispel Democratic Alliance (DA) allegations over President Thabo Mbeki's refusal to release the Khampepe commission's report on the Scorpions. There was no intention to "cover up" the report as alleged by DA leader Helen Zille, the Presidency said.