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Paddy Harper

Paddy Harper

    ANC in mad rush to stamp out fires
    ANC in mad rush to stamp out fires
    The ANC’s national dispute resolution committee will go into top gear this weekend to try to resolve issues in several provinces, including legal...
    The comrades want ... and want
    The comrades want ... and want
    Saturday afternoon. The Bhekuzulu Hall at the University of Zululand is a massive, empty cavern. Hollow.
    The dead haunt ANC branches
    The dead haunt ANC branches
    Dead ANC members have been kept on its branch membership lists in what concerned party activists in Mpumalanga claim was part of a plan to inflate...
    Chaos as Mantashe addresses ANC KZN conference-turned-meeting
    Chaos as Mantashe addresses ANC KZN conference-turned-meeting
    Chaos erupted on Friday night at the KwaZulu-Natal ANC provincial conference after organisers went ahead with a consultative meeting instead of an...
    Court halts ANC KZN conference... for now
    Court halts ANC KZN conference... for now
    The high court in Pietermaritzburg has stopped the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal's highly anticipated provincial conference from going ahead. The conference...
    ANC KZN members head to court to stop provincial congress
    ANC KZN members head to court to stop provincial congress
    ANC members from three disbanded party regions in KwaZulu-Natal have gone to the high court in Pietermaritzburg in a bid to stop its provincial...
    Zuma on the offensive as July court appearance looms
    Zuma on the offensive as July court appearance looms
    Former president Jacob Zuma has again told his critics to stop “provoking him”, dismissing the corruption case against him as “political.”...
    KZN ‘unity’ slate on shaky ground
    KZN ‘unity’ slate on shaky ground
    As final preparations go ahead for KwaZulu-Natal’s long-awaited ANC provincial conference, aggrieved branches have been preparing to go to court...
    Hope for thaw in KZN ANC cold war
    Hope for thaw in KZN ANC cold war
    Tuesday. It’s freezing — by Durban standards, at least. The temperature is in the low teens and climbing. I’m bouncing from foot to foot,...
    Zuma’s supporters up the ante
    Zuma’s supporters up the ante
    As former president Jacob Zuma prepares to appear in the high court in Durban on Friday on corruption charges, his supporters inside and outside...
    Zuma: They must not provoke me
    Zuma: They must not provoke me
    Former president Jacob Zuma has lashed out at his detractors in the ANC, saying they must not "provoke" him as he was no longer constrained from...
    JZ’s apostles to launch new party
    JZ’s apostles to launch new party
    A lobby group backing Jacob Zuma is pushing ahead with a plan to form a new political party aiming to weaken the ANC enough at the polls for the...