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Golding: Accusations of political interference emerge

Suspended head Marcel Golding is expected to hear Monday if his bid to overturn his suspension has been successful.’s Golding says political pressure pushed him out's Marcel Golding believes his refusal to yield to political pressure in editorial decisions was the reason for his suspension.

The rift deepens: Zuma is ‘sidelining’ Mantashe

The M&G spoke to several sources who all painted a picture of the ANC president openly at odds with his secretary general.

Cracks in Cosatu down to divided leadership, says ANC

Differences of opinion and divisions in Cosatu cannot be resolved through elections or by axing members, an ANC-led task team has found.

Numsa confident despite insiders warning of ‘inevitable’ split

ANC leaders appear set on advising Cosatu to boot the union from the federation, but Numsa is determined to fight any suspension.

Vladimir Putin’s quest for a nuclear monopoly

Somehow Russia has persuaded President Jacob Zuma into agreeing to a deal for a nuclear fleet that the treasury opposed.

Gauteng ANC in the same lane as e-toll opposition

The province’s ANC has adopted a stance similar to that of civil action group Outa and the Democratic Alliance over the contentious e-toll system.

Vavi’s ex-lover demands R4m in defamation costs

Jacqueline Phooko, the office worker with whom Zwelinzima Vavi had "brief intercourse", is suing Vavi, Cosatu and Numsa for damaging her reputation.

Mashatile unrepentent in opposing e-tolls

ANC Gauteng chairperson Paul Mashatile, has declared war against roads agency Sanral, saying it could not tell politicians how to do their work.

Nuke deal: Russians push charm button

Following uproar over a Russia-SA nuclear deal, a PR management firm - headed by Jacob Zuma's former spokesperson - stepped in to do damage control.

E-tolls could divide party and province

The hot-potato issue of the unpopular gantries is due to be raised at the ANC's Gauteng conference in Pretoria.

The art of twar: Malema vs Mbalula

EFF leader Julius Malema and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula had it out on Twitter on Tuesday. Here's a blow-by-blow account.

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