Zuma claims sudden illness as court hears successful bid for trial postponement

The former president’s counsel told the high court he suffered a medical emergency, before pleading that the trial be delayed pending his latest attempt at securing the removal of the state prosecutor

Zandile Gumede wins race to become ANC eThekwini chairperson

But the corruption accused former mayor will not be allowed to take office because of the ANC’s step-aside rule

Zandile Gumede nominated in absentia as ANC eThekwini regional chairperson

But the corruption-accused former mayor was not allowed to attend the elective meeting

ANC’s key eThekwini conference deadlocks over which delegates can vote

ANC’s KwaZulu-Natal chairperson Sihle Zikalala lays down the law, warning factions to stop destroying the party.

ANC leaders want ‘step aside’ reviewed in this year’s congress

The ANC is facing a revolt from within as its leaders and branches seem set to elect people who are affected by its step-aside resolution

Zandile Gumede vs Thabani Nyawose: Who will lead eThekwini?

The ANC eThekwini chairperson is running against the speaker of eThekwini metropolitan municipality

Step-aside rule could ruin Zandile Gumede’s plans for top ANC job

A victory for Durban’s former mayor does not necessarily mean she’ll be able to take office

Zandile Gumede to stand as ANC chairperson in eThekwini

But the step-aside rules mean the former mayor may not be able to take up office if she wins

Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi backs appointee rocked by misconduct claims

Steve Ngobeni, chair of the new property regulator, was fired from NYDA for R2.5m ‘financial misconduct’

Bathabile Dlamini lives to fight another day as the top six blink first

The ANC Women’s League president has said she is ready to continue leading the organisation

ANC’s eThekwini coalition fails over municipal manager vote

The governing party was defeated at full council when its allies voted against it to stop the appointment of Maxwell Mbili

Mandla Ndlovu has no ambitions to ascend to Mpumalanga premier’s office just yet

The past weekend’s ANC conferences proved a major boost for Ramaphosa presidency of the party

DA youth leader Luyolo Mpithi resigns – but not from the party

The DA youth leader says he wants to focus on groundwork as the Democratic Alliance looks towards the 2024 general elections

Zuma to seek another postponement as he approaches SCA, again

Zuma will seek to stall his trial next week as his lawyers ask the head of the SCA to reconsider its refusal to allow him to appeal the dismissal of a special plea

Ramaphosa slams ANC support for Operation Dudula

The president says the party cannot support ‘vigilantism’ and ‘wanton violence’ against migrants

‘The devil is a liar’: Bathabile Dlamini pays for perjury

ANC Women’s League president accompanied her defence to pay R20 000 of a R200 000 deferred fine after Friday's judgment.

Ramaphosa adamant South Africa will not be a failed state

The president said there was resolve to fight corruption and turn the state around

Dudula vigilante group has the ANC stamp of approval

Despite warnings that vigilante organisations can become xenophobic and violent, the ruling ANC says the more grassroots groups like these, the better