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What’s happening inside the ANC, not parliament, is key to why Zuma prevails

South Africa is fixated on the future of President Jacob Zuma. Steven Friedman explains that this isn’t the case within the governing ANC.

Teflon Don gets his way: Zuma emerges victorious again

On Tuesday night, the party mistakenly sent notes about its NWC meeting

Uproot, plant seeds of change

An edited extract from South Africa’s Corporatised Liberation — A critical analysis of the ANC in power (Jacana) by Dale T McKinley.

Editorial: Zuma’s fears erode democracy

The president is fighting for power. And it’s not just against his deputy for the future leadership of the ANC.

Panic adds urgency to ANC rhetoric

The party knows it is facing a tough election battle in 2019 and it needs to regain its revolutionary image

ANC breaks ranks over succession

Party members have been told to shut up but even Zuma and Mantashe are getting in on the issue.

Editorial: ​Loot continua. Let’s party

The ANC cannot yet disentangle its ideals and its promises from the internal realpolitik of its leadership battles, such as the clash looming now.

ANC divided on how to win back the support it has lost

One faction argues that Jacob Zuma must quit and the other is intent on electing a successor who will cover for him.

​ANC unlikely to press for Zexit

Despite pockets of resistance, Jacob Zuma is staying put, judging by NEC members’ guarded comments.

ANC’s human rights legacy lies in tatters

With the ICC exit, Jacob Zuma is hell-bent on destroying his party’s international justice record.

​The ANC has a lot to learn from the EFF and the DA, which are the future

Coalitions should mean that the skills and expertise of a broad spectrum of people, regardless of political affiliation, will be called upon.

The ANC feels the heat in KwaZulu Natal with the number of independents having grown

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal is under attack from all sides, including from those who once vehemently supported the party.

Zuma drums up support in Mandela Bay

According to President Jacob Zuma, the ANC is “working hard to change the lives" of people ... It just takes time - "like growing maize".

Never mind Nkandla, says ANC, we’re still OK

Election tsar Nomvula Mokonyane says the governing party has the trust and support of the grassroots - despite President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla scandal.

ANC inner circle: We will ‘take Zuma out as the president’

There is a mounting groundswell of anti-Zuma sentiment within the party that may just be the tipping point to drive the president out.

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Murder of anti-mining activist emboldens KZN community

Mam’Ntshangase was described as a fierce critic of mining and ambassador for land rights.

Hawks swoop down with more arrests in R1.4-billion corruption blitz

The spate of arrests for corruption continues apace in Gauteng and the Eastern Cape.

SANDF hid R200m expenditure on ‘Covid’ drug it can’t use

Military health officials are puzzled by the defence department importing a drug that has not been approved for treating coronavirus symptoms from Cuba

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Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

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Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

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In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

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