Anc Politicians

Loyalty is the secret to  ‘the untouchables’

Dlamini’s case proves again that the president will protect his closest allies no matter what.

​ANC enslaved by struggle habits

South Africa’s citizenry is not the blank slate the ANC wants it to be — and they need to accept that.

​The ANC’s post-election behaviour will signal whether our democracy has matured

So far it has dealt with its losses with propaganda, delegitimising dissent, threatening revolts in co-operative councils and, worse, killings.

Wonderboy mockumentary on the ANC: ‘I don’t know what will happen when JZ sees this’

A new mockumentary featuring SA’s top comic talents is awash with cheeky shots stolen at ANC rallies and even a few choice political cameos.

‘No more’ – key ANC members turn on Zuma

An ANC renaissance hinges on the power struggle between President Jacob Zuma and the Pravin Gordhan-Gwede Mantashe-led faction of the ANC.

Letters to the editor: December 4 to 8 2015

Readers write in about coloured people's position, breaking the ANC's leadership spelle, and the independent press.

Face up to chommies who bloat local councils

Our politicians often bombard us with fashionable new lines about how they intend tackling corruption, crime, et cetera...

ANC backlash against the left

The Cosatu / SACP tail is wagging the dog, senior officials complain. Matuma Letsoalo and Rapule Tabane report.

Putting paid to political debt

Is this President Jacob Zuma's dream team? Among the five advisers he appointed this week are two failed former Cabinet ministers and an ANC loyalist.

Yesterday’s showman

Mandy Rossouw thinks that, despite all his sterling work in the past, Pieter Dirk-Uys should retire and enjoy the spoils of apartheid.

‘Cope might one day win elections’

Saki Macozoma chronicles his journey out of the ANC into the Congress of the People. Mandy Rossouw reports

Rescue Reddy’s cash cures

Vivian Reddy says it's in his nature to help struggle vets. His detractors say he is also a serial pledger to communities and charities.


Meet Doctor Fundile Nyati: South Africa’s own online medical mythbuster

The employee health and wellness specialist is using social media to combat misinformation about Covid-19

Products for the care of babies and toddlers now essential items

In response to court papers saying lockdown regulations are unconstitutional because they do not protect the best interests of children, the state says baby care goods are now an essential item

Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Press Releases

Everyone’s talking about it. Even Kentucky

Earlier this year South African fried chicken fast-food chain, Chicken Licken®, launched a campaign for their wallet-friendly EasyBucks® meals, based on the idea of ‘Everyone’s talking about it.’

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world