Anc Presidency

“Unity” votes still up for grabs, says Mpumalanga SACP leader

“Unity” is reportedly an instruction from ANC Mpumalanga chairperson DD Mabuza for branches not to pick an individual

It’s Ramaphosa vs ‘Unity’ in Mpumalanga ANC’s presidential nomination battle

Sources claim branches in the province have been ordered by Premier David Mabuza, and other PEC members, to write the word "Unity" on nomination forms

State’s disregard for the law as alarming as the nuke deal itself

So egregious is the lack of concern for the law shown by the executive that the answer may be that the law is treated as a fleeting inconvenience.

Mathews Phosa accepts nomination for ANC president

Nominations for ANC president officially opens in June, but several ANC leaders are already campaigning.

Africa needs more women presidents – Dlamini-Zuma

Former African Union chief called on women to stop undermining their own capabilities but giggled several times on potential of a female president.

Why Cosatu believes Ramaphosa will save the ANC

Cosatu has called on its members in the ANC to nominate Cyril Ramaphosa to succeed Jacob Zuma as ANC president.

Dlamini-Zuma takes lead in race to succeed JZ

ANC moves to quash slates in leadership battle but lobbying is already under way.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income