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Baleka Mbete and the art of chairing an ANC conference

ANC chairperson Baleka Mbete has her eye on the presidency as she readies herself for a highly contested national conference

No show: Will Mabuza bat for NDZ or CR17?

Many have been vying to get Mabuza’s approval but he has been coy and keeping his cards close to his chest.

Ramaphosa nowhere to be found on ANC Women’s League NEC nomination list

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's name is not on the ANCWL's list of 223 members nominated for the ANC NEC

Dlamini-Zuma haunted by president’s past failures

Zuma's support could do more harm than good for the candidate's ANC presidency campaign

Why, a decade on, a new book on Zuma’s rape trial has finally hit home

In recent years, a new and assertive feminist movement has emerged and attacks on the president have become common cause

SABC investigating ‘demeaning’ mistakes about Dlamini-Zuma

This follows an apology to Dlamini-Zuma in August when her name was spelt incorrectly, calling her Nkosazana "Mini-Zuma", due to “human error”

The elusive Winnie Mandela

An accurate portrait of this struggle figure, made up of our feelings about her, would be impossible to create

A divided alliance will fail in 2019 elections, Mbete warns

If the alliance could not unite, DA leader Mmusi Maimane could become the country’s next president, she warned.

One ‘febenist’, one blesser

The M&G’s series of first-hand accounts of the ANC’s national conferences through the eyes of insiders continues with another delegate update

Nehawu: ‘Constitutional democracy’ not compatible with democracy

Recently, the ANC Women’s League also made similar remarks.

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.

Remembering Khwezi and how the ANCWL continues without admitting they were wrong

Remembering Khwezi should not be reduced to the rape trial, the way she was treated and the injustice of it all, writes Ra'eesa Pather.


South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid-era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

Press Releases

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

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Making sense of tax-free savings and investment

Have you made the most of your tax-free investment contributions?

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.