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Covid-19, corruption dominate ANC agenda for 2021

In the January 8 statement, Ramaphosa says those who bring the ANC into disrepute will no longer be tolerated

Virtual reality a relief this year

Viewing January 8 off the screen instead of from the middle of a stadium should be the way of the future

ANC elective conferences face a second postponement

Covid-19 puts the brakes on the governing party again, as 20 regional and provincial elective conferences need to be rescheduled

Zuma takes Soweto to church as he compares the ANC to Jesus Christ

The president urged the ruling party's supporters to flock to Orlando Stadium this coming Sunday for its 105th anniversary celebration.

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 kicks off build-up to 105th anniversary celebration in Gauteng

The rally is expected to give the party an opportunity to set the tone and direction for the year ahead.

Big business coughs up for ANC birthday celebrations

Companies will spend a small fortune to mingle with the ruling party’s bigwigs at its birthday bash in the Western Cape next week.

January 8: Predictable ANC manifesto and Zuma’s boo situation

Gwede Mantashe says the ANC's 2014 manifesto will surprise no one. But will Jacob Zuma survive the boos as the party campaigns for election support?

Khaya Dlanga: What happened to ANC’s ‘first principle’?

It's time the ANC did some soul-searching. It's time the party returned to its "first principle": justice and equality for all, writes Khaya Dlanga.

ANC backtracks on media tribunal

The ANC has temporarily backed down from its call to establish a media appeals tribunal, but is adamant the press council must reform its rules.

No cheap seats at ANC’s ‘people’s dinner’

For this election year the ANC planned to show itself to be a party which cared about people and that valued relationships for their own sake.

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Luxor Paints loses CCMA case, must pay workers R40-m in back pay

Some of the 181 workers were dismissed for carrying sticks during a strike, others were dismissed even though they weren’t at the picket, but were deemed guilty by association

Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

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