Joel Netshitenzhe

Netshitenzhe accused of misrepresenting ANC view on ‘white monopoly capital’

The national executive committee member and former key policymaker refused to apologise for saying monopoly capital was not restricted to white people

Zuma happy with quality of conference debates

The ANC president said the level of the discussions showed that the party has been in government for 23 years.

White monopoly capital allegation finds little favour at ANC conference

The ANC national policy conference has proposed that the term white monopoly capital not be used in its vocabulary

Letters to the editor: July 4 to 10 2014

M&G readers air their views on political accountability and cadre deployment.

Netshitenzhe: ANC not living up to the values of the struggle

ANC NEC member Joel Netshitenzhe says the significant change in South Africa's class structure over the past 18 years has implications for the party.

‘SA needs a comprehensive mining strategy’

A strategic national plan for the mining sector needs to be developed before looking at nationalisation of mines, says Joel Netshitenzhe.

Joel Netshitenzhe joins Nedbank

Joel Netshitenzhe, a former key policy-maker, has joined Nedbank as an independent non-executive director.

Youth are leaders of today, not just tomorrow

What should be done to ensure that young South Africans break free of the psychology of marginalisation?, asks Joel Netshitenzhe.

Why Mbeki’s right-hand man quit

This week government policy head Joel Netshitenzhe stepped down amid a restructuring of Cabinet that appeared to strengthen the hand of the left.

No lurch to the left expected

Victory celebrations in the tripartite alliance and among left-wing ministers over this week's Cabinet reorganisation are set to be cut short.

Sexwale steps out of ANC race

<a href=""><img src="" align=left border=0></a>African National Congress (ANC) heavyweight Tokyo Sexwale on Monday night declined his nomination to the position of national chairperson as the names of those in the running for the ruling party's top six positions were announced. As predicted, Thabo Mbeki and Jacob Zuma go head to head in the contest for party president.

Won the state, lost the party

There is a moment when you can sense the power draining away, when a point of no return has been reached and passed. Prime Minister Gordon Brown is facing that moment now in Britain, as a sense of staleness, sleaze and incompetence overwhelms his government.


WATCH IT AGAIN: Ramaphosa addresses the nation on measures to contain Covid-19

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the continuing efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19. This included the extension of the national lockdown by another two weeks

More than 900 Americans to be evacuated from South Africa

Three flights are expected to leave South Africa over two days, embassy spokesperson says

Yeoville can police itself, thank you

In the Johannesburg suburb, neat queues are enforced, physical distances maintained and fights stopped by its community policing forum

Press Releases

Rahima Moosa Hospital nursing college introduces no-touch facial recognition access system

The new system allows the hospital to enrol people’s faces immediately, using artificial intelligence, and integrates easily with existing access control infrastructure, including card readers and biometrics

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