Lawrence Dube

Boost for Zuma faction as KZN conferences are greenlit

The upcoming provincial and regional conferences have been given the go-ahead, giving the faction impetus in its bid to re-establish a base

KwaZulu-Natal ANC at peace – for now

Though stability seems to have come to the province, Jacob Zuma's recall still hangs heavy

Jazz fest arrest ‘no coincidence’

Fraud charges against a top KwaZulu-Natal ANC official are linked to the party’s factional battles, insiders say

Ace strikes a blow to ANC unity in KZN

Going off script, the secretary general is mollifying the fortified Zuma faction in the province instead of working towards unity

Dube barred from ANC conference

The man who got the KZN provincial executive committee disqualified has suffered the same fate

’The old man is desperate now’

Provincial ANC leaders condemn Jacob Zuma’s call for unity just before the conference as ‘fake’ and say it’s ‘too late’ to worry about his legacy

Delay in removing KZN PEC as court reserves judgement

The application for the enforcement order was heard along with an application by the PEC for leave to appeal against the September judgement.

ANC KZN: We will go to the Supreme Court if we lose the High Court leadership appeal

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal says they are not afraid of losing an appeal granted to a so-called "rebel" group challenging their leadership

ANC ‘rebels’ in KZN to challenge appeal against court ruling

An irate Lawrence Dube says the NEC should have "swallowed their pride" and disbanded the PEC and installed a provincial task team.

KZN ANC gives Mantashe the finger

Ahead of the NEC meeting to decide its fate, the provincial body has lodged an appeal regardless

KZN braces for another ANC standoff

Party factions are playing it cool ahead of the NEC meeting on the province’s leadership crisis

Optometrist with an eye for justice wins KZN battle

Lawrence Dube took an increasingly active role, even giving up his practice, to correct the wrongs of the 2015 ANC conference.


From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Press Releases

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.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it