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DA to gun for renegades at conference

The party wants to alter its constitution to allow it to recall office bearers found to oppose its policies

‘Jobs for votes’ scandal rocks ANC

A council allegedly gave work to branch members in return for backing NDZ at the party conference

What does Ramaphosa’s victory mean for South Africa’s economy?

Brought to its knees by the recklessness of the Zuma presidency, the economy needs a new deal and Cyril Ramaphosa needs to act quickly to make a mark

The role of the defence sector in unlocking economic opportunities

Sub-committee chairperson David Mahlobo said, in particular, the ANC would look at creating industrialisation opportunities.

Jury still out on economic hot potatoes

It is viewed as a “historical anomaly” that the reserve bank has private shareholders. It is recommended that the Reserve Bank be entirely state owned

ANC commission agrees to downgrade SA embassy in Israel

​The ANC international relations commission came to an agreement to approve a policy that will see the SA embassy in Israel being downgraded

After 10 years at the helm of the ANC— We need to talk about Jacob Zuma

His legacy after his amoral 10 years at the helm of the ANC is of distrust among comrades and the destruction of integrity and democratic processes

Sorting the saviours from the sheep

The Mail & Guardian continues its satirical guest writer series. Would-be tenderpreneur Apollo Mabuza gives us his first impressions

Fevered dreams as the ANC national conference looms

'The dreams will continue throughout conference. I had the same problem at Polokwane. And Mangaung.'

ANC’s choice: Uncertainty or disaster

We must be careful not to overstate what it means to choose the least bad candidate

Mantashe: Rumours of my suspension are ‘fake news’

Gwede Mantashe says the circulation of "fake news" of his impending suspension is a desperate act ahead of the December elective conference

Ramaphosa proposes a new plan of action for South Africa

​Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says that there must be an uncompromising rejection of corruption, patronage, cronyism and wastage

IFP pick could backfire

The party’s veteran leader has backed an outsider to succeed him, sparking possible dissension

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