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The President’s Keepers: State capture, white vindication

What stood out at the Johannesburg launch of Jacques Pauw’s 'The President's Keepers' was how incredibly white the audience at the book launch was.

Senzo Mchunu still has his job … for now

New ANC KZN chairperson Sihle Zikalala has said that he will not recall his political rival as premier, but the decision may not be his to make.

‘Kingmaker’ Zikalala calls for ANC unity

Zuma-backed Sihle Zikalala has called for unity in the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal after being elected to the "kingmaker" post of provincial party chair.

DA to deal with Kohler Barnard after PW Botha post

Mmusi Maimane insists Dianne Kohler Barnard will be dealt with by a disciplinary hearing after she shared a Facebook post praising PW Botha.

Hitachi and Chancellor House: How the events unfolded

From suspicion to charges, a timeline of Hitachi's relationship with the ANC-funding front, Chancellor House.

Zuma: Blood of refugee crisis is on Nato’s hands

President Jacob Zuma has placed the blame for the African refugee crisis firmly on the intervention policies of Nato and the European Union.

ICC demands SA explain al-Bashir exit

The ICC wants an explanation, by no later than October 5, as to why the government did not arrest al-Bashir when he visited the country.

Ramaphosa: Choose a leader that will measure up to Madiba

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has implored the ANC Youth League to think long and hard about the type of people that should lead the league.

Phiyega can’t count on pals in high places

Police chief Riah Phiyega finds herself with fewer friends as SAPS top brass are forced to hang her out to dry.

ANC squirms over voter discontent

The ruling party has admitted it failed to follow its own advice – but now there's a real sense of urgency as people's patience wears thin.

Prasa CEO Montana run out of town on a rail

Passenger Rail Agency of SA CEO Lucky Montana has been dismissed -- apparently for his statements attacking the board.

Delegates show strength in numbers at Cosatu congress

In an ultimate test of numbers, those loyal to Vavi and Numsa have been defeated in round one of the Cosatu congress.

Latest

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