Stone Sizani

Who is Jackson Mthembu?

He has been arrested for drunk driving, survived a shooting and has been described by opposition as a man with a "chequered past".

Jackson Mthembu appointed as new ANC chief whip

The ruling party's Jackson Mthembu has been appointed as chief whip to replace Stone Sizani.

Stone Sizani responds to M&G story

Listen: Outgoing ANC chief whip Stone Sizani talks to Power FM about suggestions that he has performed a somersault on the "pay back the money" saga.

‘Sizani felt betrayed by Zuma’

Opposition parties have claimed that ANC chief whip Stone Sizani resigned because he could no longer "defend the indefensible in Parliament"

Stone Sizani: We always wanted Zuma to pay back the money

The outgoing chief whip has performed a somersault on the "pay back the money" saga, saying he distanced the ANC from the police minister's report.

Editorial: Collective amnesia in ANC top ranks

Airbrushing the party's recent political history isn't working so well if the one you defended throws you under the bus.

Sizani fraud case postponed again, Equal Education ‘concerned’

The fraud case of Nontuthuzela Sizani has been postponed a second time, after her defence team requested more time to review new documents.

ANC snuffs out DA’s bid to rekindle Nkandla debate

The ruling party has quashed a motion to discuss the president's private home, prompting the DA to invoke the prospect of judicial adjudication.

ANC to reassess rushed legislation

The ruling party has said it wants to "walk away" from rushing legislation that may be unconstitutional or exclusionary.

ANC chief whip defends Modise in farm controversy

Following criticism over the inhumane treatment of animals on her farm, the ANC's Stone Sizani has backed Thandi Modise and criticised the DA.

Madonsela has not sent Nkandla report to Parliament

The public protector has not sent a copy of the Nkandla report to the National Assembly because she has not requested Parliament to take action.

Assembly did follow disciplinary procedures

Luzuko Jacobs says Parliamentary processes and procedures are being followed to the letter and the M&G article on Stone Sizani is "incorrect".


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs