Succession Debate

ANC breaks ranks over succession

Party members have been told to shut up but even Zuma and Mantashe are getting in on the issue.

Back off, Zuma warns critics

Lashing out at those in his party supporting Julius Malema, Jacob Zuma has warned there is no future in the ANC for those who are ill-disciplined.

ANC succession: It doesn’t matter what the youth say

The ANC has said any pronouncements by its youth league about who it is backing in the party's leadership succession race are "void of impact".

Leadership debate continues to haunt ANC provinces

Most ANC provinces would like the party's leadership succession debate to be opened immediately despite the NEC's decision to ban all discussion.

Cosatu’s top leaders slug it out

Relations between Zwelinzima Vavi and Sdumo Dlamini have deteriorated so much that Cosatu set up a high-level committee to address the issues.

Succession debate haunts ANC conference

The ANC NGC may formally claim to be a forum for discussion and review, but the succession question remains the elephant in the room.


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

Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

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.

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