Young Communist League

Youth league’s feud over who’s the boss

The young leadership of the ANC and the South African Communist Party are at each other's throats – and it's a battle quite likely to end in tears.

Buti Manamela to quit communist post

The SACP Young Communist League boss says his role in helping get President Jacob Zuma elected is a highlight of his career.

ANCYL, Sasco concerned over low percentage of youth voters

The Progressive Youth Alliance has raised its concern over the low number of people aged 18-35 who have registered for next year's elections.

Youth alliance rejects education as an essential service

The Progressive Youth Alliance will not support moves to declare education an essential service and thereby curtail teachers' rights to strike.

YCL call for Lonmin’s role in tragedy to be investigated fully

YCL secretary Buti Manamela has stressed the need for Lonmin's involvement in the strike that lead to the death of 44 people to be fully investigated.

This means war: Unions vow to stop DA march on Cosatu

Unions, the ANCYL and YCL have vowed to disrupt a DA-led march on Cosatu's headquarters, warning it will mark the beginning of "open class warfare".

Young Communist League calls for Mulder’s resignation

The Young Communist League has called for deputy agriculture minister Pieter Mulder to resign after comments he made about land reform redistribution.

Zille’s Aids testing incentive campaign angers YCL

The Young Communist League has dubbed Western Cape premier Helen Zille's campaign of offering incentives to people testing for HIV/Aids as immoral.

Young communists plot mutiny in KZN

The Young Communist League in KwaZulu-Natal is leading a mutiny against the league's national secretary, Buti Manamela.

YCL backs Zuma’s move on Shiceka

The YCL says it supports President Jacob Zuma's decision to act on the conduct of Cooperative Governance Minister Sicelo Shiceka.

Youth leagues in SA: A poverty of options

The ANCYL has over 500 000 members countrywide, but they don't speak for all of the country's youth. The <em>M&G</em> looks at alternatives.

Revised tolls still a tax for motorists

The Gauteng provincial government has welcomed Cabinet's approval of toll tariffs for the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project.


Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories