Articles containing the tag ‘Secretary General
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Zuma Survives Another Attempt to Dislodge Him

In what has become akin to a cat that has nine lives, President Jacob Zuma of the Republic of South Africa has survived yet another attempt at dislodging him from the number one position, it emerged on Tuesday ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

SAFA President Danny Jordaan Appointed as New Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay

In a move that many have seen coming, the ruling African National Congress has elected the South African Football Association President, Danny Jordaan to be the Mayor of the City of Nelson Mandela Bay in the Ea... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, May 3rd, 2015

“We Can Even Kill Each Other” President Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has come out very strong against the militarization of the country’s workers’ federation, the Congress of South African Trade Unions, warning that there will be dire consequence... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Zwelinzima Vavi Fired From COSATU

It has been learnt that the long standing Secretary General of the biggest workers’ federation in South Africa and, arguably, the whole of Africa, Mr Zwelinzima Vavi has been expelled from the federation afte... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Government to Limit Land Ownership and Stop Foreigners from Buying Land

The African National Congress has made a decision to put a cap on the ownership of land and is also in the process of formulating policies that will curb the ownership of land by people of a foreign nationality... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

NUMSA Expulsion: Seven Other Unions Support Metalworkers

The plot is definitely thickening in the feud within the labour federation, Congress of South African Trade Unions(COSATU) and its affiliates over the expulsion of one of its feeder unions, National Union of Me... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, October 25th, 2014

Zuma – Mantashe Rift: Mail and Guardian Insist they are Right

The African National Congress (ANC) has refuted claims made by an article in the Mail and Guardian on Friday that there is a rift between the party’s leader, President Jacob Zuma and its Secretary General... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, August 28th, 2014

The ANC Reckons that there is a Malema and Madonsela Coalition

The African a National Congress has come out fighting from the two major political shake ups from last week, accusing the Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela and Economic Freedom Fighters leader, Julius Malema of... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

PAC Announces New Party President

The Pan Africanist Congress has named its replacement for expelled party president Letlapa Mphahlele. Alton Mphethi, who has been the acting president since Mphahlele’s expulsion, was appointed as the new PAC... Read more »
By Staff Writer On Sunday, August 4th, 2013

Presidency corrects misleading report

Press Release The Presidency has noted the incorrect and misleading story in City Press newspaper, purportedly on who President Jacob Zuma listens to, which may be based on lack of knowledge and understanding o... Read more »