Cooperation of Traditional Leaders and Government Will Promote Good Governance, says Mbethe

Speaking on Friday after meeting amaXhosa King Zwelonke Sigcau in Nqandu Great Place outside Willowvale in the Eastern Cape, Baleka Mbethe, the National Assembly speaker, said it is necessary for traditional healers and the government to work hand in hand in order to promote service delivery and good governance. Traditional leaders expressed their concerns about the living conditions of people in rural areas. The traditional leaders concerns included slow government intervent... Read more »
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By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, September 25th, 2015

EFF Calls for the Removal of All Symbols of Colonialism and Apartheid

In its Heritage Day statement yesterday, the Economic Freedom Fighters said celebrating Heritage Day without the rightful return of land to those who were dispossessed and the removal of all symbols of colonial... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, September 20th, 2015

Maimane Kicks-off Local Government Election Campaign

The first black leader of the Democratic Alliance, Mmusi Maimane who was elected in May has announced that he is about to start a campaign since next year’s local government elections are around the corne... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Parties To Institute Disciplinary Action Against Malema

On Wednesday parties agreed to institute disciplinary action against the Economic Freedom Fighters leader, Julius Malema for causing disruption in the House last week. The EFF leader was forcibly removed from t... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

War of Words Erupts Between ANCWL and Ntsiki Mazwai

The African National Congress Women’s League was greatly disappointed with statements made by the celebrity poet and singer Ntsiki Mazwai, who recently posted offensive comments on her twitter page about wome... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, September 6th, 2015

Maine Elected New President Of The ANCYL

A national congress was held on Friday in Johannesburg where the African National Congress Youth League’s leadership was elected without any opposition. The youth wing of South Africa’s ruling party, the Af... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, September 4th, 2015

Zuma and Bashir Meet in an Effort to Strengthen Relations Between South Africa and Sudan

Despite the accusations faced by the South African President, Jacob Zuma on handling the exit of the Sudanese president Omar-al-Bashir, a statement has been released by the Presidency confirming that the two le... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Ramaphosa’s Question and Answer Session Disrupted by EFF

The deputy president of the Republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa’s question and answer session in the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) was held up on Wednesday when the members of the Economic Freed... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

South African Parliament Refuses to Impeach President Zuma Over Al-Bashir Saga

The South African parliament is reported to have rejected the proposal by the opposition for the impeachment of their president, Jacob Zuma following the debacle in which South Africa found itself with egg in t... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Mantashe Denounces the ICC Following the al-Bashir Saga

In the aftermath of the much vaunted entrance and subsequent departure of the Sudanese president, Omar al-Bashir who had come into South Africa for the African Union summit that was held in Johannesburg recentl... Read more »