Articles containing the tag ‘ANC
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

No Conflict in Mayor and SAFA Positions: Jordaan

After the announcement by the ruling African National Congress (ANC) on Monday that the standing president of the South African Football Association (SAFA), Danny Jordaan would be replacing the mayor of Nelson ... 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 17th, 2015

Eskom, Women’s and Youth League Expected to Feature in ANC NEC Meeting

The ruling African National Congress is currently locked in a two day National Executive Committee (NEC) meeting in Pretoria, where a number of issues are being discussed. Issues like the power utility, Eskom a... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, May 4th, 2015

Malema Calls on Vavi and Jim to Work with his Party

The honeymoon may be over for the ruling African National Congress if the words that are being attributed to the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema are anything to go by. According to the lo... Read more »
By Chelsea-Summer Lodewyk On Friday, April 10th, 2015

President Zuma Declares Chris Hani’s Grave a Heritage Site

President Jacob Zuma is to honour the late struggle icon Chris Hani today in Boksburg, Ekurhuleni, by declaring his grave as a heritage site. The presidency has also announced that they will¬†unveil the Chris H... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, March 21st, 2015

Minister Chabane’s Death Should be Used to Tighten the Road Rules: Zuma

President Zuma has called on the people of South Africa to use the death of cabinet minister, Collins Chabane to reflect on the discipline on the roads and road safety, calling on drivers to observe the rules o... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Zuma is a Hooligan: Malema

Events slowly came to a head on Tuesday in the South African parliament as the members of parliament got a chance to debate the speech of the incumbent president, Jacob Zuma in the country’s legislative c... 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 Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Former Police Commissioner Jackie Selebi Dies

Former Commissioner of the South African Police Service, Jackie Selebi, has died after battling a long illness. He died on Friday at the Jakaranda Hospital in Pretoria at the age of 64. Jackie (whose full name ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, January 17th, 2015

Jan van Riebeeck Statement Lands Zuma in Hot Soup

In a development that has got the ANC ducking and diving, the opposition Freedom Front Plus (FF Plus) has laid a complaint against President Jacob Zuma, accusing him of hate speech, it has been confirmed. Accor... Read more »