Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has given four DA members seven days to apologise for sharing a fake Auditor-General social media post claiming that adverse findings were made against her.
While he has been remembered fondly by some of his colleagues, political adversaries say Pik Botha was never quite trusted by the ANC because while he was open to dialogue, he was also willing to defend apartheid.
Floyd Shivambu has been linked to the controversial business of his brother through messages he is believed to have sent a businessman being probed for his role in alleged wrongdoing at the PIC, according to a report.
Black political leadership today does not fulfil the mandate of the struggle for liberation. It has abused and continues to abuse its power for self-gratification, writes Mfesane Siboto.
The SA Communist Party says media questions directed at its general secretary, Blade Nzimande, are an attempt to intimidate the party from testifying at the state capture inquiry.
ANC elections head Fikile Mbalula believes the party should be decisive when it comes to dealing with the VBS Mutual Bank scandal.
Dali Mpofu has refused to acknowledge to a reporter that the party needs to consider the links between one of its senior leaders and the looting at VBS.
The younger brother of EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu has denied that he received money from collapsed VBS Mutual Bank and has threatened to go after those who “defamed” him.
The ANC has welcomed the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria’s judgment on an attempt to nullify the 54th National Elective Conference.
The ANC in Limpopo is expected to meet to discuss the final report of the investigation into R1.8bn fraud at VBS Mutual Bank.
According to the Daily Maverick, Shivambu received roughly R10m through a company where his brother Brian is the sole director. The EFF scooped R1.3m, say the publication’s sources.
The EFF has expressed its concern about a report revealing large-scale fraud at VBS Mutual Bank, but hasn’t mentioned a word about the relative of one its leaders, who was named as a participant in a “looting scheme”.
Brian Shivambu, the brother of EFF deputy president Floyd Shivambu, received R16m from the now collapsed VBS Mutual Bank, according to a report compiled by advocate Terry Motau, and released by the SA Reserve Bank.
The National Prosecuting Authority has failed to meet the deadline for its decision on whether it will prosecute EFF leader Julius Malema for an old matter relating to a contract with On-Point Engineering.
The ANC is concerned that it is perceived to be on trial at the commission of inquiry into state capture, party deputy secretary General Jessie Duarte says.
There is no way President Cyril Ramaphosa had no knowledge of the corrupt capture of the ANC and of national government and its entities, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.
It has taken approximately less than seven days for now former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene to move from being one of the most trusted and loved public servants to him now being referred to as compromised, with some questioning his integrity.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to make an announcement on Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene’s fate at 16.30, says his spokesperson.
As South Africa prepares for a mid-term budget – due to be delivered in two weeks’ time – rumours are flying thick and fast about the fate of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene.
“Peace is not possible in an unequal world,” President Cyril Ramaphosa has said at the 8th Annual Desmond Tutu International Peace Lecture in Cape Town.
Former North West premier and ANC provincial spokesperson Supra Mahumapelo has decided to withdraw from the provincial task team.