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Reports: Russian delegation met with Zuma before cabinet reshuffle

The Sunday Times is reporting that the instruction given to Zuma from this so-called top team is that he speed up and conclude a multibillion dollar nuclear deal with the Russ...

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Reports: Ramaphosa faces looming treason charges as ANC factions continue

The City Press is reporting that Ramaphosa is also likely to be removed from his position and replaced by Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma in the next few weeks...

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Maharaj urges Zuma to take responsibility for SA challenges

African National Congress (ANC) stalwart Mac Maharaj has called on President Jacob Zuma to take responsibility for the many serious challenges the country is facing...

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Maharaj calls on ANC to iron out differences with its alliances

African National Congress veteran Mac Maharaj says glaring evidence and reports of state capture are deeply worrying...

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Sasco demands Zuma to table Fees Commission's report

Student organisation, SASCO is demanding that President Jacob Zuma immediately release the Fees Commission's report on the feasibility of free higher education in...

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Netshitenzhe pleads with ANC to vote for corrupt-free leaders

ANC Veteran and policy maker Joel Netshitenzhe has pleaded with ANC branch members to vote for corrupt-free leaders during the national conference in December...

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Ramaphosa: SA now known for being the capital of corruption

Ramaphosa says South Africa is no longer a rainbow nation but a country that’s been captured by certain interests...

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Ramaphosa calls for SA to fight state capture being the norm

Ramaphosa says if state capture becomes the norm, then South Africa is really a banana republic...

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Watch Cyril Ramaphosa address in Potchefstroom

Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa is addressing members of the North West Chamber of Commerce at the North West University Campus in Potchefstroom...

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Gauteng ANC backs Ramaphosa for president

The African National Congress Gauteng executive committee has endorsed Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa as its candidate for party president...

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Dlamini-Zuma talks economic growth

ANC presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma says South Africa must industrialise in order to competently deal with socio-economic issues...

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Ramaphosa: Cabinet reshuffles harmful to SA’s image, causing instability

The Deputy President says what’s particularly worrying is that key government officials are being shuffled, creating further uncertainty in government...

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DA in Polokwane to elect new provincial leader

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane is expected to address the provincial elective congress in Polokwane, Limpopo...

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Gauteng ANC nominates Ramaphosa for party president

It is understood that Ramaphosa was approved by the provincial executive committee as the only candidate for nomination as president...

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Mmusi Maimane to address Limpopo elective congress

DA leader Mmusi Maimane is expected to address the provincial elective congress in Polokwane, Limpopo...

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'Cabinet reshuffle an attempt to sustain state capture'

Political analyst Mcebisi Ndletyana says the recent cabinet reshuffle is President Jacob Zuma's strategic and desperate attempt to sustain state capture...

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SACP labels Zuma a desperate man'

The SACP has warned that it will be difficult for the tripartite alliance to bounce back if it continues to function under authoritarianism...

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ANCYL: Move to remove Maine driven by ANC December conference

The ANCYL’s Njabulo Nzuza says those who want Maine to resign because he is over 35 have hidden agendas...

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NPA says assessing existence of witness in Zuma’s corruption case

The NPA says it has given the president until the end of November to make presentations not previously considered when the charges were dropped...

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Dlamini-Zuma denies business association with Gupta family

ANC presidential hopeful and former African Union (AU) Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, on Friday denied reports linking her to the controversial Gupta family...

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Zuma giventill end of Nov. to make submissions to NPA over charges

The National Prosecuting Authority has given President Jacob Zuma until November 30 to make submissions before it decides whether to reinstate 783 corruption charges against h...

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ANC rejects SACP evidence on Moerane Commission

ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has rejected some evidence by the SACP and other witnesses who appeared before the Moerane Commission into political killings in the province...

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ANC elective conference the last line of defence: Chikane

African National Congress Stalwart Reverend Frank Chikane says the December elective congress is the organisation's last line of defence...

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Ramaphosa’s office aware of phishing emails, not hacking

Last month, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa claimed intelligence resources were being used to hack his emails...

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#RandReport: Rand slumps on reports Ramaphosa may be fired

At 1527 GMT the rand was 1.3% weaker at 13.6900 per dollar, earlier hitting its weakest since 10 October...

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EFF makes inroads into universities

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) Student Command has won the majority of the 15 seats during the SRC election at the Wits University on Thursday...

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Zukiswa Rantho suprised by Public Enterprises Committee reshuffle

As acting chair, Rantho led the committee to secure resources and an experienced evidence leader for the probe...

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[WATCH] Wits students react to EFF winning SRC elections

EWN spoke to Wits students to get their reaction on the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) winning the SRC elections. The EFF won 12 of 15 seats on 19 October 2017...

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Is Collen Maine too old to lead ANCYL?

Two former ANCYL members have, through their lawyers, written to the league and its mother body challenging Collen Maine’s eligibility...

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Ramaphosa condemns increasing corruption in SA

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned state capture and increasing government corruption...

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MPs told Hawks probing Brian Molefe's pension payout

Eskom waived penalties and secured additional benefits amounting to 13 years of service totalling R30 million...

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ANC appoints new Public Enterprises Committee chair

The party says the appointment of Lungi Mnganga-Gcabashe will not affect the state capture inquiry into Eskom...

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Zuma spokesperson dismisses reports that Ramaphosa may be sacked

Zuma’s spokesman said on Friday there was no basis for reports that the country’s leader would axe his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa...

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Zuma spokesman dismisses reports that Ramaphosa may be sacked

Zuma’s spokesman said on Friday there was no basis for reports that the country’s leader would axe his deputy Cyril Ramaphosa...

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MPs probing Eskom state capture undeterred by BLF’s court threat

The Black First Land First movement is accusing the Public Enterprises Portfolio Committee of initiating a one-sided witch-hunt against the Guptas...

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Moerane Commission: KZN ANC leaders set for second day of questioning

Disputed provincial chairperson Sihle Zikalala says while the ANC has been most affected by the violence, the killings are part of a bigger societal problem...

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WATCH: Moerane Commission Live

The Moerane Commission investigating political killings in KwaZulu-Natal will continue in Durban...

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Ramaphosa: KMPG report on Sars 'rogue unit' unfair to Gordhan

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was responding to a Democratic Alliance parliamentarian's question...

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Ramaphosa: KPMG report on Sars 'rogue unit' led to undesirable consequences

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was responding to a Democratic Alliance parliamentarian's question...

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Ramaphosa: KMPG report on Sars 'rogue unit' led to undesirable consequences

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was responding to a Democratic Alliance parliamentarian's question...

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‘Govt can afford free higher education’

ANC presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu received loud cheers when she announced her support for free higher education...

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Sisulu assures free higher education should she become President

ANC presidential hopeful Lindiwe Sisulu has assured students at the University of Cape Town that free higher education will be a reality should she become the President...

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Ramaphosa: I'll continue serving SA even if fired

Rampahosa confidant and co-founder of the National Union of Mineworkers, James Matlatsi, has suggested that Ramaphosa could be axed on the basis of a dodgy intelligence report...

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Mmamoloko Kubayi: I will carry on from where Dlodlo left

The newly-appointed Communications Minister says institutional memory and policy certainty are enough to ensure stability in government departments...

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KZN political killings attributed to power, money struggles

Power and money are among the key causes of political killings which have plagued KZN since 2011. This is according to the ANC KZN leadership which testified before the Moeran...

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Ramaphosa: SARS ‘rogue unit’ report grossly unfair to Gordhan

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has made it clear that there will be no retrospective review of work done for the government by the embattled audit firm, KPMG...

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Mkhwebane accuses DA of interfering with independence of her office

Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane has accused the Democratic Alliance of trying to interfere with the independence of her office...

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ANC denies JHB council fight started because of suspension of senior official

The EFF’s Silumko Mabona says the ANC started this fight because it wanted to purge officials who were deployed by the previous regime...

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Zikalala: ‘Third force’ has influenced pattern of KZN political killings

The ANC In KwaZulu-Natal has admitted that a contestation for political power has contributed to the high levels of violence in the province...

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Whatsapp messages suggest Ramaphosa team concerned about possible axing

There's been increased speculation about Ramaphosa's position in the wake of yet another Cabinet reshuffle, with some suggesting he could be out of a...

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'I’m not captured & have never been capture by anyone'

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was put on the spot in Parliament on Thursday by an EFF MP who asked whether he was part of the state capture machinery...

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'I’m not captured & have never been captured by anyone'

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa was put on the spot in Parliament on Thursday by an EFF MP who asked whether he was part of the state capture machinery...

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Lesetja Kganyago: SA should avoid rating cuts in November

Growth in Africa’s most industrialised economy has slowed to a near standstill in recent years, hit by corruption and a lack of progress on sorely needed reforms...

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‘Reshuffles do not cause instability in public service’

New Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi says she recognises concerns surrounding the reshuffle, but insists government is run by competent officials...

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Watch as ANC, EFF members clash at Joburg council

Reports say a special council meeting had been convened to discuss the suspension of a certain portfolio occupied by an ANC councillor...

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Ramaphosa: I serve at the pleasure of the president

The Deputy President was questioned in the National Assembly about reports that he is set to be removed from office...

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Mkhwebane proud of her work since she assumed office

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane says she remains proud of the work she has done despite the heavy criticism her office has received since she assumed office in 2016...

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Cabinet has confidence in new SAA board

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba confirmed new members have been appointed to the board and that Dudu Myeni has been replaced by JB Magwaza...

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WATCH LIVE: Ramaphosa Q&A in Parliament

The Deputy President is answering questions in the National Assembly...

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[WATCH LIVE] Ramaphosa Q&A in Parliament

The Deputy President is answering questions in the National Assembly...

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Zikalala: KZN killings part of larger societal culture of violence

The party is giving testimony to the Moerane Commission of Inquiry about what it views as the underlying causes of political killings in KZN...

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