The South African government has called for calm in the Middle East after the assassination of Iranian nuclear scientist Dr Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) recently held a voter registration drive, the first since the Covid-19 lockdown, ahead of by-elections in January 2021.
Speaker Thandi Modise noted statements shared by PAC members questioning her fairness and integrity. 
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Motion against Ramaphosa is test for ANC unity
With the local government elections on the horizon, the factions would be forced to swallow their pride and show brave faces amid their divisions.
‘… you are the only opposition leader who has a SAPS security detail – I challenge you today, to give up your security detail,’ said Steenhuisen.
Cosatu has expressed its disappointment that the ANC was reneging on its Nasrec resolution to suspend those facing allegations of corruption.
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Limpopo premier takes action against Nehawu leaders

Politics Limpopo premier takes action against Nehawu leaders

Mathabatha charged two senior Nehawu members with misconduct, hardly a week after the Nehawu Limpopo provincial leadership pressed charges of corruption against him with the Hawks.

Politics Arrest and jail politically connected grafters, Cosatu demands

The union also called for the centralisation of public procurement of large items and the introduction of an online open public procurement platform.

Politics ANC PEC reverses decision to reinstate Mpumalanga rape-accused leader

The provincial executive committee met following public pressure.

Politics Right of reply: ActionSA’s logo is not an embarrassment to the party

‘Focussing on a legal case over a logo would be painfully out of touch with the needs of South Africans who need an alternative that can unseat the ANC more than they need any specific configuration of shapes and colours.’

Politics DA to protest outside Zondo commission when Joburg mayor testifies

Geoff Makhubo will be testifying about donations to the ANC made by EOH and other companies, including Regiments Capital.

Politics ATM ‘surprised’ as Ramaphosa no-confidence motion gets greenlight

The African Transformation Movement filed the motion in February but say the Speaker has not yet communicated with them.

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Nehawu accuses Mathabatha of not acting against corruption

Politics Nehawu accuses Mathabatha of not acting against corruption

Calls are mounting for Limpopo premier Stan Mathabatha to take special leave in order to allow investigations into allegations of corruption against him to run without any interference. The plea comes after the National Education, Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) in Limpopo laid charges of corruption against him last Wednesday. “We can confirm that […]

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ANC achieving unity in NW highly unlikely

Politics ANC achieving unity in NW highly unlikely

Infighting between those looking to clean up, and those loyal to former premier Supra Mahumapelo means that Luthuli House will have its hands full, in its quest to unify the North West party.

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Samwu says ANC coalition partners must unite to oust Patriotic Alliance

Politics Samwu says ANC coalition partners must unite to oust Patriotic Alliance

The PA and ANC both claimed victory after the court judgement, which saw the PA’s application to stop the ANC from terminating its coalition agreement with the party being removed from the roll.

Politics AfriForum, Solidarity open case against Malema over police ‘threats’

Following complaints from ‘more than 1000″ police officers, AfriForum says if the NPA does not pursue the matter, its private prosecution unit will prosecute Malema.

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Limpopo premier should ‘take special leave to allow graft probe’

Politics Limpopo premier should ‘take special leave to allow graft probe’

The plea comes after Nehawu in Limpopo laid charges of corruption against premier Stan Mathabatha last Wednesday.

Politics Probe ex-cabinet ministers’, MPs’ R10m a year flights, DA asks AG

DA spokesperson on public service and administration, Leon Schreiber, said he believed the flights costs amounted to grossly irregular expenditure by parliament.

Politics Cele’s reaction ‘a performance of outrage’, says EFF in defence of Malema

‘Police must never be regarded as immune to confrontation and activism, should they make it their duty to brutalise those who stand for justice,’ said the party.

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Zuma’s law-defying walkout was a political move – analysts

Politics Zuma’s law-defying walkout was a political move – analysts

The political message is ‘to say there is arbitrary exercise of abuse of power by the commission in that it is targeting certain people’.




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