WATCH: How does the ANC elect its president?

Video guide detailing how the ruling party elects its top six leaders and national executive committee members

Patriotic Alliance joins Nelson Mandela Bay governing coalition

The move is intended to bolster the DA in the metro, where a troubled relationship with the UDM is making it difficult to push through resolutions

POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Lights out for Eskom board as members set to be axed

Action against the power utility’s remaining board members follows explosive leaked Gupta e-mails, writes Genevieve Quintal

Ordeal by fire for new finance pair

E-mail scandals make job even harder for Gigaba and deputy

Ramaphosa for president, says ANC West Rand

Chairman Boyce Maneli expresses support for more women in ANC top six but insists that Ramaphosa succeed Jacob Zuma as party leader in December

ANC rebounds as it wins northern KwaZulu-Natal by-election

Party was crowing on Thursday morning after retaining control of a hotly contested ward in Phongolo

ANC factions vie for dominance in KZN

Pro-Ramaphosa grouping alleges rigging of votes ahead of national policy conference

Mogale City councillors boycott mayoral vote meeting as budget deadline nears

The municipality is already in breach of the Municipal Financial Management Act, and administration looms if the budget is not passed by July 1

Opposition recalls Ahmed Kathrada in its fresh call for Jacob Zuma to be removed

MPs remind Parliament that the struggle veteran was unable to reconcile the conduct of a sitting head of state with the sacrifices stalwarts had made for ...

DA avoids messy Zille battle

The Western Cape premier stays in her post but her Twitter wings have been clipped

Mogale City needs a new mayor after it got rid of the DA one

The municipality is already noncompliant with the Municipal Finance Management Act and if the budget is not passed by July 1, can be put under administration

ANC Youth League is third ANC structure to endorse Dlamini-Zuma

After a two-day meeting, the leagues said it wanted the ANC to look beyond the credentials of ‘going to exile’ when choosing leaders

ANC Youth League backs Dlamini-Zuma

The league has pronounced on a slate of candidates for the upcoming party elections, and wants a leader that supports land expropriation without compensation

DA impasse resolved: read Mmusi Maimane’s statement

‘Helen Zille’s record in fighting apartheid … speaks for itself. But there is no question that her tweet and subsequent defence of it did damage’

DA standoff ends as Helen Zille apologises unreservedly

The long impasse with party leader Mmusi Maimane has ended in a deal that lets her stay on as Western Cape premier but limits her role in the party

Maimane offers Zille a ‘political solution’

The DA’S federal executive committee meets on Tuesday to ratify the agreement, which would curtail Zille's influence in the party