CR17 funding saga has lobby groups pushing for ‘show us the money’ rule

If a transparency provision is included in the Promotion of Access to Information Amendment Bill, funding of the ANC presidential race could be made public

Mangosuthu Buthelezi: Tambo tainted my legacy

Former IFP leader wants to ‘set record straight’ on relationship with ANC

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Cabinet may take major decision on Eskom and airlines

Indications have been that these crucial matters will come before the cabinet in September

ANTHONY BUTLER: Cyril Ramaphosa shouldn’t take flak for blasé ministers

The president may not be under threat of being replaced, but the lack of support from his cabinet means he has to crack his whip

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NEWS ANALYSIS: Leaders don’t realise SA is at war with itself and the rest of the continent

ANC is not taking action to quell the violence and seems to expect another government conjured from thin air to do so

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Mkhwebane’s use of Financial Intelligence Centre information illegal, says Ramaphosa’s lawyer

Director stipulated information provided was not evidence and was to be used for intelligence purposes only

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DA staff face layoffs, no bonuses after poor election showing

Party is running out of money as it has built up an enormous staff component over the years but has been struggling to raise funds since the May polls, ...

POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Parliament to debate recent spate of violence

Attacks on foreigners and killing of women and children to be discussed in National Assembly

JONNY STEINBERG: The people are far more knowing than those paid to know

Commentators who see an equivalence between criminal acts of the Zuma faction and law-abiding Ramaphosa campaign display gross incompetence

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Global leaders in SA in support of the NHI

Gesture of confidence by the Elders welcomed by the government

Is new IFP president equal to the task?

Velenkosini Hlabisa will be damned if he transforms the party and damned if he does not, says analyst

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KwaZulu-Natal ANC leaders to meet party bosses over defiant Gumede

Mayor of eThekwini withdraws resignation and complains about how provincial leaders have mistreated her

Tito Mboweni hits back at ANC alliance partners’ criticism

Finance minister stresses that his economic strategy paper has not been finalised yet

Crisis in eThekwini as Zandile Gumede withdraws her resignation as mayor

The inauguration of Mxolisi Kaunda as the new mayor of Ethekwini has been postponed as Gumede defies the ANC

State-capture inquiry hears about Ace Magashule and the ‘asbestos heist’

ANC secretary-general abused his power and laundered money from the public purse, according to testimony, and paid plenty of student fees

David Makhura warns ANC members not to mess up party image

Premier says voters are unforgiving and will punish the party at the next elections if the mess continues

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