ANC shifts stance on land custodianship to appease EFF

But Red Berets shoot down the idea of limited custodianship as deadline approaches

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Magashule court challenge to suspension in spotlight

The secretary-general is challenging the ANC’s decision to suspend him after he refused to step aside in the wake of corruption charges

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Free State graft case poised to gather momentum

Accused will be handed a final indictment and the matter will be postponed to the high court

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IEC ready for local government polls as it awaits report over viability

Elections are likely to be postponed should Moseneke find that the Covid-19 pandemic makes it unfeasible

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Ramaphosa in NCOP and public protector heads to court, again

Busisiwe Mkhwebane to approach the Western Cape high court in her latest move to stop a parliamentary inquiry into her fitness to hold office

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EFF threatens to block ‘sell-out amendment’ as expropriation row hots up

The ANC needs the party’s support to pass the controversial change to section 25 of the constitution

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Cyril Ramaphosa draws a line in the sand for ill-disciplined ANC members

President says the project of renewal has encountered resistance from those who ‘benefited from the deviant practices of the past’

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: ANC infighting set to play itself out in court

Magashule will challenge the party’s decision to suspend him for failing to step aside voluntarily

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Action against Ace Magashule stalls as ANC treads carefully

Legal advice halts governing party from taking disciplinary steps against its secretary-general

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ANC leadership meeting may pave way for Ace Magashule’s expulsion

Party is out of patience with suspended official and formal action could lead to his expulsion

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: Vaccination rollout to gather steam

Third wave of Covid-19 taking hold in SA and ANC national working committee to deal with secretary-general Ace Magashule’s defiance

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I am still a member of the DA, says Phumzile van Damme

The former MP confirms she has retained her membership of the DA, saying the party may have misunderstood or ‘made an honest mistake’

Phumzile van Damme the latest black leader to quit DA amid infighting

Van Damme, who has in the past been involved in public spats with other DA leaders including Helen Zille, blames ‘clique of individuals’

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GARETH VAN ONSELEN: Whose story is the DA telling?

A party that can no longer define its own narrative is one destined to remain on the margins of power forever

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Gloves are off in fight between former councillor and DA

The opposition is trying to have a judgment in favour of Johann Brummer overturned

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POLITICAL WEEK AHEAD: ANC to give its response to Ace Magashule’s legal action

Suspended secretary-general seeks to have the ANC’s step-aside rule declared unconstitutional

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