Zuma proposes three new members of JSC amidst a storm of criticism

'The ANC and Zuma are only trying to have yes men and women in the JSC so that the JSC can appoint judges who can rule in their favour'

9 hours ago
STEVEN FRIEDMAN: There's nothing radical about the ANC's policy proposals

'It’s not radical, nor will it achieve its stated aim, because it doesn’t suggest ways of moving the economy from its current pattern'

9 hours ago
SA's corrupt government rigs tenders and enriches a tiny elite. The year is 1699

Government and business tender collusion has reached new heights, prices are fixed, corruption is rife, contracts are manipulated to enrich the most powerful, ...

11 hours ago
Inside SA's simmering cauldron of hate and corruption

'I still think every day they will come for me. I’m fighting for my life'

2 days ago
TONY LEON: Why Maimane must act swiftly against Zille

'If the reputation of the party is harmed from within, he has to act swiftly to put it to rights'

2 days ago
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Struggle heroes gather to pray for Kathrada's recovery

'I am here on behalf of the residents of Johannesburg to say to Kathy and his family‚ please get well‚ this country still needs you'

2 days ago
New law will ban foreigners from buying agricultural land in SA

Foreigners considering selling land must give the Minister of Rural Development and Land Reform first option on the property, according to the bill

2 days ago
Maimane on Zille: No sacred cows in the DA

'I have a taken deliberate action to say the words of Premier Helen Zille are inconsistent with our party'

3 days ago
JUSTICE MALALA: Zuma's moves come out of Putin's vicious playbook

'Vladimir Putin, the president and strongman of Russia, is one of Zuma’s heroes'

4 days ago
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'Should we stay or should we go?' - SACP to debate future of alliance with ANC

'I challenge you that the delegate you send to our congress in July be given a mandate to discuss this. You must be bold,' said Nzimande

4 days ago
NJONGONKULU NGUNGANE: 'Dlamini's arrogance is breathtaking'

'The fact that it has come to this underlines the moral bankruptcy of the Zuma regime'

7 days ago
Dlamini speaks after scathing Constitutional Court judgment - 'I am so sorry'

She said her staff were still studying the judgment‚ but she was pleased for the people of South Africa

7 days ago
Nice constitution, shame about the millions who remain excluded

'Why is the country failing to translate these constitutional rights into reality?'

7 days ago
'Nothing wrong' with Prasa boss's 350% pay hike, says minister

The minister came out firmly in defence of Letsoalo in her affidavit filed in the Pretoria High Court yesterday, saying some employees reporting to him were ...

7 days ago
Zuma stands by Dlamini, says there is no crisis

Zuma dismissed calls for her dismissal saying only in a “funny democracy” would a minister be punished for something that has not yet happened

7 days ago
Maimane: Helen Zille faces 'disciplinary process' over colonialism remarks

'For those claiming legacy of colonialism was ONLY negative‚ think of our independent judiciary‚ transport infrastructure‚ piped water etc'

8 days ago
KwaZulu-Natal ANC leader backs land seizure without compensation

'If we don’t agree on expropriation, we will have to take a view of ensuring that we mobilize for a referendum'

8 days ago
Gordhan: Extension of social grant contract 'would be unlawful'

'If you want to do anything with that tender‚ go back to the Constitutional Court'

10 days ago
POLITICS LIVE: How the social grants fiasco exposes the mechanics of state capture

'Unaccountable to anyone, never having to appear before Parliament, never responsible for any decisions, they reshape the way the ministry does things until ...

10 days ago
Jonas calls for 'mature politics, not populism'

'We have not prioritised economic growth. State monopoly is equally a problem'

10 days ago