POLITICS LIVE: The growing political showdown between Makhura and Zuma

'What is unraveling here is not just a party political construct. The fact is that national and provincial government are no longer on the same page in Gauteng ...

13 hours ago
JUSTICE MALALA: Gordhan — The signs are ominous

'A man who is in the pocket of the notorious Gupta family, Brian Molefe, is being sworn into parliament'

19 hours ago
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Coming soon: Honourable Member Molefe

The former CEO of Eskom will be given a seat from the North West after one of its MPs resigned, said officials who asked not to be identified

3 days ago
DA scrambling to 'clean up' after Mashaba's gaffes

We can’t appoint people and say, ‘we’ll see you in five years,’ DA leader Mmusi Maimane said

4 days ago
POLITICS LIVE: Banks, babies and the Gupta bathwater

If you are a conspiracy theorist, you might ask if this is just another leg in the battle between the Guptas and the banks

4 days ago
McBride says Phahlane probe being disrupted by the police minister

'It is difficult to envisage that the minister will take our recommendations seriously. When we send our monthly reports, they get sent back to us'

4 days ago
MMUSI MAIMANE: The ANC is 'the enemy of the people'

'From the Marikana 34 to the Esidemeni 94, this government has turned against the people of this country. This is a murderous government'

6 days ago
PATRICK BOND: Zuma's blossoming love affair with alternative facts

Given Zuma’s distortions of reality, might this simply degenerate into another episode of talk left, walk right?

6 days ago
What Trump and Zuma discussed on the phone

Zuma congratulated Trump on his election as the 45th president of the USA

6 days ago
KERWIN LEBONE: The third force, the counter-revolution and fake news

'The ‘third force’ narrative's most explosive assumption – an organised, high-level plot – proved untenable'

7 days ago
POLITICS LIVE: Trump will call Zuma today. This is what he should say

'Whatever he might think of Trump's awkward, sometimes vile, politics, the US is a major economic partner and South Africa needs trade and investment'

7 days ago
PRINCE MASHELE: Zuma's speech and the 'politics of the belly'

'Zuma rode to South Africa’s seat of power, the Union Buildings, on a bandwagon of victimhood, dancing and singing songs that glorify the machine gun'

7 days ago
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JUSTICE MALALA: Rotten land deal shows what Zuma means by 'radical economic transformation'

'It was as if we were watching Die Groot Krokodil back in 1985, unable and unwilling to cross his own Rubicon'

7 days ago
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Hawks boss, O'Sullivan in furious row over 'joining the dots'

'Lieutenant-General Ntlemeza is concerned about the malicious‚ baseless accusations which seeks to compromise or to undermine the sovereignty of the country'

7 days ago
POLITICS LIVE: I really should write something about the State of the Nation Address ...

'He was mocking and taunting her, she was edging ever closer to her nuclear option. Then she pulled the trigger ... '

10 days ago
After the chaos, a giggle and a speech

'It looks like he has almost got used to the EFF doing their thing and the DA following suit. When he got to the second part of his speech he was relaxed and ...

10 days ago
Zuma planned 'mayhem' in Parliament, says Maimane

'It is deplorable that ordinary members of the public were pepper sprayed while attending this evenings sitting'

10 days ago
JACOB ZUMA: My radical plan for South Africa's economy

'Twenty two years into our freedom and democracy‚ the majority of black people are still economically disempowered. They are dissatisfied with the economic ...

11 days ago
Zuma launches 'radical economic transformation' platform

'Today we are starting a new chapter of radical economic transformation. We are moving beyond words.'

11 days ago
State of the nation: Full boxing report

'The president is in breach of his oath of office…He cannot address honourable members including the presiding officers. Parliament is in contempt of the ...

11 days ago