#SonaDebate: DA wants Ramaphosa to axe a slew of ministers: Official opposition party leader Mmusi Maimane has thrown down the gauntlet to President Cyril Ramaphosa, calling on him to get rid of a slew of ministers he has accused of aiding state capture. Speaking in Parliament on Monday during a debate on the State of the Nation Address, Maimane pledged his and the DA’s support
KZN ANC unhappy with Zuma’s recall: ANC branches in KwaZulu-Natal have expressed unhappiness with over a decision by the ruing party’s National Executive Committee (NEC) to recall former President Jacob Zuma. Zuma reluctantly tendered his resignation on Wednesday last week. In a build-up to the party’s elective conference in December, KwaZulu-Natal was the strongest supporter of Zuma’s chosen successor Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma.
Mashaba denies wife’s firm is doing business with city of JHB: Johannesburg Executive Mayor Herman Mashaba has dismissed claims he hired his wife’s firm to do work with the city. “The latest in this ridiculous series is now allegations of Lephatsi Financial Services doing work for the city of Johannesburg around the in-sourcing of security personnel. While campaigning for mayor of the city of Johannesburg, I resigned
Trail of 14 Marikana residents resumes: The trial of 14 Marikana residents is expected to resume in the North West High Court in Mogwase on Monday. Aubrey Seitsang, Sibonile Sobopha, Mdlondozi Fundiwo, Herbert Baqhesi, Napoleon Webster and William Nyenyane and eight others are facing murder charges following the death of Sabata Petrus Chale who was hacked with knives and spears in
Grace Mugabe’s diplomatic immunity case to be heard in May: Civil rights group AfriForum has announced that former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe’s diplomatic immunity matter will be heard in May. In August last year, AfriForum filed papers requesting that the decision to grant diplomatic immunity to the former Zimbabwean first lady be reviewed. “Regarding AfriForum’s planned action against Grace Mugabe, CEO Kallie Kriel points
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