ANC Stalwarts: The party is in an untenable political crisis, Zuma must step down

ANC stalwarts and veterans have once again called for President Jacob Zuma to step down with immediate effect. This call forms one of many resolutions adopted at their national consultative conference which was held over the past three days in Braamfontein. Former presidents Thabo Mbeki and Kgalema Motlanthe attended the event, along with several National […]
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ANC to intervene in three ‘troubled’ provinces over branch meetings

The ANC’s national executive committee (NEC) is to intervene in branch general meetings in three provinces over nominations of presidential candidates for the upcoming national elective conference. Secretary general Gwede Mantashe told journalists during a media briefing on Monday that it would intervene in KwaZulu-Natal, the Eastern Cape and the Northern Cape. At least 70% […]
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State capture report a political tool – Zuma

President Jacob Zuma believes that the public protector’s report on state capture was a political tool meant to be used to deal with certain individuals. In an exclusive interview with ANN7 on Monday evening, Zuma spoke out about the state of capture report by former public protector Thuli Madonsela, in which she recommended that Zuma […]
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Zackie Achmat: SA is on the verge of ‘chaos’ – Yes we know that already!

We must accept we are in an extremely dangerous situation where, unless we do something, we will create the moment of chaos.” This is the warning to South Africa from 55-year-old anti-apartheid activist and acclaimed Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) co-founder Zackie Achmat. “Everyone I know, all of us just hope Cyril [Ramaphosa] will win [the […]
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‘De Volkskrant – Netherlands ‘The Silent War In South Africa Is Fed By A Corrupt Government

Protest tegen de plaasmoorde bij het Voortrekkermonument in Pretoria, Oktober 30Protes against the farm murders at the Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria, October 30th. The Government Turns A Blind Eye To The Fate Of The Farmers (Translation – The original article is shown below) The Netherlands, the first in the fight against apartheid, must now protest against […]
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How you will pay for Zuma’s free education plan

The government is considering drastic budget cuts to fund free higher education, including cutting social grants, freezing the roll-out of RDP houses and increasing taxes. With the country facing an unpre-cedented R50.8‑billion revenue hole, a treasury document has been put before President Jacob Zuma by the presidential fiscal committee, outlining possible areas where budgets could […]
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Zuma’s Mask Slips All The Way As He Shows How Far He’s Willing To Go

Jacob Zuma drops soil onto the grave of veteran journalist Zwelakhe Sisulu at the West Park Cemetery in Johannesburg. Sisulu was imprisoned during apartheid for voicing opposition to the National Party. The coordinated, yet clumsy and moronic, attempt through the weekend by the State Security Agency and SA Revenue Service to stop distribution of Jacques […]
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Charges Laid Against ‘President’s Keepers’ Author Jacques Pauw

Move comes after repeated threats from State Security Agency Veteran journalist Jacques Pauw, the author of The President’s Keepers, leaves the eNCA offices in Hyde Park, Johannesburg, this week.  Gauteng provincial police spokesman Col Lungelo Dlamini has told TimesLIVE that criminal charges have been opened against investigative journalist Jacques Pauw. TimesLIVE understands the charges against Pauw, author of […]
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Dlamini Zuma To Transfer White Minority If Elected – “Wishful Thinking”

 The presidential hopeful says it’s ‘fine’ if the country’s white business community refuses to endorse her bid to succeed President Jacob Zuma as ANC leader. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma at a cadres assembly in Evaton. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma said on Thursday it was fine if the country’s white business community declined to endorse her bid to succeed […]
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Traditional Leadership Bill An ANC Trojan Horse 

A potentially frightening development has been spotted. It’s the Zuptoid lawmaker’s attempt to craft a political blank cheque when it comes to the all-important vote-getting rural areas. African National Congress (ANC) The ancient rulers had soothsayers and wizards guiding political decisions, today we have scientific experts and journalists informing the broad electorate, which then chooses who […]
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