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Free State premier reprimands mayor for calling President Ramaphosa ‘a sellout’

JOHANNESBURG, June 5 – Free State Premier Sefora Sisi Ntombela on Tuesday reprimanded Dihlabeng Municipality mayor Lindiwe Makhalema for calling President Cyril Ramaphosa a ”sellout” in a Facebook post. The Facebook page is closed to at least 80 000 members of the African National Congress (ANC). One of the users reportedly asked the members whom […]

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Still no date for ANC KZN conference, but province is “relatively” unified

DURBAN, April 24 – African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General, Ace Magashule, said on Monday that although KwaZulu-Natal was ready for a provincial elective conference, a date had not yet been set. “Once the [National Executive Committee] gives the go-ahead, there will be conferences at regional and provincial level,” said Magashule. He said there was “unanimous […]

Lead Opinion South Africa

Winnie in death reveals the discomforting truth of ANC complicity, can it survive this truth come 2019!

Clyde Ramalaine JOHANNESBURG – The death and memorial services of the Mother of the Nation has revealed much. As is with many funerals of mothers, things are unveiled and revealed that were for some unknown, kept secret, hidden and under wraps. On another level, times of mourning forces friends and foes to engage one another because […]

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ANC nominates two women as premiers for Mpumalanga and Free State

JOHANNESBURG, March 14  – The ruling African National Congress (ANC) on Wednesday nominated two women to be premiers in Mpumalanga and the Free State.   ANC secretary general Ace Magashule announced that the party had nominated Refilwe Mtshweni as Premier for Mpumalanga and Sisi Ntobela for Free State. They would replace David Mabuza and Magashule respectively. Mabuza […]