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ANCWL nominates Dlamini-Zuma as ANC president, names choice for top 6

JOHANNESBURG,  November 13 – The African National Congress Women’s League on Monday, named Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as it’s preferred candidate as president of the ruling party. Mpumalanga Premier and ANC provincial chairperson David “DD” Mabuza was named as the ANCWL’s deputy president, current Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa as national chairperson and Free State Premier Ace Magashule as secretary general. […]

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Johnny Mekoa was a remarkable musician and teacher, says Zuma

JOHANNESBURG, July 5 – World renowned trumpeter and music educator Dr. Ramakgobotla Johny Mekoa was a remarkable musician who contributed to the music sector, President Jacob Zuma said on Tuesday. “We have lost a remarkable musician and teacher who contributed immensely to the music sector and selflessly imparted his musical knowledge and skills to aspirant […]

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ANC delegates get down to organisational matters at policy conference

JOHANNESBURG, July 1 – The second day of the African National Congress’s (ANC) 5th national policy conference in Johannesburg began on Saturday with delegates splitting up into closed commissions to discuss organisational renewal, strategy, and tactics. The day started with Arts and Culture Minister Nathi Mthethwa presenting a report on strategy and tactics to the plenary. […]

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ANC must guard against people defending themselves and not the movement – Mthethwa

PIETERMARITZBURG – The African National Congress (ANC) faces a difficult time ahead of its national policy conference and elective conference later this year, National Executive Committee (NEC) member Nathi Mthethwa conceded on Thursday. Delivering the Archie Gumede Memorial Lecture at Pietermaritzburg city hall on Thursday, Mthethwa said one of the problems was within the party […]