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Ramaphosa backers stage own rally close to ANCWL rally addressed by Dlamini-Zuma in Mpumalanga

KWAMHLANGA, November 18 – A group of about 200 supporters of Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa held a rally in KwaMhlanga in Mpumalanga on Saturday about 200 metres away from the stadium where another rally, held by the ANC Women’s League (ANCWL), was being addressed by Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. Dlamini-Zuma and Ramaphosa are frontrunners in the race […]

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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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Another boost for Dlamini-Zuma

Sello Theletsane  The African National Congress Women’s League (ANCWL) in Mpumalanga Province had an extended PEC Meeting with all four Regions represented on the 10th of November 2017 for the ANC Elective Conference Nominations purposes. Following a lengthy deliberations and consideration of through the eye of a needle as a guiding Document in choosing the […]

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Dlamini-Zuma leads preliminary presidential race amongst KZN branches

DURBAN, November 2 – The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal announced on Thursday that presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma was ahead of Cyril Ramaphosa oin the province in the leadership race for the ruling party. Speaking at Coastlands Hotel Musgrave, provincial leadership told media that out of the total KZN branches that had convened thus far, 247 had […]

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Mpumalanga ANC distances itself from Ramaphosa rally

JOHANNESBURG, October 17 – The Mpumalanga provincial leadership of the African National Congress (ANC) on Tuesday distanced itself from a text message announcing a rally in Mbombela expected to be addressed by party presidential hopeful, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa. Ramaphosa and former African Union Commission chairperson, Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, are front runners in the race to lead the […]

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Political certainty needed for economic reform in South Africa – central bank governor

Johannesburg, September 28 – South Africa must sort out its political problems in order to kickstart structural reform and unlock economic growth, central bank governor Lesetja Kganyago told Reuters on Thursday. Speaking on the sidelines of a conference organised in London by the Bank of England, Kganyago also said financial market inflation expectations seemed to […]

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SABC apologises to Dlamini-Zuma for ‘mistakes’ on recent news bulletins

JOHANNEBURG, September 24 – The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) on Sunday apologised to African National Congress MP and presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma for the “recent mistakes on our news bulletins”. The SABC believed that “these mistakes were demeaning” to Dlamini-Zuma, SABC acting group CEO Nomsa Philiso said in a statement. “In early August this […]

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Conspiracy high Makhanya confirms a chauvinist mind on Nkosazana Dlamini- Zuma candidacy!

In Response to City Press “Playing to the Big Man’s Tune” by Mondli Makhanya  (September 24, 2017)  Mondli Makhanya remains a colourful commentator. We are in an exciting season of elections within the ANC. As to be expected we have all nailed our colours to the mast, commentators are not exempted, and hence Makhanya is […]