In The News South Africa

“All is not well within the alliance”: Ramaphosa

JOHANNESBURG, June 23 – All was not well within the Tripartite Alliance and components between the African National Congress, the South African Communist Party (SACP) and the Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) have been strained, ANC Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday. “The organisational challenges we face, the social and economic realities […]

In The News Opinion

ANC ill-discipline is not a virtue

By Carl Niehaus An opinion piece that first appeared in African Times. AN opinion piece by myself that was published last week in the African Times under the heading: ‘Nothing can destroy the ANC, except the ANC’, has generated considerable debate. Apparently some of those who still consider themselves to be ANC members, but who have seen it fit to use public platforms to […]