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Dr Nzimande, Minister for Higher Education
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Nzimande faces chopping block following secret ballot vote

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande faces a chopping block following last week’s secret ballot vote in a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. It is understood that Nzimande voted with the opposition, aiming to remove President Zuma from power. According to SA Breaking News, the president indicated that Nzimande’s position may not be […]

Gordhan backs ANC MPs after voting with opposition parties
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Gordhan backs ANC MPs after voting with opposition parties

Former Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan has backed members of the African National Congress (ANC) who voted with the opposition in a secret ballot vote in a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma, saying it would be unconstitutional to carry out disciplinary actions against Members of Parliament (MPs). This comes a week after President […]

The ruling party’s leaders are too weak to lead – Wits Professor
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The ruling party’s leaders are too weak to lead – Wits Professor

According to Susan Booysen, Professor in the Wits School of Governance at the University of the Witwatersrand  “The ruling party’s leaders are too weak to lead, or too weak to take over.” In her article titled  “ANC policy anarchy ” Susan Booysen argues that the leadership of the South Africa’s governing party African National Congress (ANC) […]

Gungubele urges MPs to partake peacefully on secret ballot vote
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Gungubele urges MPs to partake peacefully on secret ballot vote

African National Congress (ANC) Member of Parliament (MP) Mondli Gungubele has urged MPs to partake peacefully on secret ballot vote in a motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma. This follows Constitutional Court verdict that set aside the views of Speaker Baleka Mbete saying she was mistaken to think she does not have the […]

ANC, DA emerge victorious in June 14, municipal by-elections
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ANC, DA emerge victorious in June 14, municipal by-elections

The African National Congress (ANC) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) have retained the wards they won in the 2016 Municipal Elections in by-elections contested yesterday in the Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga and Northern Cape. Nothing for the new ‘kid on the bloc’ the Economic Freedom fighters (EFF) in the June 14 municipal by-elections who were hopeful […]

ANC might pay ultimate price in 2019 – Mashatile
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ANC might pay ultimate price in 2019 – Mashatile

African National Congress (ANC) Chairperson in Gauteng Province, Paul Mashatile has criticized his party following distraction during May Day celebration. Mashatile says what happened on Monday might cost the party during 2019 elections saying the leadership of the party will have to meet in its different organizations to resolve the issue. On Monday ANC’s alliance […]