South Africa Politics
South Africa’s Constitutional Court ordered the government to pay social grants on April 1 via its current service provider, seeking to end a fiasco that had threatened the payment of benefits to 17 million people.
“For those claiming legacy of colonialism was ONLY negative, think of our independent judiciary, transport infrastructure etc,” Helen Zille said on Twitter.
It will be up to the Court to determine whether the Minister’s amendment should stand and whether or not the STBs will be produced without encryption capacity.
Zuma: “When leaders and members of ANC are corrupt and steal they are betraying the values of the ANC, the people and our country. We will not allow this.”
EFF spokesman Mbuyiseni Ndlozi said Malema was not going anywhere.
investigation into a suspected plot by cops to kill former president Nelson Mandela at his 1994 inauguration was “covered up,” it emerged in the Western Cape High Court on Monday.
South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) needs to end corruption and party divisions, and deliver on promises to tackle poverty
Bathabile Dlamini was born in Nquthu on 10 September 1962 and grew up in Nkandla, Matshensikazi. Read Bathabile Dlamini Biography.
Pretoria – Thousands of Democratic Alliance supporters marched through the streets of Pretoria on Friday, calling on Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini to resign.
South Africa formally revoked its withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC) after its High Court blocked the government’s bid to pull out of the Hague-based war crimes tribunal.
In an interview with the SABC Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) president Julius Malema described this option as a last resort.
“President Jacob Zuma has nominated Madam Justice Mandisa Muriel Lindelwa Maya as the President of the Supreme Court of Appeal,” said Zuma in a statement.
Mandisa Muriel Lindelwa Maya was born 20 March 1964, St Cuthberts, Tsolo, Eastern Cape. Read Mandisa Maya Biography.
ANC is in a quandary after President Jacob Zuma voiced his support of the growing call for land to be expropriated without compensation.
“The ANC is using apartheid tactics to jail people without trial‚” said Malema. “When they disagree with you politically and they can’t persuade you politically‚ they will lock you up. That is a crime against humanity.
“It is wrong to brandish all non-nationals as drug dealers or human traffickers,” South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma said in a statement.
President Jacob Zuma has warned opposition parties against using the deaths of more than 100 mentally ill patients in Gauteng last year for political gains.
“Armed military police, with live ammunition, on the precinct of parliament is completely untenable in a constitutional democracy,” Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane told reporters.