Speaker may suspend Malema

EFF to face consequences for pandemonium. NATIONAL Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete is considering to suspend EFF leader Julius Malema and his MPs following their disruption of sittings of the house last week.

LEARNING FROM THE BEST: Professor Ben Turok led political classes for some of the ANC’s Eastern Cape deployees at the weekend. Picture: MICHAEL PINYANA

ANC economic policies ‘mix-up’

Stalwart urges ruling party to scrutinise plans. SEASONED historian and ANC stalwart Professor Ben Turok has challenged ANC members to be critical of the economic policies the state is adopting, including the national development plan.


ANCYL elections on track despite walkout by group

FORMER Dispatch journalist Ncedo Kumbaca’s bid for the chairmanship of the ANC Youth League in the province gained momentum after two regions nominated him during conferences held over the weekend.


Hawks probe housing scam

Officials, contractors accused of defrauding state of millions of rands. THE Hawks are investigating human settlement officials and two contractors for allegedly defrauding the department of millions of rands.


Game over for ANC’s Chris Hani region heads

THE ANC’s national leaders have turned down an appeal from its Chris Hani region against its axing.

SACP youth leader Ludwe Mnweba, right, was removed from his position.

Another BCM official removed from position

A DAY after the ANC announced that BCM city manager Andile Fani should go on special leave, a manager in the office of the speaker and SACP youth leader Ludwe Mnweba, was removed from his position.

Luleka Simon-Ndzele and ANC BCM regional secretary Phumlani Mkolo

BCM trio to hear fate soon

National integrity body mulls evidence THE fate of Buffalo City’s leaders now rests in the hands of the ANC’s national integrity commission (NIC) and may be known by the end of this month.


Chaos marks ANCYL’s election battle in BCM

Police called in as delayed conference is disrupted by delegates. DIVISIONS in the ANC Youth League leadership were opened wider at the weekend when the Buffalo City regional conference degenerated into chaos.

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