The groups have brought an application to force President Jacob Zuma to suspend NDPP Shaun Abrahams right away, and save the NPA.
High Court in Pretoria hears arguments from Freedom Under Law & Helen Suzman Foundation on why the NPA head should be suspended.
24 November 2016 12:44 PM
Cosatu backs Cyril Ramaphosa to be next ANC president rather than Dlamini-Zuma, and wants Mineral Resources Minister Zwane to go.
Shaun Abrahams as well as Torie Pretorius and Sibongile Mzinyathi have until Monday to tell Zuma why they shouldn't be suspended
24 November 2016 11:08 AM
Cosatu founding General Secretary Jay Naidoo took over the Lead SA Twitter account engaging South Africans on various issues.
24 November 2016 11:31 AM
Zuma has stood firm despite various calls for him to step down amid the state capture report and his support for the Gupta family.
Various business leaders, ANC stalwarts and civil society organisations have come together to call for change in South Africa.
MPs have tabled questions for Zuma to answer at his final Q&A - one of which asks about attempts to gag the state capture report.
23 November 2016 10:16 AM
The interview reveals a trail of lies by the Gupta brother known for being cosy with high-ranking government officials.
Former head of the NPA, Vusi Pikoli spoke to Kieno Kammies about his tenure in office and what led to his sacking.
The ANC’s provincial executive committee (PEC) condemned recent media statements made by suspended chairperson Marius Fransman.
Parliament has also passed the Division of Revenue Amendment Bill after it failed twice when there were not enough MPs to vote
Political analyst Ralph Mathekga looks at what was achieved at the ANC veterans meeting with the National Working Committee.
Veterans insist that a consultative conference is neccesary and should only take place with a clear agenda.
Struggle veterans are meeting with the ANC National Working Committee to present a document titled ‘For the sake of the country’.
Chief executive at Pan African Holdings, Iraj Abedian, says Government finances are one aspect that will be looked at.
AG announced billions in govt irregular expenditure, and economist Azar Jammine says some individuals in SOEs are abusing deals.
17 November 2016 12:36 PM
President filed his affidavit in response to calls to suspend the NPA head and fellow prosecutors, saying action is premature.
Dr Vusi Mncube conducted a forensic investigation on behalf of Acsa but it seems he has a pending fraud case in Burundi.
16 November 2016 12:47 PM
Freedom Under Law application could be reason why Zuma is acting quickly in Abrahams case suggests journalist Mandy Wiener.
The NPA has come under fire over recent months for bowing to political pressure regarding Pravin Gordhan's prosecution.
Ntlemeza angry at withdrawal of charges against Gordhan, Zuma gives Abrahams until 28 November to explain why he should stay on.
The recent reports have added fuel to claims of state capture over the business family's relationship with Zuma.
Energy expert Chris Yelland predicts new CEO will not come from Eskom board or executive management as they are compromised.
Eskom CEO Brian Molefe is resigning, claiming the report's observations harmfully damaged his and the power utility's reputation.
In a statement, Eskom CEO Brian Molefe says he will leave Eskom on 1 January 2017.
The Helen Suzman Foundation says Shaun Abrahams did not follow due process in bringing these charges against Finance Minister.
10 November 2016 12:36 PM
Fransman's ANC membership has been suspended for five years after being found guilty on two counts of misconduct.
10 November 2016 12:58 PM
MPs will vote on a motion of no confidence in President Zuma - and ANC MPs may have to manage perceptions of having no backbone.
It was reported over the weekend that the NPA will charge Pravin Gordhan before Christmas, but they say reports are without merit.
Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi of the Hawks says these rumours are untrue and says information about Gordhan charges unfounded.
ANC WC leader Marius Fransman says the ANC has denied him documentation relevant to the sexual assault allegations against him.
NPA boss Shaun Abrahams will have to explain himself in Parliament after his about-turn on charging Pravin Gordhan with fraud.
ANC Gauteng chair, Paul Mashatile, says he's glad the NPA came to this decision sooner rather than later.
Phosa says Shaun Abrahams is morally bankrupt and should have announced his resignation after withdrawing the Gordhan charges.
Jackson Mthembu is the first high level serving ANC member to come out and say NEC and Zuma must go, notes EWN's Stephen Grootes.
NPA says Pillay and Magashula have made submissions and if their charges are dropped then unlikely that Gordhan charges will stick
Professor Lesiba Teffo says ANC silence is indicative of a party already split but for the formalities.
8 September 2016 12:06 PM
Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan spoke up on current hot topics and Daily Maverick's Ranjeni Munusamy says he seems more "bullish".