The Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans Association will not announce their formal position on recalling President Jacob Zuma until the ANC National Executive declares their stance on the matter, but also says it will support any decision the NEC takes.
A preservation order was granted against Gupta-owned companies, exposing a conspiracy by the family to steal money from the state and the end of Zuma’s tenure was sealed when he appealed a court order transferring the power to appoint the NDPP to the deputy president.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) on Sunday urged former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu to be contrite, truthful and take responsibility when she testifies at the Life Esidimeni arbitration hearings this week.
The end of Jacob Zuma’s tenure as South Africa’s president was sealed on Thursday when he filed his appeal against a court order that transferred the power to appoint the national director of public prosecutions to the deputy president.
A sensational preservation order granted this week against Gupta-owned companies has exposed a grand conspiracy by the family to steal money from the state with help from senior politicians and government officials.
As the SABC ship sails on with the three top positions filled by acting executives, the public broadcaster’s board and Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane cannot agree who has the final say in making the permanent appointments.
Despite a robust and independent judiciary to protect the rule of law, South Africa’s human rights record remained poor in 2017, according to a Human Rights Watch report titled Fighting for Rights Succeeds.