Thabo Mbeki: 'Juju' told lies and I was ousted
'Lies were told to Juju (Malema) here by people whom Juju had no reason to disbelieve. He discovered much later that he was lied to'
Zuma’s luck may be running out – and why it could be bad news for SA: analyst
President Jacob Zuma may have lost a key ally in his bid to secure a clean victory at the ANC’s elective conference in December – and this may have some dark outcomes for South Africa and it’s ability to draw investors.
Mbeki Aids denial 'caused 300,000 deaths'
Aids policies of former South African president Thabo Mbeki directly responsible for deaths of more than a third of a million people – Harvard university
TRAINSPOTTER: The A-bomb – R2-billion amnesty package for Zuma?
Think of it as one of history’s most astonishing ever retirement packages: Daily Maverick has recently learned that an offer of R2-billion has been presented to Jacob Zuma, making it the most significant financial amnesty ever made to a sitting head of state. (The money would be raised from private individuals and institutions, and not from state coffers). Sources within the ANC, along with sources from the business community have confirmed that the A-bomb has indeed been dropped in at least…
This is how the ANC works – the unwritten methodology and practice
We are going down. The politics of the ANC will make sure of that. It is bigger and stronger and more pervasive than any internal opposition. Irrespective of whether the good guys win or lose. These are just steps on the road. They will not alter the trajectory. Because the politics of subservience and disingenuity is deep in the bloodstream of the ANC.
PETER BRUCE: Just five more months of this hell and Zuma's gone
And the Guptas feel a cold Shiva as their prospects dim
Mogoeng 'deeply concerned' by Speaker Mbete's comment on 'some judges'
'The Chief Justice is deeply concerned about apparently baseless perceptions or overly-generalised complaints against the judiciary and individual judges in particular'
WATCH: Unpacking what was and wasn't said at the ANC Policy conference
Most of day four of the conference saw delegates behind closed discussing key policy issues.