Union backs Ramaphosa to lead ANC

The SA Democratic Teachers' Union (Sadtu) has urged trade federation Cosatu to back Cyril Ramaphosa as the next African National Congress president.

Blade urges vigilance against alliances

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande says Cosatu delegates must remain vigilant to attempts to form an alternate alliance, anchored on the ruling capitalism class.

Alliance still relevant - Zuma

The Tripartite Alliance is still relevant, President Jacob Zuma reportedly said, a few weeks after Kgalema Motlanthe said it was dead.

DA slams Shembe gay remarks

Shembe Church leader Mduduzi Shembe has been criticised by the DA after he apparently blamed the KZN drought on gay marriage.