Andisiwe Makinana Political correspondent

Andisiwe Makinana is a political correspondent for the Sunday Times.

Objections as Patel appoints acting chair of Lotteries Commission


The appointment of a new board chairperson for the embattled National Lotteries Commission will be delayed as the ...

ATM threatens legal action over secret Cyril Ramaphosa no confidence ballot


The African Transformation Movement has given National Assembly speaker Thandi Modise until close of business on Monday ...

Senior MP feared for Pravin Gordhan as EFF MPs charged towards him


National Assembly house chairperson Grace Borotho says she was scared that EFF MPs would beat up or even stab public ...

Cyril Ramaphosa faces his first motion of no confidence in parliament


The National Assembly will debate a motion of no confidence in President Cyril Ramaphosa next Thursday.

Solly Malatsi steps down as DA spokesperson


Solly Malatsi is no longer DA national spokesperson.

Unity important, but so is constructive criticism: Cyril Ramaphosa


While calling for unity of the ANC, President Cyril Ramaphosa said it was also important  to provide constructive ...

Ramaphosa praises 'Mama Action' Nomvula Mokonyane's ANC work


ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has praised Nomvula Mokonyane, the party's head of organising, for the work she has been ...

Lamola reveals UAE is not co-operating with SA request to return the Guptas


Justice minister Ronald Lamola has told parliament that the United Arab Emirates was not co-operating regarding the ...

R8.4m spent in just six months to accommodate Deputy President DD Mabuza's bodyguards


Government spent R8.39m of taxpayers' money to accommodate deputy president David Mabuza's security personnel in hotels ...

Communications ministry 'does not support' SABC retrenchments: Ndabeni-Abrahams


Communications minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has told parliament that her ministry did not support the retrenchment ...