United Democratic Movement

Type: Organization
Name: United Democratic Movement
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Youth league in action to prevent ‘siege’ success

THE Eastern Cape’s only two metropolitan municipalities are fast becoming headaches for the ANC’s youth wing as the race for control in 2016 begins.The ANC Youth League is currently being run by an interim structure after the Ayanda Matiti-led provincial ... [Published Herald Live - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

SAPA - BUDGET-AGRICULTURE

BUDGET-AGRICULTUREContributed by NAMPA / SAPA.ZOKWANA CHALLENGED ON FOOD SECURITYThe core business of the agriculture, forestry and fisheries department was to ensure food security for all South Africans, MPs heard on Wednesday.But over a fifth of the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Swaziland: 'Nation' Magazine Banned in Jail

Swaziland's only independent comment magazine has been banned from a jail in the kingdom because it is 'political', while the newspaper in effect owned by King Mswati is allowed.The Nation magazine, which is currently at the centre of a High Court case ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Swaziland: Africa's Last Absolute Monarchy

It is considered an act of terrorism to criticize King Mswati III. But as Swaziland's banned opposition continues to speak out, the international community turns a blind eye.The People's United Democratic Movement (PUDEMO) is Swaziland's biggest opposition ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Tlakula off to ConCourt over 'unfair' ruling

These allegations were contained in papers filed yesterday with the Constitutional Court, where Tlakula has applied for leave to appeal against the ruling.Last month the Electoral Court found that Tlakula had committed misconduct in the 2009 procurement ... [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

IEC chairperson granted special leave

Pretoria - President Jacob Zuma has granted Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) chairperson Advocate Pansy Tlakula leave of absence.“The President has granted the special leave of absence until a final decision on her fitness to hold office as Chairperson ... [Published SAnews.gov.za - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Jacob Zuma ‘unlikely to stand in 2017’

DEMOCRATIC Alliance (DA) leader Helen Zille thinks President Jacob Zuma is unlikely to stand for re-election as president of the African National Congress (ANC) in 2017. And while Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa may appear to be in a prime position to ... [Published BDlive - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

ANC condemns alleged misuse of Mabida memorial fund

Corruption was a cancer that had no place in the ANC and South African society. | 25 June 2014 07:30Be the first to commentThis was the ruling party’s response to the arrest and court appearance of Buffalo City municipality mayor Zukiswa Ncitha and five ... [Published Rosebank Killarney Gazette - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

Zuma to decide on IEC boss’s leave request

President Jacob Zuma was considering IEC chairwoman Pansy Tlakula’s request for special leave, the Presidency said on Monday.“President Zuma has received a request for special leave from advocate Pansy Tlakula, chairperson of the Independent Electoral ... [Published Daily News South Africa - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 18 2014 - Updated Jun 19 2014 - 8 reports

Ruling puts IEC chief’s job on the line

Court recommends committee of National Assembly give her the bootINDEPENDENT Electoral Commission (IEC) chairwoman Pansy Tlakula has been dealt a severe blow in her fight to keep her job.The Electoral Court recommended yesterday that a committee of the ... [Published Security.co.za - Jun 19 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 18 2014 - 2 reports

UDM finds SONA ‘underwhelming’

Cape Town - President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation on Tuesday was once again underwhelming, United Democratic Movement chief whip Nqabayomzi Kwankwa said."I think the entire speech was an underwhelming list of promises once more," Kwankwa said after ... [Published IOL - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 3 reports

Madonsela to probe labour department tender

PRETORIA - Public Protector Thuli Madonsela will investigate a complaint of a conflict of interest in the awarding of a R1,9-billion labour department tender, the Sunday Independent reported.This after United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa ... [Published ENCA - Jun 15 2014]

Quotes

The Times of Swaziland reported that correctional officers refused to allow the Nation to be handed to inmates because it "was political and as such was not allowed into the facility"
...Makhanya told DW of threats against his life and the unexplained deaths of party members. "Taking a stand against the king and fighting for the freedom of the Swazi people always come with the possibility of physical harm. But we remain committed and determined" he said. Makhanya believes, criminalizing PUDEMO is a ploy to delegitimize the voice of the Swazi people
"The conduct of a commissioner prior to her or his appointment as commissioner cannot be taken into account in determining whether the commissioner has misconducted (sic) herself or himself" she said in an affidavit
One of Amos's two children, Doctor Mbedzi (18), says he misses the kindness and love of his father. "My father was everything to me. Now I just rely on memories we had when he was still here.”"

More Content

All (46) | News (45) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (1) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Youth league in action to prevent ‘siege’ success [Published Herald Live - 17 hours ago]
SAPA - BUDGET-AGRICULTURE [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 16 2014]
Swaziland: 'Nation' Magazine Banned in Jail [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
Swaziland: Africa's Last Absolute Monarchy [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 15 2014]
Tlakula off to ConCourt over 'unfair' ruling [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 09 2014]
“Please release Amos Mbedzi from Swazi prison” [Published Zoutnet - Jul 04 2014]
Swaziland: Swaziland Struggle for Freedom [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 03 2014]
President Zuma grants IEC boss Tlakula leave of... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Jul 02 2014]
IEC chairperson granted special leave [Published SAnews.gov.za - Jul 02 2014]
Jacob Zuma grants Pansy Tlakula leave of absence [Published City Press - Jul 01 2014]
Jacob Zuma ‘unlikely to stand in 2017’ [Published BDlive - Jul 01 2014]
DA looks beyond photo opportunities, says Zille [Published BDlive - Jul 01 2014]
ANC condemns alleged misuse of Mabida memorial ... [Published Rosebank Killarney Gazette - Jun 25 2014]
Zuma to decide on IEC boss’s leave request [Published Daily News South Africa - Jun 24 2014]
Zuma considering special leave for Tlakula [Published Times Live South Africa - Jun 23 2014]
Jacob Zuma considering Pansy Tlakula’s leave re... [Published City Press - Jun 23 2014]
Parliament should wait for court – ANC [Published Citizen.co.za - Jun 20 2014]
Tlakula to Fight Electoral Court Ruling [Published SA Breaking News - Jun 20 2014]
Tlakula to ask Zuma for leave [Published Jacaranda 94.2 - Jun 19 2014]
Ruling puts IEC chief’s job on the line [Published Security.co.za - Jun 19 2014]
Tlakula's fate in parliament's hands [Published ENCA - Jun 19 2014]
Pansy unfit for office - court [Published Times Live South Africa - Jun 18 2014]
UDM: Recommendation on Tlakula overdue [Published News24 - Jun 18 2014]
Parties welcome Tlakula ruling [Published Times Live South Africa - Jun 18 2014]
SAPA - COURT-TLAKULA-2ND-LD-REAX [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jun 18 2014]
SAPA - ZUMA-HOLOMISA [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jun 18 2014]
Court recommends IEC chair's removal INVESTIGATION [Published Polity.org.za - Jun 18 2014]
Recommendation on Tlakula overdue: UDM [Published The New Age Online - Jun 18 2014]
Court recommends IEC Chair’s removal [Published Herald Live - Jun 18 2014]
UDM finds SONA ‘underwhelming’ [Published IOL - Jun 17 2014]
1 2
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.