Mail & Guardian ANC top brass meets its Lower South Coast region over the suspension of its powers 2017-08-21T18:57:00.000000000+02:00 Regional leaders told the ANC NWC that the KZN provincial executive suspended its powers through an 'irrational' and 'politically-motivated' decision Bell tolls for Big Ben as four-year silence begins 2017-08-21T17:07:00.000000000+02:00 The atmosphere was sombre as the hour chimes heralded the final bongs. Global markets jittery as Trump fears persist 2017-08-21T16:59:00.000000000+02:00 Worries over Trump's stalled economic agenda and upcoming high-stakes Washington fights had hurt global stocks on Friday Africa's longest-serving leaders 2017-08-21T16:12:00.000000000+02:00 The continent is home to many men who have held office for two decades or more. Dos Santos: Angola's secretive leader heads towards exit 2017-08-21T15:24:00.000000000+02:00 Wednesday's elections will bring to an end a 38-year reign dominated by an unrelenting authoritarian style. Angola: The Dos Santos regime's key moments 2017-08-21T15:19:00.000000000+02:00 President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who has ruled Angola since 1979, will not contest the August 23 election Grace Mugabe: Why diplomatic immunity isn’t always an ‘out of jail’ ticket 2017-08-21T15:03:00.000000000+02:00 There is no basis for the spouse of a head of state to claim - as a right - some form of immunity when visiting a foreign state. Khoza hits back at claims that she 'insulted' ANC colleagues 2017-08-21T14:47:00.000000000+02:00 MP Makhosi Khoza has denied she insulted ANC colleagues following a boycott of a meeting she chaired last week. Hanekom promises to respond to Mantashe's warning 2017-08-21T11:41:00.000000000+02:00 Derek Hanekom will prepare a response to the party's request that he defend why he should remain chairperson of the national disciplinary structure. Five things we learned from the Premier League this weekend 2017-08-21T08:50:00.000000000+02:00 Ibrahimovic loss is a blessing in disguise for Man United and Spurs desperately need a Wembley win.