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Past articles by Queenin:

Why the ANC was ordered to stand down in Tshwane

ANC treasurer-general Paul Mashatile gave the party an instruction to not even try to contest for the Tshwane mayor position because it would have been a pointless exercise. → Read More

Ace Magashule’s pals score big

Millions of rands worth of PPE tenders have been awarded to companies and individuals with ties to the ANC’s secretary-general. → Read More

Tobacco industry given confidence boost by chance to appeal ban

The Fair Trade Independent Tobacco Association (Fita) has been granted leave to appeal the high court’s ruling in favour of government’s cigarette and tobacco products ban. → Read More

Efforts to revive VBS Bank under way

The SA Reserve Bank has received a letter requesting the VBS Mutual Bank licence to be reactivated. → Read More

Hospital in QwaQwa in breach of Covid rules

The department of employment and labour in the Free State is investigating Mofumahadi Manapo Mopeli Hospital in QwaQwa for contravening Covid-19 regulations. → Read More

‘State lied about tobacco ban’

The association taking the government to court over the tobacco ban has accused it of inflating the number of people who supported the ban and using literature that does not show the link between cigarette smoking and the Covid-19 coronavirus. → Read More

DA staff face more retrenchments

The DA is looking into the possibility of retrenching more staff to create a structure that is more suitable to its needs. The decision will be made before the end of the party’s financial year next month. → Read More

‘If it means we have to die, that is fine’ – Zuma backers plot his defence

Infuriated by the judiciary’s issuing of an arrest warrant for the former president, pro-Zuma forces lay the groundwork for a fightback campaign. → Read More

ANC’s Lebogang Maile to work on forcing Tshwane mayor and council speaker out

Having so far failed in their joint effort with the EFF to dethrone the DA in Tshwane, the ANC is leaving it to Gauteng Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Lebogang Maile to flex his muscles. → Read More

DA ready to axe Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa

Despite his special leave being rescinded by the DA, a cloud still hangs over the head of Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa, with sources claiming the party’s ready to axe him. → Read More

Parly should deal with Malema calling judges ‘traumatised and old’ – Mogoeng

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has said that it was up to Parliament to deal with a remark by EFF leader Julius Malema that judges are “traumatised and old”, which he made during a Women’s Day commemoration in the Northern Cape last month. → Read More

Axed councillors to ‘divorce’ ANC

The 15 councillors in Maluti-a-Phofung Local Municipality in the Free State, who were fired by the ANC’s disciplinary committee for misconduct last year, say they are fed up and are breaking away from the party. → Read More

Gauteng male MEC to get the chop as women’s league raises unhappiness

One of these MECs – public transport and road infrastructure MEC Jacob Mamabolo; economic development, agriculture and environment MEC Kgosientso Ramokgopa; or health MEC Bandile Masuku – is likely to make way for a female MEC. → Read More

EFF threatens to name 40 more ANC MPs who wanted Zuma ousted

The EFF has threatened to stoke more trouble within the ANC by revealing the names of other ANC leaders like Derek Hanekom who were involved in meetings to remove former president Jacob Zuma from office. → Read More

Cyril Ramaphosa has his back against the wall

Detractors within the ANC will not support action against Mkhwebane while opposition parties want Parliament to discipline him. → Read More

How EFF-DA marriage collapsed

The EFF would rather not vote on crucial local government budgets – and instead hold early by-elections – than side with the DA in the hung municipalities of Tshwane, Johannesburg and Nelson Mandela Bay. → Read More

Bikers For Mandela Day Rally To Keep Girls In School

R180-worth of sanitary pads can allow an impoverished girl to stay in school all month, every month for a year. Zelda la Grange and Bikers For Mandela Day are again rallying to the cause. → Read More

'The Real Housewives Of Johannesburg' – All You Need To Know!

Catch the first season on 1Magic – but first, get to know the six Joburg women whose lives will be laid bare. → Read More

WATCH: KFC SA's Hilarious World Cup Ad Causing International Stir

⚽⚽⚽ 'The ad was actually not targeted specifically at Neymar. It was making fun of this behaviour in general.' → Read More

Tumi Morake: Tiwa Savage's No-Show Was Disrespectful And Unapologetic

The Nigerian singer was a no-show on Monday night's 'WTFTumi'. → Read More