'Marginalise us at your peril', Western Cape alliance partners tell ANC

'Marginalise us at your peril', Western Cape alliance partners tell ANC
They claim the process and its results disregarded the alliance components reflected an anti-alliance connotation and appeared to be a worrying attempt to marginalise the rural section of the mass dem…
'Marginalise us at your peril', Western Cape alliance partners tell ANC

South Africa: Police in Rural Areas Are Under-Resourced – Trollip in Limpopo

South Africa: Police in Rural Areas Are Under-Resourced – Trollip in Limpopo
The Democratic Alliance unleashed … Trollip believes the government has to support the rural economy. He said the best way was to employ people where they stay because most South Africans …
South Africa: Police in Rural Areas Are Under-Resourced – Trollip in Limpopo

The Reserve Bank and the National Democratic Revolutionary Alliance

The Reserve Bank and the National Democratic Revolutionary Alliance
This realignment of political power follows from a meeting last month where the ANC, Cosatu, the SACP, and the South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) “reaffirmed the centrality of the Allia…
The Reserve Bank and the National Democratic Revolutionary Alliance

South Africa: DA Defends Mashaba On Sanitary Towels, Foreign Nationals Remarks

South Africa: DA Defends Mashaba On Sanitary Towels, Foreign Nationals Remarks
The Democratic Alliance has denied that Johannesburg Mayor … but have some unintended consequences. “For example, the government does not give recognition to an employer who feeds the employees.
South Africa: DA Defends Mashaba On Sanitary Towels, Foreign Nationals Remarks

“Zimbabwean government will resolve the situation” – South Africa’s response to Zim fuel protests

“Zimbabwean government will resolve the situation” – South Africa’s response to Zim fuel protests
“The current politically instigated, barbaric acts of terrorism being perpetrated by the MDC Alliance under the guise of mass protest should stop forthwith,” Moyo said. Read – Zimbabwe latest: EFF sla…
“Zimbabwean government will resolve the situation” – South Africa’s response to Zim fuel protests

African Union calls on Congo to hold off election result announcement

African Union calls on Congo to hold off election result announcement
The African Union says “serious doubts” remain over Democratic … of the South Africa Development Community (SADC), Zambian President Edgar Lungu suggested a “recount” was needed in DRC – on top of a …
African Union calls on Congo to hold off election result announcement

South Africa on the UN Security Council: Leadership qualities required

South Africa on the UN Security Council: Leadership qualities required
He says this can be seen from the fact that South Africa took a clear stance in the conflicts following the recent elections in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. “Within the SADC community of stat…
South Africa on the UN Security Council: Leadership qualities required

From the electoral processes to democracy in Africa: Avenues to bridge the gap

From the electoral processes to democracy in Africa: Avenues to bridge the gap
Key elections to watch in 2019 are those in Nigeria and South Africa Nigeria will hold … electoral exercise since transition to democracy in 1999 and an opportunity for Nigerians to undertake peacef…
From the electoral processes to democracy in Africa: Avenues to bridge the gap

Vandalisation of ‘ANC is Killing SA’ billboard will not hide the truth about SA’s body-count under their government

Vandalisation of ‘ANC is Killing SA’ billboard will not hide the truth about SA’s body-count under their government
uncaring and cruel government and how so many other painful and horrific events should never have happened in a democratic South Africa. The vandalism of this billboard cannot hide the fact that the A…
Vandalisation of ‘ANC is Killing SA’ billboard will not hide the truth about SA’s body-count under their government

'We’ve to go in there and restore order': Maimane tells South African govt as army terrorises Zimbabweans

'We’ve to go in there and restore order': Maimane tells South African govt as army terrorises Zimbabweans
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane called on the South Africa to intervene in Zimbabwe where the military and police, under a complete internet shutdown, launched a brutal door-to-door clampdown …
'We’ve to go in there and restore order': Maimane tells South African govt as army terrorises Zimbabweans

ANC To Take On DA Over ‘Killing South Africans’ Accusation

ANC To Take On DA Over ‘Killing South Africans’ Accusation
The African National Congress (ANC) says it will take the Democratic Alliance (DA … its calls for a change in national government under the banner “The ANC is killing us.” With about four months to …
ANC To Take On DA Over ‘Killing South Africans’ Accusation

Maimane urges Ramaphosa to cancel Bosasa contracts with government

Maimane urges Ramaphosa to cancel Bosasa contracts with government
Democratic … contracts with government worth more than R10-billion. Agrizzi testified that the monies were paid in cash, often hand delivered in cash bags. He implicated state-owned companies like S…
Maimane urges Ramaphosa to cancel Bosasa contracts with government

Opposition protests in South Africa to denounce deaths under ruling ANC

Opposition protests in South Africa to denounce deaths under ruling ANC
Some of the thousands of opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) members march through the streets of downtown Johannesburg, South Africa, Jan. 16 … place in May for a protest against the current ANC go…
Opposition protests in South Africa to denounce deaths under ruling ANC

Here’s How the Land Issue Will Impact the Agriculture Industry in 2019

Here’s How the Land Issue Will Impact the Agriculture Industry in 2019
Lack of capital, to be able to buy the farm whether it’s through government … South African economy. Several public hearings were held during 2018 to discuss the land issue and concerns around it. S…
Here’s How the Land Issue Will Impact the Agriculture Industry in 2019

Time to stop South Africa’s state-run electricity firm crippling the country

Time to stop South Africa’s state-run electricity firm crippling the country
a Democratic Alliance member of the South Africa Parliament, deputy chair of the DA federal council and shadow minister of public enterprises. The DA is the official opposition to South Africa’s curre…
Time to stop South Africa’s state-run electricity firm crippling the country

South Africa: 'ANC Not Serious About Tackling Corruption Head On' – DA in Reaction to ANC Manifesto to Launch

South Africa: 'ANC Not Serious About Tackling Corruption Head On' – DA in Reaction to ANC Manifesto to Launch
The Democratic … that the South African people can hold their president, premiers and mayors directly accountable.Implementing regular lifestyle audits for all politicians and government …
South Africa: 'ANC Not Serious About Tackling Corruption Head On' – DA in Reaction to ANC Manifesto to Launch

Maimane is ‘racist’ and the DA hates African women, says Bathabile Dlamini

Maimane is ‘racist’ and the DA hates African women, says Bathabile Dlamini
accuses the Democratic Alliance (DA) of “blatant disregard for democratic constitutionalism” and attempting to “undermine African leadership”. In the opinion piece, the minister confronts …
Maimane is ‘racist’ and the DA hates African women, says Bathabile Dlamini

Ruling ANC kicks off South Africa election campaign with vow to restore democracy, growth

Ruling ANC kicks off South Africa election campaign with vow to restore democracy, growth
The ANC will face the main opposition Democratic Alliance and the radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters party in the election. South African President Cyril … a new political party that has not …
Ruling ANC kicks off South Africa election campaign with vow to restore democracy, growth

SADC calls for a recount and negotiations for a government of national unity in DRC

SADC calls for a recount and negotiations for a government of national unity in DRC
The Southern African Development Community — with South Africa’s evident support — has called on the political leaders of Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to consider negotiating a government … re…
SADC calls for a recount and negotiations for a government of national unity in DRC

Ruling ANC kicks off S.Africa election campaign with vow to restore democracy, growth

Ruling ANC kicks off S.Africa election campaign with vow to restore democracy, growth
Durban (South Africa … of a new political party that has not been in government,” said Mnguni. “You get a sense that it’s business as usual”. The ANC will face the main opposition Democratic Allianc…
Ruling ANC kicks off S.Africa election campaign with vow to restore democracy, growth

Recruitment of Black Only Doctors in S. Africa Sparks Race Row, Twitter Trembles

Recruitment of Black Only Doctors in S. Africa Sparks Race Row, Twitter Trembles
She was echoed by South Africa’s Democratic Alliance Party spokesman Imran Keeka … This is blatant discrimination and white genocide going on in South Africa. The government is cancerous with corrup…
Recruitment of Black Only Doctors in S. Africa Sparks Race Row, Twitter Trembles

South Africa’s ANC vows to restore democracy, growth, as it kicks off campaign

South Africa’s ANC vows to restore democracy, growth, as it kicks off campaign
South … African economy is forecast to have grown just 0.7 per cent last year, with unemployment remaining at record highs of over 27 per cent. The ANC will face the main opposition Democratic …
South Africa’s ANC vows to restore democracy, growth, as it kicks off campaign

Game row in South Africa as health officials advertise 100 new doctors, but not for white doctors

Game row in South Africa as health officials advertise 100 new doctors, but not for white doctors
A race-row broke out in South Africa after health officials advertised 100 new … Dr. Imran Keeka, a spokesperson for the Democratic Alliance of KwaZulu-Natal Health said a policy that “causes the do…
Game row in South Africa as health officials advertise 100 new doctors, but not for white doctors

Teacher in South Africa suspended after controversial photo of students goes viral

Teacher in South Africa suspended after controversial photo of students goes viral
Teacher in South Africa suspended after controversial photo of students … The opposition political party, the Democratic Alliance, has welcomed the suspension of the teacher. DA provincial leader, J…
Teacher in South Africa suspended after controversial photo of students goes viral

DA to serve ANC with cease and desist letter following theft of our Election

DA to serve ANC with cease and desist letter following theft of our Election
The Democratic Alliance’s (DA … s corruption in government and lack of political will to pull people out of the state-created poverty they find themselves in. Only the DA can realise the vision of O…
DA to serve ANC with cease and desist letter following theft of our Election

Former President, Jacob Zuma Signs Government Funded Record Deal To Produce Album

Former President, Jacob Zuma Signs Government Funded Record Deal To Produce Album
South Africa’s Former President Jacob Zuma is set to record … But news of the the music has been slammed by the Democratic Alliance in eThekwini. “This record deal is blatant patronage where the peo…
Former President, Jacob Zuma Signs Government Funded Record Deal To Produce Album

Schweizer-Reneke: Parties are playing with fire – Pieter Groenewald

Schweizer-Reneke: Parties are playing with fire – Pieter Groenewald
The unfortunate incident that took place at the primary school in Schweizer-Reneke in the North West serves as proof that social cohesion in South Africa is busy unravelling … official opposition pa…
Schweizer-Reneke: Parties are playing with fire – Pieter Groenewald

ANC 2019 election manifesto: The promise of a ‘new’ South Africa under Ramaphosa to be revealed

ANC 2019 election manifesto: The promise of a ‘new’ South Africa under Ramaphosa to be revealed
The South African economy is forecast to have grown just 0.7 percent last year, with unemployment remaining at record highs of over 27 percent. The ANC will face the main opposition Democratic Allianc…
ANC 2019 election manifesto: The promise of a ‘new’ South Africa under Ramaphosa to be revealed

DA: DA to serve ANC with cease and desist letter following theft of our Election slogan

DA: DA to serve ANC with cease and desist letter following theft of our Election slogan
The Democratic Alliance’s (DA … s corruption in government and lack of political will to pull people out of the state-created poverty they find themselves in. Only the DA can realise the vision of O…
DA: DA to serve ANC with cease and desist letter following theft of our Election slogan

How the new Electoral Laws Amendment Bill will impact elections

How the new Electoral Laws Amendment Bill will impact elections
Current laws defining the transparency and protocol relating to South Africa’s electoral processes are one … While the bill was passed with unanimous support from most parties, the Democratic Allian…
How the new Electoral Laws Amendment Bill will impact elections

South African school under probe for racism against black students

South African school under probe for racism against black students
An image showing black pupils apparently segregated from white pupils has generated outrage in South Africa. Pupils at South … Main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance (DA), has criticised the …
South African school under probe for racism against black students

Southern Africa: South Africa's ANC Facing Factionalism Ahead of Vote

Southern Africa: South Africa's ANC Facing Factionalism Ahead of Vote
South Africa’s ruling African National Congress … including in its biggest support base – Kwazulu Natal Province. Democratic Alliance party leader Zwakele Mncwango said the ANC is at …
Southern Africa: South Africa's ANC Facing Factionalism Ahead of Vote

A referendum on land reform in South Africa? Brexit suggests not

A referendum on land reform in South Africa? Brexit suggests not
There are many valid reasons for calling for a deepening of democracy in South Africa, despite the fact that it has regular … The major flaw in its system of government is often said to be the manne…
A referendum on land reform in South Africa? Brexit suggests not

South Africa: Cosatu Message to the ANC On Its 107th Anniversary

South Africa: Cosatu Message to the ANC On Its 107th Anniversary
We hope that the ANC NEC will come up with inspired ideas and a clear message that will enthuse, unite and give hope to the people of South Africa … our Alliance and the entire mass democratic …
South Africa: Cosatu Message to the ANC On Its 107th Anniversary

Ahmad Ahmad: Caf did not feel any real support from SA government to host Afcon

Ahmad Ahmad: Caf did not feel any real support from SA government to host Afcon
South Africa have had cool political relations with Morocco because the republic backs the Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, who are contesting land occupied by the Moroccans. On government instructio…
Ahmad Ahmad: Caf did not feel any real support from SA government to host Afcon

Africa in December: Electoral mayhem in the DRC, the violent suppression of seething Sudanese, and more

Africa in December: Electoral mayhem in the DRC, the violent suppression of seething Sudanese, and more
His party, the Union for Democracy and Social Progress (UDPS) and the Union for the Congolese Nation, led by Vital Kamerhe, came together to form the Coalition for Change (CACH) alliance … Journalis…
Africa in December: Electoral mayhem in the DRC, the violent suppression of seething Sudanese, and more

Why giving South Africans title deeds isn’t the panacea for land reform

Why giving South Africans title deeds isn’t the panacea for land reform
The land reform debate in South Africa has become increasingly … This view is supported by both the African National Congress and the main opposition party, the Democratic Alliance. Titling is seen …
Why giving South Africans title deeds isn’t the panacea for land reform

South Africa: SACP Will Not Contest Elections Outside of the Tripartite Alliance

South Africa: SACP Will Not Contest Elections Outside of the Tripartite Alliance
The South African Communist … more radical phase of our democratic revolution”. “Of even fundamental importance is the need to unite and strengthen the alliance. However, the alliance cannot …
South Africa: SACP Will Not Contest Elections Outside of the Tripartite Alliance

Free State social assistance applications allegedly dumped in veld

Free State social assistance applications allegedly dumped in veld
The Democratic Alliance … situation would be turned around. South Africa is riddled with corruption and unacceptably high levels of crime but the ANC government doesn’t care enough about …
Free State social assistance applications allegedly dumped in veld

Ramaphosa must cancel multimillion-rand deal to pay for Jacob Zuma’s legal fees

Ramaphosa must cancel multimillion-rand deal to pay for Jacob Zuma’s legal fees
For over 10 years, the people of South Africa have been forced to pay for Zuma’s legal … And he should choose to cancel this illegitimate agreement. The Democratic Alliance (DA) has always maintaine…
Ramaphosa must cancel multimillion-rand deal to pay for Jacob Zuma’s legal fees

South Africa missing in action as DRC election results postponed

South Africa missing in action as DRC election results postponed
The much-anticipated announcement of presidential election results in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been postponed while government and the opposition accuse each other of wrongdoing. South Afr…
South Africa missing in action as DRC election results postponed

SACP will not contest elections outside of the tripartite alliance

SACP will not contest elections outside of the tripartite alliance
The South African Communist … more radical phase of our democratic revolution”. “Of even fundamental importance is the need to unite and strengthen the alliance. However, the alliance cannot …
SACP will not contest elections outside of the tripartite alliance

African leaders wake up to the potency of social media in politics

African leaders wake up to the potency of social media in politics
When South Africa’s former president … This week, outgoing Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila’s government shut down the internet to curb what it called attempts by the …
African leaders wake up to the potency of social media in politics

Matric 2018: South Africa’s ‘real’ pass rate revealed – and it’s a shocker

Matric 2018: South Africa’s ‘real’ pass rate revealed – and it’s a shocker
The Democratic Alliance have been particularly vocal about this figure. According to the opposition party, the country’s real pass rate is just 37.6%. In a statement, the DA said the reason for the di…
Matric 2018: South Africa’s ‘real’ pass rate revealed – and it’s a shocker

Maimane says charges against Clifton Beach protestors are rumours

Maimane says charges against Clifton Beach protestors are rumours
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said on Thursday … The fact of the matter is that all beaches in South Africa are all accessible, we’re committed to building one South Africa for …
Maimane says charges against Clifton Beach protestors are rumours

South Africa: The Other Jay-Z: South African Ex-President Jacob Zuma Releasing Album?

South Africa: The Other Jay-Z: South African Ex-President Jacob Zuma Releasing Album?
Johannesburg — The man South Africans … that he must pay the government back for the legal fees he incurred fighting the corruption charges. Members of the Democratic Alliance opposition …
South Africa: The Other Jay-Z: South African Ex-President Jacob Zuma Releasing Album?

Pass rate shocker: this is how many 2016 grade 10s went on to matriculate in 2018

Pass rate shocker: this is how many 2016 grade 10s went on to matriculate in 2018
The Democratic Alliance has broken down the reality of South Africa’s latest matric pass rate – showing that only 37.6% of learners who were in grade 10 in 2016 actually went on to pass matric …
Pass rate shocker: this is how many 2016 grade 10s went on to matriculate in 2018

South Africa's former President lands recording deal slammed as 'slush fund'

South Africa's former President lands recording deal slammed as 'slush fund'
(CNN) — South Africa’s ex-President … Councillor Nicole Graham of the Democratic Alliance called it “blatant patronage” and vowed to fight it, local media reported. “This city is not an …
South Africa's former President lands recording deal slammed as 'slush fund'

Municipality wants to fund ex President Zuma’s musical career, but the opposition says it’s a waste

Municipality wants to fund ex President Zuma’s musical career, but the opposition says it’s a waste
The album is to consist of protest songs that would preserve an aspect of South Africa’s cultural heritage … The argument made by the leader of the Democratic Alliance, Zwakele Mncwango, is that the …
Municipality wants to fund ex President Zuma’s musical career, but the opposition says it’s a waste

The Other Jay-Z: South African Ex-President Jacob Zuma Releasing Album?

The Other Jay-Z: South African Ex-President Jacob Zuma Releasing Album?
The man South Africans know as J-Z is … A court ruled in December that he must pay the government back for the legal fees he incurred fighting the corruption charges. Why Zuma? Members of the Democr…
The Other Jay-Z: South African Ex-President Jacob Zuma Releasing Album?

South Africa’s Jacob Zuma lands recording deal slammed as ‘slush fund’

South Africa’s Jacob Zuma lands recording deal slammed as ‘slush fund’
South Africa’s ex-President … Councillor Nicole Graham of the Democratic Alliance called it “blatant patronage” and vowed to fight it, local media reported. “This city is not an ANC …
South Africa’s Jacob Zuma lands recording deal slammed as ‘slush fund’