Protesting NMU students blockade campus entrance over registration, accommodation

The protest action was attended by students from various student political organisations, including Sasco, DA Student Organisation (DASO) and the ...

- | 15 hrs ago

DA nominates Randall Williams for Tshwane mayor post

JOHANNESBURG - The Democratic Alliance (DA) has nominated Randall Williams as its candidate for executive Mayor of Tshwane following Stevens ...

- | 18 hrs ago

DA announces candidate for soon-to-be vacant Tshwane mayor position

Following the resignation of Stevens Mokgalapa as Tshwane mayor, the DA has announced its candidate for the position which will be contested in a ...

- | 20 hrs ago

Randall Williams announced as candidate for Tshwane mayor – Helen Zille

The Democratic Alliance (DA) is pleased to announce Randall Williams as its candidate for the position of Executive Mayor of the DA-led City of ...

- | 20 hrs ago

Steenhuisen: Key people in DA believe I can get party back on track

FILE: Democratic Alliance interim leader John Steenhuisen pictured on 9 January 2019 during a press briefing. Picture: Sethembiso Zulu/EWN.

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Corruption-accused Zandile Gumede and DA in war of words over her SONA attendance

Embattled former eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede has hit out at the DA for its criticism of her State of the Nation Address (SONA) attendance last ...

- | 20 hrs ago

Helen Zille leaves Twitter over 'grotesque treatment' of grandchild

The Democratic Alliance federal council chair announced on Monday that she was closing her public account following the "grotesque treatment" of ...

- | 20 hrs ago

EFF must face the full might of the law – Natasha Mazzone

The Democratic Alliance (DA) therefore welcomes the decision to refer their conduct to Parliament's Powers and Privileges committee. We believe that ...

- | 20 hrs ago

John Moodey: Some in DA 'underplay the seriousness of De Klerk's statement'

DA Gauteng leader John Moodey has lambasted fellow members of the party who "have attempted to underplay the seriousness of [apartheid ...

- | 21 hrs ago

LETTER: Past point of no return

I hear Dr Lucas Ntyintyane's grievances concerning the DA, but the main problem with SA is that everything is driven by race (“No desire to kiss bully ...

- | 21 hrs ago

Helen Zille to shut down her Twitter account after yet another social media storm

Johannesburg - The DA's Federal Council Chairperson Helen Zille has abandoned her 1.4 million follower strong Twitter account to start a new private ...

- | 21 hrs ago

Twitter reacts to Zille saying she'll deactivate her account after 'attack' on granddaughter

The Democratic Alliance's Federal Council chairperson, Helen Zille, announced that she will be deactivating her Twitter account following an “attack” ...

- | 21 hrs ago

Helen Zille closes Twitter account, opens private one for those 'interested in rational debate'

DA federal council chairperson Helen Zille has announced she will be closing her existing Twitter account in exchange for a new private one, ...

- | 22 hrs ago

Raymond Suttner and the erasure of black voices

The Democratic Alliance will not be intimidated because we have a cause worth defending: The strongest opposition in the democratic era, one that ...

- | 22 hrs ago

CoCT makes renewables power play, partners with US for R12m feasibility study

DA spokesperson on public enterprises Ghaleb Cachalia said the party was calling on Ramaphosa to immediately drop his government's opposition ...

- | 23 hrs ago

Zandile Gumede claps back at SONA attendance furore

Gumede further accused the Democratic Alliance's Nicole Graham of being envious and shifting the attention from other pressing matters.

- | 24 hrs ago

Public protector staff member asks parliament to investigate Mkhwebane

Calls for Mkhwebane's removal from office come after the DA wrote to National Assembly speaker Thandi Modise as a first move to have parliament ...

- | 24 hrs ago

Top children's hospital under-utilised, paediatric nurses in short supply

Jack Bloom, a veteran public health care observer representing the DA in the Gauteng provincial legislature, submitted questions about the hospital to ...

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