Are we drawing the wagons into a laager of exclusion?

The EFF may be branded as black African (with a new Pan African slant, and apparent intolerance of other black minorities), but the party continues to ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago


DA infighting: Maimane contradicts party chair's comments on limp election performance

A federal council, the DA's top decision and policy structure between congresses, is being brought forward from its initial July date to make key ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago


South Africa: DA Infighting - Maimane Contradicts Party Chair's Comments On Limp Election ...

While DA leader Mmusi Maimane wrote to members that he accepted personal responsibility for the poll results, DA federal chairperson Athol Trollip ...

- allafrica.com | 4 months ago


Kaapse Draai: Bo-Kaap switches sides as gentrification battle rages on

On the slopes of Signal Hill above Cape Town is an area which has seen the ANC score a big victory from the DA: Bo-Kaap, an area deeply-rooted in ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago


Politics in the Twittersphere – how much misinformation did we get?

With the highest number of followers, the official EFF account (@EFFSouthAfrica), was strong in the build-up to elections. Although the official ANC ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago


Weak alternatives drive right wing resurgence – expert duo

... of overseeing economic growth, the conservative right is slowly reviving. ... the Democratic Alliance (DA) and the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) ...

- biznews.com | 4 months ago


Patricia de Lille heads to Parly for GOOD

Around the time De Lille resigned as Cape Town mayor and DA member in October last year, August and Herron left senior political positions at the ...

- all4women.co.za | 4 months ago


Mzansi reveals Maimane should have given reasons why to vote for them

The Democratic Alliance experienced a drop in votes during the 2019 elections and South Africans reveal where they feel Mmusi Maimane went ...

- briefly.co.za | 4 months ago


Focus on the DA: Is the party's KZN caucus diverse enough?

Durban - A former leader of the Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal says the party is taking too many white leaders to the KZN Legislature.

- iol.co.za | 4 months ago

ACDP, ANC, DA, PA and SRWP contest Nelson Mandela Bay Metro by-elections

In ward 37, John Abrahams Stone from the ACDP, is contesting with Norman Malambo from the ANC, Georgina Faldtman from the DA, Quintin Martin ...

- iol.co.za | 4 months ago


ANC, DA to receive fewer rands from IEC fund after decline in votes

... year, with the Democratic Alliance (DA) as the second-biggest party getting R28 million and the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) R10 million.

- ewn.co.za | 4 months ago


Maimane takes full responsibility for DA's election results

The DA's poor election results are a temporary setback, DA leader Mmusi Maimane has written in a letter to DA representatives, activists and members ...

- all4women.co.za | 4 months ago

What the elections mean for us

Political aides at the Democratic Alliance (DA) also tested their creativity acknowledging that the party had suffered a setback but affirmed that it had ...

- grocotts.co.za | 4 months ago


Could former ANC mayors come back as Gauteng MECs?

Kgosientso Ramokgopa and Parks Tau are set to return to the legislature after losing their metros to the Democratic Alliance-led municipalities.

- 702.co.za | 4 months ago


Ex-mayors Ramokgopa and Tau to make comeback in Gauteng legislature

... in the country's economic hub, thanks to the Democratic Alliance-led coalition, are set to make a comeback in the Gauteng provincial legislature.

- ewn.co.za | 4 months ago


DA's Bonginkosi Madikizela takes responsibility for party's decline in WC

The announcement made by DA Western Cape leader Bonginkosi Madikizela echoed that made by DA national leader Mmusi Maimane who ...

- ewn.co.za | 4 months ago

Zandile Gumede: Why the “corrupt” ANC mayor can't be removed from office

A mayor in handcuffs isn't a good look for any city, so we thought we'd get in touch with DA Councillor Nicole Graham for a little more clarity – Graham ...

- thesouthafrican.com | 4 months ago


Failed Mmusi Maimane Will Inevitably Resign As DA Leader Soon

Correspondent|Political Analyst Asanda Ngoasheng says Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane's resignation is imminent. “I believe that ...

- zimeye.net | 4 months ago