The Democratic Alliance wants to change the names of schools named after Afrikaner public figures in the past in the province it is currently ruling, the Western Cape. According to IOL, “This announcement was made by Education MEC Debbie Schäfer … Read the rest
DA spokesperson Marius Redelinghuys and Cape metro chairman Shaun August were arrested by riot police on Thursday ahead of the eighth state-of-the-nation address, the party said.
“These are people who wanted make their voices heard about the electricity crisis facing … Read the rest
Alvin Allies, from Northpine, was killed instantly after being hit by a bullet in the pancreas … Read the rest
It is an old, white, plastered building, writes City Press.… Read the rest
Julius Malema has accused billionaire businessman Johann Rupert of controlling the ANC and DA and being behind the EFF leader’s tax and political woes, the Sunday Times reported.
When Rupert was contacted for comment … Read the rest
DA leader Helen Zille announced that Agang SA’s Mamphela Ramphele will be the DA’s presidential candidate in the general elections, hoping to lure ANC voters away from the governing party.
“Good people in the ANC have reached … Read the rest
DEMOCRATIC ALLIANCE STATEMENT BY HELEN ZILLE LEADER OF THE DA A NATION UNITED IN GRIEF
06 December 2013
Today, South Africa lost the greatest son of its soil. Today the rainbow nation lost its father.
Today, we are … Read the rest
A Coloured DA councillor in the City of Cape Town told a black security guard to go back to a black province. He has been found guilty of racism by a city disciplinary committee and now faces expulsion … Read the rest
Race remains a legitimate measure of disadvantage in South Africa, the DA said on Sunday.
“A non-racial society is a goal — it doesn’t exist today,” Democratic Alliance parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko told journalists, speaking … Read the rest
EFF leader Julius Malema was wrong to say that the ANC-led government is worse than the apartheid government, DA spokesman Mmusi Maimane said on Monday.
“You may have heard Julius Malema saying over the weekend that the ANC … Read the rest
This is the view of the DA, which yesterday released a discussion document on black economic empowerment and equality in education.
Central to the … Read the rest
Nelson Mandela moved into his Victor Verster in 1988. A few year later the world watched in awe as Mandela walked free from Victor Verster prison.
Western Cape premier Helen Zille says: “We’ve … Read the rest
Trade union federation Cosatu has condemned the appointment of a former Democratic Alliance leader to the Gauteng planning commission.
This was “the most reactionary and backward decision ever made in the history of the Gauteng government”, Cosatu Gauteng … Read the rest