Tag Archives: DA

Two parties?

Rupert laughs at Malema

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…

Ramphele with the headgear that landed het the World Bank job

Ramphele the DA Joker?

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….

Helen Zille, supporting the ANC icon Mandela

‘We are a nation united in our grief’: Helen Zille

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…

Dirk Smit

Coloured calling black ‘darkie’ is a very serious offence says DA

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…

DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko

Race matters: DA

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…

Mmusi Maimane

DA spokesman says ANC much better than ‘apartheid’

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…


DA wants failed US policy on education to help SA

Economic exclusion of blacks must first be addressed in the classroom and thereafter in the boardroom. This is the view of the DA, which yesterday released a discussion document on…

Helen Zille, supporting the ANC icon Mandela

Zille rejoices as Mandela’s Victor Verster house becomes national landmark

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…

Timothy Nast

Cosatu calls Nast appointment backward and reactionary

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…

Zuma surrounded by wives

DA strips ‘racist’ of party membership

The DA has stripped suspended Nelson Mandela Bay Metro DA councillor, Stanford Slabbert of his party membership after a disciplinary committee found him guilty of circulating an offensive and racist…