CDP: ANC misusing God for politics

2014-03-28 10:46

The Christian Democratic Party will check if the ANC's continued misuse of God for political purposes is a contravention of the electoral code, its leader says.

Mazibuko: Opposition committed to coalition

2014-02-05 14:14

Most opposition parties are committed to a coalition and taking the electorate's needs forward, DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko says.

Burkina Faso ruling party exposes splits

2014-01-06 19:03

Dozens of prominent figures in Burkina Faso's ruling party have resigned, showing deep political divisions created by fears that President Blaise Compaore may push through changes to the constitution to stay in power.

IEC head's defiance a concern - CDP

2013-08-27 17:37

The Christian Democratic Party has expressed concern over IEC chairperson Pansy Tlakula's refusal to resign.

ANC tone alarms CDP

2013-07-01 19:18

The ANC is setting an alarming tone for the upcoming general elections, the Christian Democratic Party says.

TopTV porn channel will be separate

2013-04-24 20:15

Three pornographic channels to be aired by Top TV will be a separate package to subscribers, the company says.

FF Plus supports legal action on JSC

2013-04-15 16:17

The Freedom Front Plus will support legal action, which may be taken against the Judicial Service Commission relating to transformation of the Bench, the party says.

CDP: Xingwana unfit to be minister

2013-02-28 15:43

Women Minister Lulu Xingwana should still be fired over her comments on young Afrikaner men and Calvinism despite her apology, the Christian Democratic Party (CDP) says.

Fire Xingwana over remarks, Zuma urged

2013-02-27 11:40

President Jacob Zuma has no option but to fire Lulu Xingwana after her remarks stereotyping Calvinists, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Zuma urged to come clean on Nkandla

2013-01-28 14:22

President Jacob Zuma must come clean on whether he saw a letter outlining security upgrades for his private Nkandla home, DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko says.

ANC shows its intolerance - FXI

2013-01-22 22:53

The ANC's criticism of FNB's "You Can Help Campaign" videos shows intolerance, the Freedom of Expression Institute says.

'Education dept failing SA kids'

2013-01-03 19:55

The 2012 matric results should be approached with "caution", says Sadtu, while the IFP says that the reality is that the basic education department "is failing our children".

Zapiro highlights 'questionable morals'

2012-07-10 17:46

Zapiro's latest cartoon may have gone too far, but so has the behaviour of some of South Africa's leaders, whose morals are, to say the least, questionable, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Christian party astounded by intolerance

2012-01-31 14:11

The Christian Democratic Party has expressed astonishment over intolerance of its view that a DA poster of a young couple embracing promotes sexual immorality.

Cadre deployment blamed for crisis

2011-12-06 14:04

Opposition parties say the employment of incompetent people is what led to national government's intervention in departments in three provinces.

Numsa decries Malema ruling

2011-09-12 19:12

Courts should not be used as vehicles to rewrite the country's apartheid history, says the National Union of Metalworkers of SA.

Govt 'must learn from UK riots'

2011-08-10 18:52

The government must learn from the riots in Britain, to prevent them happening in South Africa, says the Christian Democratic Party.

Smaller parties must unite - CDP

2011-05-23 13:06

Smaller political parties should unite to prevent an impending "communist dictatorship" in South Africa, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Christian party: ANC must leave God alone

2011-05-10 12:00

The Christian Democratic Party has called on the ANC not to draw parallels between voting for the governing party and carrying out God's will.

CDP pays tribute to Boshoff

2011-03-17 13:29

The Christian Democratic Party has paid tribute to the late Orania founder, Professor Carel Boshoff.

Zuma's heaven remark no earthly good

2011-02-07 09:51

The Christian Democratic Party says President Jacob Zuma's use of religion "as an instrument of intimidation to coerce people into voting for the ANC, borders on blasphemy”.

CDP shocked at Terre'Blanche murder

2010-04-04 14:20

The Christian Democratic Party says it is shocked to hear about the murder of the leader of Afrikaner Weerstandsbeweging, Eugene Terre'Blanche.


CDP drops out of 2014 election

2014-03-11 19:25

The Christian Democratic Party has pulled out of the upcoming general elections.

CDP: Ramaphosa comments undermine democracy

2014-01-20 17:24

ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa's comments about newly formed political parties undermined democracy, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Huge opposition to McBride choice

2013-11-12 16:15

Opposition parties have criticised a decision to recommend former Ekurhuleni metro police chief Robert McBride as head of the Independent Police Investigative Directorate.

Tlokwe shows DA not the solution - CDP

2013-08-08 20:19

The ANC's retention of Ward 9 in the Tlokwe by-election indicates that the DA is not the answer to the ruling party's dominance, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Botha: Zuma lied

2013-06-07 15:59

President Jacob Zuma's remark that South Africans' quality of life has improved since the advent of democracy was insensitive, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Censors welcome porn decision

2013-04-24 17:00

The Film and Publication Board has welcomed Icasa's decision to grant TopTV rights to broadcast pornography.

Calls mount for Xingwana to go

2013-02-28 16:16

Despite her apology, calls for Women, Children and Disabled Persons Minister Lulu Xingwana's sacking or resignation for her comments on young Afrikaner men and Calvinism have mounted.

Party pleased with no new taxes

2013-02-27 20:05

The Christian Democratic Party welcomed the tax relief announced in the Budget Speech, while the African Christian Democratic Party termed it as a conservative.

FF Plus: Nkandla security excessive

2013-01-28 14:38

The R206m spent on securing President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home was excessive, the Freedom Front Plus says.

Nkandla paper being referred to protector

2013-01-28 13:34

A document which states that R1.5bn was actually spent on President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home will be referred to the public protector, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Warning of farmworkers' unrest spreading

2013-01-11 12:03

A commission of inquiry is needed to prevent the unrest amongst Western Cape farmworkers spreading across the country, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Sack Shabangu over Amcu ignorance: CDP

2012-08-22 22:12

The Christian Democratic Party has called for the sacking of Mineral Resources Minister Susan Shabangu for not knowing about the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union.

Randfontein farm murder 'appalling'

2012-05-03 10:31

The murder of a mother of two young children during a robbery on a farm outside Randfontein was an act of cruelty, the Christian Democratic Party says.

DA poster shocking: Christian Party

2012-01-24 14:06

A DA Student Organisation poster showing a young mixed race couple in a passionate embrace is "shocking", the Christian Democratic Party has said.

Malema needs a history lesson - CDP

2011-10-29 14:33

ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema's calls for land claims from anyone who isn't black shows he wasn't taught the true history of the country, the Christian Democratic Party says.

Remove Malema as ANCYL leader: CDP

2011-09-12 18:01

The ruling party must remove ANC Youth League leader Julius Malema from his position, says the Christian Democratic Party.

ANCYL disqualifies itself as a leader: CDP

2011-08-05 19:00

The ANC Youth League has, with its rhetoric, disqualified itself from helping the country through its economic crisis, says the Christian Democratic Party.

It's a wrap - now for May 18

2011-05-15 22:44

The country's main political parties have wrapped up their election campaigns, with Nelson Mandela invoked, the "madam and the monkey dance" slated and a more measured call for a stronger democracy.

God is not a political tool - CDP

2011-04-11 19:29

God cannot be used as a political tool, the Christian Democratic Party says.

SACC takes issue with Zuma 'blasphemy'

2011-02-07 14:25

The SA Council of Churches is hoping to meet with President Jacob Zuma over his "problematic" statement that a vote for the ANC will get people into heaven.

Farm killing appalling - CDP

2010-05-17 16:06

The killing of a Potchefstroom farmer whose body was apparently dragged behind his bakkie is appalling, says the Christian Democratic Party.

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