Holomisa ready to be re-elected as UDM leader

2015-11-17 08:48

After 18 years at the helm, United Democratic Movement (UDM) president Bantu Holomisa says he will avail himself again this year for his party’s top position when it holds its elective conference in December.

Motion of impeachment against Zuma rejected

2015-09-01 19:04

The motion to impeach President Jacob Zuma has been rejected in the National Assembly.

UDM takes Nelson Mandela Bay ward from ANC

2015-08-20 11:45

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has thanked the people who voted for the UDM's candidate in a by-election, saying it is a sign that things are changing politically.

Marikana widows will spend Women's Day mourning - Holomisa

2015-08-09 15:44

The women of Marikana will be mourning their loved ones instead of celebrating Women's Day, UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has said.

No reason to summon Jordaan, Oliphant to Parliament - committee

2015-06-09 18:40

There is no reason to summon South African Football Association President Danny Jordaan to Parliament to explain the Fifa bribery scandal, the sport committee has decided.

'Rubbish' Nkandla report shows calibre of Cabinet - Holomisa

2015-06-05 12:01

Cabinet's acceptance of Police Minister Nathi Nhleko's "rubbish" Nkandla report is cowardly and says something about the calibre of ministers, UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has told News24.

Former EFF MP to join UDM

2015-06-03 09:31

The UDM says it will welcome expelled Economic Freedom Fighters MP Khanyisile Litchfield-Tshabalala to the party at a press conference in Cape Town.

Opposition parties join Agang in bid to oust Baleka Mbete

2015-05-10 15:00

Opposition parties are tackling Speaker of the National Assembly Baleka Mbete by piggybacking on an Agang SA court action to force her to recuse herself when Parliament debates a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

Parliament's Nkandla process stalls

2015-04-23 13:08

The Nkandla parliamentary process has stalled until clarity about certain procedures has been obtained from Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa, Speaker Baleka Mbete says.

Nkandla report process flawed - Holomisa

2015-03-23 13:02

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa says the process proposed by National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete to screen Police Minister Nathi Nhleko’s report on Nkandla before it goes public, is 'flawed'.


Court dismisses application to remove Mbete as Speaker

2015-10-07 17:01

An application by Agang SA, UDM and Cope to have National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete removed, has been dismissed by the Western Cape High Court.

Mandela Bay by-election result will send 'shockwave' through ANC - Trollip

2015-08-20 16:47

The ANC will not be able to win a majority in 2016 if the results of a Nelson Mandela Bay by-election are replicated in other wards, the DA in the Eastern Cape has said.

Farlam Commission passed buck - Maimane

2015-08-13 19:27

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has accused the Farlam Commission of "passing the buck", while EFF leader Julius Malema has labelled the shootings "premeditated murder".

I did not wake up like this - Nhleko on Nkandla

2015-07-29 17:38

Police Minister Nathi Nhleko says he did not wake up one day and decide to write up his own report on Nkandla. He says this was a resolution taken by Parliament.

Litchfield-Tshabalala UDM's new national organiser

2015-06-05 14:16

Expelled Economic Freedom Fighters member Khanyisile Litchfield-Tshabalala will not be returning to Parliament as an MP for the UDM, but will rather take up a role as the party’s national organiser.

SA needs a miracle to escape FIFA bribe claims - Holomisa

2015-06-05 10:00

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa says he is not convinced at all by the government's explanation to an allegation that it bribed FIFA with $10m to secure the 2010 Soccer World Cup.

Application to remove Mbete as Speaker postponed

2015-05-12 21:37

An application by Agang SA, UDM and Cope to have National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete removed has been postponed until August by the Western Cape High Court.

Parties close ranks against Mbete

2015-05-09 21:06

Three opposition parties will approach a full bench of the Western Cape High Court in an attempt to remove Baleka Mbete as National Assembly speaker.

UDM pulls out of 'flawed' Nkandla report process

2015-03-23 19:11

The UDM has pulled out of a parliamentary process regarding Nkandla security upgrades which its leader Bantu Holomisa has described as flawed.

Chabane an 'extraordinary leader' - Holomisa

2015-03-15 15:19

Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane, who died in a car crash has been described as an "extraordinary leader" who had passion and vision.

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