ANC left with egg on the face – UDM on SCA judgment on 'spy tapes'

2017-10-13 12:28

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa says he is not surprised by the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to dismiss the appeal brought by President Jacob Zuma and the NPA, in relation to the reinstatement of corruption charges against the president.

Holomisa: Rot in the ANC led to the formation of the UDM

2017-09-30 19:49

United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa has said that the current situation that the African National Congress finds itself in, is partly the reason why he established his own party 20 years ago.

Maimane: All is well between opposition parties, but Holomisa disagrees

2017-09-22 23:01

The DA has a good relationship with other opposition parties, says leader Mmusi Maimane, but UDM leader Bantu Holomisa disagrees strongly.

Bobani upbeat despite case being struck from the roll

2017-09-19 14:23

Axed deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani has been upbeat, despite having his application to be reinstated struck from the roll in the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth.

Holomisa again demands apology from Maimane

2017-09-13 14:30

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has issued a fresh demand for an apology from DA leader Mmusi Maimane as relations between the two coalition partners deteriorate.

DA not guaranteed EFF vote - Malema

2017-09-07 08:19

EFF leader Julius Malema says the party can no longer guarantee that it will vote with the DA.

Nkandla inquiry will force Zuma to answer - UDM, Cope

2017-09-05 15:24

A fact-finding inquiry looking into President Jacob Zuma's conduct during the Nkandla debacle will force him to account for his actions, the Constitutional Court has heard.

DA’s coalition in danger as battles ensue

2017-09-03 06:00

The dispute over last week’s ousting of deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani, a member of the United Democratic Movement (UDM), in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro has jeopardised the future of all other metros governed by the DA-led coalition.

DA requests urgent meeting with EFF on coalitions

2017-09-02 12:15

The DA will call for an urgent meeting with the Economic Freedom Fighters following the party's announcement that its council members would abscond from the councils of the three metros governed by the opposition party coalitions.

Bobani files court papers to be reinstated as deputy mayor

2017-08-31 19:29

Former Nelson Mandela Bay deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani has finally filed papers in an urgent application seeking to have the motion of no confidence against him set aside.


Newsmaker: Far from retirement

2017-10-01 06:00

Veteran small-party kingmaker Holomisa stresses necessity to grow new leaders.

Party funding: Judgment confirms voters' right to be informed - applicant

2017-09-27 15:27

The applicant in the case to get political parties to disclose their sources of private funding says the Western Cape High Court's ruling upholds voters' right to be informed.

Nelson Mandela Bay Metro council hung as opposition stays away

2017-09-21 17:43

The conflict between the UDM and the DA over former deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani has spilled over into a Nelson Mandela Bay council meeting when the coalition failed to get the numbers required to convene the meeting.

Bobani: Urgent application struck from roll with costs

2017-09-19 12:12

The Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth has struck the urgent application of the United Democratic Movement and axed deputy mayor, Mongameli Bobani, to have the vote of no confidence set aside, from its roll.

Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba faces motion of no confidence

2017-09-07 12:49

DA mayor in Johannesburg Herman Mashaba is facing his first motion of no confidence, with the ANC saying that he has failed to lead the city.

Court reserves judgment in Zuma impeachment application

2017-09-05 22:43

The Constitutional Court has reserved judgment in an application brought by the EFF and other opposition parties trying to have President Jacob Zuma impeached.

Motsoeneng to explain to Labour Court why he should not be held personally liable for SABC 8

2017-09-05 05:05

The former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng is expected to explain to the Labour Court in Johannesburg why he should not be held liable in his personal capacity for the wrongful dismissal of the SABC 8 journalists.

EFF and UDM coalition problems not insurmountable - Maimane

2017-09-02 18:20

The unwillingness of the EFF to discuss their decision to stay away from councils led by the DA is not an insurmountable issue, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

EFF to boycott DA-led councils 'from time to time'

2017-09-01 23:16

The Economic Freedom Fighters has said it would be boycotting municipal council meetings governed by DA-led coalitions 'from time to time' when the DA is found disrespecting smaller parties.

Parliament sets date to debate dissolution

2017-08-31 11:33

Parliament has set a date to debate the DA's motion to dissolve the National Assembly.

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