DA’s Trollip sues ANC councillor for defamation

2016-01-31 20:17

DA’s mayoral candidate for Nelson Mandela Bay, Athol Trollip says he is suing the Nelson Mandela Bay’s Councillor Lawrence Troon for defamation of character.

Nelson Mandela Bay residents call for safer City

2015-11-15 19:02

Democratic Alliance mayoral candidate for Nelson Mandela Bay, Athol Trollip, says he has a blueprint for the future.

From Idols to Nelson Mandela Bay Metro - #AskTrollip

2015-09-22 18:32

The DA's Athol Trollip has faced questions on Twitter ranging from Idols, media personality Bonang Matheba's love life, to stopping the Port Elizabeth wind, and cleaning up the Nelson Mandela Bay metro.

Trollip slams Danny Jordaan as part time mayor

2015-09-12 21:01

Athol Trollip came out guns blazing as the DA launched his campaign for Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay in 2016.

Athol Trollip launches mayoral campaign in Mandela Bay

2015-09-12 16:13

The DA’s mayoral candidate, Athol Trollip, has officially launched his mayoral campaign to thousands of blue clad supporters who flocked to the Donkin Memorial in Port Elizabeth.

'Missing' Mayor Jordaan is costing metro dearly - DA

2015-06-10 17:50

The newly elected Nelson Mandela Bay Metro mayor and Safa boss Danny Jordaan has ducked out of sight, and is hiding himself from all public contact since taking office almost two weeks ago, DA MPL Athol Trollip says.

Verwoerd comment overshadows Zille's last dance

2015-05-09 21:58

A comment by veteran journalist Allister Sparks on apartheid-era prime minister Hendrik Verwoerd has overshadowed outgoing DA leader Helen Zille's "last dance" for the party.

We are ready for Athol Trollip, DA delegates sing

2015-05-09 08:14

More than 70 delegates at the DA's federal congress in Port Elizabeth are singing and marching in support of the party's Eastern Cape leader Athol Trollip for the position of federal chairperson.

DA's James reveals campaign finances

2015-05-08 17:42

DA leader candidate Wilmot James has made his campaign finances public and challenged opponents Mmusi Maimane and Athol Trollip to do the same.

The race for DA federal chairperson

2015-05-05 09:29

While Mmusi Maimane and James Wilmot's race for the DA leadership dominates headlines, News24 interviewed all three candidates for the position of federal chairperson, also to be elected this coming weekend.


ANC to lay a complaint against Athol Trollip's family

2016-01-31 17:26

The ANC says that it would lay a complaint with the South African Human Rights Commission against the family of the DA’s mayoral candidate for Nelson Mandela Bay, Athol Trollip.

DA's criminal charges against Danny Jordaan a gimmick - ANC

2015-09-22 19:01

Laying criminal charges against Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Danny Jordaan is a desperate attempt to discredit him, the ANC says.

Trollip launches 60 wards campaign

2015-09-14 20:19

DA Mayoral candidate Athol Trollip has launched his 60 wards in 60 days campaign from the party's Ngqura constituency offices in Njoli Street, Kwazakhele.

Maimane says hard work ahead to win Metro, sidesteps talks of coalition

2015-09-12 18:09

The DA realises that it has a fight on its hands to win the Nelson Mandela Bay in next year's elections, party leader Mmusi Maimane says.

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.

Jordaan appointment a gimmick - DA

2015-05-18 18:57

The choice of SA Football Association boss Danny Jordaan as the new mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality was nothing more than a pre-election gimmick by the ANC, the DA says.

We are going to replace the ANC - Trollip

2015-05-09 11:41

DA Eastern Cape leader Athol Trollip has said at the official opening of the DA's 2015 Federal Congress in Port Elizabeth that the party is not going to emulate the ANC, but replace it.

Trollip confident of victory

2015-05-08 19:41

Athol Trollip is confident of being elected DA chairperson this weekend.

Who are the DA's federal chairperson candidates

2015-05-05 09:29

The Democratic Alliance is not only electing a new leader this coming weekend, but also a federal chairperson. News24 looks at the candidates for the latter position.

DA pours scorn on ‘sex ring’ email, calling it a ‘disinformation smear’

2015-05-05 07:40

The Democratic Alliance has communicated with the women who are named in an anonymous email that claimed that senior DA leaders were abusing their power and using women as “playthings”.

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