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.

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 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”.

Anonymous DA email 'false and destructive' - Maimane, James and Trollip

2015-05-01 22:21

The DA's top three leaders have described an anonymous email detailing alleged sexual misconduct between the party's senior male leaders and their female colleagues as "false and destructive".

Trollip is DA mayoral candidate for Mandela Bay

2015-04-13 17:30

DA Eastern Cape leader Athol Trollip has been selected as the party’s mayoral candidate for Nelson Mandela Bay in the upcoming 2016 local government elections.

Horse memorial statue moved to secure location

2015-04-07 20:23

The statue of a soldier giving his horse water from his helmet, forcefully removed then discarded next to the Horse Memorial by members of the EFF, has been moved to a secure location.


'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.

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Mmusi Maimane's first address as DA leader

Taking to the podium after his confirmation as new DA leader, Mmusi Maimane said the principles and vision of the party would ensure its success. Watch.

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WATCH: Zille's last dance as DA leader

Outgoing DA leader Helen Zille had her "last dance" on Saturday as she assured members that the party's mission to govern the country had only just begun.

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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.

Maimane taking Gauteng's vote

2015-05-03 15:53

The DA's Mmusi Maimane is expected to get the backing of Gauteng's delegates when the party elects its leaders at its federal congress next weekend.

DA leader: Yes, no & maybe list

2015-04-16 17:27

With a little more than a week to go until nominations for leadership positions in the DA's close, there is still speculation about who will be standing to take over as leader of the party from Helen Zille.

5 people who could lead the DA - and 2 who can’t

2015-04-12 16:04

With DA leader Helen Zille announcing she would not be standing for re-election, Carien du Plessis of City Press looks at possible candidates to take charge of the party.

Trollip to apologise to Eastern Cape premier

2014-10-09 19:30

DA Eastern Cape leader Athol Trollip will apologise to provincial Premier Phumulo Masualle for implying he is a "liar and a cheat", the legislature says.

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