Trollip bans business, 1st class trips for Nelson Mandela Bay officials

2016-09-18 11:26

Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip has banned city and public officials from flying Business or First Class during domestic work trips.

Mti still at work in Nelson Mandela Bay Metro

2016-08-23 05:45

Heads were not rolling yet in the Nelson Mandela Bay metro, as some in the newly DA-controlled municipality had feared.

Newly instated Mayor Athol Trollip gives first speech

New Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay Metro Athol Trollip delivers his first speech.

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WATCH: ANC members walk out as Trollip sworn in

The near chaotic first meeting of the new council of Nelson Mandela Bay metro on Thursday was eventually brought to order after reported attempts by the ANC to stop the meeting from going ahead. Watch.

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Trollip threatened with court action by Mti over alleged slurs

2016-08-10 06:24

DA Nelson Mandela Bay mayoral candidate Athol Trollip has been issued with lawyers' letters by the metro’s current security head, Linda Mti, warning him to stop making "insulting remarks" or face court action.

EP rugby rescue plan not a done deal

2016-08-06 21:53

A R20 million package from the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality to rescue EP Rugby will have to be reviewed, DA mayoral candidate Athol Trollip said.

ANC loses Nelson Mandela Bay

2016-08-05 14:46

After days of waiting, the DA in Nelson Mandela Bay has been announced as the party in the lead in Nelson Mandela Bay.

Too early to declare victory in Nelson Mandela Bay - Trollip

2016-08-04 08:53

DA Nelson Mandela Bay mayoral candidate Athol Trollip says early results are encouraging for the DA, but it is still too early to declare any kind of victory.

'I am fed up with the ANC' - Trollip

2016-07-26 22:39

DA Nelson Mandela Bay mayoral candidate Athol Trollip is fed up with the ruling party, he told supporters on Tuesday.

DA 'the spawn of the National Party' - Zuma

2016-07-23 14:43

President Jacob Zuma has laid into the Democratic Alliance for their ambitions to take over Nelson Mandela Metro in the upcoming local government elections.


Municipalities' multimillion-rand deals under scrutiny

2016-09-08 19:56

Contracts with municipalities that the DA has taken control of after the local government elections are in the spotlight with the party vowing to clamp down on corruption.

Gloves are off - ANCYL warns in Nelson Mandela Bay

2016-08-18 18:39

The ANCYL has warned that the disruption of the Nelson Mandela Bay metro’s first council meeting was merely the beginning.

WATCH: Trollip elected as PE mayor, Bobani deputy

The UDM's Mongameli Bobani was elected as Deputy Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay metro on Thursday, and will be second in command to new Mayor Athol Trollip from the DA. Watch.

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Nelson Mandela Bay council meeting: ANC demands to be let in, then walks out

2016-08-18 11:57

After failing to have the first meeting of the new council of the Nelson Mandela Bay metro stopped, the ANC has demanded to be allowed to attend, only to stage a walkout when the DA's Athol Trollip was elected as new executive mayor.

DA-led coalition for Mandela Bay a step closer

2016-08-07 07:19

With the UDM willing to form a coalition with the DA, Mmusi Maimane's party would need just another two seats for an outright majority in the Nelson Mandela Bay metro.

DA has identified parties it wants in Nelson Mandela Bay coalition - Trollip

2016-08-05 22:26

DA mayoral candidate Athol Trollip has already identified political parties that he wants to charm into a coalition, he says.

Trollip - NMB will never be the same again

2016-08-04 23:13

DA mayoral candidate Athol Trollip says he has never seen the ANC fretting over results as they were in Nelson Mandela Bay, where all indications are that the DA will lead.

Battle for Nelson Mandela Bay hots up as parties count down to elections

2016-08-01 21:13

With little more than 24 hours to the elections, political parties are pulling out all the stops in the battle for Nelson Mandela Bay.

DA confident of Nelson Mandela Bay victory

2016-07-24 18:00

The Democratic Alliance is so confident of a win at the polls in Nelson Mandela Bay that the party is already planning its victory lap and promised to return to slaughter cows in a victory celebration.

Trollip: Nervous but ready to fight for a chance to lead Nelson Mandela Bay

2016-07-22 07:44

It is the final stretch as parties prepare to battle for the heart of Nelson Mandela Bay, and DA leader and mayoral candidate Athol Trollip is ready to take the fight to the streets, despite the "exam" nerves.

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