‘Zille is hurting the DA’

2017-05-28 06:05

However, there may be dire political consequences if she is removed as Western Cape premier.

ANC asks Public Protector to probe DA 'birthday party' funding

2017-05-22 22:12

The ANC in the Western Cape has asked Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to probe the funding of two Western Cape MECs' birthday parties.

Western Cape water crisis an opportunity for innovation - Zille

2017-05-16 21:02

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says the ongoing drought in the Western Cape is an opportunity for the country to innovate.

DA official faces charge after anti-Zille Facebook like

2017-05-14 08:56

Former DA youth leader Mbali Ntuli has been charged for breaching the party’s social media policy despite legal advice that she should not be charged.

WCape disputes allegations over Zille's R1.1m Singapore trip

2017-05-08 14:30

The Western Cape government has rejected the ANC's "agenda-driven" claims that the costs of premier Helen Zille's recent trip to Singapore and Japan were excessive.

Helen Zille's tweets will not derail us - Mmusi Maimane

2017-05-06 20:00

DA leader Mmusi Maimane said the party’s sole focus was far too important to have to take a backseat to sideshows and distractions.

DA 'caught in a bind' over Zille - Ehrenreich

2017-05-02 11:22

Cosatu provincial secretary general Tony Ehrenreich has said the Democratic Alliance is in a bind over disciplinary proceedings against Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

SAHRC to investigate Helen Zille’s colonialism tweets

2017-04-21 21:39

The SAHRC will investigate whether Western Cape premier Helen Zille’s tweets about colonialism violated the Bill of Rights.

'Strong legal panel' to head Zille disciplinary - DA

2017-04-19 16:57

The DA says it has appointed a "strong, experienced legal team" to lead the disciplinary hearing of Western Cape Premier Helen Zille for her tweets on colonialism.

What is colonialism to us?

2017-04-06 11:57

In case you were not aware, it is colonialism which invented race to serve the ends of conquest. Apartheid’s contribution was to sharpen its venom with unparalleled intensity, writes Charles Ngwena.


‘Mistaken identity’ leaves ANC activist seething

2017-05-25 18:38

ANC activist Colin Arendse, known for being critical and outspoken about policing matters, believes his name is being misused by a senior employee in Western Cape Premier's office to attack his credibility.

Don't panic about Western Cape 'drought disaster' - Zille

2017-05-22 17:31

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has declared the entire province a disaster area, in an attempt to prevent it from running out of water.

Battle lines drawn between Maimane and Zille

2017-05-16 17:18

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has again lashed out at his predecessor and DA Western Cape leader Helen Zille, with a veiled reference to her Twitter posts on colonialism.

Zille surprise visit puts Gugulethu protests on hold

2017-05-11 18:13

Protests that saw parts of Gugulethu cordoned off with burning barricades have been suspended after a surprise late-night visit by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

Zille would welcome probe into R1.1m Singapore trip

2017-05-08 11:46

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says she would welcome an investigation by the Auditor General into her recent trip to Asia, which cost the taxpayer more than R1.1m.

ANC, DA debate racism, transformation in WCape

2017-05-04 18:48

The ANC says the Western Cape is a "bastion of racism", while the DA believes the province it governs is "radically transformed".

Colonialism tweet backlash 'anti-white' - Zille

2017-05-01 07:11

Helen Zille has reiterated her belief that colonialism had positive effects, while suggesting the backlash against it was a result of an ‘anti-white’ sentiment, according to an article she penned in the Sunday Times.

Zille's tweet: An alternative narrative

2017-04-20 12:44

There seem to be general consensus that Helen Zille was completely wrong with her recent “colonialist tweet”. Here's another way of looking at it.

DA lays charges against Helen Zille

2017-04-12 19:21

The DA's federal committee has formally laid charges against Western Cape Premier Helen Zille for her remarks on colonialism, federal chairperson James Selfe has confirmed.

DA should have suspended Zille – ANC W Cape

2017-04-02 20:41

The Democratic Alliance should have suspended Western Cape Premier Helen Zille, pending disciplinary action over her tweet on colonialism, the ANC in the Western Cape says.

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