Where is our leadership in nation-building?

2017-06-25 06:04

The calibre of national leadership can be a decider in generating, or stifling, national goodwill and economic recovery, writes Jeffrey Sehume.

ANC disappointed at 'inaction' over motion of no confidence in Zille

2017-06-23 11:48

The ANC in the Western Cape has expressed its disappointment that a debate on the motion of no confidence in Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has still not been heard in the provincial legislature.

Friends and Friction: Mind your business, not the hype

2017-06-18 06:09

Stop believing media analysts. The Helen Zille Twitter scandal will not affect black DA supporters, just as the so-called Zupta scandals have failed to unseat President Jacob Zuma.

Western Cape govt allocates R75m for fire, storm, drought relief

2017-06-14 16:34

The Western Cape cabinet has allocated R75m to deal with the consequences of the Knysna fires, damages caused by the recent storm, and drought relief.

'The holocaust cannot be compared to colonialism' - Ralph Mathekga on #ZilleApology

DA leader Mmusi Maimane announced on Tuesday that Helen Zille will step down from all the party's decision-making structures, but would retain her role as Western Cape Premier. Our political analyst weighs in.

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WATCH: Maimane dragged on Twitter after Zille apology

Years from now, this will be the moment Mmusi Maimane will look back on as the time and place where he lost the plot, writes News24 columnist Faith Daniels. Twitter seems to agree...

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Zille an 'unrepentant racist colonialist' - ANC

2017-06-13 15:28

The ANC is not buying Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's public apology and, instead, says she wields the real power in the DA.

Zille apologises for 'insensitive actions'

2017-06-13 13:43

Former DA leader Helen Zille has apologised to South Africans for her tweets justifying some aspects of colonialism.

Zille commends efforts in 'biggest disaster rescue operation in SA history'

2017-06-12 20:53

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has commended all those who had helped the thousands caught up in devastating fires in Knysna.

Zille and the pitfalls of social media

2017-06-11 06:10

Following a series of tweets that ‘not everything was bad about colonialism’, Zille has been dragging the party down the drain with her, writes Solani Ngobeni.


Epochs of our time

2017-06-25 06:03

What kind of epoch is the future going to bestow on our generation? And who among us will epitomise such an epoch? asks Brutus Malada.

Puppy paw-litics: ‘Patricia de Lille’ looking for love after ‘Helen Zille’ leaves the nest

2017-06-21 14:22

Both 'Patricia de Lille' and 'Helen Zille' have learnt that politics can leave you out in the cold. And that street-cred, struggle credentials and big brown eyes can only get you so far.

ANC pickets for Zille's removal outside Western Cape legislature

2017-06-15 15:33

A small group of ANC caucus members and supporters have picketed outside the Western Cape legislature to call for the removal of Helen Zille as premier.

Helen, I still don’t believe you

2017-06-14 15:01

You threw yourself a pity party at the nation’s expense, failing to remember you are a politician and a leader and that the role comes with many knocks, writes Tshidi Madia.

Zille, provincial cabinet in Knysna to assess fire damage

2017-06-14 05:19

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille will chair a provincial cabinet meeting in Knysna to assess the damage caused by infernos.

Zille apology disingenuous - ANC Western Cape

2017-06-13 15:29

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's apology for tweets she made about colonialism was merely a ploy to keep her position as premier, the ANC in the Western Cape says.

Mmusi Maimane – you are not the one

2017-06-13 14:24

Years from now, this will be the moment Mmusi Maimane will look back on as the time and place where he lost the plot, writes Faith Daniels.

BREAKING: DA and Zille reach settlement

2017-06-13 08:17

The Democratic Alliance (DA) and Western Cape Premier Helen Zille have reached a settlement over her controversial remarks about colonialism.

Helen Zille's great miscalculation

2017-06-12 08:26

Helen Zille's gross miscalculation that the corruption perpetrated by black political elites means that race is no longer a factor in understanding the power relations in our society will be her downfall, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Zille is the bigots’ new poster girl

2017-06-11 06:09

By her actions, Zille is moving the conversation to the extreme margins, the space occupied by the Hofmeyrs and Jimmy Manyis, writes Mondli Makhanya.

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