Scheepers debugged my phone, but did not spy for me - Zille

2015-11-23 19:22

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says she only saw provincial crime intelligence police officer Paul Scheepers once, when he was debugging her phone, and did not discuss spying on the ANC with him.

I have not misled Parliament - Maimane

2015-11-09 09:10

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has had a tough few weeks following the axing of party veteran Dianne Kohler Barnard and complaints against him for not declaring his sponsors.

Zille whisked away by police after students tell her to 'voetsek'

2015-10-23 12:40

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has been escorted from a #FeesMustFall student protest in Stellenbosch after students told her to "voetsek".

Task team to tackle Khayelitsha Commission recommendations on policing

2015-08-24 17:13

A joint task team is set to meet in the next two weeks to work through the recommendations of a Commission of Inquiry into policing in Khayelitsha and suggest plans to put them into action.

Minister faces court threat over Khayelitsha policing

2015-08-12 16:25

Civil society organisations are prepared to go to court to compel Police Minister Nathi Nhleko to revise the allocation of police resources to areas such as Khayelitsha.

Police dismiss Khayelitsha recommendations: Zille

2015-08-07 22:55

Recommendations to improve policing in Khayelitsha are yet to be implemented more than a year later, says Western Cape Premier Helen Zille.

Cosatu lays charge against Zille for school accident

2015-07-24 18:19

Cosatu has laid a charge of criminal negligence against Western Cape Premier Helen Zille over an accident at a school in Delft that left two pupils injured.

I am not starting a new party, says Zille

2015-07-11 15:30

Former DA leader Helen Zille has taken to Twitter to dispel rumours that she was starting a new political party.

Zille enters Uber Cape Town debate

2015-07-06 11:30

Plans are in place to introduce an 'e-hailing' by-law in Cape Town amid the controversy over the legality of internet service Uber in that city, according to Premier Helen Zille.

'It wasn't the smartest choice of word' - Sparks on his Verwoerd comment

2015-05-12 13:01

Veteran journalist Allister Sparks has apologised for causing offence with his mention of Hendrik Verwoerd, and for only citing white leaders in a tribute to 'smart politicians'.


'Spy cop' believes search warrant was for ulterior purposes

2015-11-20 16:57

Western Cape crime intelligence police officer Paul Scheepers believes that a search warrant used to seize equipment from his police office and private business in May was for “ulterior purposes”.

I'll do my business on Zille's doorstep - toilet protester

2015-10-28 14:57

A small group of protesters has handed a memorandum over to the Western Cape government demanding for access to decent ablution facilities.

I am no grandchild of any ape, monkey or baboon - Vavi on Homo naledi

2015-09-12 22:08

“No one will dig old monkey bones to back up a theory that I was once a baboon,” former Cosatu general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi tweeted on Saturday.

The struggle against apartheid continues in the Cape - ANC

2015-08-23 21:40

The ANC in the Western Cape has claimed that the struggle against apartheid is still continuing against the DA-led provincial government.

ANC accuses Zille of playing the 'blame game'

2015-08-10 20:19

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is playing the “blame game” with regards to a report on policing in Khayelitsha, says the ANC in the province.

Helen Zille is writing a memoir and the internet is trying to name it.

2015-07-28 12:28

Twitter has come up with the funniest and shadiest names for Helen Zille's upcoming memoir.

Tech-savvy taxi service is a regulatory minefield

2015-07-12 16:25

So it came as a shock to discover that more than 200 Uber taxis have been impounded by the traffic police since the beginning of the year.

145 Uber cars approved for Cape Town

2015-07-10 11:42

The Western Cape government has granted permits for 145 vehicles in Cape Town of the 'e-hailing' service Uber after a drawn-out battle plagued the company.

Colin Byrne: Why the Cape is far better than Jozi

2015-05-21 14:38

Colin Byrne underlines the very obvious differences between Joburg and the Cape and why, on some level, the Cape trumps the Highveld hands down.

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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