DA, ANC accuse each other of racism

2015-02-25 13:37

Race and racism have dominated the debate of Western Cape Premier Helen Zille’s state of the province address in the provincial legislature.

Agang SA founder Mamphela Ramphele moves on

2015-02-22 21:14

Life goes on for Mamphela Ramphele. She lives in a mansion in Camps Bay and insists on flying business class, but her former AgangSA staff members are battling to piece their lives together.


Premier Helen Zille resorted to reading her State of the Province address in a media briefing after ANC MPLs disrupted the Western Cape legislature. Watch.

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The state of the province address in the Western Cape legislature was suspended for two hours on Friday after the ANC raised a point of order on a ruling made last year. Watch the disruption in the legislature.

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De Lille in power play with Zille

2015-02-15 20:14

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille’s tilt at the DA’s provincial leadership is said to be aimed at outmanoeuvring those who want to see party leader Helen Zille return to Parliament.


The events around Thursday's State of the Nation address were unprecedented in South Africa. Riot police clashed with party supporters as MPs stormed out of the National Assembly. Watch.

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Zuma, Malema hold SA to ransom – Maimane

2015-02-11 18:23

The DA has reiterated that it will not disrupt or be part of a disruption of President Jacob Zuma’s State of the Nation address.

New court date for DA in Zuma review case

2015-02-07 06:30

The DA has placed its application for a review of the dropping of corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma on the unopposed roll at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.

Eskom mum on blackout plans

2015-02-02 20:00

Eskom will not divulge what plans it has in the event of a national blackout, as DA leader Helen Zille warns of a "catastrophe".

Dramat suspension legal - Nhleko

2015-01-29 14:11

Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko has insisted he had acted within the law when he suspended Hawks head Lieutenant Generak Anwa Dramat.


Zuma’s plan aimed at making ANC members rich - Zille

2015-02-24 11:18

The nine-point plan President Jacob Zuma presented during his State of the Nation address is aimed at making ANC members rich, DA leader Helen Zille says.

Western Cape economy grew 2.3% - Zille

2015-02-20 19:57

The Western Cape's economy grew by 2.3% last year, but much still needs to be done to improve the lives of citizens, provincial premier Helen Zille says.

ANC MPL suspended after disruption

2015-02-20 16:30

The ANC's Western Cape Chief Whip Pierre Uys has been suspended for two days after the state of the province address had to be adjourned.

ANC delays Zille's state of province address

2015-02-20 12:45

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's state of the province address has been adjourned after starting two hours late and being disrupted when the ANC raised a point of order on a ruling made last year.

DA wants probe into jamming

2015-02-15 14:30

The DA has asked Icasa to probe the signal jamming in the National Assembly ahead of President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address.


DA MPs, all dressed in head-to-toe black, walked out of National Assembly after the speaker called police to remove EFF MPs. Watch to find out why.

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Zuma's time 'running out' - Zille

2015-02-11 15:09

The Democratic Alliance will not disrupt the state-of-the-nation address because it plans to hold President Jacob Zuma to account in court, party leader Helen Zille says.

De Klerk honoured by boulevard renaming

2015-02-05 23:27

Former president FW de Klerk has hailed the renaming of a Cape Town road in his honour as a tribute to all those who helped form South Africa's constitutional democracy.

Zille: Break Eskom monopoly or it breaks SA

2015-02-02 17:08

Keeping Eskom’s monopoly and control is more important to the ANC than solving the energy crisis, says DA leader Helen Zille.

Corruption task team leaderless - Zille

2015-01-29 05:00

Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille says that a list of "leaderless institutions" do not constitute a corruption-busting task team.

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