DA set for bruising contest in upcoming conferences

2017-02-19 06:00

The prospect of governing the powerhouse province of Gauteng in 2019 has caused a scrambling for positions in the DA that may result in the most bruising contest in the party yet.

Zille touts Western Cape's successes in State of the Province Address

2017-02-17 18:14

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has delivered the State of the Province Address with a focus on the province's successes.

Advice to ‘New Age’ journos – come well-armed to tea with ‘Madam’ Zille

2016-12-29 16:12

Whatever flaws Helen Zille might have, her earlier career as a fiercely independent and courageous journalist is universally acknowledged as stellar.

Debugging ex-cop's trial set for 2017

2016-11-10 12:23

Paul Scheepers, the man hired to debug cellphones for Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's office, is set to go on trial on fraud related charges.

Zille compares #FeesMustFall to apartheid, calls it a 'threat to the future'

2016-10-10 19:10

The Fees Must Fall protests gripping the country are no longer about fees but about power and control, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has said.

DA cannot win 2019 elections on their own - Zille

2016-10-10 17:09

The Democratic Alliance cannot win the 2019 national elections on its own, says former party leader Helen Zille.

Zille’s bombshell book names, shames and reveals dirty tricks inside DA

2016-10-09 19:15

Former DA leader Helen Zille’s autobiography is a political bombshell that reveals dirty tricks in the official opposition and the disastrous campaign to recruit academic Mamphela Ramphele as the party’s presidential candidate.

Premier Zille plans radical crackdown on alcohol abuse

2016-10-02 06:00

The Western Cape government has published a draft policy document for public comment proposing huge price increases on alcohol as a means to curb binge and youth drinking, and setting limits for trading hours.

People want a non-racial future - Zille on election results

2016-08-10 15:10

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says the results of last week's local elections show that more and more South Africans want a “non-racial, shared future”.

We can't make a general rule on coalitions – Zille

2016-08-04 11:35

With election results still steadily streaming in, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says she is wary to pronounce on possible coalitions - but the DA is "quite good" at managing coalitions.


Zille in denial about racism - Western Cape ANC

2017-02-17 18:39

The DA needs to deal with racism in the Western Cape, the ANC has said, in reaction to Premier Helen Zille’s state of the province address.

Throwing cigarette butts out of car windows should be arson - Zille

2017-02-17 13:00

Throwing cigarette butts out of car windows should constitute attempted arson, Western Cape premier Helen Zille says.

Helen Zille is a chief racist - ANC Western Cape

2016-12-22 12:10

The Democratic Alliance must recall Helen Zille before she does irreparable damage in the Western Cape, the ANC in the province says.

ICYMI: Top 6 lifestyle stories of the week

2016-10-14 14:50

From Helen Zille being labelled a 'whore' to an insane road-rage brawl filmed in Gauteng, here are six stories you absolutely have to read.

Helen Zille on her postnatal depression: "How could having a baby be so hard?"

2016-10-10 18:04

This extract from Helen Zille's new book "Not Without a Fight: The Autobiography" details the typical narrative of a new mom, feeling unable to cope and feeling guilty that she's unable to feel overjoyed about her baby.

Zille spills DA beans on ‘Madam Leader’ Mazibuko

2016-10-10 07:21

Former DA leader Helen Zille reveals in detail the skulduggery and backstabbing that preceded Lindiwe Mazibuko's exit as DA parliamentary leader in her tell-all autobiography that hits the shelves this week.

Stop blaming whiteness

2016-10-09 07:03

Tell-all autobiography from Helen Zille will set the cat among the pigeons – starting with this edited extract on black life and whiteness

Allister Sparks: A Journalist of profound vision, says Helen Zille

2016-09-20 11:14

Allister Sparks has been described as a profound journalist and editor by Western Cape premier and former leader of the DA Helen Zille.

Rape culture is not a race thing - Zille

2016-08-10 12:45

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says the issue of rape culture in South Africa is not exclusive to any one race.

Zuma wants to bring back apartheid - Zille

2016-07-29 20:16

President Jacob Zuma is trying to bring back apartheid, former DA leader Helen Zille has told supporters in East London.

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