Shilowa supports Vote No campaign

2014-04-20 10:32

Former Gauteng premier Mbhazima Shilowa has come out in support of the Vote No! Campaign launched recently by former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils and former deputy health minister Nozizwe Madlala-Routledge, says a report.

Shilowa's Cope faction to support UDM

2014-02-24 11:30

Members of Mbhazima Shilowa's Cope faction will support the UDM in the upcoming elections, the two parties have announced.

The storm is over - Cope

2013-10-18 18:03

Cope North West has welcomed a ruling by South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg naming Mosiuoa Lekota as the party's president.

Lekota wins Cope leadership battle

2013-10-18 14:16

The South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has ruled that Mosiuoa Lekota is the rightful leader of Cope.

Lekota admits he charged at Shilowa

2013-07-10 16:51

Cope president Mosiuoa Lekota has testified in the court case over the ongoing battle for the party's leadership that he lost his cool and charged at Mbhazima Shilowa.

Court battle bad for Cope - MP

2013-07-08 19:43

The Cope’s court battle over leadership is not good for unity, Mpumalanga MPL Zale Madonsela says.

'So-called members' trying to destroy Cope

2012-09-22 20:13

"So-called members of Cope" are trying to destroy the party through litigation and other means, a faction of the party aligned to leader Mosiuoa Lekota says.

ConCourt dismisses Shilowa application

2012-05-08 16:36

The Constitutional Court has dismissed with costs an application by Cope co-founder Mbhazima Shilowa regarding his expulsion from the party, Cope leader Mosiuoa Lekota says.

Former Cope MP Dexter rejoins ANC

2012-01-03 18:00

Former Cope spokesperson and MP Phillip Dexter has rejoined the ANC, he says.

Cope leadership tussle continues

2011-08-23 10:41

Congress of the People co-founders Mbhazima Shilowa and Mosiuoa Lekota will continue their dispute over the party's leadership in the South Gauteng High Court.


UDM, Cope faction in 'integration' talks

2014-02-24 15:47

The UDM and Mbhazima Shilowa's Cope faction have started integration talks, with over 800 of Cope's Shilowa's supporters joining the UDM.

Cope ready for national congress

2014-01-06 14:32

Cope says it is ready for its national elective conference to be held in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg.

Cope Youth welcomes leadership ruling

2013-10-18 14:29

The Cope Youth Movement has welcomed the court ruling naming Mosiuoa Lekota as the party's president.

Judgment on Cope leadership due

2013-10-18 08:01

The final judgment in the Congress of the People leadership battle is set to be handed down in the South Gauteng High Court.

Cope quorum features in court

2013-07-09 16:37

The head researcher for Cope could not recall hearing changes that would affect the party's quorum, discussed at a 2010 conference, the South Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has heard.

Premier's house costs tax payer R1.2m

2013-02-05 09:03

Over the last four years, R1.2m has been spent on new furniture, linen and curtains for Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane’s official home, a report says.

Ngonyama: Cope will rise like a phoenix

2012-06-11 13:59

The Congress of the People is set to rise from the political ashes “like a phoenix”, its deputy president Smuts Ngonyama says.

DA talks part of reason Dexter left Cope

2012-01-04 20:39

Philip Dexter says his return to the ANC three years after defecting is due in part to Cope's quest for co-operation with the Democratic Alliance.

Shilowa wants ConCourt to hear Cope spat

2011-12-05 22:25

A spokesperson for Mbhazima Shilowa's faction of Cope says they have their sights set on the Constitutional Court, which they hope will prioritise Cope's leadership battle.

Cope court showdown postponed

2011-08-22 14:08

The leadership battle between Mosiuoa Lekota and Mbhazima Shilowa has been postponed for a day because Lekota's counsel is sick.

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