Maimane wants ad hoc state capture inquiry by end of October

2017-10-15 16:48

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says they will consider legal action unless National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete approves an hoc committee inquiry into state capture by the end of October.

Madikizela defeats race-baiting in Western Cape DA race

2017-10-08 05:47

Emerging from a bruising and at times racially charged campaign, newly elected Western Cape DA leader Bonginkosi Madikizela is setting his sights on consolidating the party’s support ahead of the 2019 general elections.

DA to elect new Western Cape leaders amid party tensions

2017-10-07 07:28

Two candidates will go into the Democratic Alliance's Western Cape congress looking to convince party delegates that they can quell the brewing storm of internal battles in the party.

DA not applying double standards in marching on Gupta home - Maimane

2017-10-06 17:07

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has defended his party's marches to the private homes of the Gupta family and President Jacob Zuma, even though he has previously condemned marching on private homes, "whatever the issue".

Maimane: All is well between opposition parties, but Holomisa disagrees

2017-09-22 23:01

The DA has a good relationship with other opposition parties, says leader Mmusi Maimane, but UDM leader Bantu Holomisa disagrees strongly.

Maimane's detainment highlighted Zambia's problems - Hichilema

2017-08-31 16:35

Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has said the involvement of Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane in his own detainment helped highlight the plight his country is facing.

Maimane: I'll only agree to meet with Zambia's Lungu if he commits to democracy

2017-08-19 13:00

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has said that his party will not meet with Zambian leader Edgar Lungu until he commits to democracy.

Marikana massacre no different to Sharpeville massacre - Amcu

2017-08-16 22:48

The President of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) Joseph Mathunjwa says the 2012 Marikana massacre is no different to the 1960 Sharpeville massacre.

This week in Parliament: 3 unprecedented events

2017-08-11 16:54

Parliament, an institution governed by rules, procedures and precedent, seldom if ever delivers three events in one week that can be described as "unprecedented". But this past week, it did just that.

ANC vindicated by DA's call to dissolve Parliament

2017-08-09 19:23

The ANC's Parliamentary caucus feels vindicated that it defeated the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma in the light of DA leader Mmusi Maimane's call that Parliament be dissolved, which would result in early elections if it were to succeed.


Zuma must appear in court before ANC elective conference - DA

2017-10-13 14:01

President Jacob Zuma must appear in court to face corruption charges before the ANC holds its elective conference in December, the DA has said.

Maimane warns Western Cape DA against complacency, patronage and egos

2017-10-07 13:24

Without addressing the recent discord in the Western Cape DA directly, the party’s leader, Mmusi Maimane, has issued a stern warning to delegates at the DA's Western Cape conference to guard against racial divisions, patronage and complacency.

#News24 ICYMI: Mbalula: SAPS shake-up looms; Another family massacre; And Meet CT's dancing taxi guardjie

2017-10-06 18:47

A police officer is caught on video sleeping on duty, Pitso Mosimane has a message for Bafana Bafana and there is a twist in the assault case of Zimbabwe First Lady Grace Mugabe.

Maimane hopes for a more united DA caucus in Cape Town

2017-10-04 13:53

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane hopes a more united caucus will emerge after a special sub-committee looks into tensions within the party in the City of Cape Town.

In search of true democracy in Africa

2017-09-03 06:02

True democrats are not embraced in the nationalist politics of post-liberation movements because governments born out of liberation movements invariably regard political victory as a divine right to rule, writes Mmusi Maimane.

Maimane urges UDM to stick with Nelson Mandela Bay coalition

2017-08-25 10:45

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has urged the United Democratic Movement to reconsider its threat to leave the Nelson Mandela Bay metro coalition.

Maimane wants change, and he wants it now

2017-08-17 16:42

DA leader Mmusi Maimane urged South Africans to imagine a post-ANC South Africa, adding that the party is united behind "smallanyana" skeletons.

Every time JZ wins, the ANC loses

2017-08-13 06:07

There’s no doubt DA leader Mmusi Maimane and the Economic Freedom Fighters’ Julius Malema woke up with huge headaches on Wednesday, writes Rapule Tabane.

Opposition rejects DA's call to dissolve Parliament

2017-08-10 20:23

The DA has accelerated calls for Parliament's dissolution, but some of its opposition partners have rejected the idea.

'We need a new government now' - Maimane

2017-08-09 14:00

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has called for the dissolution of Parliament, saying South Africans have lost trust in the ruling ANC.

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