Ombud rules against Dexter in M&G complaint

2012-04-03 18:33

Former Congress of the People (Cope) spokesman Phillip Dexter on Tuesday lost a bid to have the Press Ombudsman rule against the Mail & Guardian newspaper.

Cope wishes Philip Dexter well

2012-01-04 16:36

The Congress of the People has wished former spokesperson Philip Dexter well following his resignation from the party to rejoin the ANC.

Shilowa is being 'childish'

2011-01-23 13:29

Cope co-founder Mbazima Shilowa and his followers are "being childish" by not accepting their suspensions, a spokesperson in the party's opposing faction has said.

Cope's problems continue

2010-10-26 18:10

The fate of suspended Cope co-founders Mbhazima Shilowa and Mluleki George, as well as administrative whip Lolo Mashiane has yet to be decided, says party spokesperson Philip Dexter.

Cope wants Cele suspension, probe

2010-09-07 17:16

Cope has called on the president to establish a judicial commission of inquiry into the nature of Bheki Cele's role in a controversial R760m building rental agreement.

Cope: Get tough on mine rehab

2010-04-22 21:17

Government must take a tougher stance on holding mining companies responsible for the cleaning up of abandoned and derelict mines, the Congress of the People 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.

Cope seeks final order

2011-02-20 12:09

The Congress of the People faction aligned to co-founder Mosiuoa Lekota is seeking a final court order enforcing the expulsion from the party of his rival for its presidency, fellow co-founder Mbhazima Shilowa.

Shilowa: KPMG colluded with Lekota

2010-11-04 22:21

Congress of the People deputy leader Mbhazima Shilowa has accused KPMG of colluding with party leader Mosiuoa Lekota in its probe into the party's finances.

Zuma dismisses ZEE business

2010-09-08 21:22

The notion of ZEE (Zuma economic empowerment), as opposed to BEE, has had President Jacob Zuma flummoxed in the National Assembly.

Lekota gracious in victory

2010-06-06 18:43

Mosiuoa Lekota has struck a reconciliatory tone since winning his legal battle over Cope's leadership, even going as far as thanking his opponents for their "good behaviour".

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