DA wants ANC to apologise over grant remarks

2014-04-09 18:52

The DA says KwaZulu-Natal Agriculture MEC Meshack Radebe must apologise for telling people not to use social grants if they do not vote for the ANC.

Employment equity rules racist - DA

2014-03-31 20:25

The DA says draft employment equity regulations announced by Labour Minister Mildred Oliphant amount to nothing short of racial discrimination.

Zuma shocked, saddened by KZN crash

2013-09-02 14:38

President Jacob Zuma has offered his condolences after 10 people died in a bus crash, after the annual reed dance festival in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal, at the weekend.

KZN DA leader in trouble for Nkandla no-show

2012-11-08 09:32

KwaZulu-Natal DA leader Sizwe Mchunu has come under fire for not joining party leader Helen Zille on her visit to President Jacob Zuma's home in Nkandla at the weekend.

DA demands records in KZN corruption case

2012-08-20 22:30

The DA has demanded the records of a decision to drop charges against six people, including two high-profile ANC politicians, implicated in a corruption case.

Pig's head at mosque site condemned

2012-07-27 12:12

The placing of a pig’s head as well as several pictures of pigs on a property earmarked for the construction of a mosque in Malvern, Durban, is appalling, says the Democratic Alliance.

Inappropriate to drop tender charges - DA

2012-04-19 18:04

An attempt to have charges dropped against high-profile KwaZulu-Natal ANC politicians who were implicated in the awarding of multi-million rand tenders to would be grossly inappropriate, the DA says.

My blood is blue: Mchunu

2012-03-17 20:45

Newly elected Democratic Alliance leader in KwaZulu-Natal, Sizwe Mchunu has dismissed suggestions that the contest between him and Ziba Jiyane will result to tension between party members.

Tributes pour in for 'giant' Rajbansi

2011-12-29 22:01

KwaZulu-Natal DA leader Sizwe Mchunu - the man once labelled as an ornament by Amichand Rajbansi - has joined other political parties in paying tribute to the late Minority Front leader.

KZN Speaker 'profits from her position'

2011-10-29 10:49

KwaZulu-Natal Speaker and former health MEC, Peggy Nkonyeni, is a director in 13 companies, three of which have conducted business with the provincial government, the DA says.

Rein in your members, Samwu asked

2011-08-16 22:16

Samwu has been asked to rein in its members after violence erupted on the second day of a countrywide strike for better salaries.

ANC criticises media on DA resignation

2010-10-21 20:11

The ANC is concerned that the media barely reported on the resignation of a senior DA leader in KwaZulu-Natal, the party says.


Don't steal grants if voting for opposition - MEC

2014-04-09 09:38

KwaZulu-Natal agriculture MEC Meshack Radebe says those who receive social welfare grants but vote for opposition political parties are stealing from government.

Mkhize to pay back flight costs if asked

2013-11-26 07:48

Former KwaZulu-Natal premier Zweli Mkhize says he will repay government funds incurred when he flew on private jets on personal business, should the current premier ask him to do so.

DA files papers against NPA

2013-05-06 20:01

The KwaZulu-Natal DA has filed papers in the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg a bid to find out why charges of fraud and racketeering were dropped against two senior ANC politicians.

DA seeks answers in Intaka case

2012-10-02 09:02

The DA in KwaZulu-Natal says it wants to know why ANC politicians Mike Mabuyakhulu and Peggy Nkonyeni are officially off the hook on corruption charges.

DA: Explain withdrawal of charges

2012-08-17 20:03

The DA has asked for a public explanation why charges have been dropped against two KwaZulu-Natal ANC officials implicated in a fraud and corruption case.

DA marches for wage subsidy

2012-06-11 12:00

Hundreds of DA supporters are marching in central Pietermaritzburg to demand the immediate introduction of a youth wage subsidy.

Crash deaths put spotlight on blue lights

2012-04-17 16:20

The head-on collision in which a top journalist and a VIP officer died in northern KwaZulu-Natal should "hit home" to provincial government authorities, the Democratic Alliance says.

KZN men accused of violence get bail

2012-02-28 18:16

Seventeen men accused of public violence have been granted R500 bail each by the Umlazi Magistrate's Court, police say.

Nkonyeni seeks probe to clear her name

2011-10-29 14:32

KZN Speaker Peggy Nkonyeni has asked Public Protector Thuli Madonsela to investigate allegations by the DA that she is "profiteering" from her position in office.

Rein in your members, Samwu asked

2011-08-16 22:16

Samwu has been asked to rein in its members after violence erupted on the second day of a countrywide strike for better salaries.

DA announces Mchunu as KZN head

2011-07-21 17:40

Democratic Alliance politician Sizwe Mchunu has been elected the party's leader in the KwaZulu-Natal legislature.

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