In a Facebook broadcast, the DA's interim leader John Steenhuisen said several people complained that they had seen people cycling, walking their dogs and gathering in groups.
The DA has welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa's announcement of a nationwide lockdown, saying Covid-19 is "the biggest threat our country has faced in its 26 years of democracy".
Gauteng's MEC for Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs has appointed a team of administrators to run the embattled City of Tshwane ahead of a by-election.
if the governing party again fails to stand up to these narrow and destructive interests to protect the well-being of South Africans, it will potentially condemn hundreds of thousands of people to preventable deaths and destroy thousands of jobs and businesses, writes John Steenhuisen.
Parliament's Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs is backing the Gauteng provincial government's bid to dissolve the Tshwane council.
Gauteng DA leader John Moodey and member of the KwaZulu-Natal legislature Mbali Ntuli suspend their campaigns for federal leader of the party.
President Cyril Ramaphosa's delayed announcement of a travel ban and a national state of disaster has been welcomed by political parties and a professional body of doctors.
The DA has filed papers in a bid to have the Gauteng government's decision to place Tshwane under administration set aside, arguing that the dissolution decision was politically motivated.
The EFF says it will appeal the scathing North Gauteng High Court judgment in favour of President Cyril Ramaphosa in the investigation by Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane into his CR17 campaign.
The DA wants the embattled Emfuleni Municipality to be dissolved, after its assets were seized to foot a massive R2.3 billion debt to Eskom.
South Africa's first deaths linked to the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) are a stark reminder of the seriousness of the threat the country is facing, the DA and IFP have said in reaction to the news.
DA leader John Steenhuisen is set to launch a dedicated coronavirus information channel.
The DA-led council in Tshwane is officially dissolved much to the disapproval of the DA, which hopes the decision is overturned in court.
Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Lebogang Maile has denied going after the DA in Tshwane for political reasons, saying the party’s lies will be exposed in court.
South Africa's political parties have agreed to put aside petty squabbles and work with government to curb the spread of the coronavirus outbreak, which reached 116 confirmed cases by Wednesday.
The DA Federal Executive resolves to postpone the party's policy conference due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Gauteng Department of Health has allegedly paid R790 000 to 13 suspended employees undergoing a disciplinary hearing, according to the DA's Jack Bloom.
Manguang Mayor Olly Mlamleli has survived another motion of no confidence.
Opposition political parties have called for alleged fraudster and corruption accused eThekwini city manager Sipho Nzuza to be suspended.
The meeting was postponed without dealing with any business of the day after only 93 out of the 214 councillors attended the sitting. There was no quorum because at least 108 councillors are needed for the meeting to proceed.
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