EFF takes seat from ANC in North West by-election

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The Economic Freedom Fighters have won a by-election in the North West's Ditsobotla municipality, taking a seat from the ANC.

'Overwhelming' majority lost confidence in De Lille - DA

2018-04-26 10:56

The DA's federal executive says an overwhelming majority of its councillors in the City of Cape Town voted in support of a motion of no confidence against Mayor Patricia de Lille.

DA caucus supports motion of no confidence in Patricia de Lille

2018-04-25 20:47

An internal motion of no confidence against Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille has passed during a special DA Cape Town caucus meeting, paving the way for her to be recalled by her party.

DA asks ConCourt to set aside Fraser's appointment as correctional services commissioner

2018-04-25 16:27

The DA says President Cyril Ramaphosa's "new dawn" has failed to stop the ANC's practice of reshuffling compromised individuals within government departments.

De Lille: 'I fear no one but my God'

Embattled Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille told News24 that she isn't concerned about the pending internal motion of no confidence against her.

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DA caucus to debate De Lille's future

2018-04-25 05:17

The Democratic Alliance's Cape Town caucus is expected to debate an internal motion of no confidence in embattled Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille.

Dlamini-Zuma blames hackers after tweet blames DA for North West chaos

2018-04-21 10:59

Minister in the Presidency, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, has distanced herself from a tweet on her official Twitter account that accused DA members of bribing individuals to cause chaos in the North West province.

Kouga mayor loses 9-year battle with cancer

2018-04-19 21:20

Kouga Mayor Elza van Lingen has died, at the age of 68, after a nine-year battle with breast cancer.

DA looking for shortcut to get rid of me - De Lille

2018-04-18 17:05

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has slammed the DA for wanting "to get rid" of her "as soon as possible", after its federal executive accepted a request to table a motion of no confidence against her.

DA FedEx to urgently consider internal Patricia de Lille motion request

2018-04-17 16:34

The Democratic Alliance Federal Executive will meet to discuss the DA Cape Town caucus' request to table a fresh internal motion of no confidence against Mayor Patricia de Lille, News24 can confirm.


Battle with De Lille could destroy DA's reputation

2018-04-26 12:22

The DA has to explain what is so special about Patricia de Lille that normal party processes or City of Cape Town council procedures are inadequate to address whatever grievances it has with her, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

'I expected it. Now it's time for another fight' - De Lille after motion passes

2018-04-25 22:16

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille is not surprised by the result of the Democratic Alliance Cape Town caucus' successful motion of no confidence in her, and is preparing for another fight.

De Lille on DA's use of 'recall clause': 'If I must, I will go to court'

2018-04-25 18:49

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille says she is prepared to go to court to challenge the constitutionality of the DA's new "recall clause", if the party's bid to oust her is successful.

De Lille asks for lower water tariff hike after thousands of complaints

2018-04-25 15:53

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has asked for a reduction in the proposed 27% water tariff hike, after the City received roughly 24 900 complaints from residents during public submissions on the new budget.

'I fear no one but my God' – De Lille ahead of internal DA motion against her

2018-04-25 12:57

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says in all the 25 public meetings that she's attended in the City this month no one has told her they have lost confidence in her.

Maimane: We stand with the people who say Supra must go

2018-04-21 14:05

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has added his party's voice to those calling for North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo to be removed.

DA to seek review of former spy boss Fraser's appointment at correctional services

2018-04-20 17:13

The DA will ask the judiciary to review former spy boss Arthur Fraser's appointment as commissioner of correctional services.

'Land, lies and leases' – Western Cape MPLs debate land expropriation

2018-04-19 20:30

The ANC has been accused in the Western Cape legislature of using land expropriation without compensation as a populist deflection tactic.

DA federal exec green lights caucus request to hold motion against De Lille

2018-04-18 12:01

The Democratic Alliance's federal executive has acceded to the DA Cape Town caucus's request to hold an internal motion of no confidence in Mayor Patricia de Lille.

ANC Eastern Cape heavyweight Andile Lungisa found guilty of assault

2018-04-17 11:56

ANC Eastern Cape heavyweight, Andile Lungisa, has been found guilty of assault with the intent to cause grievous bodily harm, for smashing a glass jug over the head of councillor Rano Kayser during a Nelson Mandela Bay council meeting in 2016.

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