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The DA has lost a ward and retained two in Western Cape by-elections, but dropped significant votes in those two wards.
Western Cape MEC for human settlements Tertius Simmers refused to answer whether the province bought land for housing at the allegedly inflated price of R64.6 million because another parcel of land already owned by the City of Cape Town and earmarked for housing would turn Table View into "Khayelitsha by the sea".
The Electoral Court has found that the DA's statement about Patricia de Lille is free speech and did not impact on the mechanics or conduct of the election.
After a nearly hour-long delay, President Cyril Ramaphosa finally put the Twitterati out of its misery by announcing his Cabinet, which had many people online gasping.
With GOOD hovering just above 3% in the Western Cape for most of Thursday, the party's secretary general Brett Herron said they will be satisfied with that outcome.
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Just days before the elections, GOOD leader Patricia de Lille has established a "dedicated corruption desk" to deal with allegations it has received from whistleblowers around the country.
Join us LIVE with GOOD leader Patricia de Lille, who will be answering your questions ahead of the elections. It's a live, online interview led entirely by YOU as a citizen!
GOOD leader Patricia de Lille wants an urgent interdict to stop the DA from making claims about her in a telemarketing campaign, but DA leader Mmusi Maimane says it is all about semantics.
Patricia De Lille and her team seek to use their experience and expertise from government, business and the NGO sector to fix the country. The GOOD party aims to redress apartheid spatial planning.
Good party secretary general Brett Herron has questioned Western Cape Premier Alan Winde's much-heralded "government of higher integrity" in light of alleged whistleblowers' evidence that one of his newly appointed MECs, Tertius Simmers, was guilty of electricity theft while serving as a DA councillor in George.
The Good party has asked Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane to probe whether the sale of a prime piece of property in the City of Cape Town's CBD was above board.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane has wished former party member Patricia de Lille well in her appointment as Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure, but adds that she will be held to account like any other person.
'Aunty Pat' was trending online shortly after her appointment as Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure was announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa
With about three-quarters of the votes in the Western Cape tallied, the DA remained confident that they would retain the province, but also admitted that some introspection was in order as they were unlikely to reach the highs of 2014's results.
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DA leader Mmusi Maimane says no good can come from a coalition between the EFF and the ANC and insists that the EFF must be investigated in connection with claims that the party benefited from the collapse of VBS Mutual Bank.
South Africans don't need any more criticism of the Zuma years. They have long critiqued that period while the ANC was pontificating about "collective responsibility", writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
Patricia de Lille seems to be making good progress in increasing her party's membership, now extending her welcome to Alistair Izobell, an internationally acclaimed award-winning actor and a well-known musician and performer.
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