DA loses support in Western Cape by-elections, cedes ward to ANC in Matzikama

2019-11-14 16:05

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 refuses to answer why the province bought land at 'inflated price'

2019-08-15 20:52

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".

Electoral Court sets aside IEC decisions in the DA-De Lille telemarketing spat

2019-06-20 17:07

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.

'Aunty Pat', Ronald Lamola and Malema's menagerie grows: How Twitter reacted to the Cabinet

2019-05-29 23:03

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.

3% in the Western Cape GOOD enough for Herron

2019-05-09 21:55

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.

Would you like to ask Mmusi Maimane a question? Here's your chance!

2019-05-05 13:44

We're opening News24 up to the leaders of various political parties so that our audience can engage with them directly. Here's how you can get involved.

GOOD establishes corruption desk

2019-05-04 14:40

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.

'Allegations that cannot be substantiated are called blue lies' - De Lille answers your questions

2019-05-02 11:57

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!

Maimane says De Lille telemarketing case will end up at Electoral Court

2019-04-23 16:28

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.


2019-04-16 12:52

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.


'I will be seeking legal advice' - Western Cape MEC Tertius Simmers responds to electricity theft claims

2019-08-16 18:57

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.

Good asks Public Protector to probe Growthpoint's Cape Town land purchase

2019-07-05 12:15

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.

Maimane wishes De Lille well and will 'hold her accountable like any other person'

2019-05-30 10:51

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.

Social media abuzz over Aunty Pat Cabinet plot twist

2019-05-29 22:56

'Aunty Pat' was trending online shortly after her appointment as Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure was announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa

'Voters are sending us a message' - DA's Winde

2019-05-09 20:36

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.

Would you like to ask the IFP a question? Here's your chance!

2019-05-05 13:08

We're opening News24 up to the leaders of various political parties so that our audience can engage with them directly. Here's how you can get involved.

Elections fever: Politicians answer your questions; party leaders on coalitions; and battles in court

2019-05-02 20:37

GOOD's aunty Pat and Cope's Dennis Bloem sat in News24's hot seat answering questions from you, Why the New Nation Movement is asking the Constitutional Court to postpone May 8 election, and We give you a chance to ask UDM anything.

'Something inherently dangerous about a coalition between ANC and EFF' – Maimane

2019-05-02 06:03

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.

Election campaigns fail to answer the question on all South Africans' minds

2019-04-18 10:15

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.

Acclaimed musician joins De Lille's GOOD party

2019-03-15 19:23

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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