Book extract: Comrades and corruption

2017-11-12 06:04

Holomisa’s expulsion from the ANC did not bother him so much as the fact that Mandela had played what seemed like a leading role in the whole process, writes Eric Naki.

Newsmaker: Far from retirement

2017-10-01 06:00

Veteran small-party kingmaker Holomisa stresses necessity to grow new leaders.

Maimane: All is well between opposition parties, but Holomisa disagrees

2017-09-22 23:01

The DA has a good relationship with other opposition parties, says leader Mmusi Maimane, but UDM leader Bantu Holomisa disagrees strongly.

Bobani swore at me in parting shot - Trollip

2017-08-28 22:31

Ousted Nelson Mandela Bay deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani allegedly swore at mayor Athol Trollip before leaving the council chamber ahead of the vote of no confidence against him.

UDM to pull out of coalition unless Bobani is reinstated

2017-08-24 20:33

The United Democratic Movement will pull out of the coalition in the Nelson Mandela Bay metro unless ousted deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani is reinstated by Monday.

FRONTLINE: First port of call for 'the new president'?

Watch as UDM leader Bantu Holomisa, Saftu General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi and ANC Youth League Secretary Njabulo Nzuza share their respective stances on Tuesday's vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.

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Holomisa: Candid ANC MPs must take a stand if secret ballot fails

2017-08-04 20:45

If the motion of no confidence against President Jacob Zuma goes ahead without a secret ballot, outspoken ANC MPs will have to take a stand, says UDM leader Bantu Holomisa.

NEWS24 FRONTLINE: Khoza, Holomisa, Vavi, Nzuza in the spotlight

2017-08-03 20:30

On this edition of News24 Frontline, News24 will be in conversation with outspoken ANC MP Makhosi Khoza, UDM leader Bantu Holomisa, Saftu General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi and ANC Youth League Secretary Njabulo Nzuza.

‘It’s up to the governing party’

2017-06-25 06:02

United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa says the decision to remove President Jacob Zuma, and how to do so, is now out of the opposition’s hands and up to the ANC.

UDM, Cope criticise ANC on #YouthDay

2017-06-16 21:07

Corruption and bad governance by the ruling elite is a betrayal of the ideals of the youth of 1976, COPE president Mosiuoa Lekota says.


ANC left with egg on the face – UDM on SCA judgment on 'spy tapes'

2017-10-13 12:28

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa says he is not surprised by the Supreme Court of Appeal's decision to dismiss the appeal brought by President Jacob Zuma and the NPA, in relation to the reinstatement of corruption charges against the president.

Holomisa: Rot in the ANC led to the formation of the UDM

2017-09-30 19:49

United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa has said that the current situation that the African National Congress finds itself in, is partly the reason why he established his own party 20 years ago.

Holomisa again demands apology from Maimane

2017-09-13 14:30

UDM leader Bantu Holomisa has issued a fresh demand for an apology from DA leader Mmusi Maimane as relations between the two coalition partners deteriorate.

DA won't tolerate corruption in NMB - Selfe

2017-08-28 15:14

The DA does not want to end the coalition agreement with the UDM in Nelson Mandela Bay, after councillor Mongameli Bobani was ousted as deputy mayor.

Marikana massacre no different to Sharpeville massacre - Amcu

2017-08-16 22:48

The President of the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) Joseph Mathunjwa says the 2012 Marikana massacre is no different to the 1960 Sharpeville massacre.

Secret vote or not, Zuma will still be President by end of tomorrow – ANCYL

2017-08-07 22:32

President Jacob Zuma will remain president of the country even after a secret ballot vote on a motion of no confidence, the ANC Youth League says.

We are not going to jump because Trollip says so - Holomisa

2017-08-04 17:16

Bantu Holomisa has said that he will not act against Nelson Mandela Bay deputy mayor and UDM councillor Mongameli Bobani merely because Mayor Athol Trollip wants him to.

Makhosi Khoza reveals daughter has received death threats

2017-07-11 21:58

ANC MP Makhosi Khoza has revealed that her daughter has been receiving death threats from the same people who are intimidating her.

ConCourt to rule on Zuma no-confidence secret ballot on Thursday

2017-06-20 12:21

The Constitutional Court will make its ruling on Thursday on the UDM's application to force National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete to conduct the vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma by secret ballot.

NMB mayor, deputy in renewed spat

2017-05-23 21:36

Hours after the DA in Nelson Mandela Bay revoked an ultimatum to the UDM to remove its deputy mayor Mongameli Bobani, he and mayor Athol Trollip have been involved in a new spat during a council meeting.

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