Plato calls for special Hawks unit after Cape Town train fire delivers 'massive blow'

2019-11-28 15:16

Officials in Cape Town and the Western Cape have questioned the police's ability to apprehend an alleged syndicate behind the burning of trains in the city, following another fire.

Bonginkosi Madikizela pulls out of DA leadership race

2019-11-11 10:27

DA Western Cape leader Bonginkosi Madikizela has withdrawn from the race for interim federal leader of the party.

Western Cape to roll out new unit, patrols to reduce road fatalities

2019-09-30 18:02

The Western Cape government is forging ahead with plans to introduce new advanced road safety measures to reduce fatalities and assist the police in crime-fighting efforts.

Madikizela blames Salt River social housing delay on Brett Herron

2018-11-08 22:10

DA Western Cape leader Bonginkosi Madikizela has held a press briefing to clarify concerns about the delay in a social housing project in Salt River.

Madikizela not parting with phone in WCape premier leak probe

2018-09-25 19:10

Western Cape DA leader Bonginkosi Madikizela is within his rights to not hand over his cellphone and laptop as the party tries to find out who leaked party leader Mmusi Maimane's apparent bid to be premier, DA MP Glynnis Breytenbach has said.

Lennit Max 'must do the honourable thing and resign as a member' - DA

2018-07-03 14:46

Western Cape Democratic Alliance leader Bonginkosi Madikizela says that Lennit Max must resign from the party now that he is a special advisor to Police Minister Bheki Cele.

Another DA mayor gets the boot by his caucus

2018-05-24 12:41

Bergriver Mayor Evert Manuel has resigned from his position in the municipality after he lost the confidence of his own caucus.

Hermanus Schulphoek land owners agree to sell amid protests

2018-05-17 13:07

The owners of Schulphoek in Hermanus have agreed to sell land back to the government for homes for Zwelihle residents, Western Cape Human Settlements MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela has said.

Hermanus 'backyarders' pave the way for land ownership

2018-04-18 20:35

Residents of Zwelihle in Hermanus and the Western Cape Department of Human Settlements have begun the process of land allocation.

Clearing up under way in Hermanus after land agreement ends protests

2018-03-28 15:14

A massive operation to clear the debris-strewn streets of Zwelihle, Hermanus, is under way after government and residents brokered an agreement to end protests over housing and land in the usually peaceful seaside town.


Inside the DA's leadership race: Why Madikizela was asked to bow out

2019-11-12 14:37

DA Western Cape leader Bonginkosi Madikizela's withdrawal in the race to become interim leader of the party was done in order to avoid splitting votes for John Steenhuisen, three sources in the DA have told News24.

Here are the people contesting the DA's interim leadership

2019-11-03 08:23

On November 17, the DA will elect an interim leader to fill the void after Mmusi Maimane's resignation until the party elects a new permanent leader. Three people have thrown their hats in the ring.

Call for investigation into Ou Kaapse Weg crash

2019-09-22 10:40

The Western Cape Minister of Transport and Public Works has called for an investigation into an accident which resulted in death of 10 people.

'We lost everything' – heartbroken Vrygrond fire victims sleep on soccer field

2018-10-26 17:21

After losing everything, Vrygrond residents woke up early on Friday morning to start rebuilding their shacks among the rubble where their homes once stood.

Western Cape MEC Madikizela out of the running for Cape Town mayor

2018-08-07 12:48

Western Cape DA leader Bonginkosi Madikizela has taken himself out of the running for Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille's post, saying he is already running for Western Cape premier.

We can't house everyone - Western Cape MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela

2018-06-15 14:06

Western Cape MEC for Human Settlements Bonginkosi Madikizela has said it is important for people to realise that government will not be able to house everyone.

'What about Mount Pleasant?' - Now another Hermanus community also demands land

2018-05-18 12:51

A new group of Hermanus protesters has taken to the streets, littering roads, setting fires, and demanding that they too be given land.

WATCH: De Lille, DA react to court judgment

Embattled Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille emerged victorious but "tired" after her successful court battle to be reinstated. Watch.

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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.

Hermanus backyarders to get land, MEC announces

2018-03-27 18:09

Land will be made available for Zwelihle backyarders, Human Settlements MEC Bonginkosi Madikizela has promised protesting residents.

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