Equality Court clears DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard in discrimination case

2019-10-22 13:02

The Equality Court has cleared DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard after a former party staffer accused her of racism, xenophobia and sexism.

'Xenophobic, racist and sexist': Case against DA MP Kohler Barnard goes to Equality Court

2019-03-28 16:52

DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard is to face an Equality Court hearing over alleged racist and discriminatory complaints made at a staff workshop, Cape Town's chief magistrate has ruled.

Kohler Barnard returns as shadow deputy police minister

2017-08-31 22:04

The position of shadow deputy minister of police in the DA has been filled by MP Dianne Kohler Barnard following a resignation that left it vacant.

Kohler Barnard's Facebook post 'hate speech' - court papers

2016-08-26 07:02

The ANC has taken DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard to the Equality Court, saying a Facebook post she shared praising apartheid leader PW Botha constituted hate speech.

ANC wants Kohler Barnard to pay R500 000, face criminal charges

2016-01-21 16:40

The ANC is taking racists to court, spokesperson Zizi Kodwa says, adding that the party has laid charges against DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard, DA councillor Chris Roberts, Penny Sparrow and Velaphi Khumalo.

Kohler Barnard decision shows DA's true colours - ANC

2015-12-22 17:12

The DA's decision to keep Dianne Kohler Barnard in Parliament shows the party up as "the racist, apartheid apologist and defender of white supremacy", the ANC says.

Kohler Barnard’s DA expulsion lifted

2015-12-22 14:39

Dianne Kohler Barnard's expulsion from the DA has been lifted after she appealed the October ruling.

Kohler Barnard appeal against expulsion to be dealt with next year - DA

2015-12-03 15:38

MP Dianne Kohler Barnard's appeal against her expulsion from the Democratic Alliance will only be dealt with next year, the party's legal commission chairperson has said.

Kohler Barnard fights back, wants reasons for her increased sentence

2015-11-05 08:29

DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard has asked the DA federal executive to supply the reasons why it saw fit to increase her sentence and expel her.

PW Botha Facebook post caused DA ‘massive damage’

2015-11-02 16:56

The shared PW Botha-Facebook post by suspended senior DA member of Parliament Dianne Kohler Barnard had inflicted “massive damage” to the party.


The rainbow nation is dead

2019-05-23 05:00

The portrayal of white South Africans as a victimised minority could not be further from the truth and statistics can attest to that. Twenty-five years into democracy, the economy and land are still in the hands of the few, writes Pearl Mncube.

Crime Stats: Mixed reaction to figures

2017-10-24 17:53

While figures for violent crimes have attracted harsh criticism from those reacting to Police Minister Fikile Mbalula's presentation of the past year’s crime statistics, some have welcomed the police's efforts to fight crime.

Kohler Barnard to appear in Equality Court over 'come back PW Botha' post

2016-09-13 05:40

DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard is due to appear in the Equality Court over a post she shared on Facebook praising apartheid-era prime minister PW Botha.

Business as usual for Dreyer, Kohler Barnard

2016-01-26 12:02

It was business as usual for besieged DA MPs Anchen Dreyer and Dianne Kohler Barnard at Parliament's first committee meeting of the year on the Expropriation Bill.

PW Botha post will always haunt DA's Kohler Barnard - analyst

2015-12-22 20:28

Although DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard's expulsion from the party for a social media blunder has been overturned, it will remain a blot on her copybook, a political analyst has said.

DA's Kohler Barnard back, must pay fine

2015-12-22 15:21

Dianne Kohler Barnard is back in the DA fold after winning an appeal against her recent expulsion. She will have to attend a presentation on the safe use of social media, and pay a fine.

DA could decide Kohler Barnard's fate on Tuesday

2015-12-21 12:04

Former DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard might soon know if her appeal against her expulsion from the party has been successful.

I have not misled Parliament - Maimane

2015-11-09 09:10

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has had a tough few weeks following the axing of party veteran Dianne Kohler Barnard and complaints against him for not declaring his sponsors.

Kohler Barnard lodges notice of intention to appeal

2015-11-04 14:23

Axed Democratic Alliance MP Dianne Kohler Barnard has lodged a notice of intention to appeal her expulsion from the party.

Kohler Barnard ‘battling along’

2015-11-02 10:48

Axed DA MP Dianne Kohler Barnard says she is "battling along" and it is a "very difficult time".

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