Zille's cabinet demands more cops in the Western Cape within 6 months

2018-10-10 20:39

The Western Cape government has demanded that Police Minister Bheki Cele deploy extra police officers and reservists to the province within six months to stop a wave of crime, gangsterism, and attacks on trains.

Alan Winde: I've got big shoes to fill

2018-09-20 15:21

As premier of the Western Cape he will have big shoes to fill but with almost two decades in government, he's got the track record to prove that he's up to the challenge, says Alan Winde.

De Lille replacement: Zille confirms she's been approached, but wants to finish term as premier

2018-08-08 17:38

Reports say senior members of the DA's Cape Town caucus see Helen Zille as the ideal figure to lead the caucus following a fractious 18 months.

Zille welcomes opening of healthcare facility, says more should have been done in District Six

2018-07-25 18:00

The one thing Western Cape Premier Helen Zille says she wants to see before the end of her term in office is the redevelopment of District Six.

Protesters challenge Zille to spend 67 minutes for Mandela Day inside shack erected outside her residence

2018-07-18 11:34

Protesters have built a shack outside Helen Zille's official residence, and have challenged her to spend her 67 minutes for Mandela Day "inside of it, using the same services we have to use everyday".

Zwelihle protesters attack and rob police officer of service pistol

2018-07-13 18:38

Protesters in Zwelihle, Hermanus have robbed a police officer of his service pistol while Western Cape Premier Helen Zille attempted to address the community.

Panasonic launches SA headquarters in Cape Town

2018-07-12 18:46

Panasonic South Africa – a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation – has launched its new South African headquarters in Century City, Cape Town.

Defiant Zille 'dragging down name, image and brand of Western Cape' - ANC

2018-06-14 15:35

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is "bad" and in sot fit to hold such high office, the ANC leader of the opposition in the provincial legislature, Khaya Magaxa, says.

Did the Public Protector misapply the law on Zille's tweets?

2018-06-12 11:54

Legal experts have slammed Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane announcement that she has found that a tweet about colonialism by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is in violation of the Constitution.

Zille's tweet on colonialism violates Constitution - Public Protector

2018-06-11 16:39

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has found that a tweet about colonialism by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is in violation of the Constitution.


Matric after-party at Zille's official house has ANC boiling

2018-09-28 23:01

A party of a different sort is giving Western Cape Premier Helen Zille problems as some neighbours of her official residence Leeuwenhof are complaining that her foster grandson's matric after-party, which was hosted there, got out of hand.

Teachers demand safer schools in Khayelitsha

2018-08-22 09:23

Dozens of Khayelitsha teachers have gathered in Cape Town's city centre to demand that their schools be made safer.

ANCYL blames Malema, Shivambu for its liquidation

2018-07-31 12:10

The ANCYL says a legal bill linked to a defamation case brought by Helen Zille was only brought to its attention recently.

Helen Zille again in the eye of the storm

2018-07-22 06:01

Helen Zille is again the subject of a storm brewing in the DA, this time over her inclusion in the selection panel tasked with choosing who will represent the party in Parliament.

Housing activists build shack outside Zille's official residence in 'honour' of Mandela Day

2018-07-18 08:22

Housing activists in Cape Town have built a shack outside Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's official residence to mark Mandela Day.

Helen Zille and Julius Malema lose 50,000 followers in Twitter purge

2018-07-13 15:41

Twitter started to delete inactive accounts to restore confidence in the follower numbers of users – and two of SA's favourite political tweeters were hit hard.

DA caucus says Public Protector’s report on Zille must go to ‘another post box’

2018-07-04 22:13

Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane's report on Western Cape premier Helen Zille's tweets about colonialism will not be entertained by the provincial legislature, says DA chief whip Mark Wiley.

Mkhwebane 'shocked, disturbed' at criticism of Zille report

2018-06-13 17:59

Mkhwebane says according to the law, when a complaint is laid she is obliged to investigate.

Helen Zille's tweet unconstitutional?

2018-06-12 11:49

It is clear that the Public Protector, with all her purported legal expertise, forgot to read the Preamble to the Constitution of our country.

Maimane admits to difficulties in relationship with Zille - report

2018-06-03 15:59

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has admitted to the Sunday Times that there has been difficulties in his relationship with Western Cape premier Helen Zille.

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