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.

DA split looms amid serious tensions over race, transformation and policy

2018-05-27 06:01

Party disaffection and its "confused" ideological stance leads senior MPs to consider a "true liberal" political formation.

Situation still volatile in Mitchells Plain

2018-05-03 23:12

The situation is still volatile in Mitchells Plain, authorities say.

Why being corrupt is harder than you think – and why that should worry you

2018-05-02 08:46

A red tape forest of rules has been created to prevent corruption in government. This is why I am amazed at how people get away with corruption in South Africa, writes Helen Zille.

WATCH: Tall ship built for sailors of all abilities docks in Cape Town

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'Some of us have decided to leave her be' – DA members on 'powerful' Zille

2018-03-22 17:23

Party insiders and analysts say the controversial behavior of Western Cape Premier and former DA leader Helen Zille places doubt on the effectiveness of the leadership of her successor, Mmusi Maimane.

Zille puts foot deeper in mouth with Life Esidimeni tweet

2018-03-20 19:00

The DA has called Western Cape Premier Helen Zille's comments unfortunate after she tweeted that she was wondering what the families of the Life Esidimeni victims had done to help their loved ones.

'Hahaha, you are going, white man' - Malema to Trollip

2018-03-18 10:43

EFF leader Julius Malema has reiterated his pledge to remove current Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Athol Trollip, tweeting that "you are going".


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.

It's time for a test case on expropriation without compensation

2018-05-07 18:56

When the radio experts talk about the need for a "quick resolution" of the land issue, it may be useful to keep some of the complexities in mind, writes Helen Zille.

'You do nothing for us,' Zille told at Mitchells Plain community meeting

2018-05-03 16:28

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille attempted to speak to residents at a Mitchells Plain community meeting, attended by Mitchells Plain and Siqalo residents, but was heckled and escorted out.

DA has its work cut out to show it's not a 'white party with a black leader'

2018-04-13 09:05

The DA can boast all it wants about being the most diverse political party but at its elective conference it failed spectacularly to demonstrate its claim, writes Mahlatse Mahlase.

Here's how the Tenacious crew proves that where there's a will, there's a way on the high seas

2018-04-09 07:26

The world's largest operating wooden hulled tall ship, Tenacious, which has docked in Cape Town, was purpose built for sailors with disabilities.

Life Esidimeni the tip of an iceberg - What the Western Cape is doing to prevent another tragedy

2018-03-22 08:50

After the Life Esidimeni tragedy, the Western Cape health department began a hunt for unlicensed mental health facilities – and before long had tracked down around 200 of them. This constituted a crisis, writes Helen Zille.

Ramaphosa must call Malema out on 'racist remarks' - Zille

2018-03-20 09:29

President Cyril Ramaphosa must call EFF president Julius Malema out on his "racist remarks" at NMB Mayor Athol Trollip, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has said.

The unsung heroes of the Zuma prosecution

2018-03-16 19:28

The two people who fought a brutal battle of nine years to bring Zuma closer to justice were veteran politicians Helen Zille and James Selfe, along with the late attorney Mervyn Smith, writes Adriaan Basson.

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