Supporting Gogos to support young parents would be the most cost-effective way of repairing our broken social fabric, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
Scattered clouds. Mild.
The opposition party made the call after power utility Eskom announced it was implementing stage 6 load shedding.
There is a "good likelihood" that Tshwane will end up in a similar situation as Johannesburg, DA interim leader John Steenhuisen has said in the aftermath of the ANC unseating the DA-led coalition as the governing party in Johannesburg.
The newly elected interim leader of the DA, John Steenhuisen who is also the party's parliamentary leader, says he is on a mission to help restore the dignity and decorum of Parliament and to get it working again as a watchdog rather than a lapdog.
Newly elected interim DA leader John Steenhuisen says negotiations with several parties, including the EFF, are under way to keep to the ANC out of power in the City of Johannesburg.
Newly elected DA leader John Steenhuisen says he warned the party that its message ahead of the 2019 elections was not working, but was instead told internal polls showed otherwise.
The DA's John Steenhuisen speaks to News24 in a live interview, 24 hours after his election as interim leader.
DA parliamentary leader and candidate for interim leader John Steenhuisen believes the interim leader will be in pole position for the federal leadership contest in April 2020.
Setting out his vision for the DA before he announced that his hat is in the ring to become party leader, John Steenhuisen has compared the party to "wobbly jelly" and says they must rediscover their spine.
New DA parliamentary leader John Steenhuisen has mapped out the direction for an opposition party rocked by high profile resignations and availed himself to become party leader.
The DA's future will be determined by what happens in the next 48 hours. The key will be how it navigates the treacherous waters of identity politics. There's no doubt: the party's future is under threat, writes Pieter du Toit.
EFF leader Julius Malema says all his party wants is an opportunity to govern.
Sinethemba Amanda Gwen Ngwenya is wrapping up 2019 as the DA's head of policy, a position she resigned from at the beginning of the year.
DA interim leader John Steenhuisen, who in October 2017 laid a corruption charge against then-minister of state security Bongani Bongo, has said the MP's arrest shows that "if we all stick to our guns and do the hard yards, we can eventually fix every part of our troubled nation".
It is not normal for a society to be this unequal, hence we cannot adopt a standard or even classical approach to the challenges that we encounter, writes Ralph Mathekga.
Newly elected interim leader of the DA John Steenhuisen says he'll defend his party against "all-comers", including against the "immature and unhelpful" Institute of Race Relations.
Newly elected interim leader John Steenhuisen has promised to turn the party's recent election set back into the biggest comeback in political history.
The battle for the soul of the DA is far from over, at least on the part of those who call themselves the "progressive" faction within the party.
DA parliamentary leader John Steenhuisen has thrown his hat in the ring to become the DA's next federal leader.
John Steenhuisen has vacated the chair reserved for the chief whip, taking a seat among backbenchers when the DA caucus met.
Despite Maimane's insistence after the elections that he would be safe in his position as leader of the DA, it was clear as daylight that his days were numbered. The blue hyenas have started circling, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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