Challenge to DA old guard

2017-01-29 00:01

Ambitious and outspoken, the DA's Makashule Gana wants more inclusive leadership in the opposition.

I'm not happy with the state of the DA - Gana

2015-11-06 08:31

The day DA MP Makashule Gana wakes up and finds he is happy with the state of the party is the day he will leave.

DA's Gana confident of win

2015-05-09 07:51

Makashule Gana's supporters are among the first to arrive to start campaigning for the position of DA federal chairperson.

The race for DA federal chairperson

2015-05-05 09:29

While Mmusi Maimane and James Wilmot's race for the DA leadership dominates headlines, News24 interviewed all three candidates for the position of federal chairperson, also to be elected this coming weekend.

Zille's announcement met with shock, surprise

2015-04-12 17:30

Helen Zille's announcement that she will not stand for re-election as DA leader took many members of the party's federal executive by surprise.

DA results announced

2012-11-25 16:03

Wilmot James has been elected DA federal chairperson, with Mmusi Maimane, Anchen Dreyer and Makashule Gana as his deputies.

DA Youth stage walk out

2012-06-22 10:36

The DA Youth and several other youth representatives walked out of a sitting of the Youth Parliament and have not signed the 2012 Declaration.

Hostility justified, Cosatu says

2012-05-15 22:49

The hostility displayed by Cosatu members during a DA march in the Johannesburg city centre is justified, the trade union federation says.

Violence interrupts Zille speech

2012-05-15 17:05

DA leader Helen Zille was interrupted while speaking at a protest against Cosatu over the youth wage subsidy when violence erupted.

NYDA salary budget soars: DA Youth

2012-03-14 13:18

The Democratic Alliance Youth has asked Minister in the Presidency Collins Chabane to urgently intervene in the National Youth Development Agency.


Student protests began back in 2000 - former DA youth leader

2015-11-06 08:40

We need to ask ourselves why the recent #FeesMustFall protests “got amplified” when they have been happening at smaller universities every year, says DA MP Makashule Gana.

Verwoerd comment overshadows Zille's last dance

2015-05-09 21:58

A comment by veteran journalist Allister Sparks on apartheid-era prime minister Hendrik Verwoerd has overshadowed outgoing DA leader Helen Zille's "last dance" for the party.

Who are the DA's federal chairperson candidates

2015-05-05 09:29

The Democratic Alliance is not only electing a new leader this coming weekend, but also a federal chairperson. News24 looks at the candidates for the latter position.

DA leader: Yes, no & maybe list

2015-04-16 17:27

With a little more than a week to go until nominations for leadership positions in the DA's close, there is still speculation about who will be standing to take over as leader of the party from Helen Zille.

Zille welcomes criticism

2012-11-25 17:54

DA leader Helen Zille says people are welcome to be critical of her leadership.

Sasco: They must die like cockroaches

2012-11-05 13:19

The DA Youth has laid a complaint against Sasco, after the student organisation tweeted about Helen Zille's visit to Nkandla "they must die like cockroaches"!

DA to meet police over march

2012-05-18 07:17

The Democratic Alliance will meet Gauteng police to discuss the party's march on Cosatu offices which was marred by public violence.

Rocks, cement pieces send marchers scattering

2012-05-15 18:00

Rocks and pieces of cement have flown when supporters of the DA and Cosatu came head to head at a protest in Johannesburg city centre.

DA not allowed to march near Cosatu HQ

2012-05-14 19:37

The DA will not be allowed to march near Cosatu's headquarters in Johannesburg, the city's metro police say.

Malema ruling welcomed

2012-02-05 14:36

The DA and FF Plus youth bodies have welcomed the ANC's upholding Julius Malema's suspension as the leader of its youth league.

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