Natasha Mazzone's 'election' to DA post stands - Maimane

2018-04-16 15:11

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says Natasha Mazzone was "elected" and not appointed, to the position of second deputy federal council chairperson.

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.

Maimane stands firm on diversity

2018-04-08 05:55

The party wants to transform but has rejected race quotas, giving rise to questions how it will achieve this.

Mmusi Maimane: Malema 'sabotaging' Nelson Mandela Bay for political expedience

2018-03-19 13:36

Nelson Mandela Bay Metro (Port Elizabeth) has become a sacrificial lamb, strapped to the altar of EFF political expediency and awaiting slaughter, writes Mmusi Maimane.

Maimane calls on youth to register

2018-03-10 14:35

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has encouraged young people to register to vote.

Maimane: DA growing in KwaZulu-Natal, but must not lose focus

2018-02-03 13:12

The Democratic Alliance has grown steadily in KwaZulu Natal, but must not lose focus of its core values, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane.

WATCH: #DefeatDayZero campaign celebrates 'significant' victory

DA leader Mmusi Maimane on Tuesday announced that Cape Town succeeded in pushing back Day Zero through combined efforts. He also outlined what else the City will be doing in the coming weeks to keep the taps flowing. Watch.

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No support from National Government on Western Cape drought crisis - DA

Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader, Mmusi Maimane, briefed the media in Athlone, Cape Town on Wednesday, on the Western Cape governments's "multi-disciplinary programme of action" to deal with the management of averting ‘Day Zero’. Watch.

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ANC Cape Town to lay complaint against Maimane, Breytenbach

2018-01-18 16:40

The ANC in Cape Town has resolved to lay a complaint against DA leader Mmusi Maimane and MP Glynnis Breytenbach, accusing the pair of unlawfully "interfering" in City of Cape Town matters.

Maimane urges Metsimaholo community to vote ANC out once and for all

2017-11-25 18:33

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has urged residents of the Metsimaholo municipality to kick the ANC out of power there once and for all when they vote in the upcoming by-elections.


What the DA is doing for diversity in the party

2018-04-13 16:29

We envision a society that is truly diverse, and must continue our work in building One South Africa For All, despite what the naysayers have to say, writes Mmusi Maimane.

WATCH LIVE: DA congress - a word from the new leadership

The Democratic Alliance has elected Athol Trollip to be its new federal chairperson at its federal congress in Tshwane on Sunday. The newly elected leadership will address the media shortly. Watch live.

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'We must put a DA government here in Gauteng' - Maimane

2018-04-07 15:29

Democratic Alliance federal leader Mmusi Maimane has laid down the gauntlet for the party's Gauteng delegates, saying a DA election victory in the province can help halt corruption.

City of Cape Town betrayed farmers by surrendering Day Zero predictions

2018-03-13 12:28

The Day Zero scenario was used as a planning and communications tool and while it may have focused Capetonians’ attention on the drought, the Doomsday prediction was questioned by various water-sector role players, writes Janse Rabie.

Tax hikes not the option for SA economy - Maimane

2018-02-20 20:05

Privatising SEOs, dropping NHI, exiting the BRICS development bank, selling Telkom shares and rejecting nuclear build are just some of the policy directions the DA believes government should take for Budget 2018.

#DayZero: Expect a planned drop in water pressure soon - Maimane

2018-01-30 17:17

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has asked Cape Town residents not to panic if they experience a drop in water pressure in the coming weeks.

DA to bring no confidence motion against Magashule

2018-01-28 21:07

The Democratic Alliance says that it would bring a motion of no-confidence against Free State Premier Ace in relation to the Vrede Dairy scandal.

Cape Town water crisis: Maimane to give details on 'what's really happening'

2018-01-24 07:02

DA leader Mmusi Maimane will brief the media on what is "really happening" regarding the water crisis in Cape Town during a visit to Athlone.

ANC, DA take dim view of Trump's 'shithole' comment

2018-01-12 14:41

South African politicians have taken a dim view of US President Donald Trump describing Africa as a "shithole".

ANC, Zanu-PF in same WhatsApp group - Maimane

2017-11-23 15:44

DA leader Mmusi Maimane is hopeful that the recent events in Zimbabwe will teach South Africans a lesson.

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