Call for the army to be deployed in crime-ridden areas in the city of Cape Town

2018-07-20 15:31

Across South Africa we are losing the fight against crime, and nowhere is this more evident than in Cape Town, writes Mmusi Maimane.

Let's take back our communities from violent criminals

2018-07-04 11:56

The most important job, the first job, of any government is to keep its people safe. The ANC has failed to do this, writes Mmusi Maimane.

DA's Mmusi Maimane is holding out olive branch to Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille

2018-07-01 07:02

DA leader wants to deal with De Lille matter out of court following high court ruling, but party leaders are balking at admitting wrongdoing.

Job losses can be avoided with National Minimum Wage exemption - Ramaphosa

2018-06-22 07:45

President Cyril Ramaphosa said that the provision of a national minimum wage exemption is designed for businesses that cannot implement the national minimum wage to avoid job losses.

ANC not up to delivering on 2019 election job creation promises - Maimane

2018-05-30 18:36

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the 2019 general elections will be about job creation, but believes this cannot be achieved under the ANC’s leadership.

DA split will doom party to permanent opposition

2018-05-28 08:49

The existential crisis the DA is confronted with is genuine. Ramaphosa's first 100 days in office contributed to the DA's inability to gather a sense of perspective, writes Ralph Mathekga.

The problem AfriForum is causing the DA

2018-05-15 07:07

When Ernst Roets described land expropriation without compensation as "racist theft" while SA is trying to find urgent solutions for the land question, he crossed a line, writes Max du Preez.

What the DA doesn't see

2018-05-13 05:56

The nonsense that has been spewed forth since DA leader Mmusi Maimane made his perfectly logical comment about the continued existence of white privilege is stunning in its sheer blinkered arrogance, writes Terry Bell.

What are you going to do Mmusi Maimane?

2018-05-08 13:05

It is shocking, but really not surprising, that senior members of the DA have shared fake claims of ethical transgressions by Cape Town Mayor, Patricia De Lille on social media.

Maimane's critics in the DA have dubious intentions

2018-05-06 19:34

I have found a number of white South Africans deeply offended by the notion that their votes are predicated on the idea that the DA should be silent on privilege and poverty along racial lines, writes Herman Mashaba.


Refugees must live in refugee camps – Lekota

2018-07-11 18:06

Lekota says South Africans who sought refuge in other African countries during apartheid were placed in camps and not allowed "to push out the citizens of those countries".

Why the DA should admit defeat and move on

2018-07-04 09:07

One really has to wonder when the DA will realise that it is time to admit defeat in the Patricia de Lille matter and move on, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

Jobs: What we must learn from the Western Cape

2018-07-01 06:02

National government must drop the rhetoric and follow in the province’s footsteps to reverse the soaring level of unemployment, writes Mmusi Maimane.

Mmusi Maimane wants Cabinet minutes to be made public

2018-06-10 00:00

Recordings of Cabinet discussions could be made public if the DA gets its way.

DA, EFF still struggling to get over Zuma hangover... and it's costing them

2018-05-29 08:52

South Africa's two biggest opposition parties are going to be badly bruised in the coming general election if they can't get over their Zuma hangover soon, writes Max du Preez.

Dear voter, hold on for a rocky ride to 2019

2018-05-18 07:45

It is fascinating to listen to confused potential voters as the official opposition tries on the governing party boots of infighting, divisions and hauling each other to the courts, writes Mahlatse Mahlase.

White privilege, black poverty and the DA offer

2018-05-14 09:00

Acknowledging white privilege does not take away from honouring all those who suffered for liberating our country, writes Terri Stander.

Dear Mmusi 'mini-Mandela' Maimane, what have you done for SA?

2018-05-09 13:42

The greatest tragedy of our contemporary politics has been Mmusi Maimane's inability to carve yourself an identity that you can own and be known for championing, writes Lukhona Mnguni.

ICYMI Best of City Press: Maimane feels pressure over 'white privilege' | Supra remains 'defiant'

2018-05-06 20:12

In case you missed it, here are the highlights from City Press on Sunday, May 6.

Mmusi Maimane feels pressure as 'white privilege' race row rocks DA

2018-05-06 06:00

The DA leader’s Freedom Day message has riled senior leaders who fear he is alienating the party’s traditional support base.

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