EXTRACT | A House Divided: 'De Lille wanted things done, even if she had to bend the rules'

2019-10-15 08:53

De Lille's lead­ership style and her efforts to centralise power in her office sowed unhappiness and growing concern. 'It didn't matter what you said, you weren't going to convince her. In the end, her stubborn­ness counted against her.'

Chester Williams to be given official provincial state funeral - De Lille

2019-09-11 15:56

Chester Williams will be laid to rest in an official state funeral at Newlands Stadium in Cape Town, Public Works Minister Patricia de Lille says.

De Lille opens Public Works tender process to public

2019-07-10 20:55

Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille has confirmed the department, under her stewardship, will be heralding in a new era of transparency as she vows to open the entire tender process to public scrutiny.

De Lille says she's won 3 cases against DA after judgment reserved in latest court battle

2019-06-03 17:22

The Gauteng High Court in Johannesburg has reserved judgment in a matter between the Electoral Commission of South Africa and the DA.

'Allegations that cannot be substantiated are called blue lies' - De Lille answers your questions

2019-05-02 11:57

Join us LIVE with GOOD leader Patricia de Lille, who will be answering your questions ahead of the elections. It's a live, online interview led entirely by YOU as a citizen!

WATCH: De Lille’s GOOD party gets coach De Villiers's starting pick

2019-05-01 22:23

Former Springbok coach Peter de Villiers has endorsed Patricia de Lille and her GOOD movement, tossing a rugby ball in support of the former Cape Town mayor’s “principled leadership”.

De Lille won't back down against DA

2019-04-23 21:49

Patricia de Lille, leader of the Good Party, has accused the DA of trying to tarnish her and her party's name, and therefore seeks relief urgently in the High Court in the Western Cape to interdict her former political party.

Senior politicians trade barbs, campaign at eNCA townhall debate in the Cape's Mitchells Plain

2019-03-14 21:03

Senior Western Cape politicians have gathered in Rocklands Civic Centre in Mitchells Plain, Cape Town, to say why they believe their parties deserve an X next to their names on ballot papers on May 8 - election day.

De Lille back for GOOD? Splinter parties and where they are now

2018-12-04 07:04

Patricia de Lille isn't the first politician who thought it was a GOOD idea to start a new party after an acrimonious departure.

From De Lille's bodyguard to chief whip - Shaun August on why he gave it up

2018-11-04 09:39

When prison warder Shaun August first saw a formidable Patricia de Lille 16 years ago, he never dreamt that he would one day become one of her closest allies.


Almost three quarters of a billion rand spent on MPs' housing over the past 10 years

2019-10-15 06:21

Public Works and Infrastructure Minister Patricia de Lille has revealed that the total cost incurred by the government for the three parliamentary villages from 2009 to 2019 was R743m.

Courts: Less than 10% of budget for repairs, refurbishments used so far, says De Lille

2019-07-30 21:52

Only R24m has been spent on repairs and the refurbishment of aged and dilapidated courts in the first quarter of 2019, out of a budget allocation of R750m and this worries Public Works Minister Patricia de Lille.

De Lille won't face prosecution over renovation, bribe complaints - NPA

2019-07-10 16:29

The NPA has declined to prosecute GOOD leader and Public Works Minister Patricia de Lille over two complaints about renovations at her home and an alleged attempt to solicit a bribe.

Limited choices force a conservative Ramaphosa Cabinet

2019-05-31 09:09

Acting as Chairman of the Board – in corporate terms – President Ramaphosa has found a large body of ANC insiders who he feels he can work with and will largely take his lead, writes Daniel Silke.

'Something inherently dangerous about a coalition between ANC and EFF' – Maimane

2019-05-02 06:03

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says no good can come from a coalition between the EFF and the ANC and insists that the EFF must be investigated in connection with claims that the party benefited from the collapse of VBS Mutual Bank.

'DA a bunch of blue liars' - Patricia de Lille on postponement of IEC telemarketing case

2019-04-24 16:16

The Western Cape High Court on Wednesday postponed its ruling on Good party leader Patricia De Lille's urgent application for an interdict against the DA.


2019-04-16 12:52

Patricia De Lille and her team seek to use their experience and expertise from government, business and the NGO sector to fix the country. The GOOD party aims to redress apartheid spatial planning.

De Lille vs Maimane: Whose catchphrase is it anyway?

2019-01-30 19:59

GOOD party leader and former Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille has taken DA leader Mmusi Maimane to task for apparently using one of her well-known catchphrases.

De Lille saga: Intrigue continues as Limberg lays charge over SMS

2018-11-16 17:27

The High Court has set aside the findings of a damning internal report against former Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille while mayoral committee member Xanthea Limberg has laid a charge against De Lille.

Politics and ethics walk into a bar...

2018-11-04 06:00

President Ramaphosa has moved exactly as a leader should – no rush of blood to the head, no unattainable promises. He has called a halt to state capture, and asked us to look at how it all worked, writes David Everatt.

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