De Lille replacement: Zille confirms she's been approached, but wants to finish term as premier

2018-08-08 17:38

Reports say senior members of the DA's Cape Town caucus see Helen Zille as the ideal figure to lead the caucus following a fractious 18 months.

De Lille lining up civil litigation against 12 people

2018-08-06 16:14

Outgoing Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille says she is not finished with pursuing legal action against at least 12 individuals she claimed defamed her over the last six months.

'I smell a rat' - Lindiwe Mazibuko on DA's protracted De Lille saga

2018-08-01 12:19

The former DA leader noted that allegations of corruption against Patricia de Lille haven't been followed through and there has been no evidence of her alleged mismanagement.

DA confirms deal reached with De Lille for public disciplinary hearing

2018-07-26 16:50

The Democratic Alliance has confirmed that it has reached an agreement with Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille about her ongoing issues with the party, which includes allowing an open disciplinary hearing.

De Lille, speaker face motions of no confidence in Cape Town council

2018-07-26 05:18

The motion against Patricia de Lille is the second brought by her own party that she will face in council this year, while the motion against speaker Dirk Smit was tabled by the opposition ANC.

City of Cape Town’s Foreshore tender 'made potential corruption easy' - deputy mayor

2018-07-23 16:03

The tender for Cape Town's Foreshore Freeway Precinct was drafted in such a way that it effectively opened up processes for corruption, Deputy Mayor Ian Neilson has said.

De Lille: New motion of no confidence scheduled

2018-07-16 16:42

A new motion of no confidence in Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille will be heard at the first council sitting of the third term.

Panasonic launches SA headquarters in Cape Town

2018-07-12 18:46

Panasonic South Africa – a subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation – has launched its new South African headquarters in Century City, Cape Town.

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.

'We may have overreached a bit' – JP Smith on cutting De Lille's powers

2018-06-29 20:41

The DA may have been foolishly under the impression that it would never end up in some of the farcical situations that other municipalities have, admits deputy caucus leader JP Smith.


Western Cape MEC Madikizela out of the running for Cape Town mayor

2018-08-07 12:48

Western Cape DA leader Bonginkosi Madikizela has taken himself out of the running for Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille's post, saying he is already running for Western Cape premier.

De Lille resignation: Charges dropped. What now?

2018-08-05 14:42

After almost a year of public infighting, Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille and the DA have reached an agreement that will see her both resign as mayor, and have all internal charges against her dropped.

De Lille finally gets her wish, and will now have to answer

2018-07-26 21:30

After months of infighting, Patricia de Lille will finally get her chance to answer for the various allegations levelled against her - an exercise that will either clear, or damage, her name moving forward.

DA caucus discusses withdrawing motion of no confidence in Patricia de Lille

2018-07-26 09:24

The Democratic Alliance's caucus is meeting to discuss whether the planned motion of no confidence in Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille will be withdrawn.

'What must be, will be' - De Lille ahead of motion of no confidence

2018-07-25 20:27

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille says she is feeling positive ahead of the upcoming motion of no confidence in her leadership in the city of Cape Town council.

Cape Town's Freeway Foreshore Project might be back on again

2018-07-22 18:44

Cape Town's Foreshore Freeway Projects is not "dead and buried" and the City will go back to the drawing board to find another way of making the project work, Mayor Patricia De Lille says.

DA to appeal De Lille judgment

2018-07-16 13:16

The Democratic Alliance will formally appeal the Western Cape High Court's ruling against the party in its court battle with Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille.

Deputy police minister lets loose on Arthur Mafokate, ‘blessers’ during #100Men march

2018-07-12 17:59

Deputy Police Minister Bongani Mkongi has let loose on kwaito star Arthur Mafokate at the 100 Men March in Cape Town.

'I asked for the evidence, not the report' - De Lille, DA tiff rolls on

2018-06-30 11:03

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille has again hit back at the DA, saying the party should stop misquoting her on the internal "Steenhuisen report" that looked into her conduct.

De Lille hits back at DA's Mazzone, calls her 'clueless'

2018-06-29 12:44

The battle between Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille and the Democratic Alliance is getting uglier, with De Lille slamming the party's Natasha Mazzone as "clueless".

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