For FW de Klerk reconciliation was never about moral intention, but always about political strategy, writes Antjie Krog.
Sprinkles. More clouds than sun. Cool.
The DA's future will be determined by what happens in the next 48 hours. The key will be how it navigates the treacherous waters of identity politics. There's no doubt: the party's future is under threat, writes Pieter du Toit.
DA MP Phumzile Van Damme says she will not be "sacrificed at the altar" after a media report that the party is looking into a request to probe an alleged racist altercation she was involved in at the V&A Waterfront earlier this year.
Communications and Digital Technologies Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams deliberately withheld from Parliament that Finance Minister Tito Mboweni had turned down the SABC's application for a guarantee, Phumzile van Damme has charged.
Former DA leader Helen Zille ignited a twar between her and DA communications spokesperson Phumzile van Damme on Sunday.
The V&A Waterfront in Cape Town has apologised to DA MP Phumzile van Damme after she posted about an alleged racist ordeal at the popular tourist destination.
The shortlist of candidates to fill the eight vacancies on the board of the SABC has been finalised by the portfolio committee of communications.
The young leaders who will pick up the baton from the current generation will therefore have to earn the trust of the people again in a legitimate and credible way. It remains uncertain who will step into the void.
An exchange between Mzwanele Manyi and DA MP Phumzile van Damme on Twitter has sparked a number of responses from bemused social media users.
DA MP Phumzile van Damme has resigned as the party's national spokesperson.
The DA fears that it is "business as usual" at the SABC after it was revealed that the preferred candidate to become the broadcaster's group CEO has been accused of fraud and corruption in the past, and the subsequent resignation of one of the new SABC board members.
DA leader and MP Phumzile van Damme says she is neither surprised nor bothered by the Institute of Race Relations slamming her and three other party leaders in its latest campaign to "save opposition politics".
Following the release of the SABC’s report on editorial interference at the public broadcaster on Monday, which implicated several high-ranking staff and government officials, the Democratic Alliance says it will lay criminal charges against former minister of communications, Faith Muthambi.
The family claims it was Phumzile van Damme who became aggressive after attempting to jump the queue in front of them at a Clicks store at the V&A Waterfront.
DA MP Phumzile van Damme has accepted an apology by the V&A Waterfront in Cape Town following a 'racist' altercation at the upmarket venue.
DA MP Phumzile van Damme has laid charges after security guards allegedly assaulted her outside the Medupi Power Station in Limpopo.
The Democratic Alliance says the South African rail system has "gone to the dogs".
DA MP Phumzile van Damme says she is not bothered by an email threatening to leak pictures and videos of her if she does not pay up.
Senior DA party leaders have attacked each other on public platforms, disagreeing over whether the party had actually taken a decision to scrap the empowerment policy.
The Democratic Alliance has called for MultiChoice to release the contracts it had entered into with news TV station ANN7.
The DA has called on President Jacob Zuma to appoint the SABC board immediately.
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