The DA has dismissed ANC objections to its mayoral candidate for the City of Tshwane, ahead of the council elections this week.
The Tshwane council meeting held on January, 16 which ended in acrimony over the sequence in which four motions of no confidence would be heard, is expected to continue.
The DA announces Randall Williams as its candidate for the position of Tshwane mayor which will be contested in a mayoral election next month.
The needs of the residents of Tshwane have suffered as political priorities trumped service delivery, says Gauteng MEC for Human Settlements Lebogang Maile following the resignation announcement of Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa.
Embattled Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa could be hit with the DA's so-called "De Lille clause" if he doesn’t step down in the coming days.
Although the DA has found that there is no proof that embattled Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa and former transport and roads MMC Sheila Senkubuge had sex in the office, he will still face a disciplinary hearing.
With their hand revealed, the EFF and ANC in Tshwane will have to follow a democratic process with a little strategic flair to ensure a motion of no confidence in DA mayor Stevens Mokgalapa succeeds.
The Tshwane opposition's bid to convene a special council sitting on Wednesday, where the ANC and EFF were expected to table motions of no confidence against the Speaker, Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Chair of Chairs, has fallen through.
Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa will hear his fate when the DA's federal executive committee meets in two weeks, according to Gauteng leader John Moodey.
The cliché that a week is a long time in politics has been proven true once again – this time in three of South Africa's biggest metros. This past week saw coalition governments fall in Johannesburg, Tshwane and Nelson Mandela Bay.
Outgoing Tshwane Executive Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has apologised to fellow DA members for comments he made about his colleagues in a controversial, leaked audio recording.
Outgoing Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has chalked up the cancellation of the controversial GladAfrica contract as one of his successes during his tenure.
The ANC in Gauteng will meet with the party's Tshwane regional leadership and hold a special provincial executive committee meeting to discuss developments in the capital city.
Embattled mayor of the City of Tshwane and DA member Stevens Mokgalapa has announced his intention to resign at the end of this month.
Embattled Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa says he is more than ready to face a disciplinary hearing brought against him by his party, the DA.
Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa might be booted from the DA this weekend when the party's federal executive meets at its headquarters in Bruma, Johannesburg.
ANC Tshwane chairperson Kgoši Maepa's tweet that the DA fired Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa is "false news", according to party's provincial leader John Moodey.
The ANC and EFF have gone into a marriage of convenience to oust the entire DA-led exco in Pretoria.
The ANC and EFF want the court to overturn an interim order that halted the removal of Mokgalapa earlier this month.
The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has suspended all the resolutions passed by the Tshwane council on Thursday.
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