From Fight Back to #MAGA

2017-02-12 06:06

Former DA leader Tony Leon seems surprised that his former speechwriter, South African-born Joel Pollak, is a prominent President Donald Trump-loving mover and shaker in the US.

ANC's 'lost 3 million voters' will decide 2019 elections - Tony Leon

2016-08-24 12:56

Former DA leader Tony Leon says the ANC has come out the biggest loser in the local government elections and the fight for the party's lost 3 million voters will determine the outcome of the 2019 general elections.

New DA leader must not live in the past - Leon

2015-05-10 10:48

Former DA leader Tony Leon has provided a few guiding words for the soon-to-be announced new leader of the party.

Malema's policies could ruin SA - Leon

Former DA leader Tony Leon believes Julius Malema's policies - just like Hugo Chávez's - could ruin South Africa. Watch.

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The unacceptable ambassador

2013-05-20 10:46

Jarred Myers discusses Tony Leon's ambassadorship in Argentina.

Ramphele: I will speak for myself

2013-01-29 17:01

Former anti-apartheid activist Mamphela Ramphele says she would herself announce if she was going to start a political party.

'SA needs competitive politics'

2012-11-30 10:46

SA's democratic and constitutional health relies on a more competitive political sphere, former Democratic Alliance leader Tony Leon says.

Relive SA's 2004 elections

2009-04-06 12:00

In the final slideshow of this series, News24 takes you back to the 2004 SA elections, as millions came out to vote ten years after the first democratic elections.


Drafters of Constitution were a little 'starry-eyed'

2016-12-09 21:58

If the architects of the Constitution could do it all over again, they might constrain the powers of the executive and make public institutions stronger.

Upcoming elections most important since 1994 - Tony Leon

2016-07-06 13:30

The upcoming local government elections are probably the most important since 1994, former DA leader Tony Leon says.

Parliament is not a fashion ramp - Leon

Former DA leader Tony Leon says the EFF can only distract Parliament with their red overalls and berets for a few days. After that, Leon believes, they will have to show their true political abilities.

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Tony Leon was right

2014-04-04 07:13

The DA's Gauteng premier candidate flip flops on privatisation. What is the party up to, asks Simon Williamson.

Ramphele set to announce political plans

2013-02-11 20:04

Former anti-apartheid activist Mamphela Ramphele will soon make a formal announcement on her political plans, a consultancy firm says.

Opposition power has decreased - Leon

2013-01-24 07:40

Former DA leader Tony Leon says opposition strength in the country has decreased compared to 1994, and the DA's key dilemma is how to attract more votes from black South Africans.

Mandela-Dlamini takes top envoy post

2012-07-03 08:09

Argentina has handed Nelson Mandela's eldest daughter, Zenani Mandela-Dlamini, credentials as South Africa's ambassador to Buenos Aires, the foreign ministry says.

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