SA expects decisive leadership from the president, including the fight against Covid-19 and holding his Cabinet to account, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
High level clouds. Mild.
DA interim leader John Steenhuisen says he expects to hear spin from President Cyril Ramaphosa when he delivers his State of the Nation Address, and has described him as an "incapable head of an incapable state".
Prof Christi van der Westhuizen's opinion piece "Liberals are failing to wrap their heads around race" amounts to a straw man argument. It criticises the DA for positions that we have never expressed, writes Zakhele Mbhele.
The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday gained from the DA’s unravelling as several DA members from Msunduzi joined the ruling party.
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.
Helen Zille, the former DA leader en until recently premier of the Western Cape, is seeking to make a dramatic return to active politics and has agreed to be nominated for the position of the DA's federal chairperson. She explains to Pieter du Toit that the conflict in the party is one between racial nationalists and democratic liberals.
FOLLOWING the break at the Zondo Commission of Inquiry Into State Capture, former president Jacob Zuma and his legal team agreed to continue with the inquiry.
The EFF’s support is hugely exaggerated on social media.
A Cape Town photographer says the party used his extraordinary photo without paying him.
THE African National Congress (ANC) is leading all political parties in the 2019 National elections with 54.91% from the 1 949 724 vote counted so far.
With the national election results being tallied, South African women and children who have been promised change by big and small political parties alike now wait with bated breath.
Now that the DA has elected a white man as its interim leader, it will find it harder to lead on some crucial, uncomfortable discussions we must have in a still racially polarised South Africa, says Solly Moeng.
The media has over the past decade issued superficial appeals for political leaders to be held accountable. Yet, when the DA does exactly that to its own leaders the reaction from commentators and the media is hysterical, apocalyptic and silly, writes Leon Schreiber
When Frederlik van Zyl Slabbert resigned from the PFP in 1986 he left behind "a bewildered and confused party". When Mmusi Maimane left the PFP's desendant, the DA, 33 years later, it was in a similar state of shock and confusion.
The brains-trust behind the DA's 2019 election campaign, Jonathan Moakes and Paul Boughey, have both resigned. Will it be enough of a sacrifice ahead of the party leadership's meeting this weekend? And will Mmusi Maimane use their sacrifice to his advantage?
A special sitting of the Tshwane Council has spent much of Tuesday behind closed doors deliberating on Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa’s request to rescind the appointment of James Murphy as Acting City Manager.
Former president Jacob Zuma's legal team has told the Zondo Commission of Inquiry into State Capture that he will be withdrawing from the commission.
On the second day of counting the 2019 election votes, the African National Congress is still leading but has dipped below the 50% mark.
Business Insider SA looks at which of the various videos and accusations have already been debunked.
The DA-governed Western Cape showed the smallest improvement in its matric pass rate over the past 10 years – though it started the decade in a good spot.
Policies include subsidising all taxi trips by 50% and scrapping affirmative action.
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