DA split will doom party to permanent opposition

2018-05-28 08:49

The existential crisis the DA is confronted with is genuine. Ramaphosa's first 100 days in office contributed to the DA's inability to gather a sense of perspective, writes Ralph Mathekga.

A weak ANC does not a winning opposition make

2017-10-27 08:19

Real as the ANC's weakness appears to those addicted to news headlines, they are not entirely self-evident to voters. Nor do they presuppose the need for political change, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Madikizela defeats race-baiting in Western Cape DA race

2017-10-08 05:47

Emerging from a bruising and at times racially charged campaign, newly elected Western Cape DA leader Bonginkosi Madikizela is setting his sights on consolidating the party’s support ahead of the 2019 general elections.

Zuma is enjoying his moment, but how long will it last?

2017-08-11 08:46

While the opposition are doing everything they can to end the destructive rule of Jacob Zuma, the culprit himself goes on about his usual business, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

Our collective opposition suffers from a credibility crisis

2017-04-18 09:27

There are various things the opposition need to change to gain credibility if they want to successfully unseat the ANC. Chief among those things is to actually walk the talk, writes Oliver Dickson.

WATCH: Screams and shouts in the National Assembly

MPs from Cope, EFF and the ANC clash swords before President Zuma's QnA on Tuesday.

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WATCH: Kenyan opposition leader Odinga caught up in heavy teargas during protests

2016-04-26 11:56

Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga has been caught up in teargas fired by police during protests against the electoral body, Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission.


Running with the Buffalo: Can the opposition keep up?

2018-02-22 07:11

If the first six days of the Ramaphosa presidency are anything to go by, South Africans might just get a Parliament that functions as it is supposed to, writes Jan Gerber.

Dear Makhosi Khoza - we don't need another failed party

2017-10-11 11:36

Like Mamphela Ramphele, you are a great leader with an incredible track record, but you are going to compete for the same votes as the ANC and DA and you will lose, writes Dimo Mariri.

True leadership is about pooling the best on offer

2017-08-28 10:10

You cannot make omelettes without breaking eggs. This is becoming clear from the coalition between the DA and UDM in Nelson Mandela Bay, writes Chris Kanyane.

Mmusi Maimane – you are not the one

2017-06-13 14:24

Years from now, this will be the moment Mmusi Maimane will look back on as the time and place where he lost the plot, writes Faith Daniels.

The ANC and DA are not serious about dialogue

2017-04-05 11:53

It is clear that we cannot rely on politicians to lead us towards dialogue. The polarised political climate make political leaders part of the problem, not the solution, writes Chris Spies.

We want Joburg and Tshwane back - ANC's Mkhize

2016-09-07 08:54

ANC treasurer general Zweli Mkhize has appeased ratings agencies, saying there is no reason why the ANC should have a problem of policy between now and 2019.

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