DA calls for dismissal of Emfuleni Municipality manager

13 November 2019, 6:02 AM
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called for the dismissal of the manager of the Emfuleni Municipality in Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng.
Oupa Nkoane
Former North West premier Supra Mahumapelo talking
EFF, DA call for cancellation of Supra Mahumapelo’s benefits 3 August 2018, 1:05 PM

The EFF and DA in North West have called for the immediate cancellation of the fringe benefits former premier, Supra Mahumapelo is still enjoying.

Lindiwe Sisulu addressing the media.
Ramaphosa urges Zimbabweans to accept election outcomes 3 August 2018, 9:29 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has appealed to all political parties in Zimbabwe to accept the outcome of the elections, following wins by Zanu-PF  in the presidential and parliamentary elections.

DA leaders walking with some of the community members.
DA seeks to have Mpumalanga Municipalities summoned to Parly 2 August 2018, 8:38 PM

This follows an oversight inspection by the party following what they term “the failed housing projects that are under the ANC-governed Lekwa and Govan Mbeki Municipalities” in the province.

Mokgoro will brief the provincial ANC leadership next week
New N West Premier lauded for moves to take control of the province 2 August 2018, 4:02 PM

Opposition parties in the North West have welcomed a decision of the Provincial Executive Council led by Premier Job Mokgoro, to reverse all the programmes that his predecessor Supra Mahumapelo had adopted.

Supra Mahumapelo waving
EFF welcomes reversal of Mahumapelo’s projects 2 August 2018, 1:10 PM

The EFF in the North West has welcomed a decision of the provincial executive council led by Premier Job Mokgoro, to reverse all the programmes that his predecessor Supra Mahumapelo had adopted.

Ndlozi slams AfriForum’s opportunistic claims on Malema 2 August 2018, 6:33 AM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi has dismissed AfriForum's allegation that party leader Julius Malema fired an assault rifle during the party's fifth anniversary celebrations in East London.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has asked for representations from Jiba and Mrwebi
Jiba, Mrwebi to explain why they shouldn’t be suspended 1 August 2018, 8:43 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has informed two senior National Prosecuting Authority officials of his intention to institute inquiries into their fitness to hold office.

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa spoke following the ANC NEC's Lekgotla
ANC introduces package to curb unemployment 1 August 2018, 7:12 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) has announced the introduction of a stimulus package to curb unemployment and create jobs.  

Maimane calls for urgent National Assembly sitting over land expropriation 1 August 2018, 6:28 PM

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has called for an urgent sitting of the national assembly to deal with the African National Congress decision on expropriation of land without compensation.

Afriforum has laid charges against EFF leader Julius Malema
AfriForum lays charges against Malema for ‘violating gun laws’ 1 August 2018, 4:08 PM

Lobby group AfriForum has laid criminal charges against Economic Freedom Fighter leader Julius Malema.

‘Ramaphosa land announcement is electioneering’ 1 August 2018, 10:45 AM

Political analyst Somadoda Fikeni has described ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa's announcement on the land issue as political positioning and electioneering.

President Ramaphosa’s announcement on land is irresponsible: DA 1 August 2018, 8:15 AM

The DA has described as reckless and irresponsible President Cyril Ramaphosa's announcement that the ANC has resolved to expropriate land without compensation.

ANC to amend constitution to expropriate land without compensation 31 July 2018, 10:29 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) president Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that the ANC will support the amendment to Section 25 of the Constitution to "explicitly" expropriate land without compensation.

Mazibuko urges active citizenry to take up electoral reform issue 31 July 2018, 9:57 PM

Former Democratic Alliance (DA) Member of Parliament Lindiwe Mazibuko has called for an active citizenry to take up the matter of electoral reform even to the Constitutional Court.

Galeshewe residents call off protests 31 July 2018, 8:21 PM

Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize has called on people to respect the decision of the Kimberley High Court that Sol Plaatjie Mayor Mangaliso Matika must vacate office until the August the 22nd. 

IFP supports expropriation of land with compensation 31 July 2018, 7:18 PM

The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) says it support land expropriation, however with compensation

‘Post-apartheid govt did little to go after apartheid-era killers’ 31 July 2018, 6:15 PM

The post-apartheid government has done little to aggressively go after apartheid-era killers.

Bheki Cele intervenes in Sol Plaatje Municipality impasse 31 July 2018, 4:39 PM

Police Minister, Bheki Cele, has arrived in Kimberley to urgently intervene in the impasse between the community and Sol Plaatje Municipality.

International Relations dept to study Grace Mugabe’s judgment 30 July 2018, 6:45 PM

The International Relations department says it will study the judgement of the South Gauteng High Court before deciding on the next course of action.

ANC Lekgotla to focus on improving SA economy 30 July 2018, 3:10 PM

African National Congress (ANC) secretary-general Ace Magashule says its current Lekgotla will focus on improving the economy.

ANC flag
ANC Lekgotla to identify urgent priorities 30 July 2018, 7:59 AM

The ANC National Executive Committee will begin its last Lekgotla for 2018 at the St Georges Hotel in Irene outside Pretoria on Monday morning.

Residents on a rampage.
Residents of Galeshewe Township threaten to shutdown Kimberley 30 July 2018, 6:20 AM

Residents of Galeshewe Township in Kimberley say they are ready to continue with the shutdown of Kimberley as long as necessary.

Disgruntled N West ANC faction considers regional conference bogus 29 July 2018, 3:40 PM

A faction of the African National Congress (ANC) in the Dr Kenneth Kaunda region of the North West has lambasted the regional conference that took place on Saturday in Wolmaransstad, and says it was bogus.

Collen Maine
Maine pleads for ANC to be humble… 29 July 2018, 10:35 AM

ANC Youth League president Collen Maine has appealed to the party who will be volunteering to campaign for the party for next year's general elections, to humble themselves to the electorate.

Mathabatha calls for ‘political maturity’ on land debate 29 July 2018, 8:56 AM

Limpopo ANC chairperson Stan Mathabatha says the expropriation of land without compensation must be dealt with in a politically mature manner.

ANCYL in North West prepares for 2019 elections 28 July 2018, 8:44 PM

ANC Youth League President Collen Maine says members of his organisation who will be volunteering for the ANC in campaigning for 2019 general elections, must humble themselves to the electorates.

Malema takes swipe at Motsepe 28 July 2018, 6:24 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has taken a swipe at South African business mogul and President Cyril Ramaphosa's brother-in-law, Patrice Motsepe, saying, he is leading another form of state capture.

Malema calls on Zimbabweans to lead free national elections 28 July 2018, 5:20 PM

The leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, Julius Malema, has called for Zimbabwe's ruling Zanu-PF, to ensure a free national election on Monday.

Malema praises E Cape for their contribution to struggle 28 July 2018, 4:22 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has used his address at the fifth anniversary celebrations of his party to praise the people of the Eastern Cape for their contribution to the struggle against apartheid.

Land issue is critical: Mathabatha 28 July 2018, 2:58 PM

African National Congress (ANC) Provincial Chairperson in Limpopo Stan Mathabatha says the issue of expropriation of land must be dealt with in a politically mature manner.