South African group accused of Zuma bribes goes into liquidation

South African group accused of Zuma bribes goes into liquidation
He later said the funds would be repaid. He has denied corruption. South Africa’s main opposition Democratic Alliance had called for the state to end all of its contracts with Bosasa over the scandal. …
South African group accused of Zuma bribes goes into liquidation

South Africa has lost faith in politics and politicians – De Lille

South Africa has lost faith in politics and politicians – De Lille
Cape Town – Politics, as usual, has failed too many South Africans and the people have lost faith … De Lille again lashed out at the Democratic Alliance – who she represented as Cape Town mayor for …
South Africa has lost faith in politics and politicians – De Lille

ANC: ‘We’ve learnt from mistake of not consulting alliance partners on Eskom’

ANC: ‘We’ve learnt from mistake of not consulting alliance partners on Eskom’
The mineworker’s union has also expressed its unhappiness about government … our alliance partners.” He says the party’s top leaders will meet with Congress of South African Trade …
ANC: ‘We’ve learnt from mistake of not consulting alliance partners on Eskom’

The Democratic Alliance delighted with latest by-election results

The Democratic Alliance delighted with latest by-election results
The Democratic Alliance (DA … We encourage all South Africans who have not yet registered to vote, to visit their nearest IEC office. It is crucial that all South African citizens of voting age are …
The Democratic Alliance delighted with latest by-election results

South Africa Government : Parliament engages with sugar industry

South Africa Government : Parliament engages with sugar industry
Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Trade and Industry is well aware that the South African sugar industry is experiencing … in January last year,’ said Ms Fubbs. This week, the Democratic Alliance …
South Africa Government : Parliament engages with sugar industry

ANC selling dreams and lies, while DA delivers over 110 000 title deeds to South Africans

ANC selling dreams and lies, while DA delivers over 110 000 title deeds to South Africans
The only relevant statement he made was the identification of state land parcels for redistribution, something the Democratic Alliance (DA … EFF to trample on the rights of South Africans. If we wan…
ANC selling dreams and lies, while DA delivers over 110 000 title deeds to South Africans

Eskom Crisis: ANC blames “sabotage” as they drop the ball on South Africans

Eskom Crisis: ANC blames “sabotage” as they drop the ball on South Africans
The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes reports of comments made by ANC National … and an outright attempt to sabotage President Ramaphosa’s vision for South Africa, after his State of the Nation Address …
Eskom Crisis: ANC blames “sabotage” as they drop the ball on South Africans

Southern Africa: Editorial Comment – SADC's Undying Frontline Spirit Commendable

Southern Africa: Editorial Comment – SADC's Undying Frontline Spirit Commendable
THE formation of a democratic government in South Africa in 1994 led to the disbandment of the Frontline States alliance, whose main objective was to dismantle white settler rule. The Pan-African …
Southern Africa: Editorial Comment – SADC's Undying Frontline Spirit Commendable

DA: Eskom Crisis: ANC blames “sabotage” as they drop the ball on South Africans

DA: Eskom Crisis: ANC blames “sabotage” as they drop the ball on South Africans
The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes reports of comments made by ANC National … and an outright attempt to sabotage President Ramaphosa’s vision for South Africa, after his State of the Nation Address …
DA: Eskom Crisis: ANC blames “sabotage” as they drop the ball on South Africans

LIVE: EFF bullies have no place in our democracy, says Mthembu in #SonaDebate

LIVE: EFF bullies have no place in our democracy, says Mthembu in #SonaDebate
The ANC and its government … truly democratised South Africa under the stewardship of the African National Congress. Our pursuit of a non-racial, non-sexist, united, democratic and prosperous …
LIVE: EFF bullies have no place in our democracy, says Mthembu in #SonaDebate

Twenty-five years of democracy: ruptures and continuities (Part 1)

Twenty-five years of democracy: ruptures and continuities (Part 1)
How is it that what seemed so promising in the inauguration of South African democracy … citizens who elected their own government constituted a revolutionary change, or what the ANC-led alliance de…
Twenty-five years of democracy: ruptures and continuities (Part 1)

Ramaphosa now has power to promote democracy on continent – Mmusi Maimane

Ramaphosa now has power to promote democracy on continent – Mmusi Maimane
The ANC government’s voting record at the UN tells a … I will support him if he does what is right and acts in the interests of South Africa. As the Leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA) and Chairp…
Ramaphosa now has power to promote democracy on continent – Mmusi Maimane

President Ramaphosa must use his upcoming role as African Union Chair to promote democracy on the continent

President Ramaphosa must use his upcoming role as African Union Chair to promote democracy on the continent
The ANC government’s voting record at the UN tells … I will support him if he does what is right and acts in the interests of South Africa. As the Leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA) and Chairper…
President Ramaphosa must use his upcoming role as African Union Chair to promote democracy on the continent

DA: President Ramaphosa must use his upcoming role as African Union Chair to promote democracy on the continent

DA: President Ramaphosa must use his upcoming role as African Union Chair to promote democracy on the continent
The ANC government’s voting record at the UN tells a … I will support him if he does what is right and acts in the interests of South Africa. As the Leader of the Democratic Alliance (DA) and Chairp…
DA: President Ramaphosa must use his upcoming role as African Union Chair to promote democracy on the continent

Maimane: ANC’s BEE Failed, Disempowered Many South Africans

Maimane: ANC’s BEE Failed, Disempowered Many South Africans
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane says the African National Congress (ANC)’s model of black economic empowerment has failed to benefit most South Africans but instead has disempowered many …
Maimane: ANC’s BEE Failed, Disempowered Many South Africans

ANALYSIS: Data shows South Africans will welcome Ramaphosa's tough talk on corruption

ANALYSIS: Data shows South Africans will welcome Ramaphosa's tough talk on corruption
South Africans … s Constitution, democratic system and public representatives. Government ministers, senior civil servants and politicians from the governing African National Congress’s …
ANALYSIS: Data shows South Africans will welcome Ramaphosa's tough talk on corruption

Maimane: 'ANC’s BEE model has disempowered many South Africans'

Maimane: 'ANC’s BEE model has disempowered many South Africans'
JOHANNESBURG – Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane says the African National Congress (ANC)’s model of black economic empowerment has failed to benefit most South Africans but instead …
Maimane: 'ANC’s BEE model has disempowered many South Africans'

South Africa: Data Shows South Africans Will Welcome Ramaphosa's Tough Talk On Graft

South Africa: Data Shows South Africans Will Welcome Ramaphosa's Tough Talk On Graft
South Africans … country’s Constitution, democratic system and public representatives. Government ministers, senior civil servants and politicians from the governing African National Congress’s …
South Africa: Data Shows South Africans Will Welcome Ramaphosa's Tough Talk On Graft

Unions fear jobs losses under plan to split South African electricity provider

Unions fear jobs losses under plan to split South African electricity provider
Trade unions in South Africa have vowed to … A 2016 World Bank study of utilities in 36 African countries said that Eskom was overstaffed by 27,500. Mmusi Maimane, the leader of the main opposition …
Unions fear jobs losses under plan to split South African electricity provider

S.Africa's tough choice: Land redistribution or mining investment?

S.Africa's tough choice: Land redistribution or mining investment?
South Africa’s government faces a tough balancing act as it … With the battle set to rage between the ANC, EFF and the centralist Democratic Alliance ahead of election day on May 8, the mining indus…
S.Africa's tough choice: Land redistribution or mining investment?

South Africa continues to grapple with post-apartheid education

South Africa continues to grapple with post-apartheid education
Cape Town, South Africa (PANA) – Nearly 42 years ago … However, the official opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) has accused Ramaphosa of neglecting schoolchildren by placing too much emphasis on te…
South Africa continues to grapple with post-apartheid education

Data shows South Africans will welcome Ramaphosa’s tough talk on graft

Data shows South Africans will welcome Ramaphosa’s tough talk on graft
Benjamin Roberts receives governmental and non-governmental funding to lead research various social research projects relating to public attitudes in South Africa. This funding is awarded in …
Data shows South Africans will welcome Ramaphosa’s tough talk on graft

South Africans will soon know who is funding the parties they vote for

South Africans will soon know who is funding the parties they vote for
The reason for this has to do with the fact that the ANC dominates party politics in South Africa. In the last national elections in 2014, the party won 62.15% of the vote. The two main opposition par…
South Africans will soon know who is funding the parties they vote for

South Africa president fires gun for May 8 election, vows growth

South Africa president fires gun for May 8 election, vows growth
Ramaphosa received a boost ahead of his speech when French energy giant Total announced it had found gas deposits off the southern coast of South Africa. The president … the ANC will face the centra…
South Africa president fires gun for May 8 election, vows growth

South African President under pressure to address land reform

South African President under pressure to address land reform
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in his State of the … and we have to acknowledge that the reason they’re getting worse is the ANC,” Mmusi Maimane, leader of the Democratic Alliance, the main …
South African President under pressure to address land reform

South Africa President Ramaphosa says nation is beginning to recover from uncertainty

South Africa President Ramaphosa says nation is beginning to recover from uncertainty
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa said Thursday the … that the reason they’re getting worse is the ANC,” Mmusi Maimane, leader of the Democratic Alliance, the main opposition party, said in h…
South Africa President Ramaphosa says nation is beginning to recover from uncertainty

South Africa to hold parliamentary election on May 8: Ramaphosa

South Africa to hold parliamentary election on May 8: Ramaphosa
South Africa … in Ramaphosa’s government. Ramaphosa is under pressure to move against the implicated officials, but he must also strive for party unity through the election, in which the ANC will fa…
South Africa to hold parliamentary election on May 8: Ramaphosa

South Africa leader in national speech looks toward election | Bradenton Herald

South Africa leader in national speech looks toward election | Bradenton Herald
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in his State of the … and we have to acknowledge that the reason they’re getting worse is the ANC,” Mmusi Maimane, leader of the Democratic Alliance, the main …
South Africa leader in national speech looks toward election | Bradenton Herald

South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations

South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations
South … opposition Democratic Alliance. “We urge the president to act, and act fast”. Radical leftist opposition leader Julius Malema has challenged Ramaphosa to explain his links with Bosasa, a com…
South Africa’s Cyril Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations

South Africa: Zimbabwe Govt Paper The Herald Runs Headline 'Unpacking Maimane's Monkey Tricks'

South Africa: Zimbabwe Govt Paper The Herald Runs Headline 'Unpacking Maimane's Monkey Tricks'
Cape Town — The Democratic … Zimbabwe’s government has no interest in engaging with Maimane. Maimane also said he would approach the UN, the International Criminal Court (ICC) and South …
South Africa: Zimbabwe Govt Paper The Herald Runs Headline 'Unpacking Maimane's Monkey Tricks'

South Africa’s Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations

South Africa’s Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations
CAPE TOWN: South … Democratic Alliance. “We urge the president to act, and act fast”. Radical leftist opposition leader Julius Malema has challenged Ramaphosa to explain his links with Bosasa, a com…
South Africa’s Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations

South Africans Are Finally Set to Know Who Funds Their Political Parties

South Africans Are Finally Set to Know Who Funds Their Political Parties
South African … politics in South Africa. In the last national elections in 2014, the party won 62.15% of the vote. The two main opposition parties, the Democratic Alliance (DA) and Economic …
South Africans Are Finally Set to Know Who Funds Their Political Parties

S. Africa's Ramaphosea to give policy speeh amid graft allegations

S. Africa's Ramaphosea to give policy speeh amid graft allegations
South … main opposition Democratic Alliance. “We urge the president to act, and act fast”. Radical leftist opposition leader Julius Malema has challenged Ramaphosa to explain his links with Bosasa, …
S. Africa's Ramaphosea to give policy speeh amid graft allegations

S. Africa's Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations

S. Africa's Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations
Cape Town (AFP) – South … Democratic Alliance. “We urge the president to act, and act fast”. Radical leftist opposition leader Julius Malema has challenged Ramaphosa to explain his links with Bosasa …
S. Africa's Ramaphosa to give policy speech amid graft allegations

South Africa doesn’t need a different driver. We need a new bus.

South Africa doesn’t need a different driver. We need a new bus.
Or do we take a big step back and compare our current South Africa to the … attempt nor will from our government to rectify this. There was this profound injustice that remained in our society despi…
South Africa doesn’t need a different driver. We need a new bus.

South African president delivers major policy speech before election

South African president delivers major policy speech before election
CAPE TOWN: South … Democratic Alliance. “We urge the president to act, and act fast”. Radical leftist opposition leader Julius Malema has challenged Ramaphosa to explain his links with Bosasa, a com…
South African president delivers major policy speech before election

S.African president delivers major policy speech before election

S.African president delivers major policy speech before election
Cape Town (AFP) – South … Democratic Alliance. “We urge the president to act, and act fast”. Radical leftist opposition leader Julius Malema has challenged Ramaphosa to explain his links with Bosasa …
S.African president delivers major policy speech before election

Press Release: The Tibetan President, Dr Lobsang Sangay, says South Africa inspires Tibetans

Press Release: The Tibetan President, Dr Lobsang Sangay, says South Africa inspires Tibetans
Dr Lobsang Sangay, President of the Central Tibetan Administration is visiting South Africa for the second time to attend SONA 2019 as guest of the Democratic Alliance … power to a democratically el…
Press Release: The Tibetan President, Dr Lobsang Sangay, says South Africa inspires Tibetans

Is South Africa on the cusp of a major shift in energy policy?

Is South Africa on the cusp of a major shift in energy policy?
This proposal has already been articulated in the government’s latest draft Integrated … Another is deregulation of the sector. For example, the Democratic Alliance (DA), South Africa’s official opp…
Is South Africa on the cusp of a major shift in energy policy?

ANC in the Western Cape calls for unity in the tripartite alliance

ANC in the Western Cape calls for unity in the tripartite alliance
The African National Congress … force capable of defeating the DA [Democratic Alliance] – the enemy of the working class will never be unseated in the Western Cape,” he said. Jacobs added that Cosat…
ANC in the Western Cape calls for unity in the tripartite alliance

Southern African Development Community and the African Union Has Let Zimbabwe Down.

Southern African Development Community and the African Union Has Let Zimbabwe Down.
The government got something to justify its actions before these brotherhood institutions,” Sibanda said. Meanwhile, Children of War Veterans Association (Cozwa) last Friday met South African oppositi…
Southern African Development Community and the African Union Has Let Zimbabwe Down.

South Africa: ANC in the Western Cape Calls for Unity in the Tripartite Alliance

South Africa: ANC in the Western Cape Calls for Unity in the Tripartite Alliance
The ANC in the Western Cape has appealed to the tripartite alliance to unite with the … non-sexist, fully democratic South Africa.” He said that signs of the new dawn include a Cabinet that …
South Africa: ANC in the Western Cape Calls for Unity in the Tripartite Alliance

Myanmar government using ‘abusive laws’ to punish critics: HRW

Myanmar government using ‘abusive laws’ to punish critics: HRW
“Aung San Suu Kyi and the National League for Democracy promised a new Myanmar but the government still prosecutes peaceful speech and protests and has failed to revise old oppressive laws,” Linda Lak…
Myanmar government using ‘abusive laws’ to punish critics: HRW

LATEST: Maimane's DA, Chamisa's MDC Alliance and G40 gang up against Mnangagwa's government

LATEST: Maimane's DA, Chamisa's MDC Alliance and G40 gang up against Mnangagwa's government
SOUTH Africa yesterday distanced itself from threats by Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mr Mmusi Maimane to … Instead, he said, South African Government was focusing on butressing relations with Zim…
LATEST: Maimane's DA, Chamisa's MDC Alliance and G40 gang up against Mnangagwa's government

WATCH: We are being hunted by Zim government, claim activists

WATCH: We are being hunted by Zim government, claim activists
Activists Munyaradzi Shoko, leader of the Children of Zimbabwe War Veterans’ Association, and #Tajamuka’s pro-democracy campaigner Elvis Mugari arrived at the Zimbabwe Embassy in Pretoria on Thursday, …
WATCH: We are being hunted by Zim government, claim activists

South Africa: Maimane Requests Formal Meeting With Zimbabwean President

South Africa: Maimane Requests Formal Meeting With Zimbabwean President
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane … He said in the absence of any meaningful intervention, by either the South African government or regional African bodies such as SADC and the AU …
South Africa: Maimane Requests Formal Meeting With Zimbabwean President