MAIMANE LOOKING FORWARD TO TAKING ON RAMAPHOSA IN 2019

MAIMANE LOOKING FORWARD TO TAKING ON RAMAPHOSA IN 2019
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane says he looks forward taking on Cyril Ramaphosa in the next national elections in 2019, criticising the new African National Congress president as someone who once voted for Jacob Zuma. The opposition leader …
MAIMANE LOOKING FORWARD TO TAKING ON RAMAPHOSA IN 2019

Maimane: I'm looking forward to taking on Ramaphosa in 2019

Maimane: I'm looking forward to taking on Ramaphosa in 2019
DA leader Mmusi Maimane says he’s ready to take on new counterpart, ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa, in the build up to the 2019 general elections. Maimane says Ramaphosa is partly responsible for the state of the governing party because of his years …
Maimane: I'm looking forward to taking on Ramaphosa in 2019

“It’s an old bus, with a new driver” – Maimane and South Africans talk to BBC’s Newsnight about ANC vote

“It’s an old bus, with a new driver” – Maimane and South Africans talk to BBC’s Newsnight about ANC vote
The eyes of the world were on South Africa last night, as the ANC vote for a new President gave Cyril Ramaphosa the top job. He became the party’s 14th leader. He managed to stave off the challenge of fellow candidate Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, but must now …
“It’s an old bus, with a new driver” – Maimane and South Africans talk to BBC’s Newsnight about ANC vote

‘Ramaphosa is just a new face to the old ANC’

‘Ramaphosa is just a new face to the old ANC’
DA leader Mmusi Maimane said it is a little too late for Cyril Ramaphosa to save the ANC. This follows the election of Ramaphosa as the new ANC president on Monday evening. The new president won the elections with 2440 votes against his opponent Nkosazana …
‘Ramaphosa is just a new face to the old ANC’

Ramaphosa won't save ANC from demise, say opposition leaders

Ramaphosa won't save ANC from demise, say opposition leaders
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said the election of Ramaphosa was a “little too late”. “The ANC is dead and cannot self-correct‚ no matter who is at the helm‚” he said. “This is because the party itself is held together only by the …
Ramaphosa won't save ANC from demise, say opposition leaders

Maimane: It's too little too late – Ramaphosa new face of same old ANC

Maimane: It's too little too late – Ramaphosa new face of same old ANC
Cyril Ramaphosa’s election as president of the ANC on Monday is too little too late for the ruling party, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said. “The election of Cyril Ramaphosa as ANC president is too little too late for the ANC, and means very little for the …
Maimane: It's too little too late – Ramaphosa new face of same old ANC

Ramaphosa won't save ANC from demise say opposition leaders

Ramaphosa won't save ANC from demise say opposition leaders
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said the election of Ramaphosa was a “little too late”. “The ANC is dead and cannot self-correct‚ no matter who is at the helm‚” he said. “This is because the party itself is held together only by the …
Ramaphosa won't save ANC from demise say opposition leaders

“ANC cannot self-correct, no matter who is at the helm” – Mmusi Maimane

“ANC cannot self-correct, no matter who is at the helm” – Mmusi Maimane
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA JULY 25: Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane during an interview on July 25, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa. Image Credits: Gallo Images / Sowetan / Mduduzi Ndzingi The leader of the Democratic Alliance Mmusi …
“ANC cannot self-correct, no matter who is at the helm” – Mmusi Maimane

Zuma is a 'tsotsi' and 'delinquent litigant' – Maimane

Zuma is a 'tsotsi' and 'delinquent litigant' – Maimane
President Jacob Zuma is a “delinquent litigant”, Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane said on Thursday. Maimane was reacting to Zuma’s appeal against the North Gauteng High Court’s ruling in Pretoria’s that National Prosecuting Authority (NPA …
Zuma is a 'tsotsi' and 'delinquent litigant' – Maimane

Maimane takes perjury case against Zuma to the courts

Maimane takes perjury case against Zuma to the courts
The country’s president, Jacob Zuma, is recovering from a judicial blow inflicted by the North Gauteng High Court on Wednesday. The court ordered Zuma to pay the costs of the review application for his unsuccessful bid to challenge the Public Protector’s …
Maimane takes perjury case against Zuma to the courts

Zuma handed massive defeat on state capture probe

Zuma handed massive defeat on state capture probe
DA leader Mmusi Maimane said Zuma had used every trick to obfuscate the state-capture matter and that his party would oppose any bid to appeal the judgment. The application was brought previous year in an attempt to halt former public protector Thuli …
Zuma handed massive defeat on state capture probe

DA to lay perjury charge against Zuma after State capture ruling

DA to lay perjury charge against Zuma after State capture ruling
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane says the party will be laying charges of perjury against President Jacob Zuma. In a statement issued on Wednesday, following the North Gauteng High Court ruling, Maimane said they would lay the criminal charges …
DA to lay perjury charge against Zuma after State capture ruling

‘Zuma had no justifiable basis to object to Public Protector’s remedial action'

‘Zuma had no justifiable basis to object to Public Protector’s remedial action'
Meanwhile, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says Zuma hasn’t been sincere in pursuing an inquiry into state capture. “Despite all of these pronouncements, which were made in the judgment by the president to say he wants to institute a …
‘Zuma had no justifiable basis to object to Public Protector’s remedial action'

Charges of perjury to be laid against “grossly remiss” Zuma – Mmusi Maimane

Charges of perjury to be laid against “grossly remiss” Zuma – Mmusi Maimane
The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes today’s ground-breaking judgment by the North Gauteng High Court, dismissing President Zuma’s spurious attempt to review the Public Protector’s State of Capture report, and its binding recommendations. This means …
Charges of perjury to be laid against “grossly remiss” Zuma – Mmusi Maimane

UZuma akacele abakwaGupta bamboleke imali – Maimane

UZuma akacele abakwaGupta bamboleke imali – Maimane
Pretoria – Umengameli Jacob Zuma kungase kudingeke akhokhe imali engafinyelela ku-R1.5m yezindleko zecala ngokubambezela ukukhishwa kombiko we-state capture. Ekhuluma ngesinqumo esikhishwe ngoLwesithathu, esithe uZuma kumele akhokhe izindleko zecala …
UZuma akacele abakwaGupta bamboleke imali – Maimane

Maimane advises Zuma to ask Guptas for a loan to pay legal costs

Maimane advises Zuma to ask Guptas for a loan to pay legal costs
Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma might have to fork out as much as R1.5m in legal fees for delaying the release of the state capture report. Reacting to a judgment on the issue on Wednesday, which ruled that Zuma be held personally liable for legal costs …
Maimane advises Zuma to ask Guptas for a loan to pay legal costs

Maimane advises Zuma to ask the Guptas for a loan to pay legal costs

Maimane advises Zuma to ask the Guptas for a loan to pay legal costs
Reacting to a judgment on the issue on Wednesday, which ruled that Zuma be held personally liable for legal costs, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said he expected the costs to be at least R1.5m. “I think the courts today are putting their foot down, saying Zuma …
Maimane advises Zuma to ask the Guptas for a loan to pay legal costs

DA: Mmusi Maimane on State Capture: DA to lay criminal charges of perjury against “grossly remiss” Zuma

DA: Mmusi Maimane on State Capture: DA to lay criminal charges of perjury against “grossly remiss” Zuma
The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes today’s ground-breaking judgment by the North Gauteng High Court, dismissing President Zuma’s spurious attempt to review the Public Protector’s State of Capture report, and its binding recommendations. This means …
DA: Mmusi Maimane on State Capture: DA to lay criminal charges of perjury against “grossly remiss” Zuma

Watch: Mmusi Maimane says Zuma must get Guptas to pay his legal fees [video]

Watch: Mmusi Maimane says Zuma must get Guptas to pay his legal fees
As sure as night follows day, Mmusi Maimane follows up a Jacob Zuma blunder with unwaivering certainty. The leader of the Democratic Alliance was grinning like a Cheshire Cat when speaking to media outside of the Pretoria High Court today. Judge Mlambo …
Watch: Mmusi Maimane says Zuma must get Guptas to pay his legal fees

DA thrilled by landmark state capture judgment against Zuma

DA thrilled by landmark state capture judgment against Zuma
It is the right judgment. We welcome it and ultimately (Zuma) must stop delaying South Africans‚” DA leader Mmusi Maimane said in court after the scathing judgment on Wednesday. Judge Dunstan Mlambo said Zuma “clearly acted in flagrant disregard of the …
DA thrilled by landmark state capture judgment against Zuma

StateCapture: Maimane calls Zuma 'a delinquent litigant'

StateCapture: Maimane calls Zuma 'a delinquent litigant'
Pretoria – President Jacob Zuma has sought to abuse the legal system to save his own skin and must now pay for his attempts to use taxpayers’ money to defend the indefensible in court, leader of South Africa’s official opposition the Democratic …
StateCapture: Maimane calls Zuma 'a delinquent litigant'

Maimane calls Zuma "criminal acting in self-preservation" after court ruling

Maimane calls Zuma "criminal acting in self-preservation" after court ruling
President Jacob Zuma has sought to abuse the legal system to save his own skin and must now pay for his attempts to use taxpayers’ money to defend the indefensible in court, leader of South Africa’s official opposition the Democratic Alliance (DA) said …
Maimane calls Zuma "criminal acting in self-preservation" after court ruling

Maimane hails President Zuma costs judgment as ‘historic’

Maimane hails President Zuma costs judgment as ‘historic’
DA leader Mmusi Maimane has hailed as “historic” the judgment ordering President Jacob Zuma to personally pay the costs for attempting to interdict the release of the state capture report. “We Welcome this judgment and its an act of accountability.
Maimane hails President Zuma costs judgment as ‘historic’

Maimane calls for President Zuma to be charged with perjury

Maimane calls for President Zuma to be charged with perjury
PRETORIA – Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane, who attended the North Gauteng High Court on Wednesday, said that he thought that President Zuma should be charged with perjury. This was after a damning judgment by the court that found the president to …
Maimane calls for President Zuma to be charged with perjury

‘Past ANC actions to blame for DA’s under-performance’

‘Past ANC actions to blame for DA’s under-performance’
The leader of the Democratic Alliance Mmusi Maimane. Picture: Getty Images THE DA-led coalition, which consists of the ACDP, Cope, UDM and FF+, held a media briefing in Johannesburg yesterday to present a review of their governance in the cities of …
‘Past ANC actions to blame for DA’s under-performance’

PP report into Vrede dairy farm project delayed because of ANC conference – Maimane

PP report into Vrede dairy farm project delayed because of ANC conference – Maimane
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has questioned whether the Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane was deliberately withholding the release of a report into the Vrede dairy farm project, ahead of the upcoming African National Congress (ANC …
PP report into Vrede dairy farm project delayed because of ANC conference – Maimane

PP report into Vrede diary farm project delayed because of ANC conference – Maimane

PP report into Vrede diary farm project delayed because of ANC conference – Maimane
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has questioned whether the Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane was deliberately withholding the release of a report into the Vrede dairy farm project, ahead of the upcoming African National Congress (ANC …
PP report into Vrede diary farm project delayed because of ANC conference – Maimane

DA scorecard: ‘F’ for fail goes to ANC government

DA scorecard: ‘F’ for fail goes to ANC government
The ANC-led national government got a failing F grade when party leader Mmusi Maimane unveiled the opposition’s annual government report card at the Union Buildings yesterday. Also scoring an F were Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini …
DA scorecard: ‘F’ for fail goes to ANC government

Here’s Mmusi Maimane’s Six-Point Plan To Fix SA’s Current Economic Mess

Here’s Mmusi Maimane’s Six-Point Plan To Fix SA’s Current Economic Mess
Writing in his regular emailer, “Bokamoso” (which is Sotho for “future”), the DA’s Mmusi Maimane believes that even though the country is in a bit of an economical mess, we can get out of it “at no great cost to the fiscus”. Great.
Here’s Mmusi Maimane’s Six-Point Plan To Fix SA’s Current Economic Mess

Maimane gives Zuma a lowly 'F' on his report card

Maimane gives Zuma a lowly 'F' on his report card
CAPE TOWN – Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has given the president a lowly “F” on his government report card. Annually, the opposition sums up government’s efforts in running the country. Maimane said weak service delivery and corruption …
Maimane gives Zuma a lowly 'F' on his report card

DA gives ‘most incompetent’ Minister Dlamini an F

DA gives ‘most incompetent’ Minister Dlamini an F
DA Leader Mmusi Maimane has listed Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini as the most incompetent member of Cabinet for 2017. Maimane released the DA’s annual government report card outside the Union Buildings on Monday. The annual government …
DA gives ‘most incompetent’ Minister Dlamini an F

‘Captured, Gupta-stooge’ ministers among those the DA awards an ‘F’

‘Captured, Gupta-stooge’ ministers among those the DA awards an ‘F’
DA leader Mmusi Maimane released the results at a media briefing outside the Union Buildings in Pretoria on Monday. “2017 will go down in history as one of the most disconcerting years in our young democracy, as the ANC-led national government stooped to …
‘Captured, Gupta-stooge’ ministers among those the DA awards an ‘F’

Mmusi Maimane's 6-point plan to fix SA economy – fast

Mmusi Maimane's 6-point plan to fix SA economy – fast
Cape Town – Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane believes that even in the country’s current tightly constrained fiscal environment, there are policies which can be implemented immediately at no great cost to the fiscus which will turn the economy around.
Mmusi Maimane's 6-point plan to fix SA economy – fast

The DA’s 2017 cabinet report card – Mmusi Maimane

The DA’s 2017 cabinet report card – Mmusi Maimane
Under the ANC, the corrupt get richer and everyone else gets poorer Today we are here outside the Union Buildings – the seat of national government – to present the DA’s 2017 Government Report Card, an appraisal of the ANC national government’s …
The DA’s 2017 cabinet report card – Mmusi Maimane

There can be no further delays for NPA to announce Zuma court date, says Maimane

There can be no further delays for NPA to announce Zuma court date, says Maimane
There can be no further delays for the National prosecuting Authority (NPA) to announce the date of President Jacob Zuma’s first court appearance relating to hundreds of charges of corruption and fraud, Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane said on …
There can be no further delays for NPA to announce Zuma court date, says Maimane

Bringing to book those responsible for looting the state will be best Xmas gift for SA: Maimane

Bringing to book those responsible for looting the state will be best Xmas gift for SA: Maimane
The best gift South Africans could receive this festive season would be an assurance that 2018 will be better than 2017‚ that the country is headed for a better future‚ and that those responsible for the looting of the state are brought to book.
Bringing to book those responsible for looting the state will be best Xmas gift for SA: Maimane

Bringing state looters to book will be best Xmas gift for SA: Maimane

Bringing state looters to book will be best Xmas gift for SA: Maimane
The best gift South Africans could receive this festive season would be an assurance that 2018 will be better than 2017‚ that the country is headed for a better future‚ and that those responsible for the looting of the state are brought to book.
Bringing state looters to book will be best Xmas gift for SA: Maimane

Mmusi Maimane celebrates victories in Mashaba, Trollip no-confidence motions

Mmusi Maimane celebrates victories in Mashaba, Trollip no-confidence motions
DA leader Mmusi Maimane says South Africans have shown they are ready to reject the ANC, after the ruling party failed to unseat the mayors in Johannesburg and Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba on Thursday fended off a …
Mmusi Maimane celebrates victories in Mashaba, Trollip no-confidence motions

'South Africans are rejecting the ANC' – Maimane after no confidence wins

'South Africans are rejecting the ANC' – Maimane after no confidence wins
DA leader Mmusi Maimane says South Africans have shown that they are ready to reject the ANC after the ruling party failed to unseat the mayors in Johannesburg and Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba on Thursday fended off a …
'South Africans are rejecting the ANC' – Maimane after no confidence wins

WATCH: Maimane defends under-fire mayor Mashaba

WATCH: Maimane defends under-fire mayor Mashaba
Maimane says the previous ANC administration wanted Mashaba, a DA member, out of his job to prevent past corrupt deals from being exposed. Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane, who led a huge crowd of members dressed in blue T-shirts on a march in …
WATCH: Maimane defends under-fire mayor Mashaba

Maimane: Attempts to remove Mashaba out of fear of DA ruling SA

Maimane: Attempts to remove Mashaba out of fear of DA ruling SA
JOHANNESBURG – Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane says the African National Congress (ANC) wants to remove Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba through a motion of no confidence because its afraid that the DA will replace it as the governing party …
Maimane: Attempts to remove Mashaba out of fear of DA ruling SA

“Herman Mashaba will continue to weed out ANC corruption” – Mmusi Maimane

“Herman Mashaba will continue to weed out ANC corruption” – Mmusi Maimane
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has launched an impassioned defence of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba, who is facing a motion of no confidence later this afternoon. Back in September, the South Gauteng High Court threw out an ANC application to …
“Herman Mashaba will continue to weed out ANC corruption” – Mmusi Maimane

Maimane leads march in support of Joburg Mayor Mashaba

Maimane leads march in support of Joburg Mayor Mashaba
DA leader Mmusi Maimane will lead a march to the Johannesburg City Council in support of Mayor Herman,Picture: @Mabine_Seabe DA leader Mmusi Maimane will lead a march to the Johannesburg City Council in support of Mayor Herman Mashaba who faces a motion of …
Maimane leads march in support of Joburg Mayor Mashaba

CORRECTION: TOM EATON: Mmusi Maimane has a thing for a bible-punching homophobe

CORRECTION: TOM EATON: Mmusi Maimane has a thing for a bible-punching homophobe
‘It is evident that Ramaphosa is leading the pack. If the vote at next month’s conference reflects a dramatically different outcome, it would mean that delegates defied their branches or that some …
CORRECTION: TOM EATON: Mmusi Maimane has a thing for a bible-punching homophobe

Apology and correction: Angus Buchan and Mmusi Maimane

Apology and correction: Angus Buchan and Mmusi Maimane
On Tuesday, November 28, The Times and TimesLIVE published a column by Tom Eaton, titled, “God’s homophobic cowboy lassos Maimane”. It has since come to our attention that DA leader Mmusi Maimane did not attend Friday’s session in Parliament that was …
Apology and correction: Angus Buchan and Mmusi Maimane

TOM EATON: Mmusi Maimane has a thing for a bible-punching homophobe

TOM EATON: Mmusi Maimane has a thing for a bible-punching homophobe
‘It is evident that Ramaphosa is leading the pack. If the vote at next month’s conference reflects a dramatically different outcome, it would mean that delegates defied their branches or that some … The first detection of the waves created a scientific …
TOM EATON: Mmusi Maimane has a thing for a bible-punching homophobe

Maimane urges Metsimaholo community to vote ANC out once and for all

Maimane urges Metsimaholo community to vote ANC out once and for all
DA leader Mmusi Maimane has urged residents of the Metsimaholo municipality to kick the ANC out of power there once and for all when they vote in the upcoming by-elections. Twenty-one wards will be contested for on Wednesday. This after the municipality …
Maimane urges Metsimaholo community to vote ANC out once and for all

The Gathering: A reflection on Maimane's address – Whose March is it anyway?

The Gathering: A reflection on Maimane's address – Whose March is it anyway?
DA leader Mmusi Maimane is on a personal mission to shake the DA loose from its legacy as a white party. Maimane delivered a polished verbal act at The Gathering, but stumbled when it came to probing questions about demographics in the DA. By NKATEKO MABASA.
The Gathering: A reflection on Maimane's address – Whose March is it anyway?

ANC is dead no matter who gets elected at conference – Maimane

ANC is dead no matter who gets elected at conference – Maimane
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has compared Zimbabwe’s Zanu-PF to the ANC, saying that the two parties were in the same WhatsApp group. “Zanu-PF and the ANC bear a striking resemblance to each other, both in terms of their history and their …
ANC is dead no matter who gets elected at conference – Maimane

The Gathering: Zanu-PF, ANC – same WhatsApp group, says Maimane

The Gathering: Zanu-PF, ANC – same WhatsApp group, says Maimane
Nicolson left his hometown of Melbourne to move to Johannesburg, beset by fears Australia was going to the dogs. With a camera and a Mac in his bag, he ventures out to cover power and politics, the lives of those included and those excluded. He can be …
The Gathering: Zanu-PF, ANC – same WhatsApp group, says Maimane

The Gathering: A reflection on Maimane’s address – Whose March is it anyway?

The Gathering: A reflection on Maimane’s address – Whose March is it anyway?
DA leader Mmusi Maimane is on a personal mission to shake the DA loose from its legacy as a white party. Maimane delivered a polished verbal act at The Gathering, but stumbled when it came to probing questions about demographics in the DA. By NKATEKO MABASA.
The Gathering: A reflection on Maimane’s address – Whose March is it anyway?

The Gathering in Photos: Maimane answers on diversity in DA, Feinstein unravels global corruption

The Gathering in Photos: Maimane answers on diversity in DA, Feinstein unravels global corruption
In the Twittersphere, the porn bots started retweeting the trending hashtag #NandosDMGathering just before noon. But in reality back at the Sandton Convention Centre, issues up for scrutiny included the DA’s demographics, global corruption, the state of …
The Gathering in Photos: Maimane answers on diversity in DA, Feinstein unravels global corruption

ANC, Zanu-PF in same WhatsApp group – Maimane

ANC, Zanu-PF in same WhatsApp group – Maimane
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane is hopeful that the recent events in Zimbabwe will teach South Africans a lesson. Maimane was speaking at the Daily Maverick’s “The Gathering” in the Sandton Convention Centre on Thursday. “The ANC and Zanu-PF …
ANC, Zanu-PF in same WhatsApp group – Maimane

The Gathering: Zanu-PF, ANC – same WhatsApp group, says Maimane

The Gathering: Zanu-PF, ANC – same WhatsApp group, says Maimane
Nicolson left his hometown of Melbourne to move to Johannesburg, beset by fears Australia was going to the dogs. With a camera and a Mac in his bag, he ventures out to cover power and politics, the lives of those included and those excluded. He can be …
The Gathering: Zanu-PF, ANC – same WhatsApp group, says Maimane

“The ANC are just like Zanu PF: A liberation party that’s run its course” – Mmusi Maimane

“The ANC are just like Zanu PF: A liberation party that’s run its course” – Mmusi Maimane
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA AUGUST 31, 2017: Mmusi Maimane (DA Leader) during the National Assembly meeting on August 31, 2017 in Cape Town, South Africa. President Jacob Zuma address the MP s for the first time since the failed motion of no confidence in …
“The ANC are just like Zanu PF: A liberation party that’s run its course” – Mmusi Maimane

Next ANC leader must immediately recall Zuma from office – Maimane

Next ANC leader must immediately recall Zuma from office – Maimane
Whoever emerges as the next leader of the African National Congress between the governing party’s seven presidential candidates, should show South Africans they are serious about fighting corruption by immediately recalling President Jacob Zuma from the …
Next ANC leader must immediately recall Zuma from office – Maimane

Maimane tells Eusebius how the DA intends attracting black voters

Maimane tells Eusebius how the DA intends attracting black voters
DA leader Mmusi Maimane will discuss his parties economic policies and their readiness for the 2019 elections in an hour-long interview with Eusebius McKaiser on Wednesday. There are often racial class divisions depicted within the DA, so how exactly does …
Maimane tells Eusebius how the DA intends attracting black voters

Mugabe’s resignation a new beginning for Zimbabwe: Maimane

Mugabe’s resignation a new beginning for Zimbabwe: Maimane
The Democratic Alliance (DA) says Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s resignation is a step towards a new beginning for the country. Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane PICTURE: Christa Eybers “While Mugabe’s resignation is the first step …
Mugabe’s resignation a new beginning for Zimbabwe: Maimane

Maimane: Time for citizens to liberate themselves from apartheid liberators

Maimane: Time for citizens to liberate themselves from apartheid liberators
Mmusi Maimane was addressing the DA Gauteng congress on Saturday in Midrand where John Moodey was re-elected party leader in Gauteng. DA leader Mmusi Maimane says the electorate should decide on government’s future. Picture: Twitter/@Our_DA. JOHANNESBURG …
Maimane: Time for citizens to liberate themselves from apartheid liberators

Maimane welcomes tough contest for DA’s Gauteng leadership

Maimane welcomes tough contest for DA’s Gauteng leadership
Heightened contestation for positions in the Democratic Alliance signals a changing and growing organisation, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said on Sunday. Maimane was speaking to Business Day following a hotly contested leadership race for the position of DA …
Maimane welcomes tough contest for DA’s Gauteng leadership

Maimane likens Zuma government to apartheid rule

Maimane likens Zuma government to apartheid rule
Johannesburg – DA leader Mmusi Maimane has warned that “corruption is the new oppression in South Africa” and accused the ANC government under President Jacob Zuma of being similar to the apartheid government. “The rich are getting richer in South …
Maimane likens Zuma government to apartheid rule

ANC worried – they know they only have 18 months left in power: Maimane

ANC worried – they know they only have 18 months left in power: Maimane
The ANC is worried as they know they only have 18 months left in power‚ Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says. Speaking at the DA’s Gauteng provincial conference‚ he said the ANC knew that South Africans had woken up to the fact that they …
ANC worried – they know they only have 18 months left in power: Maimane

'Gauteng must become blue come 2019' – Maimane

'Gauteng must become blue come 2019' – Maimane
“Forget about the ANC’s December conference – nothing that happens there will make any difference to the predicament we find ourselves in. How can an organisation focused on the past be trusted to build a new future?” he asked. He was speaking at the …
'Gauteng must become blue come 2019' – Maimane

Corruption is the new oppression, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane

Corruption is the new oppression, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane
Batteries take up far more space and weight for a given output of energy than petrol and diesel, which is a problem for heavy-duty longer-distance trucks A frontrunner will become apparent only once branches start nominations, he says, reiterating that …
Corruption is the new oppression, says DA leader Mmusi Maimane

ANC worried as they only have 18 months left in power, says Maimane

ANC worried as they only have 18 months left in power, says Maimane
ANC knows that South Africans have woken up to the fact that they needed to free themselves from the oppression of corruption that was destroying SA’s future A frontrunner will become apparent only once branches start nominations, he says, reiterating …
ANC worried as they only have 18 months left in power, says Maimane

ANC know they only have 18 months left in power: Maimane

ANC know they only have 18 months left in power: Maimane
The ANC is worried as they know they only have 18 months left in power‚ Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane says. Speaking at the DA’s Gauteng provincial conference‚ he said the ANC knew that South Africans had woken up to the fact that they …
ANC know they only have 18 months left in power: Maimane

“Granting Mugabe asylum will be illegal”- Maimane slams SA gov

“Granting Mugabe asylum will be illegal”- Maimane slams SA gov
Media reports on Friday left South Africans feeling a little anxious as insiders believed Robert Mugabe could be set to spend his remaining days in SA under exile. Now, DA leader Mmusi Maimane has hit out, saying granting Mugabe asylum would be against the …
“Granting Mugabe asylum will be illegal”- Maimane slams SA gov

Probe #StateCapture immediately, urges Ramaphosa

Probe #StateCapture immediately, urges Ramaphosa
Responding to DA leader Mmusi Maimane’s question on corruption in state-owned entities (SOEs) during a session in the National Assembly, Ramaphosa said he had stated a number of times that the Hawks, NPA and other state organs should investigate wrongdoing …
Probe #StateCapture immediately, urges Ramaphosa

SA would be breaking the law if we grant Mugabe asylum: DA

SA would be breaking the law if we grant Mugabe asylum: DA
Cape Town – South African opposition leader Mmusi Maimane on Friday, said the government would be breaking the law if it were to grant embattled Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe asylum. Maimane urged President Jacob Zuma to make a public announcement to …
SA would be breaking the law if we grant Mugabe asylum: DA

'Be patient,' Ramaphosa tells Maimane on state capture inquiry

'Be patient,' Ramaphosa tells Maimane on state capture inquiry
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has told DA leader Mmusi Maimane to “be patient”, while the courts decide on whether President Jacob Zuma should appoint a judicial commission of inquiry into state capture. Ramaphosa appeared in Parliament on Thursday for …
'Be patient,' Ramaphosa tells Maimane on state capture inquiry

South Africa's quiet diplomacy towards Zimbabwe must end – Maimane

South Africa's quiet diplomacy towards Zimbabwe must end – Maimane
The Zimbabwean Defence Force has moved into the country’s capital‚ Harare‚ to “target criminals” aligned to President Mugabe. This follows Mugabe’s decision to fire his Vice-President‚ Emmerson Mnangagwa‚ last week. Maimane said these …
South Africa's quiet diplomacy towards Zimbabwe must end – Maimane

Declaration of Interests: Zuma must face up to allegations – Maimane

Declaration of Interests: Zuma must face up to allegations – Maimane
Mmusi Maimane views President Jacob Zuma’s recorded declarations of interest following the release of Jacques Pauw’s book The Presidents Keepers which claims Zuma received a salary other than his presidential one during the first four months of his presidency.
Declaration of Interests: Zuma must face up to allegations – Maimane

Maimane wants Zuma to account for 'additional R1m a month'

Maimane wants Zuma to account for 'additional R1m a month'
Opposition leader Mmusi Maimane on Monday vowed that he will be launching different initiatives to ensure that millions of rand allegedly paid to President Jacob Zuma are unearthed, and that the president is found guilty of violating the Executive Ethics …
Maimane wants Zuma to account for 'additional R1m a month'

Zuma declared gifts from Putin and al-Bashir but no sign of R1m salary

Zuma declared gifts from Putin and al-Bashir but no sign of R1m salary
When he was asked the question in the National Assembly by Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane, Zuma retorted: “I don’t think it is my job to answer books.” Read: It’s not my job to answer books – Zuma on ‘monthly millions’ Maimane …
Zuma declared gifts from Putin and al-Bashir but no sign of R1m salary

DA vows to hold Zuma to account over R1m 'payments'

DA vows to hold Zuma to account over R1m 'payments'
Opposition leader Mmusi Maimane on Monday vowed that he will be launching different initiatives to ensure that millions of rand allegedly paid to President Jacob Zuma are unearthed, and that the president is found guilty of violating the Executive Ethics …
DA vows to hold Zuma to account over R1m 'payments'