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

NUMSA: NUMSA Condemns Attempts By ANC Government To Distance Itself From The Crisis At Eskom

NUMSA: NUMSA Condemns Attempts By ANC Government To Distance Itself From The Crisis At Eskom
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) will resist all attempts to unbundle … Our position was that we cannot support the ANC government when, for the last two decades of its rul…
NUMSA: NUMSA Condemns Attempts By ANC Government To Distance Itself From The Crisis At Eskom

DA leader Maimane hand delivers letter to Mnangagwa at Zim embassy as 130 000 Zimbabweans flee to South Africa

DA leader Maimane hand delivers letter to Mnangagwa at Zim embassy as 130 000 Zimbabweans flee to South Africa
Mmusi Maimane, the leader of South Africa’s opposition Democratic Alliance … plotting to overthrow the government or looting shops. The Democratic Alliance’s Graham Charters said: “He (Maimane) has …
DA leader Maimane hand delivers letter to Mnangagwa at Zim embassy as 130 000 Zimbabweans flee to South Africa

South African Opposition Leader Mmusi Maimane Says He Is Forced To Act On ED Government’s Crimes Against Humanity

South African Opposition Leader Mmusi Maimane Says He Is Forced To Act On ED Government’s Crimes Against Humanity
South African opposition leader, Mmusi Maimane has condemned his government for refusing to take action … a letter addressed to President Emmerson Mnangagwa, Maimane, the Democratic Alliance (DA) Pr…
South African Opposition Leader Mmusi Maimane Says He Is Forced To Act On ED Government’s Crimes Against Humanity

By-election: The people of Ward 47 endorse the DA’s vision of One South Africa For All

By-election: The people of Ward 47 endorse the DA’s vision of One South Africa For All
The Democratic Alliance (DA … the Free State are voting for change. South Africans are rejecting corruption, maladministration, looting and political infighting which have been brought about by the …
By-election: The people of Ward 47 endorse the DA’s vision of One South Africa For All

Bribes Like ‘Monopoly Money’ Were Given to South Africa’s Leaders, Panel Hears

Bribes Like ‘Monopoly Money’ Were Given to South Africa’s Leaders, Panel Hears
A current government minister … main opposition party, Democratic Alliance, said. Image Members of the African National Congress, including former President Jacob Zuma, third from the left, and Pres…
Bribes Like ‘Monopoly Money’ Were Given to South Africa’s Leaders, Panel Hears

South Africa: Maimane Dismisses Reports That DA 'Liberal Faction' Is Plotting to Oust Him

South Africa: Maimane Dismisses Reports That DA 'Liberal Faction' Is Plotting to Oust Him
Democratic Alliance leader … almost 16 million South Africans,” said Charters. “Such allegations are an attempt to take focus away from the DA’s message of One South Africa For All,” he added.
South Africa: Maimane Dismisses Reports That DA 'Liberal Faction' Is Plotting to Oust Him

Corruption at Sebokeng Wastewater Treatment Plant compromises water for 15 million South Africans

Corruption at Sebokeng Wastewater Treatment Plant compromises water for 15 million South Africans
This statement follows an oversight inspection by the Democratic Alliance (DA) Team One SA Spokesperson on … The situation is so extreme, that the South African National Defence Force (SANDF) had to …
Corruption at Sebokeng Wastewater Treatment Plant compromises water for 15 million South Africans

South Africa’s Democratic Alliance To Take The Zimbabwean Crisis To UN, ICC

South Africa’s Democratic Alliance To Take The Zimbabwean Crisis To UN, ICC
Addressing the media in South … government has implemented what can only be described as a dictator-like military clampdown on citizens, which has to date claimed the lives of at least 12 people. Fi…
South Africa’s Democratic Alliance To Take The Zimbabwean Crisis To UN, ICC

DA thanks South Africa for registering to build One South Africa for All

DA thanks South Africa for registering to build One South Africa for All
The Democratic Alliance (DA) would like to thank all South Africans … indicate that the people of South Africa are ready to vote for real change that builds One South Africa for All. The DA is commi…
DA thanks South Africa for registering to build One South Africa for All

DA approaches the UN, ICC and South African Parliament over Zimbabwe crisis

DA approaches the UN, ICC and South African Parliament over Zimbabwe crisis
The following statement was delivered today by Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader … as we are told by border officials that over 130 000 people crossed the Zimbabwean/South African border in a single d…
DA approaches the UN, ICC and South African Parliament over Zimbabwe crisis

Africa: The Claim That Democracy Fares Better in the West Than in Africa Is a Fallacy

Africa: The Claim That Democracy Fares Better in the West Than in Africa Is a Fallacy
Over the past two decades, the book notes, democracy has blossomed in Africa: in 1990, the continent housed, at most, four democracies. Today, countries in which the government is not at least …
Africa: The Claim That Democracy Fares Better in the West Than in Africa Is a Fallacy

SA opposed to ‘undue or unconstitutional’ change of government in Venezuela – ambassador

SA opposed to ‘undue or unconstitutional’ change of government in Venezuela – ambassador
South Africa is firmly against any attempts at “undue or unconstitutional” change of government in Venezuela … of South Africa’s constitutional democracy that we hold very dear is the …
SA opposed to ‘undue or unconstitutional’ change of government in Venezuela – ambassador

The claim that democracy fares better in the West than in Africa is a fallacy

The claim that democracy fares better in the West than in Africa is a fallacy
Over the past two decades, the book notes, democracy has blossomed in Africa: in 1990, the continent housed, at most, four democracies. Today, countries in which the government is not … so in countr…
The claim that democracy fares better in the West than in Africa is a fallacy

Democracy isn’t doing much better in the West than it is in Africa, despite our perceptions

Democracy isn’t doing much better in the West than it is in Africa, despite our perceptions
Over the past two decades, the book notes, democracy has blossomed in Africa: in 1990, the continent housed, at most, four democracies. Today, countries in which the government is not at least …
Democracy isn’t doing much better in the West than it is in Africa, despite our perceptions

ANC is Blocking Attempts for Easier Voting for South Africans Abroad, Despite Ramaphosa Video

ANC is Blocking Attempts for Easier Voting for South Africans Abroad, Despite Ramaphosa Video
I watched with great interest, the video that was released by President Ramaphosa yesterday, encouraging South Africans around the world to register and vote in the 2019 South African National … six …
ANC is Blocking Attempts for Easier Voting for South Africans Abroad, Despite Ramaphosa Video

Zimbabwe: High Court Hears Detained Pro-Democracy Campaigners' Freedom Bid As Shutdown Protest Trials Continue

Zimbabwe: High Court Hears Detained Pro-Democracy Campaigners' Freedom Bid As Shutdown Protest Trials Continue
who were arrested last week and charged with subverting constitutional government. The three pro-democracy campaigners and the MDC-Alliance party legislator, namely Obert Masaraure, the President …
Zimbabwe: High Court Hears Detained Pro-Democracy Campaigners' Freedom Bid As Shutdown Protest Trials Continue

South African President Ramaphosa slammed and told to 'keep quiet' after he 'insulted' Zimbabweans

South African President Ramaphosa slammed and told to 'keep quiet' after he 'insulted' Zimbabweans
Sentiments by Ramaphosa come at a time when an opposition political party in his country, the Democratic Alliance, has threatened to take Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa to the International C…
South African President Ramaphosa slammed and told to 'keep quiet' after he 'insulted' Zimbabweans

South African President Ramaphosa slammed and told to keep quiet after he 'insulted' Zimbabweans

South African President Ramaphosa slammed and told to keep quiet after he 'insulted' Zimbabweans
Sentiments by Ramaphosa come at a time when an opposition political party in his country, the Democratic Alliance, has threatened to take Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa to the International C…
South African President Ramaphosa slammed and told to keep quiet after he 'insulted' Zimbabweans

S. Africa’s Democratic Alliance threatens to approach ICC over human rights violations in Zimbabwe

S. Africa’s Democratic Alliance threatens to approach ICC over human rights violations in Zimbabwe
South African main opposition, Democratic Alliance, said that President Cyril Ramaphosa must disclose how he planned to intervene in stopping what it called ongoing human rights violations …
S. Africa’s Democratic Alliance threatens to approach ICC over human rights violations in Zimbabwe

Political parties in South Africa now have to disclose every donation they receive

Political parties in South Africa now have to disclose every donation they receive
Yesterday, the President of South … Democratic Alliance and the radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters party in the elections. The bill comes into play against the backdrop of numerous judicial i…
Political parties in South Africa now have to disclose every donation they receive