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Lester Kiewit

Lester Kiewit

    Paul Boughey, CEO of the DA has resigned
    Paul Boughey, CEO of the DA has resigned
    Paul Boughey, the chief executive officer of the Democratic Alliance, has resigned. A report commissioned by the party to look into the party’s...
    VBS and Steinhoff investigations at “advanced stage” — NPA and SIU
    VBS and Steinhoff investigations at “advanced stage” — NPA and SIU
    The National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) and the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) have told Parliament that investigations into alleged wrongdoing...
    Legal battle over prime cape farmland
    Legal battle over prime cape farmland
    Agrarian rights campaigners, property developers and the City of Cape Town will lock horns in the Western Cape high court from Tuesday over the...
    Etzebeth vs SAHRC soon at the High Court
    Etzebeth vs SAHRC soon at the High Court
    Springbok rugby star Eben Etzebeth has turned to the high court to prevent an alleged racist assault case from going to the Equality Court.
    JP Smith, Cape Town City safety boss faces vote of no confidence
    JP Smith, Cape Town City safety boss faces vote of no confidence
    Cape Town’s mayoral committee member for Safety and Security JP Smith could face...
    DA elections test for new party leader
    DA elections test for new party leader
    The Democratic Alliance’s most important decision- making body — its federal executive — will meet next week to elect a new chairperson, and unpack the party’s disappointing showing in this year’s national elections. A report will also be tabled, which could recommend...
    Zille, Trollip faves for fedex head
    Zille, Trollip faves for fedex head
    Democratic Alliance members voting in the October 18 election of a federal executive (fedex) chairperson have a tough choice to make.
    Racism stops rugby’s try at uniting South Africa
    Racism stops rugby’s try at uniting South Africa
    Die Watergat pub is right in the centre of Langebaan, at the big roundabout. You can’t miss it.
    Old and young face off in DA battle
    Old and young face off in DA battle
    Younger, black members of the Democratic Alliance say former leaders Helen Zille and Tony Leon should stay retired and accept that the party has...
    Zille announces intention to lead DA’s federal council
    Zille announces intention to lead DA’s federal council
    Former Western Cape Premier and Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille on Friday...
    Maimane proposes early DA elections
    Maimane proposes early DA elections
    Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has put the option of an early elective conference on the table as increasing challenges to his leadership...
    The Nigerians who are bullish on SA
    The Nigerians who are bullish on SA
    As President Muhammadu Buhari visits South Africa this week, two Nigerians with dual residence talk to Lester Kiewit about what makes...