Politics

Mashaba’s xenophobic legacy
Mashaba’s xenophobic legacy
The outgoing mayor’s tweet about the arrest statistics of migrants in Johannesburg over four years displays both his bigotry and a...
ANC leader doles out dosh ahead of elective conference
ANC leader doles out dosh ahead of elective conference
Fears that ANC elective conferences in Mpumalanga will be rigged have emerged after a regional leader and his associates were caught on camera...
Equality court dismisses Gordhan’s hate speech case against Malema
Equality court dismisses Gordhan’s hate speech case against Malema
The equality court has cleared Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema of...
Durban on the up after purge
Durban on the up after purge
The CCTV cameras in the mayor’s parlour on the second floor of Durban’s city hall, disabled during
DA’s ‘street fighter’ to tone it down
DA’s ‘street fighter’ to tone it down
Like most career politicians, the office of interim Democratic Alliance parliamentary leader John Steenhuisen is filled with memorabilia.
Steenhuisen to lead DA in Parliament
Steenhuisen to lead DA in Parliament
The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) former chief whip John Steenhuisen has been announced as leader of the opposition in Parliament.
ANC moves on Jo’burg metro
ANC moves on Jo’burg metro
The ANC is moving to take advantage of the fallout in the Democratic Alliance and seize control of the Johannesburg metro.
Zille’s pyrrhic victory puts DA in chaos
Zille’s pyrrhic victory puts DA in chaos
Helen Zille won control of the Democratic Alliance’s highest decision-making body by a narrow majority of seven votes.
In pictures: John Steenhuisen relinquishes chief whip position
In pictures: John Steenhuisen relinquishes chief whip position
A previous headline of this piece claimed John Steenhuisen had left the DA. This is incorrect. He had simply relinquished his position...
Maimane resigns as DA MP
Maimane resigns as DA MP
Former Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has resigned as a member of parliament, as well as a member of the party.
Maimane, Trollip step down from running DA
Maimane, Trollip step down from running DA
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has resigned from his post, ending weeks of speculation about his political future, which had...
It’s Byemane, as Mmusi prepares to say so long
It’s Byemane, as Mmusi prepares to say so long
Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane is set to step down as party leader today after a meeting of the official opposition’s federal...
'Tortured' Mashaba says the DA will collapse its governance agreement with the EFF
'Tortured' Mashaba says the DA will collapse its governance agreement with the EFF
Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba has resigned from his post — and from the Democratic Alliance (DA) — in protest against the election...
What does Zille’s return mean for Maimane?
What does Zille’s return mean for Maimane?
Former Western Cape Premier Helen Zille saw off challenges from former Nelson Mandela Bay mayor Athol Trollip, and MPs Mike Waters and Thomas...

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