Athol Trollip

 
'Bullyboy' Trollip angers Holomisa
'Bullyboy' Trollip angers Holomisa
Serious fissures have opened in the Nelson Mandela Bay coalition government, with the United Democratic Movement (UDM) threatening to pull out of its...
Cracks begin to show in Nelson Mandela Bay coalition
Cracks begin to show in Nelson Mandela Bay coalition
A special meeting of the Nelson Mandela Bay council could not proceed on Thursday as not enough councillors were present to form a quorum.
DA looks forward to improving services in 2017
DA looks forward to improving services in 2017
The Democratic Alliance’s top three priorities for its newly won metros are the launch of its 2019 election campaign, navigating ANC-designed...
ANC tries to disrupt Nelson Mandela Bay council's first meeting since local elections
ANC tries to disrupt Nelson Mandela Bay council's first meeting since local elections
The ANC on Thursday tried to disrupt the first Nelson Mandela Bay council meeting since the August 3 local government elections, but failed to halt...
​Voters in Nelson Mandela Bay celebrate but vow to watch Athol Trollip
​Voters in Nelson Mandela Bay celebrate but vow to watch Athol Trollip
As election results show a coalition council led by the Democratic Alliance will govern the Nelson Mandela Bay metro for the next five years, voters...
'Partner swapping' takes on new meaning as DA and ANC play musical chairs
'Partner swapping' takes on new meaning as DA and ANC play musical chairs
It used to be considered taboo – spoken of in hushed tones. But now “partner swapping” has taken on a whole new political meaning as the...
DA's Athol Trollip already whips out carrot and stick in Nelson Mandela Bay
DA's Athol Trollip already whips out carrot and stick in Nelson Mandela Bay
The Nelson Mandela Bay metro’s Democratic Alliance mayoral contender, Athol Trollip, was not waiting for the election results to prepare for a...
DA to purge top Nelson Mandela Bay metro staff after electoral win
DA to purge top Nelson Mandela Bay metro staff after electoral win
The Nelson Mandela Bay metro’s DA mayoral contender, Athol Trollip, is not waiting for the election results to prepare for a purge of top...
DA members defect to ANC in PE
DA members defect to ANC in PE
Two political events happened in Port Elizabeth on Thursday. First, the Democratic Alliance (DA) held a press briefing to complain that the...
ANC gets ready for Nelson Mandela Bay battle
ANC gets ready for Nelson Mandela Bay battle
The ANC has rolled into Port Elizabeth in a bid to stem its loss of support there, as has happened throughout the country.
ANC-led Nelson Mandela Bay rejects DA's application for anti-Zuma protest
ANC-led Nelson Mandela Bay rejects DA's application for anti-Zuma protest
The Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality on Wednesday rejected an application made by the Democratic Alliance to hold an anti-Zuma protest outside City...
DA to investigate infighting in Mandela Bay metro
DA to investigate infighting in Mandela Bay metro
The Democratic Alliance is to probe infighting in one of its most crucial elections sites, the Nelson Mandela Bay metro, following the publication...

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