Phumzile Van Damme

#SABCInquiry: SABC delegation walks out of Parliament inquiry

The walk-out was allegedly over documents not being made in braille for the SABC's last remaining board member Professor Mbulaheni Maguvhe

ANC calls DA march to Parliament in support of #SABC8 an “electioneering gimmick”

This comes as around 200 DA supporters protested outside Parliament in support of eight journalists who were given marching orders by the SABC.

DA threatens to report SABC on elections ads, while broadcaster says issue is resolved

The Democratic Alliance accused the public broadcaster of censorship for delays in airing the party's election campaign advertisements.

Do newspapers hate black people?

Pallo Jordan. Phumzile van Damme. It’s tempting to think newspapers are out to make black South Africans look bad, writes Verashni Pillay.

DA MP’s citizenship saga was avoidable – ANC

Reacting to a report that cast doubt on Phumzile van Damme's eligibility to be an MP, the ANC chief whip has accused the DA of cutting corners.

DA appoints two spokespersons to replace Maimane

The DA has appointed Phumzile van Damme and Marius Redelinghuys as national spokespersons to replace Mmusi Maimane.

DA crop of young leaders come of age

The 2007 DA young leader programme to grow its own timber has shown fruit, with 33 of its graduates making it on to the party's election lists.


Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders