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DA considers options on Nkandla report whitewash

Minister of Police, Nathi Nhleko’s determination that President Zuma is not liable for any of the lavish upgrades to his private residence at Nkandla is an insult to the South African people. The DA will not allow the President to get away with the theft of public funds. We have, therefore, referred the matter to…

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ANC elects a part-time Mayor for Metro in crisis

The DA notes the election of Danny Jordaan as Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay, by an ANC-only Council meeting. The election of Jordaan may as well have happened in the boardroom of Luthuli House. Jordaan will be nothing more than a part-time Mayor for NMB, as he jets-in and out fulfilling SAFA commitments. The very…

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President Zuma: no leadership or solutions, but all the jokes

President Jacob Zuma’s response to the debate on Budget Vote 1: The Presidency shows a poor grasp of the seriousness of the crises and issues that face South Africa and its people. From the energy crisis that promises three more years of load-shedding and job-shedding; to the economy, which has shed 2 million jobs and…

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Rights of School Governing Bodies upheld

The DA acknowledges the ruling of the Johannesburg High Court last night on the need for admission policies set by School Governing Bodies (SGBs) to be taken into account in the annual school enrolment process. Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has inherited a serious challenge. Children relocate to Gauteng, as they do to the Western…

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