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DA will not enter into any coalition with EFF

Helen Zille, Leader of the Democratic Alliance
23 April 2014

There has been media speculation over the last few days that the Democratic Alliance and the Economic Freedom Fighters may form a coalition after the election.

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Your vote can win Gauteng
22 April 2014

Note to editors: Mmusi Maimane launched the final phase of the DA's election posters in Ghandi Square, Johannesburg,  today. The posters read: "Your vote can win Gauteng".

DA calls on Speaker to extend Nkandla ad hoc committee reporting date following ANC delays
22 April 2014

On 9 April 2014, the Speaker of the National Assembly, Max Sisulu, made an important decision to establish an Ad Hoc Committee to probe the multi-million rand scandal surrounding the upgrading of President Jacob Zuma’s private home in KwaZulu-Natal.

Patelís selective stats donít change facts of Western Cape delivery
21 April 2014

Minister Ebrahim Patel's weak attempt to refute the DA's success in turning around the Western Cape economy does not hold water when the facts are considered.

Mdluli saga: Mthethwa and Phiyega should be investigated
20 April 2014

The DA welcomes the ruling of the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) that charges against suspended police intelligence boss Richard Mdluli be upheld.

Zumaís Nkandla housing project last minute damage control
19 April 2014

President Jacob Zuma is set to hand out houses that have been built by his foundation, the Jacob Zuma Foundation today in Nkandla as part of the ANC’s electioneering events.

DASO shows growth in University of Forth Hare SRC elections
17 April 2014

The Democratic Alliance Youth would like to congratulate the Democratic Alliance Student Organisation (DASO) at the University of Fort Hare (UFH) on their results for the Student Representative Council (SRC) elections that took place on Tuesday.

Nkandla: Using culture to defend corruption is insulting
17 April 2014

ANC Chairperson, Baleka Mbethe’s remarks are yet another last-ditch attempt by the ANC to defend President Jacob Zuma and his role in the "Nkandlagate" scandal.

SABC agrees to flight DAís banned ĎAyisafanií adverts immediately
16 April 2014

The DA has received confirmation from the SABC that the flighting of our banned ‘Ayisafani’ television adverts and radio adverts can resume immediately. 

Speaker agrees that Nkandla ad hoc committee should begin work ďas soon as possibleĒ
16 April 2014

 The DA has received a response to our urgent correspondence to the Speaker of the National Assembly, Max Sisulu, following the ANC’s delaying of the Nkandla ad hoc committee.

Nkandla ad hoc committee delay: ANC excuses donít sell
15 April 2014

The Democratic Alliance (DA) remains deeply concerned that the Nkandla ad hoc committee has yet to begin its work because the ANC refuses to timeously submit its names to the Secretary of Parliament.