Note to Editors: Please find attached a soundbite by the DA Shadow Minister of Communications, Phumzile Van Damme MP. The DA will today submit an application in terms of the Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) to the Department of Communications, to gain access to the full application and motivation for the SABC’s…Read More
For too long, corruption has been allowed to run rife, in both the ANC government and in the private sector. It is ordinary South Africans who pay the price for this and it must be stopped. That is why the DA has today laid charges of fraud, racketeering and collusion against global consultancy firm, McKinsey,…Read More
On 13 September 2017, I requested that the Chairperson of the Standing Committee on Finance, Yunus Carrim, schedule a hearing with the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors, which is responsible for regulating registered auditors and registered audit firms, in South Africa. The request was aimed at monitoring progress being made by the regulator on a…Read More
705 overjoyed Tshwane residents received title deeds to their state-subsidised houses this weekend. Solly Msimanga’s administration is speeding up the delivery of title deeds to state-subsidised houses so that recipients have legal ownership of the property where they reside or operate businesses from, giving homeowners an important economic asset to leverage. “You are now the sole and…Read More
The DA has spent approximately R10 million on fighting to ensure Jacob Zuma gets his day in court and faces up to the 783 charges of corruption, fraud, money-laundering and racketeering. While we believe it has been worth every cent and will certainly continue to fight to ensure Mr Zuma has his day in court,…Read More
DA hands over KPMG International’s statement to the Hawks to assist with ongoing investigation into the Guptas.
The DA welcomes the investigation, conducted by KPMG International, into work performed on behalf of the Gupta family, which resulted in the purge of seven senior executives from KPMG South Africa. The investigation into the audits of Gupta entities, including Linkway Trading (Pty) Ltd, a South African company, controlled by the Guptas, which was allegedly…Read More