DA welcomes political office ban for municipal officials 

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) will today vote in favour of the Municipal Systems Amendment Bill in the...

Behavioural change remains our best weapon in the fight against Covid-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Note to Editors: Please find attached soundbite from John Steenhuisen MP. The DA notes President Ramaphosa’s announcement this evening regarding measures to combat the spread...

Secret ballot now a matter for the ATM, Parliament, ANC factions and Courts to...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) has noted the postponement of the motion of no confidence in President Cyril...

Students threaten to close Nelson Mandela University

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Students camped at the entrance to Nelson Mandela University’s Financial Aid offices at its North Campus on Thursday. The...

DA calls on Treasury to take immediate steps to rectify missed Covid vaccine payment

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) calls on National Treasury to seek immediate solutions to ensure that South Africa...

NASA films giant dust-storms across US, Africa – CAJ News Africa

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Covid-19: Night vigil in support of principal who refused to open his school

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Heathfield High School principal Wesley Neumann is facing disciplinary charges after refusing to open the school at the height...

President Ramaphosa must explain who dropped the ball on Covid-19 vaccine

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) calls on President Cyril Ramaphosa to use the opportunity of his impending address...

Setback for no-confidence vote against Ramaphosa – CAJ News Africa

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Appointment of new Lottery board chair delayed by three more months

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Hopes for a new Lottery chair to clean up the organisation may have to wait months. Archive photo: Raymond...

DA condemns ANC MKMVA’s threat directed at the Zondo Commission

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) finds utterances by the ANC MKMVA President, Kebby Maphatsoe, referring to the likelihood...

Mystery of R5.5 million Lottery grant

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Uprising Youth Development received a R5.5 million grant, but when we visited their address, all we found was this...

DA to abstain from frivolous motion of no confidence against Ramaphosa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) will abstain from voting in tomorrow’s motion of no confidence brought against President...

Virtual book club goes national

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, has invited the public to join the National Reading Coalition’s first virtual book club...

In the midst of water restrictions, clean water gushes out of taps in Uitenhage

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). This leaking standpipe in R Alexander Street, in Gunguluza, is one of many. Photo: Thamsanqa Mbovane Standpipes in informal settlements...

Government’s Covid-19 strategy full of short-term measures without a vaccine plan

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Note to Editors: Please find attached a soundbite by Siviwe Gwarube MP. The Democratic Alliance (DA) has taken...

Why was an article about the alleged meeting between Judge Desai and the ANC...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Note to Editors: Please see attached screenshot here and here  A news report, based on a statement by...

Entities fail to table 2019/2020 annual reports under Minister Mthethwa’s watch

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The parliamentary portfolio committee on sports, arts and culture is unable to perform critical oversight as important briefings from...

High Court suspends measures against asylum seekers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Department of Home Affairs has been interdicted from implementing laws which sought to return asylum seekers back to...

Its official: 2020/21 Crossover Night slated for Lilongwe, Malawi

Prophet Shepherd Bushiri has just announced that ECG 2020/21 Crossover Night will be held at Bingu National Stadium (BNS) in Lilongwe, Malawi. The ECG leader...

DA welcomes legal intervention to stop political interference in SABC retrenchments

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Please find attached a soundbite by Phumzile Van Damme MP. The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the complaint lodged by SOS...

Activists demand affordable housing in Johannesburg inner city

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). About 100 people marched to the Gauteng Legislature in Newtown, Johannesburg on Wednesday, demanding affordable housing in the inner...

Liquor and restaurant restrictions will only inflict further harm on South Africa’s economy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) has taken note that the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) is considering curbing...

Judges in shack demolition case fail to reach agreement

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The evictions case brought by the South African Human Rights Commission in Cape Town is to be heard by...