DA supports call that illegal occupiers must vacate Airbnb property by 5pm

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) fully supports the rights of the LGBTQIA+ community but we reject the ongoing...

DA welcomes gazetting of S34 electricity determinations 

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the eventual gazetting of the s34 determinations allowing the procurement of 11 813 MW...

Movement of statues cannot be a blanket approach

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) reiterates our request that the final report of the task team established to investigate public...

Embracing our heritage | SAnews

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). By: Sihle Manda South Africa, a melting pot of cultural diversity, continues to embrace its haunted history of racial divisions...

Where is the missing R6.2 million monument, Minister Mantashe?

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Gwede Mantashe, has yet to answer an oral parliamentary question...

Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams finally officially informs Parliament of SABC board member’s resignation after months of...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Note to Editors: Please find attached soundbite from Phumzile Van Damme MP. Following months of secrecy around the resignation of a...

Unions welcome compensation for domestic workers at last

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). An amendment to the Compensation for Occupational Injuries and Diseases Act proposes the inclusion of domestic workers for the...

ECG Zimbabwe lays foundation for 3 500 capacity church building: Govt hails the move

ECG Zimbabwe, led by acting National Pastor, Pastor Pinias, on Wednesday led a foundation stone for the construction of a mega 3 500 seater-church...

A country with a heritage as diverse as ours needs a plan that serves...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As our country pauses today to celebrate Heritage Day, we are reminded once more of just how diverse and...

Prophet Bushiri registers another global landmark: Launches French Services, millions connect

Prophet Shepherd Bushiri has chalked another global landmark by launching a successful first ever ECG Online French Service, targeting all francophone communities across the...

Artist hopes portrait will haunt police

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Clinton Osbourn created a life size portrait of activist and sex worker Robyn Matsumi. Matsumi died in police custody...

Global Climate Strike action planned for Friday

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Climate change activists are planning a bumper line-up across South Africa following last year’s mass action on 20 September....

No shack, no vote, says Port Elizabeth mother after 20 homes demolished

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Nokuzola Ngquwe has been left homeless with her grandchildren after their shack which was built on vacant land near...

Statement – Mine abandons attempt to silence community activists!

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). On 22 September 2020, the Rustenburg Magistrate’s Court was set to hear arguments in an application for a protection...

#Jetgate: ANC will need to pay back at least R260k

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Today the Democratic Alliance (DA) can reveal that the cost of chartering an 18-seater private jet from...

Gauteng community health workers still waiting for full pay

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Suspended Gauteng MEC Bandile Masuku committed in June to making thousands of community health workers permanent employees with higher...

Ekurhuleni shuts down illegal recycling company

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The City of Ekurhuleni has obtained a court order to halt operations at the Steel Sheeting Company in Wadeville...

DA welcomes Ledwaba’s reinstatement – but SAFA must still be investigated

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the move to reinstate Ria Ledwaba as vice-president of the South African Football Association...

“Insolvent” Cash Paymaster Services must still pay back profits to SASSA, court told

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). People queue for social grants in Athlone. Freedom Under Law says profits made by Cash Paymaster Services, the company...

DA takes a firm stance against incitement of xenophobic violence on social media following...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Please find attached a soundbite by Phumzile Van Damme MP. The Democratic Alliance (DA) is considering legislative options to specifically...

Lottery executive could face probe by accountants’ oversight body

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A complaint has been laid against chief operating officer of the National Lotteries Commission, Phillemon Letwaba. Photo: Ashraf Hendricks Phillemon...

Illegal occupation not the answer to LGBTQIA+ concerns

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The DA Metro LGBTQIA+ Committee rejects the illegal occupation of a Camps Bay Airbnb establishment by a group identifying...

Khayelitsha land occupiers call for water, toilets and rubbish collection

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Scores of shack dwellers marched to the sub-council offices in Kuyasa, Khayelitsha, on Monday to demand that the City...

History made as DA scoops up two environmental awards

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the Eastern Cape has scooped up two environmental awards in the prestigious Eco-Logic Awards...