Closure of post offices to affect distribution of social grants – DA warns

The DA has warned that the closure of 130 post offices in the country will have a negative impact on the distribution of social grants. The warning came after the party welcomed President Cyril Ramaphosa’s […]

Reshuffle calls grow as ‘trust in Ramaphosa’s Cabinet at an all-time low’

Calls for a Cabinet reshuffle are gaining momentum, with the Democratic Alliance (DA) criticising President Cyril Ramphosa for failing to “reassure the nation”. The calls come in light of the recent violent protests and looting […]

IEC to file urgent court bid to postpone elections after Moseneke’s report.

The Electoral Commission of SA (IEC), has taken a resolution to accept the non-binding findings of former deputy chief justice, Dikgang Moseneke to postpone the local government elections. Commission chairperson, Glen Mashinini said the IEC […]

DA wants the MEC to investigate irregularities at municipalities

The DA in Mpumalanga recently called on the MEC of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Ms Busisiwe Shiba, to investigate Bushbuckridge Local Municipality and five other municipalities for their huge outstanding debts. The DA identified […]

DA in Mpumalanga concerned about increasing construction costs for parliamentary village.

The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Mpumalanga is concerned with the slow pace and increasing costs in the construction of a parliamentary village in Woodhouse, Matafin near Mbombela. The parliamentary village meant to accommodate members of […]

Suspended Limpopo DA leader Jacques Smalle faces more corruption allegations

Suspended Limpopo DA leader Jacques Smalle’s woes appear to have worsened after being accused of nepotism by party insiders. The embattled leader was suspended earlier this year following fraud and tax evasion allegations. Now accusations […]