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    Bokamoso 22 January 2016

    Friday, January 22, 2016

    Please watch the highlights of the speech that was delivered by Mmusi Maimane on Race and Identity in the DA and South Africa , on Tuesday 19 January at the Apartheid Museum in Johannesburg.

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    Bokamoso | 27 November 2015

    Tuesday, January 12, 2016

    Leonardo da Vinci said “Water is the driving force of all nature”. I would add that it is also the driving force of our food security, our health, our economy, and of our hope for the future. Where there is water, there is hope. When water dries up, hope dries up too. We cannot afford […]

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    BOKAMOSO | 08 January 2016

    Friday, January 8, 2016

    This is my first newsletter of 2016, a year which could be make-or-break for our democracy. I wish you and your family a happy, healthy, safe and prosperous year in this beautiful country of ours. This is an election year, and therefore a year in which each one of us has an important role to […]

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    SPECIAL EDITION BOKAMOSO

    Monday, December 14, 2015

    The events of the past week have been shocking and upsetting for many South Africans. The reckless and irrational decision by President Zuma to fire Nhlanhla Nene has already had drastic effects on our economy. Since Wednesday evening’s decision, the Rand has plummeted to record lows, investor confidence has further dampened and ratings agencies have […]

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    Bokamoso | 20 November 2015

    Friday, November 20, 2015

      The time has come for South Africans to put our country first and liberate ourselves from Zuma’s ANC. Experience across Africa shows that first we must be liberated, and then we must be liberated from the liberation movement. Eight years after becoming ANC President, Jacob Zuma now presides over an ANC showing all the […]

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    Bokamoso | 13 November 2015

    Friday, November 13, 2015

    Abraham Lincoln once said: “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” Unfortunately, this is a test our President has failed. Jacob Zuma has been corrupted by power, and every day we are witnessing more and more of his true character. The story that put […]

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    Bokamoso | 16 October 2015

    Friday, October 16, 2015

    In my home language, Setswana, Bokamoso means “The Future”. I have called my weekly newsletter Bokamoso because the DA is determined to build a better future for all South Africans. A future of freedom, fairness and opportunity. This will only be possible if more people have the chance to participate in our economy. The current […]

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    Bokamoso 9 October 2015

    Friday, October 9, 2015

      I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood and I­ – I took the one less travelled by. And that has made all the difference. Robert Frost In our quest for a society based on freedom, fairness and opportunity, South Africans now face […]

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    Bokamoso | 2 October 2015

    Friday, October 2, 2015

    Our number one priority right now as a country is to drive economic growth that creates jobs. We need to grow the pie in such a way that more people get a slice of it. Instead, President Zuma has taken a feudal approach to our political economy. It seems his aim is to secure a […]

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    Bokamoso 25 September 2015

    Friday, September 25, 2015

    For freedom, fairness and opportunity to prevail in South Africa, a good education system is non-negotiable. To build a better future for all our children, they need to receive quality education. This is not just a social imperative, it is also a right enshrined in our Constitution. Yet there is an entity that is standing […]

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KZN News

Shaun Ryley
Sep
29

ANC rejects DA motion

Democratic Alliance press statement by Cllr. Shaun Ryley DA eThekwini Councillor   ANC rejects DA motion to thank Durban’s beach cleaning volunteers   The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini is disappointed that a motion to thank volunteers and non-profit organisations for arranging at least 12 beach cleanups at Blue Lagoon and Durban Harbour since March 2016 was […]

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Ann McDonnell 1
Sep
29

Drakensburg cableway

Democratic Alliance media statement by Ann McDonnell, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (EDTEA)   Drakensburg cableway has already cost KZN taxpayers’ R6 million and counting   A much-maligned proposal to build a cableway in KZN’s Okhahlamba region has already cost the province’s taxpayers almost R6 million – even before any […]

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Christo
Sep
28

execs over poor students

Democratic Alliance press statement by Cllr. Christo Botha  DA Ward Cllr at uMhlathuze Municipality KZN   Uni-Zulu prioritises execs over poor students     The recent reports that the management of the  University of Zululand is spending millions of rands on purchasing lavish homes for their executive amidst the ongoing student protests are disturbing.   Reports […]

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Mbali Ntuli
Sep
27

Child molester alert

Democratic Alliance press statement by Mbali Ntuli, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Education   Alleged ‘child molester’ security guard must be immediately removed from special needs school   The Democratic Alliance is calling on KwaZulu Natal Health MEC, Mthandeni Dlungwane, to launch an immediate investigation into a security guard accused of sexually molesting several school girls […]

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