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    FIRE KZN Health MEC

    Tuesday, July 18, 2017

    KZN Health MEC, Sibongiseni Dhlomo, and his department have been found guilty of violating the rights of cancer patients to proper treatment at two of the province’s biggest public hospitals. Sign this petition to join our call for his removal. This comes after a damning report by the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) into […]

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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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KZN News

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Oct
20

R32m upgrades for Premier

by Sizwe Mchunu MPL – DA KZN Spokesperson on Public Works A parliamentary reply to the Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal has revealed that the official residence of Premier Willies Mchunu, Parkside Residence in Pietermaritzburg, is currently undergoing unnecessary renovations to the value of a staggering R32 million. According to the 18 October response from […]

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sithembiso
Oct
20

ANC fails to attend

by Sithembiso Ngema – DA eThekwini Councillor The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini is concerned with the continuous postponement of committee meetings, particularly that of the Local Labour Forum in Human Settlement and Infrastructure. The committee could not form a quorum because of the low number of councillors attending the meeting. The committee is made up […]

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Oct
19

ANC must come clean

Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP DA uMgungundlovu East Constituency Head   ANC must come clean at Moerane Commission   The ANC’s testimony today before the Moerane Commission of Inquiry into political killings in KwaZulu-Natal was deeply disappointing. The DA and the people of Kwa-Zulu Natal had hoped that the ANC would shed light on the […]

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rishigen
Oct
19

Ukuthula High School learner transport crisis

Democratic Alliance media statement by  Dr. Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Education   KZN Education and Transport Departments fail to respond to Ukuthula High School learner transport crisis   Note to Editors: Please see the updated version of the earlier statement, with a photo attached.   Almost two months have passed since members of […]

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