Human settlements department must pay eThekwini R330million and get Phoenix flats fixed

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Democratic Alliance media statement by George Mari, MPL  DA KZN Alternate Spokeperson on Human Settlments   Human settlements department must pay eThekwini R330million and get Phoenix flats fixed   The DA today calls on KZN Housing MEC, Ravi Pillay, to instruct his department to immediately pay R330 million owed to the eThekwini municipality in a bid […]

KZN Cabinet 2016 Report Cards – The more things change – the more they stay the same

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Mark Steele, MPL  DA KZN Chief Whip   KZN Cabinet 2016 Report Cards – The more things change – the more they stay the same   The year 2016 has seen much change within the KZN Legislature leadership in a year marked by the 2016 Local Government Elections and a […]

DA KZN: Teen pregnancy a crisis – but avoidable

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Mbali Ntuli, MPL  Member of the DA Caucus in the KZN Legislature   DA KZN: Teen pregnancy a crisis – but avoidable   Teen pregnancy is a rising problem, particularly in KZN. It is also an issue that touches on other matters which continue to be problematic in our society […]

KZN Speaker must stop playing politics with Community Safety Bill

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Rishigen Viranna, MPL  DA KZN Spokesperson on Community Safety  ad Liason   KZN Speaker must stop playing politics with Community Safety Bill   The DA in KwaZulu-Natal has challenged provincial Speaker, Lydia Johnson, to stop playing politics with the proposed Community Safety Bill and urgently follow the Legislature processes for […]

New DA KZN Legislature team

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL  Leader of the DA in the KZN Legislature   New DA KZN Legislature team   Today, I am both honoured and excited to be elected unopposed to the position of Leader of the Democratic Alliance in the KZN Legislature. I would like to thank my colleague and […]

DA congratulates DASO on historic 4 seat win at UKZN

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango  DA KZN Leader   DA congratulates DASO on historic 4 seat win at UKZN   The DA in KwaZulu-Natal congratulates the Democratic Alliance Students Organisation (DASO) for winning four Student Representative Council (SRC) seats at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. This is a historic victory for the DA and DASO, […]

DA demands immediate probe following shocking incident at King Edward Hospital

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL  DA KZN Spokesperson on Health   DA demands immediate probe following shocking incident at King Edward Hospital   The DA in KwaZulu-Natal has called for an immediate probe following an incident in which nursing staff at King Edward Hospital left a young male patient writhing in pain […]

DA calls for emergency Human Settlement PC visit to Puntan’s Hill

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Hlanganani Gumbi, MPL  DA KZN Spokesperson on Human Settlement   DA calls for emergency Human Settlement PC visit to Puntan’s Hill   The DA will today write to KwaZulu-Natal Human Settlements Chairperson, Important Mkhize, to request that the portfolio committee conducts an emergency oversight visit to Puntans Hill in Durban. […]

Gale Street mortuary comes to a grinding halt as MEC fails to address staff issues

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL  DA KZN Spokesperson on Health   Gale Street mortuary comes to a grinding halt as MEC fails to address staff issues   The DA has been reliably informed that staff at Durban’s Gale Street Mortuary yesterday embarked on go-slow protest action, with the result that no post-mortems […]

DA welcomes resignation of KZN Arts and Culture HOD

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Democratic Alliance media statement by George Mari MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Arts and Culture   DA welcomes resignation of KZN Arts and Culture HOD   The DA in KwaZulu-Natal welcomes the resignation of Arts and Culture Head of Department, Sibongile Nzimande, who has cited early retirement as the reason for her departure. The announcement was […]