EThekwini Parks, Recreation and Culture Department out of control

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Shontel De Boer, CLLR DA Whip of Community Services Committee   EThekwini Parks, Recreation and Culture Department out of control   The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini is shocked to learn that the Parks, Recreation and Culture (PRC) Department has undergone re-branding without any consultation, debate or input from the City. This information was […]

DA calls on City to urgently address Clairwood sewer overflow

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Sharmaine Sewshanker, CLLR DA eThekwini Councillor   DA calls on City to urgently address Clairwood sewer overflow   The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini calls on the City to urgently resolve the ongoing sewer overflow that the residents of Clairwood are experiencing. The Water and Sanitation Unit in the City has failed dismally in […]

KZN Transport MEC must roll up his sleeves and help resolve ongoing bus strike

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Rafeek Shah, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Transport   KZN Transport MEC must roll up his sleeves and help resolve ongoing bus strike   The Democratic Alliance calls on KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC, Mxolisi Kaunda to roll up his sleeves and help contending parties find a swift and amicable resolution to ongoing […]

KZN Education MEC must account for gross negligence around learner ferry boat programme

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Rishigen Virrana, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Education   KZN Education MEC must account for gross negligence around learner ferry boat programme   The Democratic Alliance will today call for a full-scale probe into gross negligence and a lack of planning by KZN’s Education Department following the revelation that despite […]

#KZNOncologyCrisis: DA welcomes news that MEC Dhlomo will appear before the South African Human Rights Commission

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Health   #KZNOncologyCrisis: DA welcomes news that MEC Dhlomo will appear before the South African Human Rights Commission The DA welcomes the announcement that the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has summoned KZN Health MEC, Sibongiseni Dhlomo to appear before them in […]

eThekwini must come clean about shenanigans at Durban Solid Waste

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Nicole Graham, CLLR DA EThekwini Caucus Leader   eThekwini must come clean about shenanigans at Durban Solid Waste   The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini is deeply concerned about the state of Durban Solid Waste (DSW). The unit is seemingly in chaos after a forensic report highlighting shocking irregularities in the awarding […]

DA calls on Minister Motshekga to intervene in KZN Education crisis

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Rishigen Virrana, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Education   DA calls on Minister Motshekga to intervene in KZN Education crisis   The Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal will today write to National Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, to request that she intervene in KZN’s ongoing education crisis. The move follows […]

DA calls for urgent portfolio committee probe into Msunduzi Municipality

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Hlanganani Gumbi, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (CoGTA)   DA calls for urgent portfolio committee probe into Msunduzi Municipality   The Democratic Alliance has written to the Chairperson of KwaZulu-Natal’s CoGTA portfolio committee, Nonzwakazi Swartbooi-Ntombela , with the request that an urgent independent investigation into the […]

Msunduzi leadership caught in misconduct

Sibongiseni Majola

Democratic Alliance media statement by Sbongiseeni Majola, CLLR DA Msunduzi Caucus Leader   Msunduzi leadership caught in misconduct   Note to Editors: the audio clip can be made available on request. The DA is calling for an internal investigation within the Municipal structures following an audio clip which was leaked to the media where the Municipal […]

KZN Easter road death toll – DoT must roll out mass ‘pedestrian education’ campaign

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Rafeek  Shah, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Transport   KZN Easter road death toll – DoT must roll out mass ‘pedestrian education’ campaign   The Democratic Alliance will today call on KZN Transport MEC, Mxolisi Kaunda, to urgently roll out a mass province-wide campaign – which must include SAPS, Traditional Leaders […]