DA demands public apology following KZN Premier’s anti-Indian comments

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango, MPL DA KZN Premier Candidate   DA demands public apology following KZN Premier’s anti-Indian comments   Note to Editors: You can access Premier Willies Mchunu’s anti-Indian comments here.   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal calls for a public apology by KZN Premier, Willies Mchunu, following his anti-Indian comments in […]

#KZNOncologyCrisisContinues: Almost 8 000 cancer patients waiting for treatment

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on  Health  #KZNOncologyCrisisContinues: Almost 8 000 cancer patients waiting for treatment   A report on the Investment Case for Radiation Oncology in South Africa (see here), recently presented to the National Health Council, has revealed that KwaZulu-Natal has the biggest backlog of cancer patients awaiting treatment […]

Premier Mchunu and ANC failing to act against thugs in the province

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Finance   Premier Mchunu and ANC failing to act against thugs in the province   Claims that senior members of the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal are colluding with controversial groups such as Mkhonto weSizwe (MK) vets and the Federation for Radical Economic Transformation (FRET) in […]

Moerane Commission: Premier bows to DA pressure for debate on KZN political killings

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango, MPL DA KZN Premier Candidate Moerane Commission: Premier bows to DA pressure for debate on KZN political killings   The Democratic Alliance has written to KZN Speaker, Lydia Johnson (see letter here) to request that all political parties in the provincial Legislature be afforded the opportunity to debate the contents […]

Moerane Commission: ANC abuse of power behind the political bloodbath in KZN

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango, MPL DA KZN Premier Candidate Moerane Commission: ANC abuse of power behind the political bloodbath in KZN   The Moerane Commission report, tabled earlier today in the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature has vindicated the DA’s long-held belief that the political bloodbath in the province is the result of a dysfunctional and […]

Umhlathuze Mayoral House will escalate to R20 million of public funds

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango, MPL DA KZN Premier Candidate Umhlathuze Mayoral House will escalate to R20 million of public funds   The oversight inspection by the Democratic Alliance in uMhlathuze Mayoral Mansion construction site revealed that the building project could escalate to an estimated R20 million, against the City’s R5.5 million budget. In […]

KZN Health’s shocking audit is testimony to MEC Dhlomo’s leadership

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on  Health   KZN Health’s shocking audit is testimony to MEC Dhlomo’s leadership   A recent presentation by the Office of the Auditor-General to the KwaZulu-Natal Health portfolio committee has reinforced the Democratic Alliance’s view that the province’s Health Department is in crisis. According […]

Stanger crime crisis: DA requests meeting with Police Minister

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP DA Ilembe Constituency Chaiperson   Stanger crime crisis: DA requests meeting with Police Minister   The Democratic Alliance (DA) has requested an urgent meeting with the Minister of Police, Bheki Cele as well as the Minister of Justice, Michael Masutha, to devise an intervention that will restore order […]

Fire Safety: Addington Hospital is a death trap

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on  Health Fire Safety: Addington Hospital is a death trap   The Democratic Alliance has today written to KZN Health MEC, Sibongiseni Dhlomo, (view here) to call for a comprehensive audit into fire safety compliance levels at the province’s hospitals, in particular Addington Hospital and the […]

Grade 11 exam delays at Luphaphe High School while learners do principal’s laundry

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Nomfundo Khubone, CLLR DA KZN Youth Deputy Chairperson   Grade 11 exam delays at Luphaphe High School while learners do principal’s laundry    The DA Youth in KZN will be meeting with DA KZN Education Spokesperon, Dr Rishigen Viranna, about the surfacing of a video of high school learners from Inchanga’s […]