DA barred from conducting oversight visit at SAPS Garage in Pietermaritzburg.

Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango, MPL DA KZN Premier Candidate DA barred from conducting oversight visit at SAPS Garage in Pietermaritzburg. The Democratic Alliance has written to the KZN Acting Commissioner Lieutenant-General Lucky Mkhwanazi requesting a meeting on Monday 5 November 2018. This follows an oversight inspection today at Oribi Village SAPS garage where myself and […]

DA against eThekwini’s reckless borrowing of R1 Billion

Democratic Alliance media statement by Nicole Graham, Cllr DA EThekwini Caucus Leader DA against eThekwini’s reckless borrowing of R1 Billion The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini has voted against an item for the municipality to invite tenderers for a R1 billion loan to the city. The item was approved by the failing ANC-led Council in their October meeting. Whilst […]

#KZNOncologyCrisis – Screening campaign cannot be used to disguise a failed Health MEC

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dr Imran Keeka, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on  Health #KZNOncologyCrisis – Screening campaign cannot be used to disguise a failed Health MEC   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal welcomes the launch of the National Cancer Campaign by National Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi in the province today and hopes that this initiative […]

DA calls for Investigation into demolishing of Shembe Church

Democratic Alliance media statement by  Marlaine Naicker, CLLR DA EThekwini Councillor DA calls for Investigation into demolishing of Shembe Church The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini, comprising myself, Caucus Chief Whip, Cllr Thabani Mthethwa and Deputy Caucus Leader Cllr Emmanuel Mhlongo recently met with a delegation from the Shembe Church Leadership to clear allegations that had been […]

The failing ANC has turned its back on the people of Wembezi

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL Chief Whip to the DA in the KZN Legislature The failing ANC has turned its back on the people of Wembezi   The DA has called on the failing ANC to hold its National Executive to account after most MEC’s failed to attend a Legislature to the People […]

MEC has 48 hours to publicly retract Acting SAPS Commissioner’s ban on oversight inspections

Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango, MPL DA KZN Premier Candidate   MEC has 48 hours to publicly retract Acting SAPS Commissioner’s ban on oversight inspections   The Democratic Alliance (DA) has today written to KZN Community Safety and Liaison MEC, Mxolisi Kaunda, with an ultimatum to publicly retract a ban on public representatives, including DA Members […]

DA welcomes move to protect KZN Treasury staff from failing ANC

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Finance DA welcomes move to protect KZN Treasury staff from failing ANC   The Democratic Alliance welcomes recent moves by KZN Finance MEC, Belinda Scott, aimed at addressing ongoing thuggery and intimidation against members of the provincial Treasury by two so-called ‘business forums’ – […]

DA Youth in KZN encourages the youth to register to vote

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DA Youth in KZN encourages the youth to register to vote By DA Media   DA Youth KZN Provincial Chairperson Fikani Khubisa and the KZN Youth Executive will kick-start the province’s registration campaign this week directed at the youth. The campaign starts on 23 October and will run until 14 December 2018. The 8-week long […]

EThekwini loses R1,2 million as graduation ceremony is postponed at the 11th hour

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Bawinile  Shabane, CLLR DA EThekwini Councillor   EThekwini loses R1,2 million as graduation ceremony is postponed at the 11th hour   During a DA oversight inspection on the 28th of September 2018, we were informed by officials at EThekwini’s Fire and Emergency Services that a graduation ceremony for new recruits was […]

30 Days later and Minister Cele still won’t act over 1,4% Conviction Rate

Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson MP- DA ILembe Constituency Head 30 Days later and Minister Cele still won’t act over 1,4% Conviction Rate It has now been one month since the Democratic Alliance released the shocking statistics (click here) that revealed the criminal paradise that Stanger in KZN has become. My questions to […]