DA thanks community for assisting in the recovery of stolen campaign vehicle

by Zwakele Mncwango – DA KZN Premier CandidateDA thanks community for assisting in the recovery of stolen campaign vehicle The Democratic Alliance would like to thank members of the community for their swift action in assisting the DA in recovering the party’s branded Premier Candidate Campaign vehicle. The vehicle was stolen on Saturday night in […]

Failing ANC’s empty promises are killing our children’s futures

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by Dr Rishigen Viranna MPL – DA KZN Spokesperson on Education Asbestos roofing, no water and electricity, a single pit latrine for hundreds of learners, alleged rape and the rampant abuse of drugs are just some of the shock findings made by DA MPLs during the KZN Legislature’s functionality visits to schools across the province […]

DA calls on eThekwini to come clean on Hawks’ DSW arrest

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by Cllr Nicole Graham – DA eThekwini Caucus Leader The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini has written to City Manager, Sipho Nzuza, requesting clarity on the apparent arrest of DSW Deputy Head Robert Abbu. The DA has learned through reliable sources that Abbu was arrested last week. Abbu was named in the report commissioned by the […]

Ramaphosa’s ‘political backers’ fall due to corruption

by Zwakele Mncwango – DA KZN Premier Candidate The DA welcomes today’s media reports that raids were conducted on the homes of individuals linked to the multi-million-rand North Sea Jazz graft scandal, one of whom is ANC KZN deputy Chairperson and Ramaphosa enforcer, Mike Mabuyakhulu. It is a good day in the fight against ANC […]

KZN artists suffer while government commits to fund Zuma’s music career

by Phumzile van Damme MP – DA Team One Spokesperson on Corruption Today the DA met with the BAT Community Arts Development and Cultural Entertainment Centre management to discuss the challenges that struggling artists face on a daily basis. It is public knowledge that many artists die as paupers because of the lack of funding […]

DA to consider legal action against MEC Dhlomo over proposed January 2019 KZN medical registrar intake

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by Dr Imran Keeka MPL – DA KZN Spokesperson on Health The Democratic Alliance will consider legal action against KZN Health MEC, Sibongiseni Dhlomo and his Department following a leaked internal circular, dated September 2017, which alludes to a directive that all 100 posts for medical registrars for 2019 be filled with Black African candidates […]

ANC is failing learners at Bonela Secondary School

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by Zwakele Mncwango – DA KZN Premier Candidate Today, together with other DA public representatives, we inspected Bonela Secondary School as part of our rolling assessment of school readiness to mark the first day of the 2019 school year. The DA’s inspection of Bonela was informed by the need to understand the underlying problems affecting […]

Failing ANC has left Nagina at the mercy of criminals

by Zwakele Mncwango – DA KZN Premier Candidate Today the Democratic Alliance visited a 66-year-old grandmother [name withheld to protect her from further victimisation] of Tin Town informal settlement who lives alone, and has been a victim of several house burglaries. She currently has a protection order against her neighbour whom she accuses of being responsible […]

#MncwangoforPremier: Mncwango kicks off Premier Campaign

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Tomorrow, 08 January 2019, DA KZN Premier Candidate Zwakele Mncwango kicks off his campaign trail for 2019 by officially opening the DA Provincial Contact Centre. The Contact Centre staff is the party’s operations nerve centre for the election campaign. During the visit, the Premier Candidate will make calls to voters and interact with the Contact […]

The people of eThekwini’s money doesn’t belong to the ANC

by Zwakele Mncwango – DA KZN Premier Candidate  The Democratic Alliance (DA) has written to the eThekwini City Manager Sipho Nzuza requesting details regarding the reports that eThekwini is planning to splash out more than R20 million on ANC statues.According to the reports, the statues will be unveiled later in the year. Whilst the DA […]