Richmond’s anti-corruption MM murdered as ANC factions fight

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP Constituency Head: uMgungundlovu East   Richmond’s anti-corruption MM murdered as ANC factions fight   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal condemns in the strongest possible terms the murder and alleged assignation of Richmond Municipality’s Municipal Manager, Sbusiso Sithole this morning. We offer our heartfelt condolences to Mr Sithole’s family during […]

Rural attack in UMhlathuze further necessitates Rural Safety Units

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Louis Fourie, Cllr DA UThungulu Constituency Chairperson   Rural attack in UMhlathuze further necessitates Rural Safety Units   The DA will today pay a visit to the Harvey family in UMhlathuze following an attack on the elderly couple at their farm last night. Local Heatonville farmer Bruce Harvey and his wife Denise […]

Sexism by ANC councillors alleged in EThekwini must be investigated

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Shehana Kajee DAWN KZN Interim Leader   Sexism by ANC councillors alleged in EThekwini must be investigated   The Democratic Alliance Women’s Network (DAWN) in KwaZulu-Natal can reveal that in a sitting of the EThekwini Metro Council on Thursday, female councillors were subjected to sexist and verbal abuse, over their dress […]

DA gears up for government-in-waiting politics with Alternative KZN State of the Province

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL Leader of the DA in the KZN Legislature   DA gears up for government-in-waiting politics with Alternative KZN State of the Province   Today marks a new era for the Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal, with a shift in gear from opposition politics to government-in-waiting politics with the delivery […]

Murder in Umhlali highlights rural safety failures in KZN

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Community Safety and Liaison   Murder in Umhlali highlights rural safety failures in KZN   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal will today call for an urgent meeting between the provincial police commissioner, KZN community safety department and EDTEA department to address ongoing rural […]

DA condemns police officer stay-away in Lamontville

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Community Safety   DA condemns police officer stay-away in Lamontville   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal strongly condemns the hostile situation at Lamontville police station where police officers have embarked on a stay away. In an unprecedented move, twenty Charge Office officers and administrative […]

DA lays Crimen Injuria charges following racist post

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Democratic Alliance press statement by Haniff Hoosen MP DA KZN Chairperson   DA lays Crimen Injuria charges following racist post   DA KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Leader, Zwakele Mncwango has today opened a criminal case at Brighton Beach Police Station, against Mr. Dawie Kriel, for crimen injuria following his racist Facebook postings where he attacked the Hindu Community during Diwali celebrations.   […]

DA condemns violance in Umshwati Municipality

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Democratic Alliance press statement by Dean Macpherson MP Political Head: Umgungundlovu East   DA condemns violance in Umshwati Municipality      The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal condemns the recent spate of violence which has caused millions of rands worth of damage over the past two days in New Hanover.   Municipal buildings have been set alight […]

uMzimkhulu ANC Deputy Mayor’s bodyguards intimidate and assault DA supporter

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Democratic Alliance’s press statement by Francois Rodgers DA Sisonke Constituency Head   uMzimkhulu ANC Deputy Mayor’s bodyguards intimidate and assault DA supporter   The Democratic Alliance has opened a case of intimidation, physical assault and illegal use of a firearm following an incident where a DA supporter was attacked by a group of armed men traveling […]

People of Kokstad deserve better

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Democratic Alliance press statement by Francois Rodgers MPL DA Constituency head: Sisonke   People of Kokstad deserve better   The Democratic Alliance in KZN strongly condemns the violence and subsequence destruction of property following violent protests that are taking place in Kokstad. Today is the second day of a complete shutdown of the town.   […]