DA condemns ANC Provincial Chairperson’s ‘embarrassing’ comments on political killings

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP DA uMgungundlovu East Constituency Head   DA condemns ANC Provincial Chairperson’s ‘embarrassing’ comments on political killings   The Democratic Alliance condemns in the strongest possible terms comments in the media by ANC Provincial Chairperson and KZN MEC, Sihle Zikalala that political killings in KwaZulu-Natal are an “embarrassment” and […]

Magaqa: How many more must die before ANC appears before Commission?

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Zwakele Mncwango, CLLR DA KZN Leader   Magaqa: How many more must die before ANC appears before Commission?   The DA sends its deepest condolences to the family of Sindiso Magaqa, a former ANC Youth League Secretary General. Magaqa has succumbed to his injuries after he and two other councillors were […]

DA disappointed by ANC’s continued patriarchal tendencies

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Riona Gakool , CLLR DA eThekwini Councillor   DA disappointed by ANC’s continued patriarchal tendencies   The DA in eThekwini is disappointed that our notice of motion where we asked the Executive Committee to implement programmes and workshops to educate councillors and officials on proper workplace etiquette when interacting with females was […]

Another Councillor killed tonight as ANC violence continues

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP DA uMgungundlovu East Constituency Head   Another councilor killed tonight as ANC violence continues   The Democratic Alliance has learned with sadness of another ANC councillor who was gunned down tonight after attending a community meeting at the Inkanyezi Community Hall in the Mkambathini Municipality near Camperdown. We offer our […]

DA demands investigation after women were manhandled during a picket in Msunduzi

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Mergan Chetty, MPL DA KZN Deputy Leader   DA demands investigation after women were manhandled during a picket in Msunduzi   The DA condemns the abuse of women that we witnessed today at City Hall and call on Msunduzi Mayor, Themba Njilo, to investigate and take appropriate action against the perpetrators. […]

DA welcomes confirmation that the ANC will appear before Moerane Commission of Inquiry

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP DA uMgungundlovu East Constituency Head   DA welcomes confirmation that the ANC will appear before Moerane Commission of Inquiry   The Democratic Alliance welcomes the news that the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has finally broken its silence and will testify before the Moerane Commission of Inquiry into political killings. ANC […]

DA calls for an investigation into security contract tenders

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango, Cllr  DA KZN Leader   DA calls for an investigation into security contract tenders   The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini calls for an immediate forensic investigation into all security contract tenders in eThekwini. This follows media reports of political interference in the issuing of security tenders. Reports allege that […]

DA welcomes KZN Treasury SIU fraud and corruption probe

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL Leader of the DA in the KZN Legislature/ DA KZN Spokesperson on Finance   DA welcomes KZN Treasury SIU fraud and corruption probe   The DA welcomes the appointment of the Special Investigation Unit (SIU) to probe ongoing allegations of fraud and corruption within the KwaZulu-Natal Treasury. This […]

ANC failures to blame for land invasions in eThekwini

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Martin Meyer, Cllr DA eThekwini Whip for Human Settlements and Infrastructure   ANC failures to blame for land invasions in eThekwini   The Democratic Alliance in eThekwini has written to the Chairperson of Human Settlements and Infrastructure, Mondli Mthembu, to request an urgent meeting to discuss the extremely concerning rise […]

KZN Premier must immediately suspend officials implicated in R23 million tender scam

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by Francois Rodgers MPL – Leader of the DA in the KZN Legislature   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal challenges Premier Willies Mchunu and newly appointed Director-General, Nonhlanhla Mkhize, to commit to clean governance by immediately suspending four Office of the Premier officials implicated in a tender scam to the value of R23 million. According […]