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 […]

DA calls for urgent intervention as Glebelands Hostel death toll rises to 98

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Dr. Rishigen Viranna, MPL DA KZN Spokesperson on Community Safety and Liaison   DA calls for urgent intervention as Glebelands Hostel death toll rises to 98   The Democratic Alliance in KwaZulu-Natal is deeply concerned by the upsurge in violence and deaths at the Glebelands Hostel with yet another person shot earlier today. […]

KZN Public Protector must lay criminal charges against rogue KwaDukuza municipal officials

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Hlanganani Gumbi , MPL DA KZN  Spokesperson on Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs   KZN Public Protector must lay criminal charges against rogue KwaDukuza municipal officials   KZN Public Protector must lay criminal charges against rogue KwaDukuza municipal officials The Democratic Alliance will today call on KwaZulu-Natal Public Protector, Advocate Mlandeli […]

DA Women’s Network in KZN launches a pledge campaign against women abuse

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Democratic Alliance media statement by  Shehana Kajee DA Women’s Network KZN Interim Leader   DA Women’s Network in KZN launches a pledge campaign against women abuse   To mark the beginning of women’s month, the DA Women’s Network (DAWN) in KwaZulu Natal is launching a pledge campaign against women abuse. We encourage both women and men to […]

#StopEThekwiniCollapse: The time for Mayor Gumede and the ANC in eThekwini is over

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango  DA KZN  Leader   #StopEThekwiniCollapse: The time for Mayor Gumede and the ANC in eThekwini is over   Note to Editors: The following remarks were delivered today by the DA KZN Leader, Zwakele Mncwango during a picket outside the City Hall in Durban. This forms part of the #StopEThekwiniCollapse. […]

DA calls on City Manager to investigate extreme overspend on Essence Festival

Democratic Alliance media statement by Zwakele Mncwango  DA KZN  Leader   Cancellation of council meeting a slap in the face for citizens   The DA in eThekwini has written to the City Manager, Sipho Nzuza, calling for an immediate forensic investigation into the expenditure on the 2016 Essence Festival. This follows the presentation by Acting Deputy […]

DA wants Executive Statement from KZN Premier as political killings intensify

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Francois Rodgers, MPL Leader of the Democratic Alliance in the KZN Legislature   DA wants Executive Statement from KZN Premier as political killings intensify   The Democratic Alliance will today call for an Executive Statement by KwaZulu-Natal Premier, Willies Mchunu, on the progress of the Moerane Commission of Inquiry, as politically […]

133 days since Richmond Municipal Manager was murdered and still no arrests

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Democratic Alliance media statement by Dean Macpherson, MP DA  Umgungundlovu East Constituency Head   133 days since Richmond Municipal Manager was murdered and still no arrests   Today marks 133 days since the Richmond Municipal Manager, Sibusiso Sithole, was assassinated outside the local police station after being lured out of his office. It was no secret […]