An open letter to the Leader of the Democratic Alliance

Dear Mr Maimane, I hope you are well. I was thoroughly impressed with the recent edition of your ‘Bokamoso’ newsletter (“The real change we need starts in Ramaphosa’s cabinet”) as it firmly outlined a solid action plan for critical government intervention, namely urgent reform and overhaul. This edition is, to me, indicative of the fact that the DA truly does have a plan to take the first steps in fixing our nation’s government. The DA used to be well-known (a... Read more »
by Gabbriel Bakker | Published 4 months ago

By Staff Writer On Tuesday, June 6th, 2017

Should Helen Zille Be Suspended from the DA?

On Saturday Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane announced that former DA leader and current premier of the Western Cape Helen Zille had been suspended from the DA after refusing to apologize for her coloni... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016

Zuma Survives Another Attempt to Dislodge Him

In what has become akin to a cat that has nine lives, President Jacob Zuma of the Republic of South Africa has survived yet another attempt at dislodging him from the number one position, it emerged on Tuesday ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, November 26th, 2016

Zuma to Oppose Recommendations Made by Madonsela in State of Capture Report

The President Jacob Zuma announced on Friday that he would be taking the remedial action that is contained in the State of Capture report that was presented by former Public Protector, Thuli Madonsela, on judic... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Petition to Oust Zuma Launched in Johannesburg

“The President has failed us, and he must go. He cannot be allowed to continue to violate the Constitution and disrespect his oath of office, or to allow the further capture of our state.” This was ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, November 20th, 2016

Zuma, Spill the Beans or Get Arrested: Maimane and Ndlozi

On Sunday, the opposition parties went on the offensive and called on South African President, Jacob Zuma to report those members of his party and government who were stealing from the state or face prosecution... Read more »
By Mvusi Ngubane On Monday, November 14th, 2016

Shivambu: EFF Won’t Be Stopped by Apartheid Laws

Monday saw the vice president of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Floyd Shivambu, reiterate his party’s support for people without land to establish settlements. Shivambu’s comments were made in the wak... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Trump and Republicans Lead the way to the White House

Image by Steemit It is more and more looking like history will not be remade in this American election as many were hoping that it would be a decade of records being broken in the World’s biggest political de... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, June 20th, 2016

IEC up to no good and they know it – PAC

There is something clearly amiss in the train of thought of the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) management, and their hasty decision to exclude the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania from the Local Govern... Read more »
By Sinethemba Mandyoli On Monday, April 4th, 2016

Tribute to Former PAC President Mlamli Clarence Makwetu

On the 1st of April we received the sad news of the passing of former PAC president and struggle icon Mlamli Makwetu. Mlamli Clarence Makwetu “Ufafa olude” (the tallest), as he was popularly known b... Read more »