Articles containing the tag ‘Mmusi Maimane
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 Sunday, May 10th, 2015

Maimane Voted DA’s First Black Leader in a Landslide Victory

History was made in South Africa on Mothers’ Day as the DA concluded its federal congress by electing its first black leader. Mmusi Maimane was elected with a majority of 90%, beating three other would be... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Maimane vs James: Charisma vs Experience?

In a first time ever, the opposition Democratic Alliance allowed its candidates vying to lead the party after Hellen Zille announced that she would not be seeking re-election, Mmusi Maimane and Wilmot James to ... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

DA Threatens to Take Zuma to Court

The Democratic Alliance has threatened to take President Jacob Zuma to court over his non-payment of some of the money that was lavished on his home in Nkandla and which has the subject of many debates and viol... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, February 13th, 2015

The DA’s Take on the State of the Nation Address

In the aftermath of the State of the Nation Address, the action of the Speaker of parliament, Baleka Mbete has come under extreme fire from the other members of the opposition and the public in general. The mai... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

President Zuma Must Lead or Step Down – Maimane

The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) parliamentary leader, Mmusi Maimane, challenged President Jacob Zuma in his speech in response to the president’s budget vote speech, to either lead the country which ... Read more »
By PAW On Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

More Protests against e-Tolls Expected

Last week, it emerged that President Jacob Zuma, despite numerous protests by opposition political parties and a host of other organisations, had gone ahead and effectively signed the e-toll system into law. Ev... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, August 11th, 2013

Mmusi Maimane Elected as DA Premier Candidate in Gauteng

While the ruling party seems divided over who to elect as the Gauteng premier candidate, the Democratic Alliance chose its candidate with little fuss. The DA National Spokesperson Mmusi Maimane will be the prem... Read more »