Articles containing the tag ‘opposition parties
    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 Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

    Malema Pushed to the Ground a By Security Guard, Parliamentary Deal Flops

    There was drama on Monday at a venue in Johannesburg North when the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Julius Malema was pushed to the ground apparently for refusing to be searched. The firebrand le... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

    Opposition Parties to Put Pressure on Baleka Mbete

    The opposition parties have indicated that they intend to increase the pressure on Baleka Mbete to step down as speaker of parliament. This was announced by various members of parliament from the opposition par... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Friday, October 17th, 2014

    EFF MPs Hearing Set to Continue Despite Their Pullout

    The parliamentary disciplinary process against the 20 EFF members of parliament who are facing charges of being in contempt of parliament is set to continue even though the the accused members have pulled out o... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, September 27th, 2014

    Opposition Parties Walk Out of Nkandla Committee

    The opposition parties that are participating in the parliamentary ad- hoc committee, which was set up by parliament to investigate its position regarding the handling of the upgrades to the Zuma Nkandla homest... Read more »
    By Guest Author On Thursday, June 13th, 2013

    The ANC Underestimates the Power of Voters

    I have voted for the ANC three times. For some reason, I had faith in them. I believed that they could make South Africa a better place. Every time people criticized ANC leaders for lack of leadership skills I ... Read more »
    By Mvusi Ngubane On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

    Gordhan Demands an End to Labour Unrest

    Finance Minister, Pravin Gordhan, has issued a firm warning, particularly to the mining sector, that the labour instability currently looming within the country will damage the economy and deter investors. Gord... Read more »
    By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, April 21st, 2013

    “The ANC Does Not ‘Own’ the Struggle”

    The African National Congress was formed in a meeting in Bloemfontein on 8 January 1912. After taking up arms against the government of the day in the sixties, the ANC exploded and became known internationally ... Read more »
    By Ntokozo Sindane On Wednesday, March 6th, 2013

    The Free State Spends R140 Million on Website

    Owner of a successful web design and development company Jam Factory, Etienne Bruwer, says that banks and other financial institutions spend many millions on web development because they must be able to guara... Read more »