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30 April 2017
22 May 2009
DA: Weekly newsletter by Helen Zille, leader of the Democratic Alliance (22/05/2009)

One of the consequences of the loud and often illogical debate on gender that has dominated the news recently is that the real issues have been almost entirely lost. It is deeply ironic that,...

21 May 2009
DA: Statement by Athol Trollip, Democratic Alliance Parliamentary leader, on the ANC not appointing the DA to Scopa (21/05/2009)

Despite Gwede Mantashe's rather feeble protestations to the contrary, the ANC's decision not to award the Democratic Alliance (DA) the chairpersonship of the Standing Committee on Public...

DA: Statement by Dene Smuts, Democratic Alliance shadow minister of justice and constitutional development, on the need for an ‘equality check’ (21/05/2009)

The Democratic Alliance (DA) agrees with former President FW de Klerk that Mbeki-era transformation measures conflict with the Constitutional vision. We believe they are not rooted in its...

DA: Statement by Ian Davidson, Democratic Alliance chief whip, on the need for legislative amendments regarding gifts to public servicemen (21/05/2009)

The row that has erupted following the Minister of Transport S'bu Ndebele's acceptance of a Mercedes Benz gift from a group of contractors raises serious questions about current regulations...

DA: Statement by Dianne Kohler-Barnard, Democratic Alliance shadow minister of police on the appointment of the new head of the DPCI (21/05/2009)

The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes the announcement of the new head of the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI), Anwar Dramat. His test will now be to ensure that the new unit...

DA: Statement by Athol Trollip, MP, Democratic Alliance Parliamentary leader, on the call to release a Zimbabwe political violence report (21/05/2009)

The Democratic Alliance has today used a Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) application to compel the Presidency to release the report compiled by a group of retired army generals to...

20 May 2009
SA: Statement on the Cabinet meeting of May 20, 2009

The new Cabinet held its first ordinary meeting in Cape Town on May 20, 2009.

The President welcomed all members of Cabinet and paid tribute to the previous Cabinet for the work during...

DA: Statement by Athol Trollip, Democratic Alliance Parliamentary leader, on the need for rules for gift-receiving in the public service (20/05/2009)

In light of the recent controversy over the R1.1m Mercedes given to Transport Minister S'bu Ndebele, as well as concerns raised in a recent Public Service Commission (PSC) report on gifts, we...


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