Patricia de Lille's lawyers asked the court to instruct the DA to desist from telling its call centre agents to tell potential voters that she was fired.
The spike in new infections this month has been the highest in this most recent outbreak, which the DRC declared last August in north-eastern North Kivu.
Thirteen civilians were among those killed in the blast, the cause of which was not immediately clear, according to the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba revealed a R20 billion investment for rejuvenation of the inner city with mixed-use developments for student and affordable accommodation, with rentals starting at R900 per month.
The DA leader claimed to have evidence that proved the ruling party was funding the protests in Alexandra.
Prosecutor Susan Galloway said while he testified, murder accused Rob Packham spoke in a confident, sometimes superior manner, sounding well-rehearsed.
Mayor Herman Mashaba has announced what he called the biggest investment in local government of R20 billion.
Campaigners including Steven Spielberg have suggested that the films produced and released by streaming firms should not be eligible for the Oscars, and should instead be classified as TV content.