Maimane to announce resignation from DA: sources
Party leaders have been locked in a meeting in Bruma just two days after the resignation of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba.
Some DA members warn against immediate removal of Mashaba as mayor
Eyewitness News earlier reported that some DA leaders are so aggrieved that they want him to leave office with immediate effect.
Will DA Fedex allow Mashaba to serve his notice period?
Herman Mashaba resigned on Monday, following the election of Helen Zille as federal council chair on Sunday.
Mashaba: My resignation the end of my political career
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba announced his resignation on Monday, saying he couldn’t reconcile himself with a group of people that thought that race was irrelevant when dealing with inequality.
DA yet to decide on whether Mashaba should serve his notice period
Herman Mashaba announced his departure on Monday saying the DA that emerged from this past weekend's Federal Council is not the organisation he signed up for.
Mashaba resignation puts focus on DA coalition stance
Herman Mashaba described the DA’s decision over the weekend to review its coalition agreements as tantamount to the party declaring itself to be unsuitable for the future.
Mashaba: Things have changed for the better in Joburg under my tenure
Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba announced his resignation from the Democratic Alliance (DA), saying the party that emerged from the past weekend’s Federal Council was not the organisation he signed up for.
Senior DA members fail to convince ‘stubborn’ Mashaba not to resign
A senior leader told EWN that Herman Mashaba is “stubborn like that” and had already made his decision.
DA: We still believe in Mmusi Maimane's leadership
It’s not a secret that Mmusi Maimane and Zille haven’t seen eye to eye in recent years. However, after her appointment on Sunday, the former leader said she would give Maimane space to do his work.
‘I will stay in my lane,’ says new DA Fedex chair Zille
Zille now holds the powerful position of the Federal Council executive, a position which makes her responsible for the day to day running of the party.
Helen Zille is the new DA Federal Council chair
Zille entered the race a few weeks ago, joining Athol Trollip, Mike Waters and Thomas Walters.
If Zille returns to DA, Maimane may have to fall – analysts
Zille doesn’t seem to have confidence in him, and Maimane no longer regards her as a mentor.
Maimane calls on Federal Council members to focus on DA’s future growth
The DA’s Federal Council is being described as a watershed moment even by party members.
Battle for DA's future: Who will succeed James Selfe as fedco chair?
The two factions within the party are represented through the main contenders for the position of federal council chair, Helen Zille and Athol Trollip.
Cosatu calls for removal of Eskom board amid load shedding
Eskom will be implementing stage 1 load shedding for the third time on Friday morning, further frustrating South Africans and crippling businesses.
DA unable to say whether its CEO Paul Boughey resigned over infighting
His departure comes ahead of the party’s Federal Council this weekend where a report commissioned into the DA’s dismal performance in this year’s elections will be discussed.
Experts warn load shedding costing SA’s productive economy about R2bn a day
Eskom said it was forced to do this to avoid a total collapse of the electricity grid, citing capacity problems.
DA CEO Paul Boughey resigns
In his resignation letter, Boughey - who had been CEO for the DA for five years - said that he had reached an agreement with the party in principle to resign.