DA, EFF slam Zuma deployment of SANDF to Sona

The Democratic Alliance and the Economic Freedom Fighters have condemned President Jacob Zuma for deploying 441 members of the South African National Defence Force to “maintain law and order” at the president’s State of the Nation address (Sona) on Thursday. The DA and the EFF released statements on Tuesday night immediately after the presidency had […]
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SABC hijacked – no longer public broadcaster, now serving the ANC not 12 nations

Criticism is growing over the unilateral “hijacking” of the SABC by the minister of communications, Faith Muthambi, who in a secretive change through a SABC Memorandum of Incorporation, has apparently stripped the SABC board of its powers, reducing the SABC board’s autonomy and reducing the board to a rubber stamp. “It’s not an exaggeration to […]
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Ramphele to be DA’s Presidential Candidate as DA and Agang join

By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA – Herald Extra A former anti-apartheid activist who was close to Steve Biko and was a World Bank executive merged her party Tuesday with South Africa’s main opposition party and will be its presidential candidate, challenging the ruling African National Congress whose popularity has eroded amid corruption scandals and other problems. Mamphela Ramphele, […]
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