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iol.co.za
Workers at Cape flower farm face evictionbuilt a thriving business selling fresh cut flowers, received a letter from the
Workers at Cape flower farm face eviction
iol.co.za / Posted 9 hours ago
built a thriving business selling fresh cut flowers, received a letter from the state attorney acting on behalf of Premier Helen Zille and MEC for Transport and Public Works Donald Grant, giving them until next Monday to remove their goods and for... Read more
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iol.co.za
Exposé: The dirty tricks campaign against Independentof white privilege at media houses, including Independent. They included forme
Exposé: The dirty tricks campaign against Independent
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
of white privilege at media houses, including Independent. They included former DA leader and Western Cape premier Helen Zille,who had Independent under her thumb during the Irish ownership and who has become hysterical about Independent,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Young Blood vs Dead Wood: Where are the ANC’s Maimanes and Malemas?learnt the ropes on the job and a year later was thrown in the deep end, having
Young Blood vs Dead Wood: Where are the ANC’s Maimanes and Malemas?
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
learnt the ropes on the job and a year later was thrown in the deep end, having to take over the leadership of the DA after Helen Zille decided to resign. It looked like a recipe for disaster with Maimane trying to do too much too soon, without much... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Helen Zille's words were taken out of context and used in a straw-man argumentof ‘welfare queens’” (August 12), it is clear that he did not attend the recent
Helen Zille's words were taken out of context and used in a straw-man argument
Mail & Guardian / Posted 5 days ago
of ‘welfare queens’” (August 12), it is clear that he did not attend the recent Women’s Day commemoration where Premier Helen Zille and others discussed issues facing young South African women. Instead, like many other commentators, he seems to... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Behind the City Sun website: The rise of fake news sites in South Africathe site. The most common searches that sent people to the site included "high
Behind the City Sun website: The rise of fake news sites in South Africa
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
the site. The most common searches that sent people to the site included "high court", "chief justice mogoeng mogoeng", "helen zille", and the "anc mayoral candidates list". Mncwango or City Sun was also linked to two Facebook pages supporting... Read more
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The New Statesman
Reversing the muse: musician Laura Marling on her quest for more women studio engineersof Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership con
Reversing the muse: musician Laura Marling on her quest for more women studio engineers
The New Statesman / Posted 9 days ago
of Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership contest in 2015. Under its previous leader, Helen Zille, the DA had built a solid record at a local government level, particularly in the Cape Province, where Zille is... Read more
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The New Statesman
How Mmusi Maimane became "the Obama of Soweto"of Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership con
How Mmusi Maimane became "the Obama of Soweto"
The New Statesman / Posted 9 days ago
of Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership contest in 2015. Under its previous leader, Helen Zille, the DA had built a solid record at a local government level, particularly in the Cape Province, where Zille is... Read more
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The New Statesman
The Ukip MP Douglas Carswell is paid in gold nuggets for adverts on his websiteof Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership con
The Ukip MP Douglas Carswell is paid in gold nuggets for adverts on his website
The New Statesman / Posted 9 days ago
of Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership contest in 2015. Under its previous leader, Helen Zille, the DA had built a solid record at a local government level, particularly in the Cape Province, where Zille is... Read more
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The New Statesman
Doorknocking and divisions: a year in the life of a constituency Labour party secretaryof Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership con
Doorknocking and divisions: a year in the life of a constituency Labour party secretary
The New Statesman / Posted 9 days ago
of Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership contest in 2015. Under its previous leader, Helen Zille, the DA had built a solid record at a local government level, particularly in the Cape Province, where Zille is... Read more
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The New Statesman
Could YOU be the next whiny feminist of the month? Meet the Justice for Men and Boys partyof Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership con
Could YOU be the next whiny feminist of the month? Meet the Justice for Men and Boys party
The New Statesman / Posted 9 days ago
of Johannesburg and premier of Gauteng Province before winning a leadership contest in 2015. Under its previous leader, Helen Zille, the DA had built a solid record at a local government level, particularly in the Cape Province, where Zille is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA v ANC - Shattering Myths, Creating New Perceptionsto make it much harder for the ANC in the future, even if it does actually get
DA v ANC - Shattering Myths, Creating New Perceptions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
to make it much harder for the ANC in the future, even if it does actually get its act together. By STEPHEN GROOTES. When Helen Zille was elected leader of the DA in 2007, every single person in South Africa, including herself, knew that she was... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Letter to the Editor: Who lost the Western Cape Elections?is only to speak of recent events. In the eight months prior, the Cape Times ha
Letter to the Editor: Who lost the Western Cape Elections?
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
is only to speak of recent events. In the eight months prior, the Cape Times had fabricated a story that Premier Helen Zille had hired a spy, misleading their readers in a relentless smear campaign that spanned many front pages, and... Read more
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Aljazeera
Fighting spatial apartheid in South Africalocated in the fashionable and increasingly affluent seaside neighbourhood of S
Fighting spatial apartheid in South Africa
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
located in the fashionable and increasingly affluent seaside neighbourhood of Sea Point. On July 29, Western Cape Premier Helen Zille agreed to conduct a feasibility study on the possible introduction of affordable housing to the Tafelberg... Read more
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iol.co.za
A message to white South African voterslisten to Zuma? But perhaps the worst thing to happen is that someone told DA
A message to white South African voters
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
listen to Zuma? But perhaps the worst thing to happen is that someone told DA former party leader and Western Cape Premier Helen Zille she could stop hiding and start tweeting again. Life is tough enough for whiteys without her assuming to insert... Read more
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iol.co.za
The EFF’s noisy council debutafter the ANC. Like their parliamentary counterparts, they wore their trademar
The EFF’s noisy council debut
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
after the ANC. Like their parliamentary counterparts, they wore their trademark red overalls and hard hats. In 2006 when Helen Zille became mayor, Arnolds, then an ACDP member, became deputy mayor as his party were the kingmakers in that... Read more
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iafrica.com
De Lille officially re-instatedWestern Cape Premier Helen Zille (right) and Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille.
De Lille officially re-instated
iafrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille (right) and Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille. Sapa Patricia de Lille has officially been installed to serve a second term as Cape Town mayor. De Lille was re-elected during the inaugural council meeting of the new... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
De Lille, Smit Re-Elected As City of Cape Town Gets Down to Businessduring the tricky politicking that saw the African National Congress lose its g
De Lille, Smit Re-Elected As City of Cape Town Gets Down to Business
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
during the tricky politicking that saw the African National Congress lose its grip on the council. That council was led by Helen Zille as mayor. Smit had been up against Patrick Mngxunyeni of the ANC for the position of Speaker. Before the vote,... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
De Lille, Smit re-elected as City of Cape Town gets down to businessduring the tricky politicking that saw the African National Congress lose its g
De Lille, Smit re-elected as City of Cape Town gets down to business
Mail & Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
during the tricky politicking that saw the African National Congress lose its grip on the council. That council was led by Helen Zille as mayor. Smit had been up against Patrick Mngxunyeni of the ANC for the position of Speaker. Before the vote,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mayor De Lille inaugurates her new councilAchmat Ebrahim placed the chain around De Lille's neck. DA leader Mmusi Maiman
Mayor De Lille inaugurates her new council
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
Achmat Ebrahim placed the chain around De Lille's neck. DA leader Mmusi Maimane and former DA leaders Western Cape Premier Helen Zille and Tony Leon watched from the public gallery. "It's good to be back at the podium. I've been humbled by the... Read more
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13d
Mail & Guardian
Local elections 2016 show that South Africa’s women continue to play second fiddlegender quotas but has produced Patricia de Lille (originally of the Pan African
Local elections 2016 show that South Africa’s women continue to play second fiddle
Mail & Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
gender quotas but has produced Patricia de Lille (originally of the Pan Africanist Congress and the Independent Democrats), Helen Zille, Lindiwe Mazibuko and Phumzile van Damme. There are lessons to reflect on in South Africa’s Women’s Month. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zille remains politically committedto achieve, but Zille remains committed to her roles as an active DA member and
Zille remains politically committed
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
to achieve, but Zille remains committed to her roles as an active DA member and premier of the Western Cape. Michael Mpofu is the spokesman for Western Cape Premier Helen Zille The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independent Med... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC or DA? Newcomer KDF Deciding Who to Crown As Kings of the Karoowas in the bag when the results of the 2016 local government elections came thr
ANC or DA? Newcomer KDF Deciding Who to Crown As Kings of the Karoo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
was in the bag when the results of the 2016 local government elections came through on Thursday. Western Cape Premier Helen Zille was overjoyed that the DA had taken the municipality from the ANC and controversial Mayor Truman Prince for the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Zille defends CT's male dominated mayoral committeedominated mayoral committee The ANC has reportedly called the committee compos
Zille defends CT's male dominated mayoral committee
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
dominated mayoral committee The ANC has reportedly called the committee composition ‘a slap in the face of women’. FILE: Helen Zille. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN Patricia de Lille,Mayor Patricia de Lille,Premier Helen Zille De Lille has... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Newcomer KDF to decide who between the ANC and DA will lead the Karoowas in the bag when the results of the 2016 local government elections came thr
Newcomer KDF to decide who between the ANC and DA will lead the Karoo
Mail & Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
was in the bag when the results of the 2016 local government elections came through on Thursday. Western Cape Premier Helen Zille was overjoyed the DA had taken the municipality from the ANC and controversial mayor Truman Prince for the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rape Culture Is Not a Race Thing - ZilleWestern Cape Premier Helen Zille said the issue of rape culture in South Africa
Rape Culture Is Not a Race Thing - Zille
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille said the issue of rape culture in South Africa was not exclusive to any one race, adding it was time to tackle the issue head on. Zille was speaking at a Women's Day commemoration breakfast at the District Six Museum... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
People want a non-racial future - Zille on election results2016-08-10 15:10 Helen Zille. (News24) Cape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen
People want a non-racial future - Zille on election results
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
2016-08-10 15:10 Helen Zille. (News24) Cape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen Zille has said the results of last week's local elections show that more and more South Africans want a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA has never run a more intense campaign - ZilleCape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is enormously happy with the DA's
DA has never run a more intense campaign - Zille
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Cape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen Zille is enormously happy with the DA's campaign and believes former President Nelson Mandela belongs to all South Africans. "We have never run a better or more intense campaign," she said after voting at St... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Dear white South Africa: Keep calm ... and shut up!and arrogant But perhaps the worst thing to happen is that someone told DA for
Dear white South Africa: Keep calm ... and shut up!
Mail & Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
and arrogant But perhaps the worst thing to happen is that someone told DA former party leader and Western Cape Premier Helen Zille she could stop hiding and start tweeting again. Life is tough enough for whiteys without her assuming to insert... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Rape culture is not a race thing - ZilleHelen Zille. (News24) Cape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen Zille said the is
Rape culture is not a race thing - Zille
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Helen Zille. (News24) Cape Town - Western Cape Premier Helen Zille said the issue of rape culture in South Africa was not exclusive to any one race, adding it was time to tackle the issue head on. Zille was speaking at a Women's Day commemoration... Read more
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iol.co.za
How DA became blue ANCthan as a DA man. Even as late as last Saturday when he held his post-election
How DA became blue ANC
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
than as a DA man. Even as late as last Saturday when he held his post-elections media briefing, Maimane mentioned how Helen Zille had grown the party but consciously avoided mentioning her predecessor Tony Leon, who also had done the same in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
1956 Woman's March Rememberedvictory rally further afield in Tshwane by paying tribute to some of the party'
1956 Woman's March Remembered
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
victory rally further afield in Tshwane by paying tribute to some of the party's women leaders such as Western Cape premier Helen Zille and Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille. Maimane said the face of poverty in South Africa is mainly female. "We... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
And the gold medal goes to Patricia de Lillethis: 10 years ago the DA barely edged into power with just over 41% of the vot
And the gold medal goes to Patricia de Lille
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
this: 10 years ago the DA barely edged into power with just over 41% of the vote - a plurality win which required mayor Helen Zille to build a ramshackle coalition with seven other minor parties. There are many ironies in that story. At that... Read more
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iol.co.za
Where are the women, De Lille?chairperson Bernard Joseph said a male-dominated Mayco is nothing new for the D
Where are the women, De Lille?
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
chairperson Bernard Joseph said a male-dominated Mayco is nothing new for the DA. In 2009, and again in 2011, Premier Helen Zille came in for criticism for appointing an all-male provincial executive. “They have never taken women seriously,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Message to White Voters - Keep Calm ... and Shut Up!their funding. Not that anyone asked, but if they did I'd say to fellow white
Message to White Voters - Keep Calm ... and Shut Up!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
their funding. Not that anyone asked, but if they did I'd say to fellow white voters, "Stay Calm - but (not just you Helen Zille) please shut up!" The massive change we have witnessed; the "new narrative" that has welcomed pluralism and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
1956 Women's March rememberedvictory rally further afield in Tshwane by paying tribute to some of the party'
1956 Women's March remembered
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
victory rally further afield in Tshwane by paying tribute to some of the party's women leaders such as Western Cape premier Helen Zille and Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille. Maimane said the face of poverty in South Africa is mainly female. "We... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Women Must Be Prioritised' - Maimaneas the only women on stage were young women in short skirts who formed part of
'Women Must Be Prioritised' - Maimane
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
as the only women on stage were young women in short skirts who formed part of the marching parade. Former party leader Helen Zille was said to have been in attendance, but the speakers - North Gauteng regional chairperson Fred Nel, Gauteng... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zille’s book ‘confuses’ DA membersCape Town - As an often vocal and outspoken politician, Premier Helen Zille kep
Zille’s book ‘confuses’ DA members
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
Cape Town - As an often vocal and outspoken politician, Premier Helen Zille kept a low profile during the municipal elections campaign. When quizzed at the IEC’s provincial results and operations centre in Century City about spending most of her... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'Women must be prioritised' - Maimaneas the only women on stage were young women in short skirts who formed part of
'Women must be prioritised' - Maimane
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
as the only women on stage were young women in short skirts who formed part of the marching parade. Former party leader Helen Zille was said to have been in attendance, but the speakers – North Gauteng regional chairperson Fred Nel, Gauteng... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Message to white SA voters: Keep calm… and shut up!their funding. Not that anyone asked, but if they did I’d say to fellow white
Message to white SA voters: Keep calm… and shut up!
Eye Witness News / Posted 15 days ago
their funding. Not that anyone asked, but if they did I’d say to fellow white voters, “Stay Calm – but (not just you Helen Zille) please shut up!” The massive change we have witnessed; the “new narrative” that has welcomed pluralism and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EFF Coalition Demands Testing ANC Faultlineswould be settled. "This was to have happened at the weekend," the source said.
EFF Coalition Demands Testing ANC Faultlines
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
would be settled. "This was to have happened at the weekend," the source said. There was talk that Western Cape Premier Helen Zille and Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille could be brought into the negotiations, to help give advice based on their... Read more
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Daily Maverick
EFF coalition demands testing ANC faultlineswould be settled. “This was to have happened at the weekend,” the source said.
EFF coalition demands testing ANC faultlines
Daily Maverick / Posted 16 days ago
would be settled. “This was to have happened at the weekend,” the source said. There was talk that Western Cape Premier Helen Zille and Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille could be brought into the negotiations, to help give advice based on their... Read more
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The Columbian
Major election setback for South Africa’s ruling partya barrier to its performance in elections, but a young black leader, Mmusi Maim
Major election setback for South Africa’s ruling party
The Columbian / Posted 17 days ago
a barrier to its performance in elections, but a young black leader, Mmusi Maimane, 36, took over last year after the resignation of Helen Zille. Under Zille, the party consolidated and won control of Cape Town, the country’s second-bigge... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
2016 Election Result a Tipping Point for South Africaclear: govern with honesty and humility, so that all can see the difference a D
2016 Election Result a Tipping Point for South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
clear: govern with honesty and humility, so that all can see the difference a DA government makes to people's lives. When Helen Zille was elected Leader of the DA in 2007, she promised to realign politics in South Africa - beginning with the... Read more
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iol.co.za
De Lille’s plan for Cape TownAthol Trollip on the testing business of “how we govern, what systems to put in
De Lille’s plan for Cape Town
iol.co.za / Posted 18 days ago
Athol Trollip on the testing business of “how we govern, what systems to put in place”. She and provincial premier Helen Zille had been “working with them” for the past eight or nine months. “We will be giving assistance as far as we can... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Will the ANC’s drop its Ball and Chain?the buzz died down. The portents are uncertain. The DA adapted under Tony Leon
Will the ANC’s drop its Ball and Chain?
Daily Maverick / Posted 19 days ago
the buzz died down. The portents are uncertain. The DA adapted under Tony Leon to consolidate white support, then under Helen Zille to open the way for black support, and under Mmusi Maimane to prove he could build into a liberal party a... Read more
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iol.co.za
ANALYSIS: ANC have only themselves to blameothers – that Nelson Mandela Bay, where mass poverty is the norm, can only drea
ANALYSIS: ANC have only themselves to blame
iol.co.za / Posted 19 days ago
others – that Nelson Mandela Bay, where mass poverty is the norm, can only dream of. The “refugees” Western Cape Premier Helen Zille notoriously complained of live in the Eastern Cape. How will the DA’s 'lift yourself up by your bootstraps,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Has Approached Us for a Coalition in Nelson Mandela Bay - Holomisawith either party but he would have to take voter behaviour into account. "In
DA Has Approached Us for a Coalition in Nelson Mandela Bay - Holomisa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
with either party but he would have to take voter behaviour into account. "In the past I have helped both. Remember when [Helen] Zille took over Cape Town from ANC? We also assisted the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal in 2004 when it ascended to power. The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Zille takes to Twitter to answer for the ANC14.8%. Today ANC‚ under Zuma‚ got 54% and DA got 26%”. #ElectionResults The De
Zille takes to Twitter to answer for the ANC
Daily Dispatch / Posted 19 days ago
14.8%. Today ANC‚ under Zuma‚ got 54% and DA got 26%”. #ElectionResults The Democratic Alliance’s Western Cape premier‚ Helen Zille‚ responded to Hani’s tweet‚ saying: “And do you remember how Mbeki was vilified?” “I see parts of ANC Twitter... Read more
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iol.co.za
Zille branded ‘chief racist’ after Twitter rant against students“reluctant home”. The premier's tweet sparked a heated war of words on the soc
Zille branded ‘chief racist’ after Twitter rant against students
iol.co.za / Posted 20 days ago
“reluctant home”. The premier's tweet sparked a heated war of words on the social media platform and went viral, with “Helen Zille” trending on Twitter on Wednesday night and Thursday morning. “Zille has always had a condescending and... Read more
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iafrica.com
DA distances itself from Zille over twitter rowWestern Cape Premier Helen Zille. Credit: AFP JOHANNESBURG - The Democratic Al
DA distances itself from Zille over twitter row
iafrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille. Credit: AFP JOHANNESBURG - The Democratic Alliance (DA) has distanced itself from a controversial statement made by Western Cape Premier Helen Zille on social media this week. A tweet by student activist Brian... Read more
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