Politics

Phumzile van Damme’s resignation a surprise: Political analyst

Written by on 21 May 2021

Political analyst Dirk Coetzee says the timing of Democratic Alliance MP Phumzile van Damme’s resignation is surprising. Van Damme announced her resignation on Thursday but stressed that she will not be joining another political party. She was placed on special leave by the party last year November without consultation and she had several run-ins with […]

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Suspended ANC Secretary-General Ace Magashule files court papers challenging the step-aside resolution

Written by on 14 May 2021

The ANC said it would further discipline Ace Magashule if he did not apologise for trying to retaliate against Cyril Ramaphosa for his suspension. Suspended African National Congress (ANC) Secretary-General Ace Magashule has served Luthuli House with court papers challenging the constitutionality of the “step-aside” ANC  2017 Conference resolution and the ANC NEC decision that […]

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