1. PrimeSteak

    South Korean opposition leader injured in knife attack, recovering at ICU

  2. hyperian

    ANC ordered to pay KZN company R102 million after three years of dodging

    https://www.news24.com/news24/politics/political-parties/anc-ordered-to-pay-kzn-company-r102-million-after-three-years-of-dodging-20231124 Time to say "Eish" The ANC has again failed to convince the court that it is not liable for a R102 million debt owed to a KwaZulu-Natal branding company...
  3. PrimeSteak

    The SA Politics Thread

    So this is a new thread specially dedicated to SA Politics. All current happenings or debates (should put it in quotes really since this is myBB) about SA's politics and political happenings should be held here. This will serve as a replacement to the infamous "DA is in total crisis" and "ANC...
  4. PrimeSteak

    ARTICLE: Malema warns against DA and FF+ coalition, says it will be a return to white minority rule

  5. C

    DA Western Cape chief Bonginkosi Madikizela does not have a BCom degree, as publicly claimed

  6. RyanBrothwell

    Billionare Johann Rupert slammed by MKMVA

    South African billionaire Johann Rupert was the main focus of a vitriolic onslaught from the uMkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association (MKMVA) at Luthuli House on Wednesday. In a Netwerk24 report, MKMVA came out guns blazing against Rupert who recently implored President Jacob Zuma to...
  7. A

    Spat between Zille, Max deepens

    ... http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/spat-between-zille-max-deepens-20151206
  8. A

    Mmusi Maimane: A frank and brutal appraisal [Opinion]

  9. S

    If president Zuma were a white president...

  10. akescpt

    Whats the DA doing in Knysna?

    I wasn't aware of this. Don't think I have seen it on the forum before. It appears that the DA is not immune to this kind of thing. To think that one of their their taglines was 'AUSTERITY'. http://www.news24.com/MyNews24/Knysna-DA-Overspends-Big-Time-on-Furniture-20140812...
  11. NeonNinja

    Unforgettable Quotes by Julius Malema

    Rubbish in your trouser You can go out…rubbish is what you have covered in that trouser – that is rubbish. That which you have covered in [your] clothes is rubbish, ok? You are a small boy you can’t do anything. Go out…bastard! Go out! You bloody agent! On debating Zille's counterparts...
  12. Anthro

    Zuma will turn in another fine performance tonight

    "We might laugh about his speech-making skills, but the joke will continue to be on us. Zuma will turn in another fine performance tonight, a performance in which once again, he gets to play both the prince and the pauper." ‪#‎SONA‬ ‪#‎SONA2014‬ Source: http://bit.ly/1bqFbqs (Daily Mavericks)
  13. P

    How to pick a political party to vote for.

    With elections around the corner, How do you determine who you will be voting for? I would be interested in knowing what factors the public use to make their decision for who they will be voting? ...or is it just a mindless following?
  14. I

    Councillor threatened with garden pick.

    Some more news from the New South Africa. What is a man without his knife :D http://www.iol.co.za/news/crime-courts/councillor-threatened-with-garden-pick-1.1523200
  15. LazyLion

    By-Elections under way in Four Provinces

    Municipal ward by-elections were underway in KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga, the Northern Cape, and the Western Cape on Wednesday, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) said. A total of six wards were being contested by 18 candidates representing six political parties, and three independent...
  16. LazyLion

    ANC Launches Cellphone App

    The Western Cape ANC has launched a cellphone application to communicate with the province's youth ahead of next year's elections, The Cape Argus reported on Wednesday. "We live in a society where, to reach the youth, social media platforms are most effective," African National Congress...
  17. LazyLion

    Free State ANC denies using poor whites as puppets

    The Free State ANC has denied used poor whites as puppets to attract votes in next year's elections, it was reported on Tuesday. The Volksblad reported that more than 100 poor whites were given front row seats at the African National Congress's recent elective conference in the Free State...
  18. LazyLion

    DA receives money from Israel: COSATU

    The Democratic Alliance has rejected claims that the party receives funding from the Israeli "lobby". "The DA has never declared anywhere that it received any money [from the lobby]," spokesman Mmusi Maimane said. He was responding to Congress of SA Trade Unions Western Cape secretary Tony...
  19. LazyLion

    The Agang Political Party Thread

    Banking executive Nkosinathi Solomon has been appointed campaign director for the party political platform, Agang, it said on Monday. Agang leader Mamphela Ramphele said in a statement Solomon's appointment would come into effect on June 1. "We are thrilled that Nkosinathi is coming on...
  20. LazyLion

    Tshwane Contest Names Decision

    The Tshwane metro is seeking leave to appeal a court order instructing it to restore the city's old street names, it was reported on Friday. It filed papers in High Court in Pretoria applying for leave to appeal the order granted by Judge Bill Prinsloo in April, the Pretoria News reported...