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2019 DA Manifesto Launch

The manifesto for change The Manifesto for Change is our contract with South Africa should we be entrusted to govern. In our manifesto, we unpack how a DA-led government will put the South African people first and ensure a better future for our children. Led by a new generation of leaders, only the DA can bring

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Today’s Inside Track from the Democratic Alliance

📰 17/09/2020 1️⃣ Level 1 comes five months late. Ramaphosa to blame for the avoidable socioeconomic devastation. Although it has come far too late, the DA welcomed the move to level 1, repeating the Party’s call for the State of Disaster to be ended, and calling for government to justify the continued alcohol restrictions and

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DA calls for dismissal of Acting Tshwane City Manager for flouting procurement processes

by Cllr Randall Williams – DA Tshwane Mayoral Candidate  Date: 18 September 2020Release: Immediate  The Democratic Alliance (DA) is shocked to learn that multiple small business owners are attempting to claim R20 million from the City in invoices for services provided during lockdown to support the homeless and vulnerable. The unlawfully deployed ANC administrators in Tshwane haphazardly used multiple

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Keep the lights on

The DA-run Western Cape is on track to become South Africa’s first blackout-free province, with nearly all municipalities ready to provide residents with electricity from Independent Power Producers. All we need is for the National Minister to gazette the necessary law to make this possible. Already in Cape Town, residents are often spared blackouts, or

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Today’s Inside Track from the Democratic Alliance

📰 07/09/2020 👮 DA calls on SAPS to act decisively against Malema’s incitement to violence and EFF’s destruction of property The DA strongly condemned the EFF’s incitement of violence and the resultant malicious destruction of property at Clicks stores countrywide, and called on the SAPS to take immediate action. Read it here: https://www.da.org.za/2020/09/da-calls-on-saps-to-act-decisively-against-malemas-incitement-to-violence-and-effs-destruction-of-property 📝 DA

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DA calls on SAPS to act decisively against Malema’s incitement to violence and EFF’s destruction of property

by Andrew Whitfield MP – DA Shadow Minister of Police  Date: 07 September 2020Release: Immediate  The Democratic Alliance (DA) strongly condemns the EFF’s incitement of violence and the resultant malicious destruction of property with regards to Clicks stores countrywide and calls on the South African Police Service (SAPS) to take immediate action. We will lay charges of incitement to

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Today’s Inside Track from the Democratic Alliance

📰 02/09/2020 🔌 While the ANC and EFF pander outdated ideologies, Eskom plunges the country into stage 4 darkness The DA continues to push for a more open, affordable and efficient electricity sector, and will be taking all possible measures to ensure that the party’s Cheaper Electricity Bill and the proposed independent grid operator see

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DA appoints Solly Msimanga as acting DA Gauteng Provincial Leader

Democratic Alliance media statement by Mike Moriarty MPL, DA Gauteng Provincial Chairperson 2 September 2020 Release: immediate The Democratic Alliance (DA) Provincial Executive Committee in Gauteng has appointed the DA Gauteng Caucus Leader, Solly Msimanga MPL to the position of acting DA Gauteng Provincial Leader. This follows the resignation of the John Moodey earlier today.

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DA takes the fight against farm attacks and murders to Parliament.

How many farmers have died in the making of this speech? Issued by Dianne Kohler Barnard MP – DA Shadow Minister of State Security 01 Sep 2020 in News The following speech was delivered during the Democratic Alliance (DA) Debate of National Importance on the Recent Scourge of Farm Attacks and Murders in Parliament. Please

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Today’s Inside Track from the Democratic Alliance

📰 01/09/2020 ⚰ How many farmers have died in the making of this speech? As the number of farm attacks and murders escalates – 21 murders and 147 attacks in these past four months alone – the DA called a debate of national importance in Parliament, urging government to end the hatred and murders NOW.

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ANC Administrators in Tshwane have earned over R10 million while the city collapses

by Solly Msimanga MPL – DA Gauteng Caucus Leader Date: 01 September 2020Release: immediate The DA has learnt that the unlawfully deployed ANC administrators in Tshwane have, for the past five months earned R955 940.00 each. The salary bill for these Administrators has cost the taxpayers over R10 million to date. This is more than

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