Zwane: I won't resign. Minister of Mineral Resources Mosebenzi Zwane on Wednesday said he would not resign, after being asked if he would do so by Democratic Alliance (DA) member of parliament (MP) David Maynier. Zwane was responding to an urgent question allowed by Speaker Baleka Mbete ahead of the official oral questions posed to ministers in the economics cluster.
Rahul Gandhi, the Gandhi family #scion and the vice-president of the Congress party, is back from his two month #holiday. Political #machismo is at its best. yesterday Rahul said that the Narendra Modi led National Democratic Alliance(NDA) government was a government of industrialists, or as he put it: 'suit, boot ki sarkar'. smile emoticon #Political #slogans are at its best really.
"Lindiwe Mazibuko - South African Politician - Former Parliamentary Leader for the Democratic Alliance and the first black woman to lead the parliamentary opposition in the National Assembly." #sexism #misogyny #feminism
On the occasion of the second anniversary of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi reiterated his government’s pro-poor and pro-farmer ideology in a rally in Uttar Pradesh, virtually launching the ruling coalition’s campaign for the state assembly election due next year. #Punjab #News
2016-08-05 SOUTH AFRICAN ELECTIONS: POLITICS SHUFFLED, BUT NOT TRANSFORMED. The ruling ANC has been seriously challenged by the Democratic Alliance, but South African politics is still about white privilege and black exclusion.
The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) will gain control of at least five municipalities in KwaZulu-Natal after reaching an agreement with the Democratic Alliance (DA) and the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF). Both IFP national chairperson Blessed Gwala and DA provincial leader Zwakele Mncwango, speaking at a press conference, said the deal struck was one where the DA would support the IFP in gaining control of those municipalities.