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News24.com | Senior DA MP quizzes Maimane on who pays his rent – report

News24.com | Senior DA MP quizzes Maimane on who pays his rent – report

Senior DA MP Mike Waters has requested documentary proof that party leader Mmusi Maimane is renting his Claremont home out of his own pocket, the reports. The request is said to have been made at a meeting of the party‘s federal executive last week. “He [Waters] proceeded to ask how much he [Maimane] pays for rent, whether or not that […]

News24.com | SACP drafts new proposal to dump ANC in local government elections – report

News24.com | SACP drafts new proposal to dump ANC in local government elections – report

The South African Communist Party (SACP) is considering dumping its alliance partner, the ANC, and contesting to govern in a number of municipalities and wards in the 2021 local government elections independently, the reports. According to the publication, the proposal is contained in an internal document drafted by the SACP in the run-up to its special national congress in December. […]

News24.com | #GuptaLeaks wins global award for investigative journalism

News24.com | #GuptaLeaks wins global award for investigative journalism

News24, the Daily Maverick’s Scorpio and amaBhungane have scooped the global gong for investigative journalism when the team was announced as a co-winner of the Global Shining Light award of the Global Investigative Journalism Network, the world’s most prestigious investigative journalism award. Announced in Hamburg, Germany on Saturday, the team won for , the story of how the patronage network […]

News24.com | Man stabbed to death, friend injured in Clifton beach stabbing

News24.com | Man stabbed to death, friend injured in Clifton beach stabbing

An apparent robbery at Clifton Third Beach in Cape Town on Saturday evening has left a man dead and his friend injured, Western Cape police say. Provincial police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Andre Traut said the victim‘s friend is currently in hospital following the attack. He said the circumstances of the incident are being investigated by police after the man – […]

News24.com | Aides claim Trump the true ‘whistleblower‘ in Ukraine scandal

News24.com | Aides claim Trump the true ‘whistleblower‘ in Ukraine scandal

Top aides to Donald Trump sought on Sunday to turn the tables on Democrats pushing for his impeachment, insisting the president was the true “whistleblower” in pushing Ukraine to probe the son of rival Joe Biden for corruption. The Democratic-led House of Representatives launched an official impeachment inquiry this week after a whistleblower complaint led to the release of a […]