Dagada’s resignation as DA Member premature

by Mike Moriarty MPL – DA Gauteng Provincial Chairperson The Democratic Alliance (DA) notes Dr. Rabelani Dagada’s decision to resign from the DA with immediate effect. Dr. Dagada states that his resignation was not voluntary but necessitated by the circumstances, namely a “political witch-hunt”. We find this perplexing as all…

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GPG fails to meet GBN connectivity targets

by Mike Moriarty MPL – DA Gauteng Provincial Legislature Chief Whip To date, only 1181 out of 3000 Gauteng Provincial Government (GPG) sites have been connected to the Gauteng Broadband Network (GBN). This was confirmed to me by Gauteng MEC for Finance, Barbara Creecy, in response to written questions tabled…

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DA welcomes IEC’s ‘Democracy in Schools’ campaign

by Mike Moriarty MPL – DA Principal Representative of the Party Liaison Committee The DA welcomes the launch of the sixth annual schools’ Democracy Week programme by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) this week. The theme for this year’s programme is Be the legacy: Strengthen our democracy through voting. The…

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