A well-worn proverb about fishing and ending dependence on charity got mangled by a teleprompter and left the General with egg on his face...
"We can equally sit and fold our arms if we don't get a credible mayoral candidate from the ANC," says the EFF leader in Eastern Cape.
"The people must elect the new South African president, not a few connected cadres within the ANC," the DA said.
The UDM leader said the focus should be on the budget speech and the motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma.
UDM say they support the EFF's call for a secret ballot in a vote of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma. The DA say they will likely push for this too.
The party has been ordered to pay the costs of the respondent.
"Little wonder that you kept [the draft report] hidden in your briefcase."
In a statement by the DA’s James Selfe, the party claimed UDM leader Bantu Holomisa had committed to remaining in the coalition.
Tensions between the UDM and its coalition partners have gone up a notch.
But there are issues within the coalition which the parties want to iron out.
UDM leader Bantu Holomisa will not back down on pulling out of the coalition.
Your ultimatum seeks to hold our co-government agreement to ransom. It requests of us to maintain the status quo, despite the evidence of corruption.
Bantu Holomisa does not care for the DA's "love letter".
The DA's controversial proposal has caused a break in the ranks of opposition to Zuma's ANC.
No chance, say those close to the fire.
Chief Justice Mogoeng put the ball in the Speakers court.
The DA's efforts to unite the opposition ahead of the 2019 election is gathering momentum.
The UDM's bid to have the vote of no confidence motion against Zuma made secret heads to the ConCourt on Monday.
Malema has argued for a secret ballot in papers filed at the Constitutional Court.