Aphiwe Deklerk Political reporter

Aphiwe Deklerk is a political journalist with the Daily Dispatch.


BREAKING: Princess Faku elected new BCM mayor

It's official. Princess Faku is the new executive mayor of the Buffalo City Metro. Faku, who is the ANC DR WB ...


Transport department to lose R4m for undelivered Mthatha fire engine

The Eastern Cape department of transport will have to write off R4m in public money after it paid for a fire engine ...


‘Bus in which 31 people died was not roadworthy’

An investigative report on the DMJ bus accident that killed 31 people in the Kei Cuttings last year has revealed that ...


BCM needs R90m to fix vandalised community halls

The Buffalo City Metro needs R90m to refurbish some of its vandalised community halls.


E-tolls still in limbo as Mbalula fails to announce final decision on their future

Motorists who use Gauteng roads will have to wait even longer to hear a final decision on the future of e-tolls.


Parliament investigates rogue MPs fingered in Zondo report

The joint committee on ethics and members’ interests has been requested to investigate possible contraventions, but ...


Naledi Pandor says SA planned to donate food and medical supplies, not cash, to Cuba

International relations and co-operation minister Naledi Pandor has denied that the country ever planned to give R50m ...


Naledi Pandor slams UN Security Council over Russia-Ukraine war

'The conflict has exposed the inadequacy of the UN system and highlighted the need for serious attention to our ...


SIU dealing with cases involving R75.1bn of public money

Special Investigating Unit head Andy Mothibi told parliament on Wednesday his unit was dealing with cases involving ...


Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams promises better funding for small businesses

Small business development minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams is promising better funding opportunities for small and ...