QUOTES OF THE WEEK
If… the Conservative Party has won the most seats and probably the most votes then it will be incumbent on us to ensure that we have that period of stability and that is exactly what we will do. – A grim-faced British prime minister, Theresa May, after winning her own parliamentary seat of Maidenhead, near London.
If the DA says Zille is suspended from party duties, but stays on as premier, what does that mean? Does that mean she’s not good enough for the party, but good enough for the country? – Political analyst Ralph Mathekga.
I am not in the emails. I am not in the Gupta phone book. They have never called me. – EFF leader Julius Malema at a press conference this week on the Gupta email saga.
Our main aim is to correct her behaviour. She was not born a racist, no one is. She has picked up this kind of language from somewhere. – KZN Education Department spokesperson Kwazi Mthethwa on the Grade 11 pupil at Pietermaritzburg High School suspended this week for using the ‘K-word’ in a social media post.
Despite the constant negative press covfefe. – A baffling, incomplete tweet from US President Donald Trump posted after midnight last week that has become the source of jokes on Twitter this week.