image
Read about us

About The People's Dialogue

On 6 December 2019, I launched The People’s Dialogue as a platform to engage South Africans from all walks of life about how we can build a South Africa that we can all be proud of.

I made this decision after resigning from the Democratic Alliance, and consequently as the Executive Mayor of the City of Johannesburg.

While serving as the Mayor of South African’s economic hub for three years was the greatest honour of my life, it opened by eyes to just how broken the South African political system is. Nothing could demonstrate this more than the events that transpired in major Metros across South Africa over November and December 2019

Latest News

The latest from the Press Office

image

South Africans Want Dialogue, but it Must Lead to Action

After six weeks of running The People’s Dialogue, the response by South Africans has been overwhelming. Since the launch of the campaign on 6 December 2019, over 13.7 million South Africans have been reached across various social media platforms, resulting in close to 1 million engagements with people who are expressing their views on the future of our Country.

Read More
image

We will defeat Covid-19 if we work together

Last night President Ramaphosa announced tough but necessary measures to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus and Covid-19 infections in South Africa.

Read More
image

The Dialogue is Over – It’s time for Action

At the end of February, three months of engagement through The People’s Dialogue came to an end, and the hard work of building a new political party will now begin.

Read More