The Cape Town High Court has referred the telemarketing case between Good leader Patricia de Lille and the Democratic Alliance (DA) to the Electoral Court. Judge Robert Martin believes the Electoral Court is most appropriate to deal with the matter as the dispute is of a political nature.
The New Nation Movement says it will apply for the 8 May elections to be postponed if the Western Cape High Court rules in its favour and declares the Electoral Act unconstitutional.
Independent candidates wanting to contest national and provincial elections are heading to the Western Cape High Court this week.
Political parties sign the Electoral Code of Conduct Pledge hosted by the Electoral Commission at the Gallager Convention Centre in Johannesburg.
Seven expelled ANC councillors in Kimberley are expected to contest the upcoming by-elections at the Sol Plaatje Municipality as independent candidates.
The National Council of Provinces has adopted the Electoral Laws Amendment bill during a special sitting. Amendments were made following the Constitutional Court ruling, that the IEC must record the addresses of voters, after the 2013 by-election results in Tlokwe, in North West were disputed.
Democratic Republic of Congo’s electoral commission accused the country’s Catholic Church on Friday of “preparing an insurrection” by saying it knows the winner of last Sunday’s presidential election. The commission is scheduled to release provisional results on Sunday but has said there could be delays because of the slow arrival of tally sheets. Donatien Nshole, […]
The United Nations has expressed concern that a devastating fire in a warehouse holding electoral materials, including voting machines, could hamper the holding of elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Video footage on social media shows Mngxitama telling the audience that they will kill white people.
Despite the persistence of discord regarding voting machines and the reliability of the electoral register, all stakeholders remain committed to the electoral process in the Democratic Republic of Congo.