With 88.00% of the voting districts declared in KwaZulu-Natal, the African National Congress is leading followed by the Inkatha Freedom Party and the Democratic Alliance in third place. For more visit elections.sabc.co.za/results-2019/
SABC News is in KwaZulu-Natal on day two of the special voting in the South African 2019 elections.
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa is confident that the party will win KwaZulu-Natal with an outright majority in the upcoming general elections.
He was addressing party supporters at the Esikhawini TVET college in Empangeni, on the north coast.
Child abandonment has increased significantly in the Eastern Cape and KwaZulu-Natal.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has intensified its election campaign in KwaZulu-Natal by bringing its former leader to engage with communities.
Seventy people are confirmed to have been killed in this week’s floods in KwaZulu-Natal. The updated figure has been confirmed by acting KwaZulu-Natal premier Sihle Zikalala in Durban.
KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Co-operative Governance Nomusa Dube-Ncube says 23 lives have been lost in the province following persistent heavy rains and flooding.
Thirteen congregants of the Pentecostal Church at the Dlangubo area of eMpangeni on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast have been killed.
The South African Weather Service has issued an alert about expected heavy rainfall and thundershowers across KwaZulu-Natal throughout the weekend.
Another KwaZulu-Natal mayor has been arrested by the police task team investigating political killings in the province. It is believed that the mayor has been in office for barely two months.