Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) KwaZulu-Natal Premier Candidate, Velenkosini Hlabisa has blamed the ruling party for failing to ensure job creation.
A group of African Transformation Movement (ATM) members has written to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to demand that it deregister the party, claiming it was registered by the current leadership fraudulently. A breakaway group met in Cape Town this week, where it took a resolution to deregister the party ahead of the election and […]
The SAFM Townhall Pre-election Debate takes place in Nyangwini, north of Port Shepstone.
There are certain processes that need to be followed in taking care of the ballot paper after the electorates have cast their vote.
Authorities in South Africa should urgently investigate, and arrest and prosecute those responsible for a spate of violence against foreign nationals in Durban from March 25 to April 2, 2019, the South Africa-based African Diaspora Forum and Human Rights Watch said today.
Political analysts say the recent spate of violent protests in the country is not surprising, particularly when leading up to the elections.
Democratic Alliance(DA) leader Mmusi Maimane has expressed concern at the living conditions of the rural communities of Nkomazi in Mpumalanga.
ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule has handed over cash at some of the houses where he is on a door-to-door election campaign in Philippi on the Cape Flats.
Political analyst, Dr Sethulego Matebesi, says it is unfortunate that the plight of many communities around the country is only taken seriously during election season.
SACP General Secretary Blade Nzimande says the recent spate of violent protests around the country, is a sign that government has lost touch with the people.
The electoral commission has published sample ballot papers for national and all 9 provinces.
The Freedom Front plus is on Wednesday taking its election campaign to District Six in Cape Town.
South African embassies across the world have begun to receive election material for the upcoming national vote. The diplomatic missions will host elections for South Africans living abroad on April 27. Nearly 30 000 people have registered to vote overseas.
Freedom Front Plus (FF Plus) leader Pieter Groenewald says he has discovered that minorities in Upington in the Northern Cape are allegedly being discriminated against by government.
The IEC received more than 66 objections which could affect nine political parties contesting the General Elections.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane has slammed the ANC, saying it has failed to take charge of border control in South Africa. On Monday Maimane was in the Free State to garner support for the party ahead of the May General Elections.
Elections expert Terry Tselane answers some voter questions ahead of the 2019 National and Provincial elections.
In the run-up to the country’s May 8th national and provincial elections, a handful of political parties are taking a musical approach to their campaigning - by releasing music albums.
ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa has defended his administration's fight against corruption.
Usually the large political parties collectively dominate elections to a massive extent. However recent by-elections, the last of which were held at the end of March, point to large gains for small parties like the FF+and the newly formed ATM.
Earlier in January President Cyril Ramaphosa signed the Party Funding Bill into law.
Media Monitoring Africa (MMA) director, William Baird explains the process of reporting a disinformation complaint on their initiative to combat false information that can compromise the 2019 National and Provincial Election.
Durban's largest townships were painted black, green and gold on Saturday. The African National Congress (ANC) was on its election campaign drive urging voters to support the party.
Disgruntled members of the ANC in Mpumalanga have reiterated their call for the disbandment of the Provincial Executive Committee.
Gauteng premier David Makhura says South Africa needs a leadership that is incorruptible and understands the needs of citizens both in the cities and rural areas
National Freedom Party(NFP) will be launching its election manifesto in Vryheid on the 31 March.
Data collated from interviews conducted in February compared former Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Helen Zille to leader Mmusi Maimane and found her to be more popular than the incumbent.
Western Cape Electoral Officer, Courtney Sampson, has encouraged people to make use of the opportunity to apply for special votes for the May General Elections.
The voters’ roll it has shown steady growth of over 47% and contains the highest number of registered voters to date.
A number of new political parties that have signed the electoral code of conduct ahead of the May elections have vowed to bring change to South Africa.