NAPF KZN leader urges churches to pray for peaceful elections

20 April 2019, 7:57 PM
Chairperson of the National People's Front in KwaZulu-Natal, Muzi Hlophe has urged churches to pray for peaceful elections next month.
Zion Church members
DA disagrees with IEC ruling on De Lille 17 April 2019, 10:25 AM

The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) representative at the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC), Mike Moriarty, says it disagrees with the commission’s ruling about Patricia de Lille’s resignation.

Johan Booysen.
Former KZN Hawks boss expected to testify at State Capture Inquiry 17 April 2019, 7:35 AM

Former KwaZulu-Natal Hawks boss, Johan Booysen, is expected to take the stand at the State Capture Commission of Inquiry in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Wednesday morning.

De Lille awaits judgment on DA’s corruption allegations against her 17 April 2019, 6:32 AM

GOOD party leader Patricia de Lille says she is waiting for the Electoral Court's judgment on the Democratic Alliance’s (DA) corruption allegations against her.

uMzimkhulu court to decide on bail in Magaqa case 17 April 2019, 5:38 AM

The uMzimkhulu Magistrate's' Court is on Wednesday expected to hand down judgment in the bail application of three men arrested in connection with the killing of former ANC Youth League secretary-general, Sindiso Magaqa.

Mmusi Maimane
Maimane believes in a non-racial coalition govt 16 April 2019, 10:23 PM

DA leader, Mmusi Maimane, believes that a non-racial coalition government would bring change to South Africa.

ANC says yet to prove whether members are involved in Alex protests 16 April 2019, 9:15 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) in the City of Joburg says it is yet to prove whether its members are involved in inciting service delivery protests.

Seshego residents express concerns over service delivery 16 April 2019, 8:35 PM

Some residents of Seshego Limpopo have expressed concerns over what they call poor service delivery in the area.

IEC orders DA to apologise to De Lille 16 April 2019, 7:04 PM

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has ordered the Democratic Alliance (DA) to desist from saying that GOOD Party leader Patricia de Lille was fired as Cape Town Mayor.

Madiba should have prioritised education: Malema 16 April 2019, 5:18 PM

Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema has told hundreds of students at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) that former President Nelson Mandela erred when he announced free housing for all at the dawn of democracy.

ASC accuses ANC of campaigning in bad faith 16 April 2019, 4:41 PM

The African Security Congress (ASC) has opened a case against the African National Congress (ANC) for allegedly vandalising its posters on the streets of East London and parts of Nelson Mandela Bay in the Eastern Cape.

Icasa to ensure fair, equitable coverage of political parties 16 April 2019, 3:23 PM

ICASA says it has taken into account all the principles that govern the allocation of slots for Party Election Broadcasts (PEB) to ensure fair and equitable treatment in all the broadcasting services.

Land restitution a key ingredient in restoring dignity: Mabuza 16 April 2019, 3:12 PM

Deputy President David Mabuza says land restitution remains a key ingredient in restoring dignity to those who were dispossessed.

Cyril Ramaphosa
Ramaphosa receives warm welcome in Polokwane ahead of campaign trail 16 April 2019, 12:50 PM

ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa has received a warm welcome at Moletjie traditional council offices outside Polokwane in Limpopo. He is in the area on a campaign to woo voters.

Herman Mashaba
ANC have been trying this for the last three years: Mashaba 16 April 2019, 10:51 AM

The Executive Mayor of Johannesburg, Herman Mashaba, had to abandon his public meeting with Alexandra residents on Monday after it was disrupted.

Herman Mashaba
“We could have helped save Mashaba’s public engagement in Alex” 16 April 2019, 6:17 AM

An ANC councillor in Alexandra north of Johannesburg says they could have helped save Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba's public engagement with the residents of Alexandra on Monday evening at the Marlboro Community Centre, if he had acceded to their demands.

Pieter Groenewald
White community should not trust Ramaphosa on land grab: FFPlus 16 April 2019, 5:46 AM

The leader of the FFPlus, Pieter Groenewald, has urged the farming community of Mokopane in Limpopo to vote for his party in the upcoming elections to prevent the ANC to get a two third majority vote.

Malema campaigns in Richards Bay 15 April 2019, 9:28 PM

EFF leader Julius Malema took his election campaign to Mzivukile sports ground in Nseleni outside Richards Bay on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.

Jacob Zuma
Zuma urges ANC members to resolve party matters internally 15 April 2019, 5:31 PM

Former ANC President Jacob Zuma has pleaded with party members and supporters, who might be unhappy with internal party matters, to resolve their grievances internally instead of punishing the party.

Maimane campaigns in Durban 15 April 2019, 4:26 PM

Residents of a transit camp in Welbedacht at Chatsworth in the south of Durban, say they continue to live in shacks with pit latrines, 25-years into democracy.

Coalition government failing Alexandra residents: COPE 15 April 2019, 3:23 PM

The Congress of the People (COPE) has conceded that the coalition government in Johannesburg has failed the people of Alexandra in the three years that they have been in power.

APC promises improved service delivery 15 April 2019, 2:49 PM

Leader of the African People's Convention (APC) Themba Godi says his party is a good alternative for voters who are tired of empty promises.

DA accuses ANC of instigating recent protests 15 April 2019, 12:09 PM

The Democratic Alliance says it will soon meet with the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) and the police to hand over evidence that the African National Congress orchestrated the recent violent protests across the country.

North West IEC ready to administer elections 15 April 2019, 7:47 AM

The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) in the North West says it is more than ready in administering free and fair elections in the province.

Protests leading up to elections are common: Analysts 15 April 2019, 6:28 AM

Political analysts say the recent spate of violent protests in the country is not surprising, particularly when leading up to the elections.

Alex residents not happy about Mashaba’s visit 15 April 2019, 5:49 AM

Residents of Alexandra township north of Johannesburg say they are not happy about the City's mayor Herman Mashaba's visit to their area on Monday.

Dr Zweli Mkhize
Moral regeneration strengthens values of Constitution: ANC 14 April 2019, 9:58 PM

The government says it has committed itself to deal with the deepening moral decay and social ills that breed hate crimes and corruption within society.

Bantu Holomisa
Holomisa concerned about lack of development in Marikana 14 April 2019, 9:36 PM

The UDM has denounced what it calls lack of developments in Marikana near Rustenburg in North West since 2012.

Velenkosini Hlabisa
IFP confident of victory in general elections 14 April 2019, 8:58 PM

IFP KwaZulu-Natal premier candidate says the party still believes that it will attract the support it needs to win the upcoming May 8th elections.

Mosioua Lekota
Rural communities must vote out corrupt leaders: Lekota 14 April 2019, 8:12 PM

COPE leader, Mosioua Lekota, says rural communities must vote out corrupt leaders if they're serious about service delivery.

Vuyolwethu Zungula
ATM confident about poll performance 14 April 2019, 7:40 PM

The African Transformation Movement took its election campaign to Mpumalanga on Sunday.