Informal settlement residents will seek alternative means of getting services: Malema

18 October 2021, 8:45 AM
Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says residents in informal settlements will seek alternative means of getting services instead of waiting for municipalities.
Ramaphosa takes ANC’s election campaign to KwaZulu-Natal 9 October 2021, 12:34 PM

African National Congress President Cyril Ramaphosa is leading his party's election campaign in a door-to-door campaign at KwaMakhutha south of Durban.

Pieter Groenewald
FF Plus launches its manifesto in Pretoria, wants an end to BEE and Affirmative Action 9 October 2021, 11:39 AM

The Freedom Front Plus says that Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) has been used to advance corruption. Its leader Pieter Groenewald said this while delivering the party's 2021 Municipal Elections Manifesto under the slogan "stop the decay".

Black First Land First (BLF) leader Andile Mngxitama announces the following venue for the Special Policy Conference to be held on the 30 November 2019 in Durban, KZN
BLF to launch election manifesto in the Vaal 9 October 2021, 11:05 AM

Black First Land First (BLF) is taking its manifesto launch for the upcoming Local Government Elections to the Vaal in Gauteng on Saturday morning. 

LIVE: FFPlus launches its 2021 Municipal Elections manifesto 9 October 2021, 10:00 AM

The Freedom Front Plus is launching its manifesto in Pretoria on Saturday.

EFF confident of attaining municipalities in the North West 9 October 2021, 8:44 AM

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says he is confident that the party will attain some municipalities in the North West.

Steenhuisen concerned about Public Protector’s findings against ANC leaders in Eastern Cape 8 October 2021, 9:53 PM

DA federal leader John Steenhuisen has expressed the party's concern about the latest findings against ANC leaders in the Eastern Cape in the Public Protector's report.  

Africa’s New Dawn for South Africa party aims to deliver services to communities 8 October 2021, 9:46 PM

The Africa's New Dawn for South Africa (Andsa) political party says if they are voted into power they will ensure that the majority of people get entry into the mainstream economy.

EFF Free State opens case against govt departments for ‘spending R766 000 on a virtual event’ 8 October 2021, 7:09 PM

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in the Free State has opened a criminal case against the department of Police, Roads and Transport - alleging that the department spent more than R700 000 on women in traffic virtual meeting ceremony

Gazankulu Liberation Congress launches its manifesto in Giyani 8 October 2021, 5:05 PM

Gazankulu Liberation Congress party has launched its manifesto in Giyani today. The Gazankulu Liberation Congress (GLC) party launched its manifesto in Giyani in Limpopo today.

North West ANC IPC to terminate 15 deployees’ membership 8 October 2021, 12:00 PM

The African National Congress’ (ANC) Interim Provincial Committee in North West, says it has resolved to terminate the membership of  about 15 of its deployees in various municipalities who have registered with other parties to contest the November elections.

Independent candidates will help reduce corruption: Maimane 8 October 2021, 6:45 AM

One SA Movement leader, Mmusi Maimane says independent candidates taking part in local government administration would help in reducing levels of corruption.

IFP’s Hlabisa says ANC has made Umkhanyakude municipality in KZN bankrupt 7 October 2021, 9:00 PM

Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Velenkosini Hlabisa has urged residents in Umkhanyakude in KwaZulu-Natal to bring the party back in power saying they've lived without water for 10 years.

Political parties campaign in Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality, promise better service delivery 7 October 2021, 7:28 PM

African National Congress (ANC) National Executive Member Zizi Kodwa says the party will not be intimidated by certain individuals who left the ANC for their personal gains.

Cosatu in Mpumalanga calls for people in the province to vote for the ANC 7 October 2021, 6:25 PM

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) in Mpumalanga has encouraged voters to go out in numbers and vote for the African National Congress (ANC) in the upcoming Local Government Elections.

DA makes about-turn and removes controversial election posters in Phoenix 7 October 2021, 5:14 PM

In an about-turn, the Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal has apologised for the controversial election posters in Phoenix and has begun removing them.

Political parties failed to implement Moerane Commission recommendations: Analyst 7 October 2021, 4:27 PM

Political parties have failed to implement recommendations of the Moerane Commission, which looked into the causes of political killings in KwaZulu-Natal.

AZAPO launches its manifesto in Limpopo 7 October 2021, 4:10 PM

Azanian People’s Organisation (AZAPO) president Strike Thokoane did not attend the launch of the party's election manifesto at Ga-Phaahla outside Jane Furse in Limpopo because he's been admitted to hospital.

Democratic Alliance: LGE 2021 Manifesto 7 October 2021, 12:33 PM

The Democratic Alliance, South Africa’s official opposition launched its 2021 Local Government Election manifesto on Saturday, September 25, 2021, via a digital stream.

AZAPO to launch LGE manifesto 7 October 2021, 12:00 PM

The Azanian People's Organisation (Azapo)  is on Thursday launching its local government elections manifesto at Ga-Phaahla village outside, Polokwane in Limpopo.

Vuyolwethu Zungula
LGE 2021 Manifesto: ATM 7 October 2021, 8:33 AM

African Transformation Movement launched its local government election manifesto in Mthatha, in the Eastern Cape on the 2nd October 2021 ahead of the November 1st elections.

Buffalo City residents claim municipality has failed in delivering services 7 October 2021, 7:34 AM

Some residents of Buffalo City Metro in the Eastern Cape say the municipality has been unsuccessful in delivering basic services.

Steenhuisen refutes allegations that DA is struggling with race relations 7 October 2021, 5:55 AM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) leader John Steenhuisen has refuted allegations that his party is struggling with dealing with race relations internally.

The Forum 4 Service Delivery launches its 2021 local government manifesto 6 October 2021, 9:00 PM

The Forum 4 Service Delivery says it intends to win an outright majority in several municipalities in the North West.

Steenhuisen refuses to apologise after uproar from party’s election posters in Phoenix 6 October 2021, 8:00 PM

DA Leader, John Steenhuisen has dug in his heels after the uproar from the party's election posters in Phoenix in KwaZulu-Natal saying he will not apologise.

Maimane warns independents that they will be removed if they fail their communities 6 October 2021, 7:15 PM

Chief activist of One South Africa Movement, Mmusi Maimane has warned independents that they will be removed from their positions if they fail their communities over the next five years.

Upcoming municipal elections sees an increase of small parties 6 October 2021, 5:38 PM

Some new parties have been formed, while others are breakaways from existing parties.

ANC, NFP condemn DA’s elections posters in Phoenix 6 October 2021, 5:30 PM

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has accused the DA of trying to gain support among the Indian community at the expense of social cohesion.

VIDEO | Steenhuisen on DA’s LGE 2021 manifesto and campaign 6 October 2021, 5:25 PM

Democratic Alliance leader, John Steenhuisen is having a one on one interview with the SABC on his party's manifesto and election campaign for the 1 November Local Government Elections.

IEC’s actions towards ActionSA tantamount to sabotage: Mashaba 6 October 2021, 1:30 PM

ActionSA leader Herman Mashaba says his party will not allow the Independent Electoral Commission to violate its right to participate in an election.

LGE 2021 Manifesto: GOOD Party 6 October 2021, 1:15 PM

GOOD Party launched their local government elections manifesto on 12 September 2021 ahead of the elections on November 1st.