KZN ANC branch in Isipingo holds prayer for peaceful elections

20 October 2021, 8:45 PM
The African National Congress (ANC) branch in the Khotho Mkhunye zone near Isipingo in Durban has held a prayer meeting for a peaceful and fair election.
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.

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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.

Economic Freedom Fighters: LGE 2021 Manifesto 6 October 2021, 12:56 PM

The Economic Freedom Fighters, led by Julius Malema, launched its 2021 Local Government Elections manifesto at the Gandhi Square in Johannesburg’s CBD on Sunday, 26 September 2021.

Steenhuisen vows not to apologise for election posters in Phoenix 6 October 2021, 12:33 PM

Democratic Alliance (DA) leader John Steenhuisen is adamant that he will not apologise for some of the party's messaging on its local government election posters.

PODCAST: Zooming into Your Community Part 6: Bloemfontein, Free State 6 October 2021, 10:00 AM

In this weekly feature, SABC News captures the voices of communities about their experience with service delivered by their municipality. This week, Digital News producer Lebo Tshangela speaks to the community leaders and residents of Bloemfontein.

DA is using ‘contempt’ in its messaging on its LGE posters: Crispin Hemson 6 October 2021, 9:47 AM

Director of the Centre Non-violence at the Durban University of Technology Crispin Hemson says the Democratic Alliance (DA) is using what he terms contempt in its messaging on its Local Government Elections posters in Phoenix, Durban.

ActionSA to brief media on the IEC’s reluctance to add omitted names from ballot paper 6 October 2021, 6:34 AM

ActionSA will hold a media briefing on Wednesday after the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) said it was unlikely to add the abbreviated names of the 15 parties whose names were omitted from the Local Government Elections ballot paper.

EFF calls for integrated plan to deal with housing crisis 6 October 2021, 5:39 AM

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has called for an integrated plan to deal with the housing crisis in the country. Party leader Julius Malema spoke to the SABC in an exclusive interview on Tuesday evening on the party's manifesto that was launched last month.

Residents in two Kimberley townships opt for independent candidates 5 October 2021, 8:27 PM

Residents in Kimberley Galeshewe and Roodepan townships have opted to elect community leaders to contest as independent candidates in the upcoming local government elections.