SANCO campaigns for the ANC in the Free State

24 October 2021, 5:35 PM
The South African National Civic Organisation (SANCO) in the Free State conducted a door-to-door campaign in Botshabelo as a final attempt to garner support for ANC.  
SACP takes election campaign to Durban 17 October 2021, 12:30 PM

The South African Communist Party (SACP) has taken its election campaign for the local government elections to Durban, in KwaZulu-Natal.

ANC President Ramaphosa says party will address service delivery issues in Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality 17 October 2021, 11:31 AM

African National Congress (ANC) President, Cyril Ramaphosa says his party will address the poor delivery of basic services in the embattled Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality in QwaQwa, in the Free State.

LGE 2021 | PAC campaigns in Limpopo 17 October 2021, 10:32 AM

The President of the Pan African Congress of Azania (PAC), Mzwanele Nyontsho, will take the party's campaigning to Mogalakwena in Mokopane, Limpopo.

ANC leaders in KZN believe party members are responsible for Mkhize’s death 17 October 2021, 7:10 AM

The African National Congress (ANC) leadership in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) says it believes that those responsible for the death of the party's councillor candidate, Siyabonga Mkhize, are within the ANC party.

Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality should be led by competent, corruption free servants: DPSA 17 October 2021, 4:45 AM

The Dikwankwetla Party of South Africa(DPSA) says the Maluti-A-Phofung municipality should be led by competent, compliant and corruption free public servants.

ANC in eThekwini not deterred by killing of ward candidate Siyabonga Mkhize 16 October 2021, 9:29 PM

The African National Congress leadership in KwaZulu-Natal says its members will not stop conducting door-to-door campaigns following the brutal killing of its two members at Cato Crest west of Durban.

ANC calls on police to swiftly arrest those responsible for brutal murder of party members 16 October 2021, 6:34 PM

The ANC leadership in KwaZulu-Natal is calling on police to act swiftly and arrest of those responsible for the brutal murder of its members ahead of the local government elections.

International Revelation Congress aims to tackle illegal foreign nationals dilemma 16 October 2021, 6:15 PM

The political party, International Revelation Congress (IRC), says it will tackle the issue of illegal foreign nationals, unemployment and improve service delivery if voted into power.  

DPSA to prioritize infrastructure development in Maluti-A-Phofung Municipality 16 October 2021, 6:10 PM

The leader of Dikwankwetla Party of South Africa (DPSA) Moeketsi Lebesa says his party has an infrastructural master-plan to resolve the long standing problem of water and electricity in Maluti-A-Phofung municipality.

ANC visits slain ANC candidate Siyabonga Mkhize’s home 16 October 2021, 4:36 PM

The ANC leadership in KwaZulu-Natal has visited the home of the slain ANC candidate for the eThekwini municipality's Ward 101, Siyabonga Mkhize, at Cato Crest, west of Durban.  

Hostile decision by military veterans regrettable but understandable: NFP 16 October 2021, 2:01 PM

The National Freedom Party (NFP) says the decision of the military veterans to hold hostage Defence and Military Veterans Minister Thandi Modise, her deputy Thabang Makwetla and Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele is regrettable but understandable.

FF Plus blames government for recent hostage incident involving Ministers 16 October 2021, 2:00 PM

Freedom Front Plus leader Pieter Groenewald says the hostage situation involving Defence and Military Veterans Minister Thandi Modise, is a result of her department's unfulfilled promises.

Situation still volatile in Cato Crest, Durban following the murder of ANC ward Candidate 16 October 2021, 1:37 PM

The situation is volatile at Cato Crest in Durban following the murder of African National Congress (ANC) ward candidate, Siyabonga Mkhize, on Friday night.

DA leader Steenhuisen campaigns in Mpumalanga 16 October 2021, 1:17 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) is taking its campaign to the eMalahleni  and Steve Tshwete Municipality in Mpumalanga.

ANC Deputy President David Mabuza campaigns in Tshwane 16 October 2021, 12:45 PM

The African National Congress (ANC) Deputy President David Mabuza is leading the party's election campaign trail on Saturday in the Tshwane Metro.

COSATU says campaigning for the ANC does not mean issues with party are resolved 16 October 2021, 9:01 AM

Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) Deputy General-Secretary, Solly Phetoe says campaigning for the African National Congress (ANC) does not mean they no longer have issues with the ANC-led government.

ATM says it will address service delivery issues and deal with crime if elected into power 16 October 2021, 8:39 AM

The African Transformation Movement (ATM) says if it is voted into power in the upcoming local government elections, it will address challenges in the delivery of basic services such as roads, water and sanitation.

Corruption will be rooted out if EFF governs Mangaung Metro: Malema 15 October 2021, 9:24 PM

Economic Freedom  Fighters (EFF) leader Julius Malema says when the party governs the Mangaung Metro Municipality, corruption will be rooted out.

Political parties have responsibility to protect personal information of voters: Tlakula 15 October 2021, 8:27 PM

The Information Regulator of South Africa says political parties have the responsibility to protect the personal information of voters. The Regulator says during election season and campaigning, - the processing of personal information of data subjects, who are voters in this case, - is unavoidable.

People with disabilities say they only get recognition during election time 15 October 2021, 7:00 PM

People with disabilities say politicians use them to get votes whilst government uses them as a front to meet disability employment quotas.

IEC appeals to political parties in Mpumalanga to educate members about code of conduct 15 October 2021, 6:05 PM

Political intolerance seems to be a major problem in some parts of the country ahead of the upcoming local government elections. The Democratic Alliance in Mpumalanga says it has opened a case with the police after their election posters were allegedly destroyed last week.

Around 300 peace observers to be deployed in KZN ahead of the LGE 15 October 2021, 4:01 PM

Civil society groups in KwaZulu-Natal will be deploying about 300 peace observers in all 11 districts of the province. This is to ensure peace and stability during the local government elections.

Modise says incident at hotel in Irene demonstrates that SA is not a security heavy state 15 October 2021, 2:43 PM

Defence and Military Veterans Minister Thandi Modise says that the events that unfolded on Thursday night demonstrate that South Africa is not security heavy, this after military veterans allegedly held government officials hostage at a hotel in Irene, Pretoria.

Judgment in Mandla Msibi’s bail application to be handed down on Tuesday 15 October 2021, 2:26 PM

Judgment in former Mpumalanga Agriculture MEC Mandla Msibi's bail application is expected to be handed down on Tuesday next week.

Accusations against Msibi have no substance: Lawyer 15 October 2021, 12:32 PM

Defence Advocate Coert Jordaan is giving closing arguments in the bail application of former Mpumalanga Agriculture MEC Mandla Msibi and two co-accused at the Nelspruit Magistrate’s Court in Mbombela, Mpumalanga.

DA should brace itself for a fierce battle if it wants to retain Tshwane: Analyst 15 October 2021, 12:21 PM

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has been warned to brace itself for a fierce battle if it wants to retain the administration of the Tshwane Metro in the November 1 local government elections.

VIDEO | Media briefing on developments around the welfare of military veterans 15 October 2021, 12:10 PM

The Presidential Task Team on Military Veterans, chaired by Deputy President David Mabuza, holds a media briefing to update the public on government interventions and the comprehensive approach to address the challenges faced by Military Veterans. The briefing is led by Minister in Presidency, Mondli Gungubele, Minister of Defence and Military Veterans, Thandi Modise and […]

Arrested military veterans to face kidnapping charges 15 October 2021, 11:41 AM

Police say the 56 military veterans who have been arrested following the drama in which three ministers were allegedly held hostage at a hotel in Irene, Pretoria, will be charged with kidnapping.

Buthelezi denies using his position as Traditional Prime Minister of the AmaZulu to gain votes 15 October 2021, 11:23 AM

Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) founder, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, has denied that he is using his position as Traditional Prime Minister of the AmaZulu tribe to help the IFP gain votes in the upcoming municipal elections.

Government to brief the media on Thursday’s hostage drama 15 October 2021, 10:33 AM

Government will on Friday morning hold a media briefing on a drama in which military veterans held three ministers hostage at a hotel in Irene, Pretoria.