South Africans will vote for diverse, young, and dynamic candidates in the May 7 polls, DA Gauteng premier candidate Mmusi Maimane said on Monday.
Profile of Judge Thokozile Matilda Masipa, the presiding judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial, held at the North Gauteng High Court in Pretoria.
South Africa’s official opposition party, the Democratic Alliance, formerly known as the Democratic Party (DP), espouses liberal democracy and free market principles.
The budget has to deal with one big question – what is done about the implications of such a weak ZAR
Prof Friedman writes that the 2014 election is likely to bring new possibilities for the poor – but not enough to ensure anything like the influence on decisions to which democracy entitles them.
Western Cape Premier Helen Zille’s spokesperson, Zakhele Mbhele, alleges that Zille’s statement on the announcement of the election date was made in good faith.
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has exceeded the 80% registration target it had set for registrations for the May 7 election.
Political parties have used the final voter registration weekend to consolidate support and also woe voters ahead of the May 7th general elections.
Just over a million new registrations were added to the voters’ roll during the 9-10-November voter registration weekend, and the IEC hopes to increase the 24 million people on the voters’ roll.