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.
People’s Alliance was founded by Victor Jacobs and colleagues in Johannesburg in 2007.
The United Christian Democratic Party (UCDP) was formed by Lucas Mangope, head of the apartheid-era “homeland” of Bophuthatswana.
The Independent Electoral Commission says as it prepares for this year’s general elections, it will ensure that the process of registration and voting is understood.
The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has enrolled the help of a host of well-known young South Africans in a bid to boost youth registration and voting in this year’s elections.
The Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) was formed in 1959 as a breakaway from the ANC, but a struggle for power within the party has lessened the party’s chances of success going into the elections.
ANC President, Jacob Zuma delivered the 2012, January 08 statement in Mangaung as the oldest liberation movement on the African continent, turned 100 years old.
The leadership developments at ANC’s 53rd National Conference is likely to stand out in the party’s history as a turning point, writes Professor Susan Booysen.
The much anticipated ANC leadership election of the top six leaders has now come and gone with only the outstanding elections for the remaining positions of the National Executive Committee.