Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) National Spokesperson, Mkhuleko Hlengwa, says the IFP does not buy what the party describes as – an ‘excuse’ by Eskom that the unexpected load shedding was caused by problems with its conveyer belt at one of its power stations.
The African National Congress in KwaZulu-Natal has retained its Ward 9 following the by-election held on Wednesday at Mhlathuze on the north coast of KwaZulu-Natal.
The former Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) leader Mangosutho Buthelezi says South Africa is in crisis because of the current violence in which foreign nationals and their businesses are being targeted with some shops being burnt and looted.
One person has reportedly been stabbed in the Johannesburg inner city where chaos has erupted.
The outgoing Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) delegates, attending the party’s national elective conference in uLundi, northern KwaZulu-Natal, say the news of the party leader stepping down has left them emotional.