The Electoral Commission of SA will brief the media on the lists of ward candidates contesting the local government elections.
There was nothing strange about former premier Senzo Mchunu’s wife, Thembeka, not returning as uThungulu district municipality mayor after the August 3 elections, the KwaZulu-Natal ANC says.
The Democratic Alliance's federal executive committee will soon deliberate on concerns raised about the leadership of the caucus in George.
Parliament has already started looking at replacements for MP Thoko Didiza.
The National Freedom Party may not be able to contest the August 3 municipal elections after it missed the Independent Electoral Commission’s payment deadline.
KwaZulu-Natal ANC treasurer Nomusa Dube-Ncube never had ambitions of becoming eThekwini metro mayor, the party said on Tuesday.
The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has admitted that the election nomination process has put a strain on the unity of the party and its alliance partners.
There have been indications that South Africa will experience some of the worst violence in its 22 years of democracy during this year’s local government elections.
The DA would have prevented last week's violent protests in Tshwane, its mayoral candidate for the metro, Solly Msimanga, has claimed.
Young people should not let politicians use them in the build-up to the elections, the Southern African Catholic Bishops' Conference and the Justice and Peace Commission says.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane has pleaded with residents of Tshwane not to engage in violent protests, saying they will not bring about any solutions.
President Jacob Zuma should come out of hiding and speak out against the violent protests in Tshwane in which five people died, the DA has said after its federal council held in eThekwini.
The South African Communist Party in Gauteng has resolved to suspend with immediate effect five District Executive Committee members implicated in the Tshwane unrest.
The Democratic Alliance has accused the ANC of putting politicians above ordinary people during the recent unrest in Tshwane following a report that police were told to protect minister's homes in in the city.
The DA's mayoral candidate for Johannesburg Herman Mashaba promised to keep the city's clinics open 24/7 if he was voted in on August 3
President Jacob Zuma on Saturday said the youth should use Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to woo young voters to vote for the ANC.
The Methodist Church of Southern Africa has called on faith leaders to become the voices of reason after the spate of elections-related violence in the country.
President of the ANC Youth League Collen Maine has said the old guard of the movement should step aside and let the young people lead the country.
The ANC Youth League has blamed the poor turnout at its Youth Month rally on logistics after it failed to fill Kings Park stadium in Durban.