CAPE TOWN Morning clouds. Cool.

MIN14
MAX17
7 day
  • Saturday 12-18°c High level clouds. Mild. High level clouds. Mild.
    Sunday 13-15°c Morning clouds. Cool. Morning clouds. Cool.
    Monday 12-16°c Sunny. Cool. Sunny. Cool.
    Tuesday 13-16°c Showers late. Afternoon clouds. Cool. Showers late. Afternoon clouds. Cool.
    Wednesday 11-15°c Rain early. Morning clouds. Cool. Rain early. Morning clouds. Cool.
    Thursday 10-16°c High level clouds. Cool. High level clouds. Cool.
More News

Election lists to be made public

2014-03-26 12:14

Johannesburg - Lists of candidates for the 7 May general election will be available for public inspection from Friday, the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) said.

"The comprehensive list including all supporting documentation will be available for inspection at the IEC head office in Centurion during office hours on Friday 28 March, Monday 31 March, and Tuesday April 1," said IEC spokesperson Kate Bapela in a statement.

A total of 29 parties will contest the general elections.

"This is four fewer than the 33 parties which had provisionally indicated their intention to contest the national election... but it remains the highest number of parties to contest a democratic national election in South Africa's history," she said.

Bapela said four political parties were removed from the ballot paper after they failed to pay the required election deposit.

The parties removed from the lists were Africa Unite Party, Dagga Party, Lekgotla for Democracy Advancement, and the SA Progressive Civil Organisation.

- SAPA
Read more on: iec  |  election 2014  |  politics

More In This Category
DA edging ahead of ANC in Johannesburg - poll

The race for the City of Johannesburg is on with a poll this week indicating that the DA has edged ahead of the ANC.

We will vote ANC for freedom - NW supporters

Freedom was the word on the lips of ANC supporters in the North West after listening to party president Jacob Zuma speak at a rally in Lethlabile, north of Brits.

The 'double agents' of the local government elections

Muzonjani Zulu and Kempen Nel are among over 5 000 "double agents", or candidates running for several wards or parties, contesting the elections next week.

Malema - EFF can 'shake' 104-year-old ANC

EFF leader Julius Malema feels his party has already garnered enough support to “shake” the ANC.

Comments
Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
16 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
News24 |   OLX  |  PROPERTY24  |  CAREERS24  |  SPREE  |