CAPE TOWN Sunny. Cool.

MIN13
MAX17
7 day
  • Sunday 13-17°c Morning clouds. Mild. Morning clouds. Mild.
    Monday 15-18°c High level clouds. Mild. High level clouds. Mild.
    Tuesday 15-19°c Mostly sunny. Mild. Mostly sunny. Mild.
    Wednesday 14-19°c Morning clouds. Mild. Morning clouds. Mild.
    Thursday 15-21°c Morning clouds. Mild. Morning clouds. Mild.
    Friday 15-20°c Sunny. Mild. Sunny. Mild.
More News

Tshwane approves EFF rally

2014-05-02 20:16
(Marco Longari, AFP)
Johannesburg - The Economic Freedom Fighters rally at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville west of Pretoria on Sunday will go ahead as planned, the party said on Friday.

"The meeting has approved the event," said spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi.

The EFF and the City of Tshwane met on Friday to deal with outstanding logistics relating to the rally.

The EFF planned to host a final election rally at the stadium on Sunday.

The city cancelled the EFF application to use the stadium after the party apparently failed to attend a scheduled meeting of the joint operations committee to present its full operational safety and event plans, as required by the Sports and Recreational Events Act.

In terms of the conditions of use and rental of the stadium, all parties are required to provide the city with the appropriate approvals to cover crowd control, emergency medical service on site and transportation, an appropriate security operation plan and disaster management plan, among others.

The EFF took the council to court after it cancelled a provisional agreement concluded with the EFF, on 23 April, for hiring the stadium.

Download the app by visiting one of these app stores.

  

NEW! Explore previous National and Provincial election results with our interactive Results Maps by clicking here.

- SAPA
Read more on: eff  |  pretoria  |  elections 2013  |  politics

More In This Category
Civil servants need to put ordinary South Africans first - KZN premier

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has called on civil servants to put ordinary South Africans first.

How do they expect people to live like this? - Maimane

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has blamed President Jacob Zuma and the ANC for bad living conditions in Zandspruit during a visit to the informal settlement.

Go out and vote - Zuma

President Jacob Zuma has called on all South Africans to exercise their democratic right by going out in their numbers to vote.

IEC confident it will deliver free and fair municipal election

With less than 100 days to go until the 2016 municipal elections, the IEC says it is confident it will deliver free and fair polls on August 3.

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
70 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.
News24 |   OLX  |  Property24  |  Careers24  |  Spree  |