ANC, NFP use state money - Buthelezi

2014-04-22 21:45

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has accused the ANC and the NFP of using government resources to fund their respective election campaigns.

Mbete alludes to a closer ANC, NFP relationship

2014-04-17 15:48

ANC national chairperson Baleka Mbete has suggested the party could have a closer relationship with the National Freedom Party in KwaZulu-Natal after the 7 May elections.

No response from Tlakula - Holomisa

2014-04-14 18:29

Opposition parties have received no communication from IEC chair Pansy Tlakula regarding their call for her to resign, UDM leader Bantu Holomisa says.

Parly committee to probe Nkandla report

2014-04-09 20:54

An ad hoc committee has been formed to consider the submissions made by President Jacob Zuma in response to Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's report on upgrades to his Nkandla homestead.

2 killed in KwaMashu hostel attacks

2014-03-31 14:09

Two men have been killed in the same road in two separate attacks barely an hour apart in the KwaMashu hostel area of Durban.

Former ANC councillor's car torched

2014-03-26 22:10

A former ANC councillor's car has been set a light at his farm in Gluckstadt near Vryheid.

MPs stage walkout after 'nonsense' ruling

2014-03-13 20:20

Following a set of verbal exchanges reminiscent of a Monty Python sketch, disagreement over the meaning of the word "nonsense" saw an MP ordered out of the National Assembly.


2014-03-13 08:32

The IFP's Manifesto.

IFP wants special corruption court

2014-03-02 15:54

Special courts to deal with corruption would be established under an IFP government, the party's leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has said.

Cop presence in KwaMashu increased

2014-02-26 19:42

A decision by police to deploy more units to Durban's troubled KwaMashu hostels has been welcomed by the National Freedom Party.

Man due in court for shooting NFP women

2014-02-24 13:43

A man accused of shooting two NFP supporters is due to appear in court, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Gauteng official funeral for Skosana

2014-02-21 17:17

IFP MP Ben Skosana will be given a provincial official funeral, the presidency says.

MP tables medical dagga bill

2014-02-20 17:30

Terminally-ill IFP MP Mario Oriano-Ambrosini, who is stricken with late-stage lung cancer, says unconventional and illegal medical treatment has extended his life expectancy.

Decriminalise medical use of dagga - MP

2014-02-19 17:23

Cancer-stricken Inkatha Freedom Party MP Mario Oriani-Ambrosini has made an impassioned plea to the government to decriminalise the medical use of dagga.

Zuma govt has failed - Buthelezi

2014-02-18 23:03

President Jacob Zuma and his government have failed the country, IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi says.

Security guard convicted of killing IFP member

2014-02-10 17:45

A security guard has been convicted in the Durban Regional Court of killing an Inkatha Freedom Party member.


IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi talks to News24 about the ANC, booing, broken promises and current leadership in the country.

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Watch Inkatha Freedom Party leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi talk to News24 about Julius Malema and the EFF.

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Malema apologises to Buthelezi

2014-01-20 14:53

EFF leader Julius Malema has apologised to IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi for remarks he made while he was with the ANC Youth League.

Collective for Democracy or Collapse of Democracy

2013-12-19 15:00

Coalition politics are not in the best interest of the electorate and a vibrant democracy. Having a shared enemy does not necessarily make friends.

5 opposition parties form coalition for 2014

2013-12-17 19:07

Five opposition parties have formed a coalition to contest the general elections next year.

Political murder: Tensions high in Durban court

2013-12-04 14:31

Tensions are running high in Durban's regional courtroom while supporters of rival political parties waited for a decision on murder charges against three NFP members.

McBride likely to be appointed - analyst

2013-11-12 22:17

The odds are that former Ekurhuleni metro police chief Robert McBride will head the Independent Police Investigative Directorate, an analyst says.

MPs seeks advice on info bill

2013-10-29 22:50

MPs processing the protection of state information bill have heeded advice from State Security Minister Siyabonga Cwele to seek more legal counsel on the adoption of a committee report.


IFP councillor allegedly stabbed to death by husband

2014-04-20 19:58

The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Nomusa Dube-Ncube has condemned the killing of IFP councillor Neliswa Nzuza.

IFP: Tlakula must stay for now for sake of elections

2014-04-15 07:10

The IFP has distanced itself from a call by some opposition parties for IEC chairperson Pansy Tlakula to resign, saying she should remain for now in the interest of free, fair and stable elections.

ANC chief whip welcomes Nkandla committee

2014-04-10 12:11

ANC chief whip Stone Sizani has welcomed Parliament's decision to establish an ad hoc committee on the Nkandla issue.

Tlakula has 7 days to resign - Malema

2014-04-01 16:29

Opposition parties will initiate legal proceedings against the Independent Electoral Commission of SA if chairperson Pansy Tlakula does not resign, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

ANC wins 3 of 5 wards in KZN by-elections

2014-03-27 12:29

The ANC has won three of the five wards contested in municipal by-elections in KwaZulu-Natal, according to results released by the IEC.

Eyes on KwaMashu by-elections

2014-03-25 16:53

KwaZulu-Natal will see voters turn out to elect six ward councillors across the province in what could be the final by-elections before the national election on 7 May.

IFP whip bids Parly farewell after 37 years

2014-03-13 21:04

It went past like a bullet, the National Assembly's longest-serving MP has told his colleagues.

Elections 2014: The Oscar goes to...

2014-03-13 12:44

This year I will be making a very informed vote, or that is what I thought would be the case before I read the manifestos of the Big Eight of South Africa.

Call for research into medical marijuana

2014-03-13 07:17

Members of Parliament have had mixed reactions to a call for alternative cancer treatments, including medical marijuana, to be considered by government. Many have called for research.

Injured Buthelezi launches IFP manifesto

2014-03-02 14:42

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi, who hurt himself in a fall recently, has received a rapturous welcome at the launch of the IFP's election manifesto in Durban.

Africans should protect Africa - Mogoeng

2014-02-25 13:27

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng says Africans should follow the example of other continents and not hang their dirty laundry out to the world.

IFP Women's Brigade chairperson killed

2014-02-22 08:12

The IFP Women's Brigade chairperson for Durban's Ward 40 has been shot dead outside her home in KwaMashu, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

IFP Women's Brigade chair shot dead

2014-02-21 10:19

The IFP Women's Brigade chairperson for Durban's Ward 40 was shot dead outside her home in KwaMashu, KwaZulu-Natal police have confirmed.

As it happened: Zuma responds in SONA debate

2014-02-20 14:04

Get the minute-by-minute details as President Jacob Zuma responded to his political rivals after they picked apart his State of the Nation address.

Zuma chuckles as opposition blasts him

2014-02-18 23:34

President Jacob Zuma has been seen chuckling as opposition MPs told him he'd failed to match up to his predecessors, Thabo Mbeki and Nelson Mandela.

NFP supporter killed at KZN hostel

2014-02-17 22:17

A woman, believed to be an NFP supporter, was shot dead at Durban's KwaMashu Hostel in Durban, the party has said.

ACDP: ANC good on social reform, bad on economy

2014-02-05 20:21

The African National Congress government is doing well in social reform such as health care and housing, but is unable to tackle the economy, the ACDP says.

Buthelezi: ANC played race card over Ramphele

2014-01-29 19:39

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi says the ANC was "playing the race card" in its comments about Agang SA leader Mamphela Ramphele standing as the DA's presidential candidate.


Inkatha Freedom Party leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi talks to News24 about Mamphela Rampele’s decision to stand as the DA’s presidential candidate.

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Murder accused claims he was refused call to lawyer

2014-01-06 19:07

A security guard accused of murdering an IFP supporter has told the Durban Regional Court that police refused to call his lawyer.

5 opposition parties form coalition for 2014

2013-12-18 09:42

Five opposition parties have formed a coalition to contest the general elections next year.

No ballistic evidence linking NFP murder accused

2013-12-04 19:26

A lack of ballistic tests on the bullet found in a dead IFP supporter seriously undermined the State's case, the Durban Regional Court has been told.

By-elections to be held in 8 provinces

2013-11-21 18:50

The Independent Electoral Commission says by-elections are set to take place in eight provinces.

MPs adopt report on info bill

2013-10-30 22:57

MPs have adopted a revised report about recent, minor amendments to the protection of state information bill, bringing it a step closer to becoming law.

IEC probes Nongoma by-elections

2013-10-29 19:10

The Independent Electoral Commission is hoping to resolve complaints over the exclusion of special votes in last week's by-elections in Nongoma, in KwaZulu-Natal.

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