ANC 'pushing for by-election' in Jozini - DA

2016-08-27 11:12

The DA in KwaZulu-Natal has accused the ANC of stalling the election of a mayor and executive council members in the Jozini local municipality.

EFF calls on Gordhan to keep Hawks appointment

2016-08-25 08:47

The EFF has called on Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to reconsider his decision not to present himself to the Hawks, even though the party believes he is innocent.

SA's new political game still to unfold - analysts

2016-08-24 10:14

The last of the country's major metros elected their respective mayors and speakers on Tuesday, heralding a new era of local politics in South Africa.

EFF, DA remain united against ANC in Ekurhuleni

2016-08-23 20:05

EFF and DA councillors were united in their demands during the first sitting of council in Ekurhuleni on Tuesday.

EFF promises peace during Ekurhuleni council vote

2016-08-23 14:55

The EFF in Ekurhuleni has promised that its members and supporters will not cause any chaos during the voting for a mayor at the first seating.

Newly elected Rustenburg ANC mayor 'shocked' at result

2016-08-23 11:51

The ANC's newly elected mayor in Rustenburg, Mpho Khunou, was just as shocked as the opposition after his re-election on Friday, he says.

Maimane 'should help drop Die Stem from the anthem'

2016-08-23 07:36

Mmusi Maimane is in a better position than any other South African politician to help get rid of the verses from Die Stem in our national anthem, writes Max du Preez.

DA, EFF relationship will help Parliament – Steenhuisen

2016-08-22 20:11

DA chief whip John Steenhuisen thinks the party’s new-found co-operation with the EFF will have an impact on their relationship in the National Assembly and will be good for the country.

LIVE: Mayor Mashaba - Corruption is public enemy number 1

2016-08-22 17:33

The City of Johannesburg is holding its inaugural council meeting, with councillors having been sworn in. Follow the live updates here.

Vasco da Gama elected as Joburg council speaker

2016-08-22 15:25

The DA's Vasco da Gama has been elected as speaker of the Johannesburg City Council.


EFF betrayed us - Cosatu

2016-08-25 13:16

Cosatu feels betrayed by the marriage between the DA and the EFF, president Sdumo Dlamini has told journalists.

Race-based campaigning running out of steam - Tony Leon

2016-08-24 17:15

Former DA leader Tony Leon believes the ANC's tactics of "dividing voters" by using race to ensure support had the opposite effect on the party's results in the 2016 local elections.

EFF 'collaborated with the enemy' - new Ekurhuleni mayor

2016-08-24 08:46

Newly-elected Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina says ANC members have forgotten who fought for their liberation, while criticising the EFF for siding with the DA in hung municipalities.

EFF to challenge new Parliament rules in court

2016-08-23 16:04

The EFF intends to challenge some of Parliament’s new rules in court, the party has told the National Assembly.

EFF remains defiant on 'Die Stem' at first eThekwini council meeting

2016-08-23 12:52

Newcomers to the eThekwini Metro council, the Economic Freedom Fighters, have refused to sing along to the Afrikaans portion of the national anthem.

'The EFF is threatening me' – Rustenburg councillor

2016-08-23 09:02

Botho Community Movement (BCM) founder Ofentse Kombe has accused the EFF in Rustenburg of first offering him a R3m bribe and then threatening him after he sided with the ANC.

Living in a world class city without working toilets is not fair – Mashaba

2016-08-22 23:48

Newly elected Mayor Herman Mashaba has pledged to change the lives of those living in the City of Johannesburg for the better.

ANALYSIS: Minority partnerships a 'test' for 2019

Amanda Gouws argues minority parties will test out partnerships in local government.

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'The ANC is going to die a natural death,' claims EFF's Floyd Shivambu

EFF deputy Floyd Shivambu declares his party's number one goal.

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WATCH: Protesters dub EFF sell outs in Joburg

Tens of protesters gathered outside Johannesburg's city council meeting on Monday.

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