Drive safely over Easter - EFF

2014-04-17 08:13

The Economic Freedom Fighters have urged people to exercise road safety during the Easter long weekend.

EFF welcomes union's support

2014-04-16 19:20

The Economic Freedom Fighters have welcomed a decision by trade union federation Nactu to support it in this year's general elections.

Parties to file urgent Tlakula application - Holomisa

2014-04-15 18:51

Opposition parties will approach the Electoral Court over IEC chair Pansy Tlakula's refusal to resign, UDM leader Bantu Holomisa says.

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.

‘Poor’ Malema uses chopper to ‘be everywhere like the Holy Spirit’

2014-04-13 19:02

Moments after pleading poverty in front of his supporters, EFF leader Julius Malema hit the skies in a helicopter, heading to his next rally, City Press reports.

Elections 2014: Why the youth should vote

2014-04-10 14:09

With the Economic Freedom Fighters appealing to many young voters, political party leaders has been asked to motivate why the youth should vote for them.

Malema trust launched to settle Sars bill

2014-04-09 20:41

A trust has been launched to collect funds to settle EFF leader Julius Malema's R16m SA Revenue Service bill.

Elections 2014: The value of polls

2014-04-09 11:32

This election promises to be the most fascinating one to date in our democracy. Unfortunately, it could also be the most depressing, writes Butch Rice.

IEC employees barred from striking

2014-04-08 05:30

Employees of the Electoral Commission of SA cannot go on strike, the organisation says.

Could Black Diamonds vote DA?

2014-04-07 20:17

The question of which political party represents the interests of the black middle class in post-apartheid SA remains unanswered, says Cameron Modisane.

Malema's online chat: 'We will win'

2014-04-07 16:06

EFF leader Julius Malema has described as a "waste of time" his support of President Jacob Zuma while he was still a member of the ruling party.

Mandela's ANC died with him - Malema

2014-04-06 18:02

The ANC of Nelson Mandela has died with him, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

EFF members gather in Kliptown

2014-04-06 14:00

A crowd of more than a hundred EFF supporters have been dancing and singing as they await the arrival of their leader Julius Malema in Kliptown, Soweto.

Arson attack: EFF points fingers at ANC

2014-04-05 12:43

The EFF says it suspects that ANC members could be behind the arson attack on the stage and marquee set up for its rally in Thokoza, saying it received a tip-off about threats of disruption.

EFF launches Gauteng election campaign

2014-04-04 22:35

Job creation and inequality are central to the EFF’s plan for Gauteng, its candidate for premier Dali Mpofu says.

ANC welcomes back defectors

2014-04-04 05:30

Various former ANC members in the Free State have been welcomed back into the party.

Why Malema must rule

2014-04-03 09:15

Those people who fear that SA will turn out like Zimbabwe if Julius Malema comes into power have to realise most of us envy Zimbabweans because they own their own land, says Cameron Modisane.

Malema: IEC had potential to 'sleep with politicians'

2014-04-01 19:28

The Electoral Commission of SA should be scrutinised to determine whether it was conducting business with politically aligned companies, EFF leader Julius Malema says.

EFF introduces candidates

2014-03-31 14:54

The EFF has introduced their list of candidates for the national election in Johannesburg.

Malema: Zuma must rot in jail

2014-03-29 22:00

President Jacob Zuma is enjoying a luxurious life while poor people are living in poverty, Julius Malema says, and he should be arrested, and must rot in jail.

Malema: EFF will change North West

2014-03-29 15:54

The EFF is ready to change the North West, its leader Julius Malema says.

Workers mustn't vote for ANC, DA - Nactu

2014-03-28 18:13

The National Council of Trade Unions will ask members of affiliated unions to vote for a range of political parties, including EFF and UDM, but not the ANC and DA.

Malema business associates acquitted

2014-03-27 08:38

Three business associates of EFF leader Julius Malema have been acquitted on corruption charges, leading Malema to call for the charges against him to be dropped.

Mpemba 'lost control' after Marikana cops killings

2014-03-24 17:44

North West deputy provincial police chief William Mpembe was overcome by emotion and lost control after two policemen were killed at Marikana, the Farlam Commission of Inquiry has heard.


Behind the strike madness

2014-04-17 07:58

Peter Montalto looks at the underlying issues around Amcu's platinum strike.

Social media not a guaranteed vote winner

2014-04-16 09:36

As the national general elections draw closer, it remains unclear whether the effort political parties are putting into social media marketing will make a difference.

I do not hate white people - Malema

2014-04-15 15:17

EFF leader Julius Malema says he does not hate white people, and there will not be a white genocide under his rule.

North West ANC welcomes new members

2014-04-14 21:03

The ANC in the North West has welcomed over 100 new members from other political parties.

Nactu backs EFF, PAC in 2014 elections

2014-04-14 15:54

The National Council of Trade Unions has resolved to support the PAC and EFF in this year's general election, the trade union federation says.

Malema apologises to Mbeki’s mother

2014-04-13 10:35

EFF leader Julius Malema has apologised to former president Thabo Mbeki’s mother and to the people of the Eastern Cape for having helped recall the former president and for replacing him with “nothing”, says a report.

EFF Afrikaner held for fraud

2014-04-10 10:40

EFF member Wiekus Kotze has been arrested for fraud in Alberton, on the east Rand, the party says.

EFF attracting black voters from DA - report

2014-04-09 11:42

The DA is losing black voters to Julius Malema’s Economic Freedom Fighters, DA Western Cape leader Theuns Botha reportedly says.

EFF could put brakes on DA, ANC

2014-04-09 07:15

The advent of the EFF is not only attacking the ANC’s 7 May projections, but surprisingly also that of the DA.

Malema: People support EFF policies

2014-04-07 20:26

Julius Malema says people support the EFF because of its policies and not because they are against President Jacob Zuma.

Parties spend weekend on campaign trail

2014-04-06 21:10

With 30 days until the national elections, political parties are pushing full steam ahead with their campaigns.

Malema: Kliptown a symbol of poverty

2014-04-06 16:09

Kliptown township in Soweto is the symbolic definition of what poverty looks like, EFF leader Julius Malema has said.

Election campaigning intensifies across SA

2014-04-05 16:20

Political parties have stepped up their campaigning in various parts of the country ahead of the 7 May general election.

EFF marquee torched before rally

2014-04-05 11:00

The EFF says the stage and marquee set up for a rally in Thokoza has been petrol bombed, but the event will still go ahead, starting later in the day.

But if not the ANC, then who?

2014-04-04 17:15

Probably for the first time for many South Africans the ANC is no longer the obvious choice to vote for. But what are our alternatives? asks Ben Moshatama.

Calls for Tlakula's resignation malicious - ANC

2014-04-03 14:52

The ANC has expressed concern over statements by political parties calling on the Electoral Commission of SA's chairperson Pansy Tlakula to resign.

Zuma 'concerned' by accusations of impropriety

2014-04-02 16:50

President Jacob Zuma has expressed concern over damaging allegations that he benefited from unlawful renovations at his private home worth R246m, a bill picked up by taxpayers.

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.

EFF reaches out to minority groups

2014-03-30 16:53

The EFF invites people who may be affected or who sympathise with minority groups to be part of their inaugural launching seminar, writes Cameron Modisane.

Zuma must be arrested - Malema

2014-03-29 18:01

President Jacob Zuma must be arrested for stealing public money, Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema says.

Malema arrives at Montshioa

2014-03-29 14:15

Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema has arrived at the Montshioa stadium near Mahikeng, North West.

NPA clarifies Malema charges

2014-03-27 14:14

The NPA has clarified the charges against Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema and the "discharge" of charges against his alleged business associates.

Amcu's wage must be law for all mines - EFF

2014-03-25 18:04

The EFF stands in solidarity with Amcu's wage demand on platinum mines and wants this wage to be imposed by law as a minimum wage for all mineworkers.

ANC set to secure 66%

2014-03-23 08:23

A survey has found that the ANC looks set to win a two-thirds majority in the elections.

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