Call for full transparency in failed IEC process

2015-09-25 11:39

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng has been asked to release the names and CVs of all the applicants who failed to make the shortlist to fill a vacancy in the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC).

Constitutional Court faces tough decision over Tlokwe IEC irregularities

2015-09-13 06:24

The Constitutional Court on Thursday heard the case of alleged vote rigging against the IEC in a series of by-elections held in Tlokwe in North West in 2013.

By-elections taking place in four provinces

2015-08-19 11:07

Twelve candidates representing four political parties are contesting by-elections in the Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng and Mpumalanga.

Cosatu congress could collapse - Dlamini

2015-07-13 20:33

Cosatu's special national congress is in danger of collapsing after the entire day was spent debating credentials, which has delayed proceedings.

IEC interviews: No women commissioners at the moment

2015-06-15 17:34

Six women and four men have been interviewed for the position of part time Electoral Commission of SA commissioner following the resignation of Raenette Taljaard in February.

ANC and DA retain wards in by-elections

2015-06-04 12:52

The ANC and DA have retained their wards in by-elections held in five provinces, the Electoral Commission of SA says.

ANC retains seven wards in by-elections

2015-05-07 09:07

The ANC has retained seven wards in by-elections held in the Free State, North West, Limpopo and Western Cape, according to results posted on the IEC website.

Mtubatuba by-elections going well - IEC

2015-05-06 15:54

More than 60 000 people have turned out to cast their votes in the by-elections in Mtubatuba, KwaZulu-Natal IEC chairperson Mawethu Mosery says.

By-election withdrawn as councillor's dismissal unresolved

2015-04-02 07:30

The ongoing conflict between the Mhlontlo Local Municipality in the Eastern Cape and dismissed ANC councillor Mkhuseli Mathe has resulted in the by-election being withdrawn.

Court dismisses application over 2013 by-election

2015-03-20 14:02

The Electoral Court has dismissed an application by independent candidates in Tlokwe, in the North West, to set aside the 2013 by-elections based on alleged irregularities.


Search back on for IEC commissioner

2015-09-22 16:42

Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng will have to restart the process of filling a vacancy for a part-time commissioner in the Independent Electoral Commission of SA, following a request by the National Assembly to re-initiate the process.

IEC receives first batch of municipal ward boundaries for 2016 elections

2015-08-27 17:59

The Municipal Demarcation Board has handed over the first batch of final municipal ward boundaries for the 2016 local government election to the Independent Electoral Commission.

ANC wins 7 out of 10 wards in by-elections

2015-07-23 08:45

In spite of being under fire over the Nkandla controversy and service delivery protests, the ANC has won seven out of 10 wards contested in by-elections around the country, according to results released by the IEC.

How easy is it to find your ward councillor?

2015-07-09 20:18

Many people do not know who their ward councillor is, but it’s actually very easy to find out who represents your ward and how to reach them.

IEC candidates to be interviewed

2015-06-15 08:01

Ten candidates vying for the position of a part-time commissioner of the IEC is set to be interviewed by a panel, chaired by Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng, in Johannesburg.

By-elections to take place in five provinces

2015-06-02 15:15

By-elections are set to take place in five provinces, with one ward being contested in each province, the Electoral Commission of SA says.

By-elections still under way - IEC

2015-05-06 19:33

Voting in by-elections in five provinces is still under way, the Independent Electoral Commission says.

Mashinini appointed to IEC

2015-04-23 16:48

Vuma Glen Mashinini, who is currently special projects adviser to the president, has been appointed as a member of the Electoral Commission of SA.

By-elections give a taste of the poll to come

2015-04-01 06:32

Political parties are contesting by-elections in six provinces - the only real indicator of voter trends ahead of local government elections next year, an analyst says.

Mashinini’s link to Zuma too close for comfort

2015-03-09 16:05

The IEC, an institution tasked with ensuring the country’s elections are free, fair and transparent, cannot afford even a hint of scandal.

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