PAC accuses IEC of hampering its election bid

2016-06-23 09:43

The PAC has accused the IEC of trying to make it difficult for the party to contest the municipal elections, after its demands that the party prove who its leader is.

Quality of election candidates a worry - IEC

2016-06-22 16:00

The candidates contesting this year’s elections are not of the best quality, the IEC in KwaZulu-Natal said on Tuesday.

IEC announces changes in KZN voting times

2016-06-22 11:42

KwaZulu-Natal residents will have two hours less than usual to vote in the local government elections, after the IEC announced that polling stations will close at 19:00 instead of 21:00.

IEC deadline looms for local election candidates

2016-06-20 14:24

Another deadline approaches for the August 3 municipal elections - this time the submission of outstanding documents for individuals on candidate lists.

ANC list war imperils Nelson Mandela Bay win

2016-06-19 16:23

Provincial ANC leaders in the Eastern Cape are having to put out fires after disgruntled members in Nelson Mandela Bay declared war when told the party list submitted to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) could not be changed.

ConCourt judgment makes IEC 'suspect' - FF Plus

2016-06-14 21:12

The Constitutional Court ruling that the August 3 elections can go ahead, even though there are problems with the voters' roll, means that the IEC is now "suspect", says the Freedom Front Plus.

ConCourt gives IEC 18 months to fix voters' roll

2016-06-14 13:22

The Constitutional Court has given the IEC 18 months to fix the unlawful defects on the voters' roll.

ConCourt to rule on IEC voter address

2016-06-14 07:03

The Constitutional Court is expected to announce its ruling on the Electoral Commission of South Africa voter address matter.

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IEC to host public draw for first spot on ballot papers

2016-06-08 06:01

The Electoral Commission is set to host a ballot paper order draw for the 2016 Municipal Elections at Election House in Centurion.


IEC worried how KZN residents will react to election candidate lists

2016-06-22 21:10

The IEC in KwaZulu-Natal is concerned about how residents will react when the official list of candidates for the local government elections is released next week.

IEC concerned about protests over councillors in KZN

2016-06-22 14:10

The IEC in KwaZulu-Natal says 11 000 people will not become councillors due to the demarcation process, and the challenge will be to ensure that this does not lead to protests.

Didiza will only have to leave Parliament post if ANC wins in Tshwane

2016-06-21 10:16

National Assembly chairperson and ANC Tshwane mayoral candidate Thoko Didiza will only be required to leave Parliament if the ANC wins the metro, says the IEC.

When elections get tricky

2016-06-19 17:35

Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) deputy chairperson Terry Tselane’s job to deliver a free and fair election has proven a little more demanding for this year’s local government elections than in any other prior year.

Court decision 'won't affect free and fair elections'

2016-06-15 09:45

Going to elections with a voters roll deemed “unlawful” by the Constitutional Court would not be enough to derail the elections, the Centre for Constitutional Rights says.

IEC hails ConCourt election ruling as 'Solomon’s wisdom'

2016-06-14 16:46

The IEC has accepted the Constitutional Court's ruling that local government elections should proceed despite the discrepancies in the voters’ roll.

ConCourt rules that local govt elections will go ahead

2016-06-14 10:45

The Constitutional Court has ruled that local government elections can go ahead on August 3 without a complete voters' roll.

ConCourt to rule on missing IEC voter addresses

2016-06-10 16:16

The Constitutional Court will announce its ruling on the IEC voter address matter on June 14, a court official has confirmed.

IEC must act against violent parties - EFF

2016-06-08 17:38

The IEC must take violent parties to task to ensure that the upcoming local elections are free and fair, says the EFF.

Over 60 political parties registered with IEC in Western Cape

2016-06-07 14:49

More than 60 parties are registered with the Electoral Commission in the Western Cape.

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