SA political parties go to church

2014-04-20 14:30

Leaders of different political parties have attended a church service at the Tyrannus Apostolic Church in De Deur.

NFP celebrates second anniversary

2013-02-18 16:16

The National Freedom Party will celebrate its second anniversary in KwaMashu, north of Durban, secretary general Nlanhla Khubisa says.

NFP leader: We don't want violence

2012-11-03 19:00

The continuation of the killings between IFP and NFP members will lead to the resurgence of the KwaZulu-Natal violence of the 80s and 90s, NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi says.

IFP: Difficult to trust cops after shooting

2012-10-16 20:21

It is difficult to trust police deployed in KwaMashu after the killing of an Inkatha Freedom Party member outside court, the party says.

Political murders 'about the money'

2012-07-29 14:34

There has been escalation of political murders in SA - and it's all about the money says the Institute of Race Relations.

NFP wants to govern KZN

2012-01-30 20:51

The National Freedom Party wants to take control of KwaZulu-Natal in the next general elections, says party president Zanele Magwaza-Msibi.

NFP donates house to son of IFP leader

2011-12-21 10:40

NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi has donated a fully furnished house to the ailing son of IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi.

New delay for IFP elective conference

2011-10-05 16:35

The Inkatha Freedom Party's much-awaited elective conference has been postponed again, the party says.

NFP, IFP leaders meet to end killings

2011-08-23 12:46

NFP and IFP leaders will meet on Tuesday to find a solution to the killings of leaders of both parties, an NFP spokesperson said.

14 NFP members killed in five months

2011-08-15 17:30

Fourteen members of the IFP breakaway party, the NFP, have been killed since its formation, the party says.

ANC-NFP pact a 'dark day' - IFP

2011-05-30 22:05

The ANC-NFP coalition has signalled a "dark day for democracy in KwaZulu-Natal," the IFP says.

ANC, NFP to hold coalition talks

2011-05-23 13:06

The ANC and the National Freedom Party will hold coalition talks in Durban, says NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi.

NFP to be launched in 3 provinces

2011-04-05 18:39

The IFP breakaway party, the NFP, will be launched in three provinces soon, the party says.

Fired IFP councillors reinstated

2011-03-11 16:57

The matter of five councillors who took the IFP to court for expelling them has been settled after the party reinstated them, the KwaZulu-Natal High Court has heard.

IFP rushes to find 40 new councillors

2011-02-08 14:15

The IFP is trying to replace more than 40 councillors who have defected to its breakaway party, the party says.

Buthelezi betrayed by new party

2011-01-25 17:24

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi feels "betrayed and disappointed" by the party's former chairperson announcing the formation of a new party.

Buthelezi slams Msibi ahead of polls

2011-01-21 15:34

Supporters of IFP national chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi have threatened to keep people away from polls in this year's local government elections, party president Mangosuthu Buthelezi says.

IFP's Magwaza-Msibi ponders future

2011-01-17 20:27

The IFP's national chairperson and her supporters have been left pondering their next move following a court ruling, but she has made it clear she will not join the ANC.

IFP denies ex-mayor attack linked to party

2010-12-23 18:33

The Inkatha Freedom Party has denied that the attack of sacked mayor Maliyakhe Shelembe by gunmen is linked to in-fighting in the party.

KZN government condemns IFP violence

2010-12-06 17:39

KwaZulu-Natal's acting safety MEC has condemned people who fired shots during a meeting where IFP national chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi was scheduled to speak.

Cele attends IFP court case

2010-11-12 13:28

Police Commissioner General Bheki Cele is at the KZN High Court to ensure safety and security during a court application by the IFP's national chairperson.

IFP cuts ties with protection units

2010-11-08 20:02

The IFP has banned members of its former self-protection units from entering party offices and attending meetings, party secretary Musa Zondi says.

Magwaza-Msibi backers to picket

2010-11-01 21:05

Scores of IFP supporters are expected to flock to the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg when the party’s chairperson takes the party to court.

IFP plans for upcoming elections

2010-09-29 11:46

The IFP says it is working hard to win the hearts of residents of the beleaguered ANC-run Msunduzi Municipality ahead of the upcoming local elections.

IFP leaders 'feared defeat'

2010-07-20 16:26

IFP leaders avoided holding an elective conference because they were aware they would be ousted from power if it took place, according to court documents.


NFP seeks 1.8 million votes next year

2013-06-02 15:49

The NFP's leader says the party's aim is to secure at least 1.8 million votes in next year's general election.

KwaMashu calm, 8 arrested for violence

2012-11-26 11:39

Eight people have been arrested after shots were fired, people were stoned, and a reporter's car torched at KwaMashu Hostel over the weekend, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Buthelezi hits out at NFP leadership

2012-10-17 20:02

The murder of an IFP member outside the Ntuzuma Magistrate's Court contradicted a NFP declaration that it deplored violence, the Inkatha Freedom Party says.

Third man held for killing of ANC leaders

2012-10-08 21:42

Police say a third man has been arrested in connection with the shooting deaths of two ANC branch leaders in September.

KZN men accused of violence get bail

2012-02-28 18:16

Seventeen men accused of public violence have been granted R500 bail each by the Umlazi Magistrate's Court, police say.

Top official's resignation surprises IFP

2012-01-10 19:11

The IFP has been taken by surprise by the resignation of its national organiser Albert Mncwango, the party says.

NFP to elect leaders in December

2011-11-02 21:00

The National Freedom Party, formed after a breakaway from the IFP, will elect its leaders in December, the party says.

Ignoring SPU members 'dangerous'

2011-08-23 18:41

The IFP has warned that failure to integrate the party’s former self protection units into the defence force would have dangerous consequences.

NFP leader: I'm not a dictator

2011-08-15 21:20

NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi has denied unilaterally deciding to postpone the party's elective conference.

Magwaza-Msibi introduces NFP to Zulu king

2011-06-20 16:30

NFP leader Zanele Magwaza-Msibi has officially introduced her party to King Goodwill Zwelithini in Nongoma.

Parties wheeling and dealing for power

2011-05-23 22:07

Political powers have been locked in meetings across the country to mull coalition pacts in municipalities where power hangs in the balance after the municipal elections.

Leadership deteriorating: Buthelezi

2011-04-10 19:37

IFP president Mangosuthu Buthelezi says the quality of leadership in South Africa is deteriorating.

Magwaza-Msibi 'power hungry'

2011-04-02 15:47

The IFP Women's Brigade has accused former IFP chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi of being 'power hungry'.

Opposition shenanigans 'disastrous'

2011-02-09 22:35

The recent split in the IFP and the disarray in Cope is disastrous for South Africa's multi-party democracy, political analysts say.

IFP formally expels defectors

2011-01-30 23:47

The IFP has formally expelled members of the party who defected along with the party's former nation chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi.

Magwaza-Msibi to say goodbye to IFP

2011-01-24 15:27

The IFP's embattled national chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi is expected to officially announce her resignation from the party.

ANCYL wants apology from IFP leader

2011-01-20 15:22

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi should publicly apologise to the ANCYL for allegedly accusing it of being involved in problems facing the party, the league has said.

Magwaza-Msibi loses IFP court bid

2011-01-17 11:25

The KwaZulu-Natal High Court has dismissed an application by IFP national chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi and three expelled IFP members.

Buthelezi: Serious rift in IFP

2010-12-07 19:36

An exchange of gunfire between two rival IFP factions in KwaZulu-Natal shows how serious the rift in the party is, party president Mangosuthu Buthelezi says.

I don’t belong to 'Friends of VZ' - Nzuza

2010-11-22 14:47

IFP Women's Brigade national chairperson, Thembi Nzuza, has distanced herself from the "Friends of VZ", a group campaigning for IFP national chairperson, Zanele Magwaza-Msibi

Magwaza-Msibi supporters picket at court

2010-11-12 11:44

Thousands of Zanele Magwaza-Msibi's supporters have picketed outside the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg.

IFP leadership battle goes to court

2010-11-03 14:45

The court application by IFP chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi against her party will be heard on November 12, the KZN High Court has ruled.

Purging of supporters will affect IFP

2010-10-27 13:33

The purging of supporters of the IFP's national chairperson will affect the party during the upcoming local government elections, a fired IFP mayor has warned.

Buthelezi feared 'bloodbath'

2010-07-23 21:30

IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi has strongly defended his party's decision to postpone the elective national congress, saying it was done to save lives.

IFP faction asks Cele for security

2010-07-17 17:04

Supporters of IFP national chairperson Zanele Magwaza-Msibi have called upon Bheki Cele to provide security during the party's upcoming elective conference.

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