IFP Nquthu victory won’t change KZN political landscape - political analyst

2017-05-25 19:51

The Inkatha Freedom Party’s outright majority victory in the Nquthu municipality by-election won't change the political landscape in KwaZulu-Natal, a political analyst has argued.

IFP wins Nquthu by-election

2017-05-25 11:34

The Inkatha Freedom Party has won 14 out of the 17 wards that were contested in Nquthu, the Electoral Commission of SA has announced.

Voters could soon change addresses on IEC website

2017-05-24 17:13

Registered voters will soon be able to change their address on the Electoral Commission of SA’s website.

Nquthu residents get another chance to choose their leaders

2017-05-24 06:37

Residents of the rural Nquthu municipality in KwaZulu-Natal will get another chance to vote for their leaders when the hotly-contested local government by-election takes place in all 17 wards.

ANC wants cash increase for political parties

2017-05-18 20:47

The ANC wants to increase public funding for political parties, and also greater transparency on the funding parties receive from private donors.

Macron's parliamentary candidates gather in Paris

2017-05-13 18:00

Candidates running under the banner of France's President-elect Emmanuel Macron have gathered in Paris for a training workshop ahead of parliamentary elections.

Unbowed Le Pen looks ahead to parliamentary elections

2017-05-08 18:56

Marine Le Pen has lost her bid to become France's first female chief of state, but she is unbowed and is making plans to reform her party.

UK local polls prepare general election battleground

2017-05-02 09:39

Britain's local elections are a street-by-street fight for advantage in the battleground areas where next month's national vote will be won and lost.

UK police arrest man with 'weapon' near Parliament

2017-04-27 16:30

London police say they have arrested a man for possession of offensive weapons near Britain's Houses of Parliament.

Germany's Merkel to face Schulz in TV debate

2017-04-25 22:53

German broadcasters say that Chancellor Angela Merkel will face challenger Martin Schulz in a single televised debate three weeks before the country's national election.


Nquthu residents not duped by 'messiahs' - IFP

2017-05-25 16:08

The IFP’s victory over the ANC in the Nquthu by-election shows voters know who the “genuine politicians” are, the party says.

Parties happy with Nquthu by-election - IEC

2017-05-24 18:08

Political parties contesting the Nquthu by-election are satisfied with the electoral process, the Electoral Commission of SA has said.

Calm voting in hotly contested Nquthu by-election - IEC

2017-05-24 12:00

There have been no incidents of violence since the polling stations opened in Nquthu where the hotly contested by-election is currently taking place, the IEC has said.

Iran's Rouhani wins 2nd term by wide margin

2017-05-20 16:01

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani wins re-election by a wide margin, giving the moderate cleric a second four-year term to see out his agenda

Iran vice president pulls out of election, backs Rouhani

2017-05-16 22:01

Iran's reformist first vice president, Eshaq Jahangiri, has pulled out of the presidential election and endorsed President Hassan Rouhani.

New South Korean president Moon has led a turbulent life

2017-05-10 05:53

Moon Jae-in, who declared victory in South Korea's presidential election, has led a life as turbulent as that of the nation he will lead.

France chooses: hate or inclusion

2017-05-07 06:01

While pundits favour mid-Mannered Emmanuel Macron, the far-right's Marine Le Pen could still cause an upset at the French polls.

Students clash with police in Paris anti-election demo

2017-04-27 19:01

Student protesters have clashed with police in Paris in a demonstration against both presidential candidates in France's upcoming runoff election.

1 person dies in Kenya's primary elections

2017-04-26 20:33

A Kenyan police official says one person has died and another was injured in hotly contested primary elections in the capital Nairobi

Far-right Le Pen backs 'eating French' at market

2017-04-25 18:44

French far-right presidential contender Marine Le Pen has called for more food to be produced and consumed in the country known as world's gastronomic centre.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.