ARTICLES RELATING TO ELECTIONS

Municipal elections matter. But not in the way we think.

2016-07-21 15:36

Can voters be swayed by service delivery performance? Research proves that elections aren’t that straightforward - they tend to be much more complex and messy.

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WATCH: Furious Thabong resident dumps local government over sewage

Matshidiso Tsoeli says she will not vote, after poor sewage works led to her house's flooding.

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Even if the EFF doesn't win, I'm always EFF - supporter

An EFF supporter says he stands by the party whatever the municipal elections outcome.

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WATCH: Plaatfontein residents look to DA for change

Several residents at Plaatfontein told News24 they want a new ruling party in their area.

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WATCH: Vote for what? ask bleak Thomson residents

A few residents of Thomson informal settlement do not plan to vote. Find out why.

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Maimane “never been so positive”: Message of hope for SA embraced in London

2016-06-23 21:15

A packed auditorium at the London School of Economics cheered DA leader Mmusi Maimane, who showed he has the ability to connect with bright young minds.

Independents ready for vote

2016-06-17 13:11

Five ANC members have registered as independent candidates for the local government elections in the Msunduzi region — a move a political analyst says could cost the party dearly.

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WATCH: EFF's Mbuyiseni Ndlozi 'confident' about upcoming elections

EFF politician Mbuyiseni Ndlozi says he is confident about his party's performance in the upcoming election.

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The ANC has mobilised on race, claims DA Chief Whip

The DA's Chief Whip, John Steenhuisen, claims the ANC is mobilising on race. "There is a very ugly tone developing around race," he says.

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EFF voters must see how their MPs behave, says ANC spokesperson

ANC parliamentary spokesperson Moloto Mothapo says EFF supporters must judge their MPs based on their conduct.

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The ANC will rule for a very long time - Thabong voter

Lehlohonolo Malepe, who sells cigarettes in Thabong township, says the ANC will last the upcoming elections.

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London’s top SA analyst: Tenderpreneurs, Gordhan and why Zuma isn’t trusted

2016-07-12 07:08

Nomura's Peter Attard Montalto shares how global investors read SA's political challenges, with corruption and tenderpreneurs now accepted as part of the reality.

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WATCH: ANC fanatic pimps his ride from bonnet to boot

Meet the ANC supporter who pimped out his ride from the mirror socks to car seats.

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WATCH: Kimberley voter calls EFF the Economic Freedom Fools

An ANC supporter says the party is losing support because voters have lost their way.

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WATCH: How to get elections 2016 to come to you

Do you qualify for a special vote? Check here.

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WATCH: What you need to know about SA's metros

Following the ANC's announcement of its mayoral candidates, News24 reviews the eight metros in South Africa.

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Sobantu residents vow to elect own candidate

2016-06-17 10:59

“Come August 3, we will elect the people’s councillor.”.

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OPINION: Malema to be 'big winner' in elections

Political analyst Justice Malala shares his predictions on the EFF's performance in the 2016 municipal elections.

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WATCH: Parliament is broken, says DA's John Steenhuisen

DA Chief Whip John Steenhuisen says Parliament is "fundamentally broken" and clashes are a symptom of a broader problem.

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ICYMI: Zuma dances at National Prayer Day

President Jacob Zuma led a prayer ceremony (postponed from April) in Durban on Sunday.

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