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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IEC will need 4 years if it loses voters' roll case, ConCourt told

2016-05-10 07:31

The IEC would need four years to prepare for new elections should the Constitutional Court rule that addresses must be on the voters' roll, the court has heard.

Free State prejudiced other parties during 2011 elections – Madonsela

2016-05-05 19:30

The Free State government has prejudiced other political parties and candidates during the 2011 elections, Public Protector Thuli Madonsela says, adding that Premier Ace Magashule had acted 'inconsistently' with the Electoral Act and the Constitution.

Pomp and ceremony in KZN as Zweli Mkhize encourages youth to vote

ANC treasurer General Zweli Mkhize, former KwaZulu-Natal Premier, was welcomed to the district of Emaswazini near Taylor’s Halt amidst much fanfare.

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New voting stations as new wards open for elections

2016-03-03 09:50

Voters in 162 of the 4 747 voting districts in the province will have to re-register at new voting stations, provincial electoral officer Mawethu Mosery announced on Wednesday.

Mailbox: Open Letter to Helen Zille – Impeach Zuma in Constitutional Court

2016-01-29 07:57

A Biznews community member has put together a nine point budget plan, which he suggests the DA's Helen Zille should use as a consolidated budget for the elections.

Municipal elections: IEC ready for first voter registration weekend

2016-01-14 12:39

The first voter registration weekend for this year's municipal elections will take place in March, the Electoral Commission of SA says.

What the past tells us about 2016

2016-01-11 11:00

Against the background of quite a few historic anniversaries, a number of global events are certain to shape 2016. These include national elections in the US, and local elections in South Africa.

Maimane to challenge IEC chair after by-election scandal

2015-12-01 11:44

DA leader Mmusi Maimane says ensuring free and fair local government elections in 2016 would be a litmus test for Independent Electoral Commission chair Vuma Mashinini.

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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ConCourt reserves judgment in IEC voters' roll saga

2016-05-09 20:01

The Constitutional Court has reserved judgment in the matter relating to the IEC's urgent application for leave to appeal an earlier Electoral Court ruling that it provide the addresses of registered voters to candidates contesting elections.

WATCH: Factories firebombed as violent KZN protest continues

Four factories were petrol-bombed as violent protests continued in Isithebe, northern KwaZulu-Natal, on Monday night. Watch.

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WATCH: Woman snubs Mantashe's flyer drop

The ANC's Gwede Mantashe handed out several flyers at Bree Street taxi rank. One woman refused a pamphlet encouraging her to vote.

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IEC postpones by-elections at last minute

2016-02-24 07:39

The Independent Electoral Commission has announced that the by-elections due to take place in KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, North West - where Tlokwe elections were expected - and the Western Cape, have been postponed.

Some 'touch-ups' still needed before announcing poll date - minister

2016-01-14 16:26

Some "touch-ups" still need to be done before a date for the local government elections can be announced, Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister David van Rooyen says.

Paul Whelan: 2016 elections – Zuma’s tipping point? Succession concerns.

2016-01-13 15:13

An analyst questions Deputy President Ramaphosa’s confidence that the ANC will win local elections, saying the party has bigger problems than President Jacob Zuma.

Ousmane to stand in Niger election

2015-12-29 13:39

Former Niger leader Mahamane Ousmane will challenge incumbent Mahamadou Issoufou for the presidency in February elections.

ConCourt sets aside controversial Tlokwe by-elections

2015-11-30 12:56

The Constitutional Court has set aside the results of the controversial by-elections in several wards in Tlokwe, in the North West, finding that they were not free and fair.

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