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2019-04-21 10:15

Anger at poor public services 25 years into democracy

Inside the conical brick tower looming over Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown, Soweto, Busi Hlatshwayo thoughtfully studies 10 giant bronze slabs announcing the core principles of South Africa's Freedom Charter.

2019-04-21 08:29

'Ramaphosa is not all-powerful', says Archbishop Thabo Makgoba in Easter message to SA

While President Cyril Ramaphosa has given South Africa hope and optimism he is not all-powerful, a prominent church leader has said.

2019-04-20 21:31

Habib gets roasted after questioning EFF election posters

Wits University Vice-Chancellor Professor Adam Habib found himself the subject of much disdain after questioning the positioning of Economic Freedom Fighters election posters in "upper class" areas in SA.

2019-04-19 21:43

Elections wrap: What your political parties got up to on Good Friday

Less than three weeks shy of the May 2019 national and provincial elections, here is what some of your political parties got up to on Good Friday.

2019-04-19 08:11

The time has come for a godly government - ACDP's Meshoe

The ACDP's Kenneth Meshoe explains says his non-violent, non-divisive party is the "obvious choice" come voting day.

2019-04-18 21:21

Alleged DA members arrested for removing ANC posters

Police have arrested two men for removing ANC posters in Midrand, according to Midrand police spokesperson Constable Elliot Mabulane.

2019-04-18 19:28

2019 Elections: Special vote applications to end at midnight on Thursday - IEC

The Independent Electoral Commission has reminded voters that the deadline to apply for a special vote ends at midnight on Thursday.

2019-04-18 10:15

Election campaigns fail to answer the question on all South Africans' minds

South Africans don't need any more criticism of the Zuma years. They have long critiqued that period while the ANC was pontificating about "collective responsibility", writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

2019-04-17 14:59

WATCH: DA delivers orange overalls, handcuffs to ANC headquarters

The DA has sent a message to the governing party, with its Gauteng leadership delivering orange overalls and handcuffs to the ANC's headquarters in Johannesburg.

2019-04-17 18:04

Court bid to allow independent candidates in 2019 elections fails

An application to have South Africa's electoral laws amended before the May 8 elections to allow independent candidates to run, has been dismissed in the Western Cape High Court.

2019-04-17 12:23

SEE: 'ANC delivers!' - Party fixes billboard blunder in PE

The ANC has fixed a billboard in Port Elizabeth which contained a humorous spelling error.

2019-04-17 11:10

We will not be cajoled - ANC denies Ramaphosa will debate against Maimane

The ANC has denied that President Cyril Ramaphosa and DA leader Mmusi Maimane will participate in a debate on SABC, 10 days before the elections.

2019-04-17 05:50

Corruption a manifestation of failed leadership - ANC's Kgosientso Ramokgopa

Former Tshwane mayor and ANC senior provincial leader in Gauteng Kgosientso Ramokgopa painted a picture of a corruption-free South Africa during an election debate hosted by City Press & Rapport..

2019-04-16 21:00

Ramaphosa hits out at smaller parties while campaigning in Malema's stronghold

ANC leader Cyril Ramaphosa has ventured into the stronghold of the Economic Freedom Fighters in Seshego, Limpopo, with less than a month to go before the national elections on May 8.

2019-04-16 16:08

IEC orders DA to apologise to De Lille in telemarketing complaint

The Electoral Commission of South Africa has ordered the DA to "cease and desist" from saying that GOOD leader Patricia de Lille was fired as the mayor of Cape Town, and it has ordered the DA to publicly apologise to De Lille within three days.

2019-04-16 16:56

Prioritising RDP housing was a mistake - Malema

Former president Nelson Mandela made a mistake by prioritising RDP houses, EFF leader Julius Malema has said.

2019-04-16 15:47

Billboard boo-boo 'minor', removing it will 'kill campaign of the opposition' - ANC

The ANC has described a spelling error on one of its billboards in Nelson Mandela Bay as mere "human error" on the part of one of its service providers.