'2019 elections results will be credible' - IEC

2017-10-15 06:00

The IEC will have to allay the ANC's fears of vote-rigging ahead of the next election, as the party's support looks likely to decline.

IEC to brief media on progress with getting addresses for voters' roll

2017-10-11 05:13

The Electoral Commission of South Africa is expected to brief the media on the progress made and new developments in its drive to obtain addresses for the registered voters' roll.

Draft bill on party funding open for public comment

2017-09-19 19:14

The ad hoc committee on party funding has published a draft bill that seeks to regulate the public and private funding of political parties.

IEC officials on trial for electoral fraud

2017-09-14 11:22

Four Independent Electoral Commission officials are on trial for electoral fraud in the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State.

How ANC members rigged list process

2017-06-11 06:50

The ANC has found gross violations of its guidelines on the selection of councillor candidates ahead of last year’s local government elections in the Western Cape.

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.

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.

KZN town's by-elections 'illegally manipulated' - MEC

2017-03-29 19:25

By-elections in a northern KwaZulu-Natal town appear to have been illegally manipulated, the Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC has said

By-elections around the country running smoothly - IEC

2016-11-09 19:16

The IEC is staging by-elections in six provinces, including three in KwaZulu-Natal districts where councillors have been gunned down in the run-up to local government elections four months ago.


IEC boosts voters' address database

2017-10-11 16:47

The Electoral Commission has boosted its address database of registered voters by more than 30 percentage points.

Newsmaker: Far from retirement

2017-10-01 06:00

Veteran small-party kingmaker Holomisa stresses necessity to grow new leaders.

ANC ensures Nkosazana tops its list

2017-09-17 05:57

The ANC’s national candidates’ list was reshuffled at the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) this week, forcing six potential ANC MPs to take their places behind presidential hopeful Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.

Treasury lists challenges to increasing party funding

2017-09-01 18:03

National Treasury's head of budget has told MPs that the trade-offs required in order to increase party political funding from public revenue need to be considered.

Lesotho election a two-horse race

2017-06-04 06:09

There are fears that a victory by a former prime minister could embolden the Guptas in the kingdom.

IFP leading hotly-contested Nquthu by-election

2017-05-25 10:19

The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) has so far won 11 seats in the hotly-contested Nquthu by-election, according to the live Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) scoreboard.

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.

IEC chief Moepya's term comes to an end

2017-04-01 11:37

The Electoral Commission of South Africa has announced the end to Chief Electoral Officer Mosotho Moepya's term at the commission.

ANC claims 13 wards in by-elections

2016-11-10 14:03

The ANC has claimed 13 of the 15 contested wards during by-elections in six provinces, the IEC says.

Municipal by-elections get under way in 6 provinces

2016-11-09 06:07

Fifteen municipal ward by-elections are set to take place across six provinces, says the IEC.

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