ANC, DA, IFP retain wards in latest by-elections as FF Plus support surges

2019-11-28 16:50

In each of Wednesday's by-elections, the incumbent party held on to its seat - with the ANC retaining three wards, and IFP and DA one each, but the DA dropped almost 24 percentage points in Thabazimbi, Limpopo.

Dawie Scholtz: SA is realigning politically and these by-elections prove it

2019-09-20 06:00

South Africa is in the process of a political realignment. The prevailing trend in this realignment is the growth of the extremes in our politics at the expense of our more centrist parties.

Dullah Omar region ANC retains Nyanga ward in by-election

2017-09-21 10:17

The ANC has retained Ward 37 in its Dullah Omar region in Nyanga, Cape Town, following a by-election.

UDM humiliates ANC in hotly contested PE ward by-election

2015-08-20 16:58

The ANC suffered a humiliating defeat this week when ward 30, which it previously controlled, was taken away by the UDM at the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro by-elections.


DA FedEx 'deeply concerned' by by-election results

2019-09-21 18:29

The Democratic Alliance Federal Executive (DA FedEx) expressed concern about by-election results, during its two-day sitting to reflect on matters affecting the party and country.

ANC eThekwini snatches DA ward in by-election

2018-10-04 15:02

The ANC in eThekwini has won Ward 71 in Chatsworth, snatching the ward that had been won by the Democratic Alliance in the 2016 municipal elections.

By-elections halted over validity of voters’ roll

2016-04-05 10:00

The validity of the current voters’ roll, which the Electoral Commission has been using since the dawn of democracy, hangs in the balance.

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