DA billboard 'highly opportunistic and totally out of order' – AMCU

2019-01-18 21:47

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union has joined a chorus of voices criticising the DA and its leader, Mmusi Maimane, for a billboard that lists victims of several tragedies in South Africa under the slogan: "The ANC is killing us."

Parties will have to fork out R200 000 to participate in 2019 national elections

2019-01-18 13:04

The IEC has announced that it has approved election deposits for the 2019 national and provincial elections.

DA bags 2 wards in Cape by-elections, but support drops in Bonteheuwel

2019-01-17 17:11

The results of this week's by-elections in the Western Cape are a mixed bag for both the ANC and DA.

ANC Gauteng on voter registration drive ahead of May elections

2019-01-14 18:59

The ANC in Gauteng plans to hit the ground running as it aims to get more people to register to vote, following the launch of the party's elections manifesto.

WATCH: Political parties say they are ready for the upcoming elections

2019-01-11 13:02

Political parties have said they are ready for the upcoming elections and leaders have urged eligible voters to register on January 26 and 27.

NCOP adopts Electoral Laws Amendment Bill - what this means for 2019

2019-01-10 15:36

The NCOP has adopted the Electoral Laws Amendment Bill during a special sitting. Among other things, the bill will enable voters to cast their votes even if their addresses aren't on the voters roll yet.

Ramaphosa pleased by Zuma's presence at ANC's 107th celebrations

2019-01-09 11:02

President Cyril Ramaphosa has said he was glad that former president Jacob Zuma had joined in the celebrations marking 107 years of the ANC.

Poll: ANC set to dominate national elections

2019-01-06 16:01

The ANC appears on track to dominate its sixth straight national election in May, an opinion poll released Sunday shows.

Are non-voters good for our democracy?

2019-01-04 12:26

South Africans must consider the significance of exercising their right to choose a government, and take responsibility for the electoral outcomes, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.

WATCH: Landslide victory for Bangladesh prime minister as opponents demand new election

2018-12-31 09:18

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has been declared the landslide winner of an election marred by deadly violence that the opposition slammed as 'farcical' and rigged.


SACP Western Cape unhappy with ANC list process

2019-01-18 15:29

The SACP's provincial working committee in the Western Cape has accused the ANC in that province of undermining alliance partners during the governing party's list process.

ANC lays complaint at IEC over DA's billboard

2019-01-18 09:38

Among other things, the DA blamed the ANC for crime-related deaths in South Africa.

Indicative by-election in Bonteheuwel and Valhalla Park a slow burner

2019-01-16 21:35

Voters have been slow to turn up for by-elections in Bonteheuwel and Valhalla Park - a barometer for DA support in the City of Cape Town.

De Lille and co to host Good policy conference in Goodwood

2019-01-14 13:30

Patricia de Lille's new party is good to go and will 'robustly' compete in this year's elections.

Only 16% of 18- and 19-year-olds registered to vote - IEC

2019-01-10 15:57

The IEC says that less than 20% of 18- and 19-year-olds, who are eligible to vote in the 2019 general elections, have registered so far.

Ramaphosa urges speedy release of DR Congo vote results amid mounting tension

2019-01-09 20:08

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa appealed for the release of the delayed vote count in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

State capture must be probed, can't be swept 'under the carpet' - Mbalula

2019-01-09 09:15

The ANC's head of elections Fikile Mbalula has said members concerned the party might suffer at the polls due to revelations implicating its leaders at the commission of inquiry into state capture must accept that South Africans want the inquiry.

14 questions that will finally be answered in 2019 - from Steinhoff to Game of Thrones

2019-01-04 15:13

2019 is here and with it, we'll finally get answers to some big questions that have been plaguing us for months.

WATCH: Bolsonaro assumes Brazil presidency, promises big changes

2019-01-02 09:00

Far-right former army captain Jair Bolsonaro has been sworn in as Brazil's president, taking the reins of Latin America's largest and most populous nation with promises to overhaul myriad aspects of daily life.

16 reported dead in Bangladesh election violence

2018-12-30 20:26

More than a dozen people are reported to have been killed in election-related violence in Bangladesh. Here is the latest roundup on the parliamentary elections in Bangladesh.

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