Maimane: Break down Ramaphosa's Trump-style wall of economic exclusion

2019-01-16 07:36

DA leader Mmusi Maimane said there was no difference between President Cyril Ramaphosa and Jacob Zuma, as both promised economic transformation which only led to wealth for the politically connected few.

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.

ANALYSIS: 7 key pointers to look out for in Ramaphosa's speech

2019-01-12 10:07

President Cyril Ramaphosa will deliver the ANC's annual January 8th Statement in Durban. The party will also launch its elections manifesto. This is what to look out for if you're going to watch.

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.

Why Hlaudi Motsoeneng wants you to vote for his new party

2018-12-13 18:43

Former SABC boss Hlaudi Motsoeneng has officially turned his back on the ANC, announcing the creation of the African Content Movement.

Solly Moeng: When the general elections need some general corrections

2018-10-31 06:01

There doesn't appear to be anyone to vote for. Time for a clean slate, says Solly Moeng.

Is 'Ramaphoria' working? Poll puts ANC support at 60%

2018-07-17 11:32

A new poll by market research firm Ipsos has the ANC polling at 60% support ahead of next year's elections.

Search for IEC commissioners gets underway

2018-06-25 19:20

The search for IEC commissioners has started smoothly as candidates took the hot seat before Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng.

2019 elections DA's most important ever - Maimane

2018-04-08 16:10

Returning Democratic Alliance federal leader Mmusi Maimane has closed out his party's 2018 federal congress by declaring the next general elections to be the most important the party will ever have.

2.7m South Africans registered to vote at the weekend

2018-03-13 17:33

There were 2.7 million South Africans who visited voting stations at the weekend to register or to update their details, the Independent Electoral Commission has announced


Solly Moeng: What's really behind the Zuma bromance, Mr President?

2019-01-16 06:25

Ramaphosa has done a great job of internal communications. Now it's time to tell SA what's up, says Solly Moeng.

Ramaphosa: Factionalism and patronage have diminished ANC's ability to lead transformation process

2019-01-12 13:53

Factionalism and patronage have diminished the ability of the ANC to lead the process of transformation and fulfil its mandate to the people, party president Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

OVERVIEW: 'Let’s grow South Africa together' - Ramaphosa concludes ANC election manifesto speech

2019-01-12 08:14

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has concluded his 2019 election manifesto speech at the Moses Mabhida Stadium, where thousands of supporters filled the stands in attendance to the party's January 8th statement.

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.

ANC strengthens support, but remains under 60% - SAIRR poll

2018-12-10 11:29

A new SA Institute of Race Relations poll shows the governing ANC's support has increased ahead of the 2019 general elections, while the DA and EFF have lost ground.

Can independents run for national SA elections? ConCourt says yes

2018-08-24 07:00

It seemed to have passed everyone by, but the Constitutional Court’s June ruling on political party funding may have opened the door for independents to run for office in provincial and national elections.

Protect polls from trolls

2018-07-01 06:26

Next year’s elections environment will be very different to past polls, particularly because of the growing role that social media plays in shaping and influencing opinions, writes William Bird.

Who will rule SA next year?

2018-06-07 14:10

The next national elections may be the first in 25 years in which no party wins an outright majority.

Elections, racially divisive rhetoric biggest risks to Ramaphosa’s governance - academic

2018-03-21 16:58

Opposition parties have seen huge potential in using radical rhetoric to instigate resentment amongst the electorate, says Prof. Haroon Bhorat.

ANC fears KZN voters will punish party at 2019 polls

2017-12-24 06:04

The KwaZulu-Natal ANC’s failure to secure a spot in the party’s top six has sparked fears that voters in the province will punish the party at the polls in 2019.

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