The ANC has won all six contested wards in the Tlokwe by-elections to take back control of the embattled municipality.
The DA and the ANC can now only wait for the outcome of Tlokwe by-election voting after a fierce battle for control over the municipality.
Residents of Tlokwe are voting in by-elections to decide whether the ANC regains control of the municipality.
Barack Obama spoke movingly. Ban Ki-moon paid tribute. But the crowd drew most of the attention at Nelson Mandela's massive state memorial service.
Crowds at Nelson Mandela's memorial have poured out their emotions, singing and booing, to the point that Cyril Ramaphosa had to call for calm.
Nelson Mandela died on a day when SA politics was in its usual ugly, fractured state. Will Madiba's memory help or harm the ANC, asks Verashni Pillay.
The ANC has denied electioneering at its Nelson Mandela prayer event in Mthatha, saying members were inspired by his membership to the party.
The ANC has cancelled its planned national executive committee meeting to mourn the passing of its former president, Nelson Mandela.
On the death of Nelson Mandela, the ANC says the nation has lost a "colossus, an epitome of humility ... and the hope of millions".
Party members are confident that they have all the answers for doubling voters.
When building started at Nkandla in 2009, the public works Âdepartment estimated the upgrade would cost R28-million.
Although the ANC is no longer accusing Thuli Madonsela of political motives, it maintains she is responsible for the Nkandla report leak.
The public protector has rebuffed claims by the ANC that her office leaked a provisional report on spending at President Jacob Zuma's home in Nkandla.
Listen to the full press conference podcast as the ANC answers questions on the Nkandla controversy.