It is a matter of hours to go before voting stations open for Saturday's elections in Zimbabwe. The Mail & Guardian Online spoke to South African political parties and NGOs ahead of the controversial poll. "Mugabe will rule again. It would be a miracle if he didn't," said the Inkatha Freedom Party's Musa Zondi.
Ncumisa Kondlo, a member of the African National Congress (ANC) national executive committee (NEC) and deputy chairperson of the South African Communist Party, died in East London on Monday, the ANC said. Kondlo was elected to the NEC in December 2007 and also served on the party's national working committee.