Election Lists

A century of voter struggles told beautifully through people’s promise and despair

​Martin Plaut’s book on the disenfranchisement of black voters in 1909 suggests comparison with today’s inflammatory party-list system.

Elections 2014: IEC upholds one candidate objection

The IEC says only one objection to candidates on the political parties' lists has been upheld, after it received 45.

IEC receives 40 objections on election candidate lists

The IEC says it has received about 40 objections to election candidates and will consider all of them by next week.

Parties vet candidates to avoid embarrassment

Political parties say that their priority in putting forth their candidate lists this year has been to submit credible people with no bad records.

Elections 2014: Deadline closes for party list submissions

The IEC says at least 48 political parties have paid their deposits and submitted parliamentary candidate lists ahead of the deadline.

Mantashe questions minorities on ANC list

Some of the ANC's National Assembly nominees did not deserve to be on the list, ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe said.

ANC list: It’s all about the comeback kids

The ANC's National Assembly choices shows a list of former administrations' MPs - and previously booted ministers - set to return to power.

DA challenges ANC to release election lists

The DA has dared the ANC to publish the names of candidates nominated to represent the party in Parliament after elections.


Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders