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EDITORIAL: Writing was on the board for DA
EDITORIAL: Writing was on the board for DA
The results of the general election had not been declared yet, but the electronic boards towering over the Electoral Commission of South Africa...
Independent candidates snatch wards from the ANC in embattled Maluti-a-Phofung
Independent candidates snatch wards from the ANC in embattled Maluti-a-Phofung
Ten former ANC councillors who contested as independent candidates in the Free State’s Maluti-a-Phofung municipality snatched wards from the...
Gumede withdraws her resignation as mayor
Gumede withdraws her resignation as mayor
The swearing in of new Durban mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has been postponed indefinitely after the incumbent, Zandile Gumede, withdrew her resignation as...
IEC deregisters BLF, upholds ATM’s status
IEC deregisters BLF, upholds ATM’s status
The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) has ruled that the Black First Land First’s (BLF) registration as a political party is unlawful...
EFF suffers second court defeat in a week
EFF suffers second court defeat in a week
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party has been formally warned under the Electoral Act about the behaviour of its leaders in their treatment of...
Mabuza to be sworn in as MP after meeting with integrity commission
Mabuza to be sworn in as MP after meeting with integrity commission
ANC deputy president David Mabuza is set to be sworn in as a member of Parliament on Tuesday, clearing the way for his appointment as deputy...
IEC rejects court threat from small parties
IEC rejects court threat from small parties
The Electoral Commission (IEC) said on Saturday that it would “vigorously oppose” any legal action aimed at interfering in the elections or the...
IEC intent on announcing final results on Saturday
IEC intent on announcing final results on Saturday
The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) says it will not hold the country back and remains intent on announcing the results of the sixth...
Townships hold fate of Gauteng in their hands
Townships hold fate of Gauteng in their hands
The fate of Gauteng lies in the hands of the province’s biggest townships, with the likes of Soweto, Soshanguve and Tembisa likely to decide...
Small parties send lawyer’s letter to the IEC
Small parties send lawyer’s letter to the IEC
Attorneys for a group of 27 political parties has urgently written to the Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) demanding an independent audit...
Ace: Cyril was not the reason for the ANC’s electoral win
Ace: Cyril was not the reason for the ANC’s electoral win
ANC secretary general Ace Magashule has rubbished claims that the party would have gotten 40% in the elections had a different leader — other...
Behind the scenes: Reporting on an election
Behind the scenes: Reporting on an election
At some point in the very early hours of Friday morning, the coffee at the results centre in Tshwane ran out.

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