South African elections

 
Voters' drive draws young urbanites
Voters' drive draws young urbanites
It started slowly on Saturday, as it always does. But a surge on Sunday, with the traditional late-afternoon spike, allowed the Independent...
Desperate and divided, SA is gatvol
Desperate and divided, SA is gatvol
Increasingly, South Africans from all walks of life are mobilising for change. Many resort to public protest in the hope of galvanising the...
Dandala: It is my duty to help our nation
Dandala: It is my duty to help our nation
The Congress of the People (Cope) formally introduced its presidential candidate, Dr Mvume Dandala, to the media at Emperors Palace in Ekurhuleni...
Stay away from our rallies, ANC tells IFP
Stay away from our rallies, ANC tells IFP
The African National Congress (ANC) on Monday called on its rival, the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), to stay away from its rallies.
We would not put Madiba's life at risk, says ANC
We would not put Madiba's life at risk, says ANC
The African National Congress (ANC) has rejected as "regrettable" criticism from the Nelson Mandela Foundation over former president Nelson...
Cope confirms Dandala as presidential candidate
Cope confirms Dandala as presidential candidate
The Congress of the People (Cope) on Friday confirmed Bishop Mvume Dandala as its selection for presidential candidate.
IFP: We will meet ANC in court
IFP: We will meet ANC in court
The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) on Friday said it will meet the African National Congress (ANC) in court as the ruling party threatened to...
Army prepared for elections, World Cup
Army prepared for elections, World Cup
The South African National Defence Force is "overstretched" but capable of assisting in the upcoming elections, Confederations Cup and Fifa World...
Mantashe: ANC has not lost moral authority
Mantashe: ANC has not lost moral authority
The African National Congress (ANC) has not lost "moral authority" in South Africa, the party's general secretary, Gwede Mantashe, said on...
Political parties commit to peaceful election
Political parties commit to peaceful election
Political parties on Thursday vowed to keep the peace in the run-up to the national election, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) said.
ANC to step up KZN election campaign
ANC to step up KZN election campaign
The African National Congress (ANC) intends stepping up its election campaign by holding two major rallies in the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP)...
IEC: Political parties must prevent violence
IEC: Political parties must prevent violence
Political parties bear huge responsibility in ensuring the elections are free from violence and intolerance, the Independent Electoral Commission...