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Concourt rules that local government elections will go ahead

​The Constitutional Court has ruled that local government elections can go ahead on August 3 without a complete voters' roll.

‘The ANC does not win elections, it steals them’

A Concourt decision to set aside the by-elections results in Tlokwe has left opposition parties questioning the motives of both the ANC and IEC.

Letter: Paraffin contract was legit

The article? “Paraffin for poor fuels outrage” (September 18) contains allegations that are factually incorrect.

Independent candidates claim Tlokwe by-elections were rigged

Eight independent candidates from Tlokwe municipality claim that last month's by-elections were rigged and want the results set aside.

Mandela mojo wins back Tlokwe

The ANC has drawn on the power of Nelson Mandela's name to attract voters into the Tlokwe by-elections driven away by party infighting.

ANC trumps DA to take back Tlokwe

The ANC has won all six contested wards in the Tlokwe by-elections to take back control of the embattled municipality.

DA, ANC anxiously await Tlokwe by-election results

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.

Battle for Tlokwe heats up as provincial alliance grows

A growing number of Supra Mahumapelo supporters in leadership positions provides North West ANC with a chance to reclaim Tlokwe from the DA.

Tlokwe: ANC North West denies Maphetle was redeployed

As former Tlokwe mayor Maphetle Maphetle takes up a post in the North West legislature, the ANC in the province has denied he was redeployed.

DA stages walkout at Tlokwe council meeting

ANC Tlokwe chief whip Dakota Legoete says a municipality meeting in the North West had to be halted after the DA staged a walked out.

Tlokwe candidates were biased, says Electoral Court

The independent candidates disqualified from taking part in Tlokwe's recent by-elections were severely prejudiced, says the Electoral Court.

ANC tries to ‘sneak in’ Tlkowe no-confidence vote

The ANC has allegedly attempted to re-take control of Tlokwe by "sneaking in" a motion of no confidence in DA mayor Annette Combrink.

Tlokwe: Madonsela to probe distribution of food parcels

Public protector Thuli Madonsela's office has said she will investigate the handing out of food in Tlokwe by the minister of social development.

Tlokwe: DA snubs ‘illegal’ council special meeting

The DA has not attended a council meeting in Tlokwe, saying it contravened the council's rules of order and the Municipal Structures Act.

ANC’s battle for Tlokwe not over

The ANC will be going all out to win the six outstanding wards where it claims it has majority support.

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Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu’s death

The ANC has slammed conspiracy theorists and cautioned against showing complacency towards the deadly virus

Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister ‘a life-long champion of freedom and democracy’

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