Tlokwe

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.

Latest

From the archives: For the first time, an insiders’ account of the Third Force

Two young gangsters give an horrific account of how they were encouraged, equipped and trained to carry out violence against ANC-linked targets by the security forces.

Ramaphosa bets big on infrastructure to boost economy

Sona was a mixed bag but there were some meaningful announcements

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it