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IEC Deputy Chairperson Terry Tselane says they are ready for this years elections.
IEC Deputy Chairperson Terry Tselane says they are ready for this years elections.

31 million ballot papers already printed for 2014 polls: IEC

Wednesday 23 April 2014 16:17

The IEC says it has already printed 31 million ballot papers for this year's general elections and their delivery inside and outside the country is already under way.

31 million ballot papers already printed for 2014 polls: IEC

Wednesday 23 April 2014 16:17

The IEC says it has already printed 31 million ballot papers for this year's general elections and their delivery inside and outside the country is already under way.

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Afrikaners want economic freedom: EFF

Wednesday 23 April 2014 10:30

Afrikaners, including some farmers, also believe in economic freedom, according to Economic Freedom Fighters Communications and Media Strategist Kim Keller.

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Icasa awaits SABC's response to EFF ad complaint

Wednesday 23 April 2014 09:30

Icasa councillor, Rueben Mohlaloga, says the authority is waiting for confirmation from the SABC with regards to an EFF complaint in order for a court hearing date to be set.

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Pikoli adds voice against Vote-No campaign

Wednesday 23 April 2014 06:21

Former National Director of Public Prosecutions, Vusi Pikoli is the latest to disagree with former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasril's Vote-No Campaign.

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Cosatu support for ANC is conditional: Vavi

Wednesday 23 April 2014 06:00

Cosatu General Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi says he will abide by Cosatu's decision to support the ANC in the upcoming elections.

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Icasa receives EFF advert complaint

Wednesday 23 April 2014 05:55

The Independent Communications Authority has confirmed that it's received a complaint from the Economic Freedom Fighters after its election advertisement was rejected by the SABC.

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KZN political parties promise peaceful elections

Tuesday 22 April 2014 20:21

Political parties in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands have promised a peaceful election in the area.

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ANC aims to increase number of academics with PHD degrees

Tuesday 22 April 2014 18:47

The African National Congress says it is concerned that only 38 % of all South African academics have PHD degrees.

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Consider entire Nkandla report: FF Plus

Tuesday 22 April 2014 18:47

A Parliamentary committee set up to deal with the Nkandla affair should consider the Public Protector's entire report on the matter, the Freedom Front Plus said on Tuesday.

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ANC gaining ground: Zuma

Tuesday 22 April 2014 18:24

President Jacob Zuma says contrary to popular view by political analysts - the ANC is continuously gaining ground and increasing its support base in various communities.

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