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Malamulele residents express their dissatisfaction to Zuma

Wednesday 16 April 2014 21:24

The Malamulele community expressed their displeasure about government’s refusal to grant them their municipality.


Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille made the comments after her door-to-door campaigns in Soshanguve and Hammanskraal.
Youth must remember the struggle: Zille

Wednesday 16 April 2014 15:23

Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille on Wednesday urged the youth to remember where the country came from and to use their votes to help shape the future.


The validity of the election may be questioned if there are an unusually high proportion of spoilt votes.
Spoiling your vote

Monday 14 April 2014 18:42

Former Intelligence Minister Ronnie Kasrils' 'no vote' campaign has generated mixed reaction surrounding the voters right to spoil their vote.


Jordan not supporting ‘no vote campaign’

Monday 14 April 2014 13:22

Former cabinet minister and ANC National Executive Committee member Pallo Jordan says he does not support his comrade former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasril's 'no vote' campaign.


African National Congress leadership will continue campaigning in Gauteng on Monday.
ANC campaigns to keep Gauteng

Sunday 13 April 2014 15:13

With less than a month to go until the general elections, ANC bigwigs spent the weekend campaigning in Gauteng.


DA parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko.
Mazibuko urges N Cape to vote DA

Saturday 12 April 2014 16:37

The DA was the only political party that could deliver the vision of South Africa enshrined in the Constitution, parliamentary leader Lindiwe Mazibuko said on Saturday.


Congress of SA Trade Unions president Sidumo Dlamini.
Sdumo reiterates calls for a ‘ceasefire’ in Cosatu

Friday 11 April 2014 20:23

Cosatu president Sidumo Dlamini has pleaded for a "ceasefire" between union affiliates to give the ANC's plan to help the troubled trade union federation a chance to work.


Deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa said the Congress of SA Trade Unions needs to be united.
Ramaphosa calls for a ‘ceasefire’ in Cosatu

Friday 11 April 2014 15:11

The ANC needs a strong Cosatu, not a weak, divided one, African National Congress deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa said on Friday.


The DA sms was described as fair comment by Acting Judge Mike Hellens.
ANC to appeal sms ruling

Monday 7 April 2014 17:14

The ANC is to appeal against a court ruling that dismissed its objections to a Democratic Alliance sms accusing President Jacob Zuma of stealing public money.


ANC distances itself from ‘security upgrades SMS’

Saturday 5 April 2014 17:29

The African National Congress (ANC) has distanced itself from an SMS relating to security upgrades which some people have received on their phones.


According to Prof Susan Booysens, the ruling in favour of a DA election SMS caught the ANC by surprise and is much more than just a drop in the bucket for the ruling party.
SMS ruling a major blow for ANC: analyst

Friday 4 April 2014 16:15

Professor Susan Booysens says the ANC will now need to “really take stock” with only a month left until South Africa’s 2014 general elections.


‘ANC election campaign undeterred by Nkandla report’

Thursday 3 April 2014 20:22

The African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal says its elections campaign is undeterred by the Public Protector's Nkandla report.


President Zuma undertook on Wednesday to give Parliament a "further report" on "decisive executive interventions" on his private Nkandla home.
Objections launched against Zuma's nomination

Wednesday 2 April 2014 20:50

The Institute for Accountability in Southern Africa (IFAISA) has filed an objection against President Jacob Zuma's nomination as a candidate in the May 7 general elections.


Gauteng premier candidate Mmusi Maimane said that the sms was sent to 1.6m prospective voters in Gauteng.
We feel Nkandla sms was fair comment: DA

Wednesday 2 April 2014 12:17

The sms the DA sent to voters stating public funds were "stolen" to upgrade Nkandla was fair comment, Gauteng premier candidate Mmusi Maimane said on Wednesday.


Political parties to be accorded free airtime on SABC

Monday 31 March 2014 18:41

Political parties are to be accorded free airtime on SABC platforms.


Willies Mchunu says the police are also investigating reports that a hit squad is operating at the hostel.
We cannot rule out political motive in KwaMashu shooting: Mchunu

Monday 31 March 2014 16:23

KwaZulu-Natal Safety and Liaison MEC Willies Mchunu say they cannot rule out a political motive in the KwaMashu Hostel shooting.


ANC NEC did not discuss Nkandla report: Mantashe

Monday 31 March 2014 16:23

ANC secretary-general Gwede Mantashe says the party's NEC meeting held over the weekend did not discuss Public Protector Thuli Madonsela's Nkandla report.


Two ANC members shot dead in KwaMashu

Monday 31 March 2014 11:50

It has emerged that two people who were shot dead at the notorious KwaMashu Hostel, north of Durban, were African National Congress (ANC) members.


NFP leader wants meeting with ANC to diffuse tension

Monday 31 March 2014 06:45

National Freedom Party (NFP) leader Zanele KaMagwaza-Msibi has called for an urgent meeting with the African National Congress (ANC) leadership to calm the situation in KwaZulu-Natal.


NFP Secretary General Nhlanhla Khubisa has condemned the incident and called on police to arrest the attackers.
ANC distances itself from NFP violence

Sunday 30 March 2014 19:47

Police have been called to Enhlanhleni after violence broke out during an NFP election campaign at Mzumbe on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast.


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