Independent candidates ruling won't impact 2019 elections
On Thursday, the Constitutional Court found the applicants failed to show urgency in the matter, which was dismissed by the Western Cape High Court in April.
The ConCourt has found that the applicants failed to show urgency in the matter of whether South Africans have the right to run for national and provincial elections independently.79 days ago
The executive secretary of the Casac, Lawson Naidoo, says such reform would be a lengthy process.112 days ago
The New Nation Movement has approached the Western Cape High Court to declare the Electoral Act unconstitutional as it excludes independent candidates to partake in the elections.112 days ago
The New Nation Movement said it wants the Electoral Act declared unconstitutional as it does not allow independent candidates to partake in the elections.113 days ago