ANC NEC to select new Parliament Speaker, NCOP chairperson
The ANC’s highest decision-making body, the NEC, has already decided who will lead seven of the eight provinces under the party’s control.
Musician Ringo Madlingozi one of the new faces expected in Parly
As expected, the African National Congress’ (ANC) final list of MPs includes some familiar faces, including some accused of corruption.
Mogoeng warns incoming MPs, MPLs against corruption
A total of 400 candidates have been put forward for the National Assembly while 430 will serve in the National Council of Provinces.
Chief Justice Moegoeng to receive list of new MPs today
The sixth Parliament will officially begin next week and at the centre of this will be the allocation of seats to MPs based on party lists.
ANC, DA to receive fewer rands from IEC fund after decline in votes
The ANC and the DA, which lost 19 and five MP seats, respectively, in the National Assembly, will be getting a smaller slice of the pie this time around with the EFF and the Freedom Front Plus getting a bit more.
Ramaphosa’s Cabinet decisions could divide ANC, says analyst
Ridding Cabinet of those perceived to be in the Jacob Zuma faction will be one of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s biggest headaches, according to political analyst Amanda Gouws.
Eyes on Ramaphosa's Cabinet picks after ANC elections win
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to announce a greatly reduced team after he is elected as president by the National Assembly next week Wednesday.
Rasool: The ANC has accepted that the DA will govern WC
All indications are that the ANC will remain the official opposition in the Western Cape for another five years.
Smaller parties weigh options as vote counting draws to a close
The IEC is expected to finalise election results during the course of Friday.
DA’s WC results positive ‘given where the party was a year ago’ - analyst
Although the DA will hang on to its majority, projections show its result will be less than the 57% it secured in the previous election.
DA no longer worried about ANC-EFF coalition in WC
The DA is no longer concerned about an African National Congress and Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) coalition in the province and looks set to retain the province according to early numbers.
DA leads ANC in WC, De Lille's Good in third place
With a fifth of the votes counted in the Western Cape, the DA has taken the early lead at about 58% of the total votes counted.
ANC takes early lead as results start trickling in
It will still be more than 48 hours before South Africans know the final results.
Tech glitches, IEC staff not pitching for work at some voting stations
These issues, among others, were reported by observers monitoring the elections in Cape Town.
'It’s a different time now,' says Denis Goldberg recalling first democratic vote
Struggle stalwart Andrew Mlangeni has also made his mark in Kenilworth.
Voting off to smooth start in CT
All voting stations are open and functioning as normal.
DA's Winde confident wet CT weather won't keep voters away
Alan Winde, who hopes to be premier of the Western Cape, joined the queue of voters at the Batavia School in Claremont just after 8am.
IEC: Some hiccups but last day of special voting proceeding smoothly
Over 700,000 voters had been granted permission to cast a special vote.