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.
Tony Leon joins in on the elections campaigning
Tony Leon and premier candidate Alan Winde took to the streets of Delft as part of a three-day “whistle-stop” tour of several communities.
IEC to release results on first Saturday after election
The IEC said that everything was in place for the sixth general elections and that 60 million ballot papers had been printed.
IEC to deploy 189,000 volunteers at voting stations on election day
The vote capturing process starts on Monday and Tuesday for special votes before the big day on Wednesday, which will see millions of registered voters head to the polls.
Cosatu May Day rally underway in Athlone
The day’s activities started with a protest march to Athlone Police Station to register workers’ concerns about the devastating effects of crime and violence on the Cape Flats communities.
ANC's Magashule says he’s laid spy claims complaint with intelligence watchdog
State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba on Monday called on ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule to officially report his claims that his phone was being bugged to her office and the police.
ANC: Up to Ramaphosa to decide on Cabinet size
President Cyril Ramaphosa told the nation last February he would look into downsizing the executive, possibly to just 25 members.
It’s still not too late to change our candidate lists – ANC
Despite saying the power to change the lists rests with the party's integrity committee, ANC spokesperson Dakota Legoete said it was also up to leaders urged to resign whether they accept the recommendations of the ANC’s integrity commission.
Axing of Jiba, Mrwebi sets a new path for the NPA – Batohi
NPA boss Shamila Batohi said the decision to fire Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi came at a time when the country yearned for accountability and a revived commitment to the rule of law.