Political parties lodge complaints with IEC about removable ink, other issues
The IEC admitted it couldn’t say with certainty that the ink placed on thumbs could not be removed.
Young people in Alex shun chance to vote
Despite several parties visiting Alexandra and making promises to the community, some say they don’t believe them and won’t be voting.
Insults, promises and court days: Party antics in run-up to elections
From attempts to deregister the Black First Land First (BLF) party to some African National Congress (ANC) members hauling the party leadership to court, as well as mudslinging on the campaign trail, the jostling for votes reached fever pitch.
IEC says it’s all systems go for SA’s 6th general elections
The IEC’s Sy Mamabolo says the two days of special voting have helped the party fix glitches that have come to light Wednesday.
Ramaphosa: Those involved in state capture won't be in Cabinet, Parly
President Cyril Ramaphosa talked tough against corruption when he addressed a packed Ellis Park Stadium in Johannesburg during the party’s Siyaqoba rally.
ANC’s Mzwandile Masina: Party leaders must speak in one voice
Masina spoke to Eyewitness News ahead of the party's final rally which is understood to be running about an hour late.
Ronald Lamola: Ramaphosa is going to finish his term
The NEC member told Eyewitness News that they will fight back any attempts to recall ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa.
ANC confident it’s done enough to convince SA to vote for it
Ronald Lamola said the ANC is confident it had run a good campaign and will be announced as the governing party on Saturday.
Ramaphosa: ANC not broken beyond repair
President Cyril Ramaphosa said the ANC was on renewal mode and called on supporters in Tshwane to give the party a chance at the polls to prove this.
Give the ANC another chance, Ramaphosa pleads with Mamelodi residents
While addressing Mamelodi residents, President Cyril Ramaphosa told them they couldn’t return the DA to government in this metro.
Cope, Agang SA, Adec call for second chance at polls
As the country edges closer to next week’s elections, small political parties like Cope), Agang SA and Adec have made promises to the electorate, including a commitment to arrest former President Jacob Zuma.
More must be done to fight corruption among unions - Cosatu, Numsa
Trade unions are calling for unity in the labour movement and are warning that the well-being of workers is being compromised by divisions among them.
There’s a lot to celebrate on Workers’ Day – labour unions
As the world marks International Workers’ Day today, trade unions across the world have pledged their solidarity to workers and their struggle to achieve fair employment standards.
ANC: Party can deal with spying claims internally
At the weekend, ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule claimed that his phone and that of his deputy Jessie Duarte were tapped.
Letsatsi-Duba: Magashule must report phone tap claims to authorities
State Security Minister Dipuo Letsatsi-Duba said that her office had no records of ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule’s complaints that state security apparatus were being used to target him.
Magashule 'irresponsible' for raising phone tap claims publicly - ANC
Over the weekend, ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule said his phone and that of his deputy, Jessie Duarte, have been tapped.
Are political parties doing enough to draw in young voters?
Youngsters told EWN they don’t see a reason for their participation in the polls if young people won’t benefit in the long run.
Political party manifestos don't cater for youth, says activist
Some young people who feel let down by politicians say there’s no point in them voting next month and they want to send a strong message to those in power.