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‘We’ll win Buffalo City and Mthatha’ — EFF

The EFF is convinced that it can wrestle control of several of the province’s major municipalities, including the Buffalo City Metro and OR Tambo district municipality, ...

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ANC is on the Right path now, Motlanthe tells disgruntled voters

Former president, and head of the ANC's electoral committee Kgalema Motlanthe believes the ruling party is on a better path now than it was in 2017 - ...

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ActionSA loses court bid to have its name on ballot papers

The Electoral Court has ruled against new political party ActionSA in its bid to have its name added to the ballot papers being used for the November ...

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Bet on ‘DA horse rather than an ANC donkey’, ...

In a final push before the local government elections on November 1, DA federal leader John Steenhuisen has urged supporters to vote for the party so they can oust the ANC in the uMngeni municipality in KwaZulu-Natal.
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Here's what the ANC intends to ask its mayoral ...

Prospective ANC mayors will have to field at least 18 tough questions from a panel of interviewers on why they should be appointed to lead municipalities.
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'Ramaphosa has forgotten about us,' say Soweto residents after postponed visit

Voters said at least ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa kept his promise to help residents get their electricity switched on.

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'Never!' Herman Mashaba slams suggestion he should've joined the EFF

Should Mashaba have joined the EFF with an agreement for him to be mayor of Joburg?

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ANC facing its problems honestly and boldly: Kgalema Motlanthe

Former ANC deputy president Kgalema Motlanthe on Thursday night told professionals and academics that the ANC admits to ...

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ANC renewal will be painful, but it's necessary - Mbeki

Former president Thabo Mbeki was sitting in his house one day when he got a missed call from a Cape Town number. Upon ...

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EFF will not only take over the wine farms in Stellenbosch, it will drink the wine, says ...

EFF leader Julius Malema has promised to get a new home for a blind Kayamandi woman who told the firebrand leader of ...

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Ramaphosa promises houses, jobs and services ... in just a few weeks

Ramaphosa full of promises, but is confronted by protesters during his Western Cape campaign

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'We've messed up,' says former deputy president Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka

Former deputy president Dr Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka has called on those elected in the upcoming local government ...

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ActionSA wants court to force IEC to 'find a way' to remedy ballot paper omission

Judge admits that the matter between the party and the electoral commission “is not a straightforward case”.

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'I’m sure things will be right over time,' says David Mabuza as he woos Mpumalanga voters

Deputy president David Mabuza says campaigning has been difficult this year, with concerns over unemployment and ...

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Equal Education protesters denounce ANC at Ramaphosa's Khayelitsha rally

Members of lobby group Equal Education on Thursday infiltrated an ANC election rally in Khayelitsha at the Cape Flats, ...

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IN PICS | Ramaphosa promises to build house for resident 'in three weeks' while ...

President Cyril Ramaphosa promised a resident a house on Thursday - to be built in three weeks.

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DA sets sights on JB Marks municipality in battle for North West

DA leader John Steenhuisen says his party has identified the JB Marks municipality in the North West as a strategic ...

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WATCH | Malema pokes fun at people attending EFF rally in ANC T-shirts

"We are happy to see that even members of the ANC have arrived because they know where to find leadership. They have no ...

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Zuma to lay criminal charges against Billy Downer for ‘leaking’ his medical records: Manyi

Mzwanele Manyi, spokesperson for the JG Zuma Foundation told TimesLIVE Zuma will lay the charges at the ...