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Technicality means IFP mayor in uMhlathuze replaced after 15 days

Dr Nkonzonyakhe Donda was elected mayor on November 23, with his term spanning 15 days.

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Here’s why the EFF rejected the land expropriation without ...

Malema said the current version was watered down and was not about transferring land to black people.

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ANC MP 'used discriminatory and derogatory term' in WhatsApp spat

Faiez Jacobs, an ANC backbencher in parliament and former Western Cape party secretary, was guilty of breaching the ethics code for using a term ...

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Ekurhuleni is running on autopilot, claims former ...

Former mayor and now opposition leader Mzwandile Masina says the DA is not exhibiting any “sense of urgency" to set up key committees.
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‘I’m really not interested’: Malema denies he ...

EFF leader Julius Malema has denied accusations by the DA that he wants to control municipal officials in hung metros.
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Mike Basopu to return to politics as ANC MP

Former Bhisho legislature ANC MPL and former COPE leader in the province, Dr Mike Basopu, is to return to parliamentary ...

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EFF had no obligation to save Masina because of our friendship: Malema

EFF leader Julius Malema says his friendship with former Ekurhuleni mayor Mzwandile Masina, who failed to secure a ...

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ANC OR Tambo elective conference postponed to next weekend

The much-awaited ANC OR Tambo regional elective conference, which was scheduled to take place at the weekend, has been ...

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DA wins mayorship of hotly-contested Metsimaholo in Free State

The DA has gained control of Metsimaholo municipality in the Free State after its mayoral candidate Jeff Zwane was ...

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Siviwe Gwarube 'looking forward' to new role as DA deputy chief whip

DA MP Siviwe Gwarube says she is thrilled to serve as the party’s deputy chief whip in the National Assembly after her ...

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Here’s why new DA mayor Marlene van Staden was elected through a coin toss

A coin toss has seen DA councillor Marlene van Staden win the mayoral position in Modimolle-Mookgophong local ...

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Not so fast : DA mayors taking time to pick right MMCs, says Mpho Phalatse

Phalatse revealed that the DA and several opposition parties  had agreed on several “non-negotiable” principles.

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Joburg council meeting descends into chaos as ANC demands mayor withdraws pro-Israel ...

Newly elected Johannesburg executive mayor Mpho Phalatse's acceptance speech for the position quickly turned chaotic on ...

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DA spokesperson Siviwe Gwarube elected party's deputy chief whip

DA spokesperson Siviwe Gwarube has been elected deputy chief whip of the party in the National Assembly.

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ANC provincial elective conference postponed to 2022

The much anticipated ANC provincial conference initially scheduled for mid December, where new provincial party leaders ...

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Factionalism and infighting must end, says new OR Tambo mayor

No sooner had he officially received the chain of honour on Wednesday, OR Tambo district municipality’s new ...

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ANC pulls out of Kannaland coalition

The ANC has pulled out of its coalition agreement with the Independent Civic Organisation of SA (Icosa) in Kannaland, ...

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‘The new dawn is a fraud’: Maimane, EFF weigh in on increasing youth unemployment

One SA Movement leader Mmusi Maimane and the EFF have weighed in on the unemployment crisis facing the youth after ...

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ANC was punished at the polls for not convincing SA it was dealing with corruption — ...

The ANC head of elections Fikile Mbalula admitted that voters punished the party for being unconvincing in its promise ...