South Africans cast their ballots on 8 May; the date was announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa in his State of the Nation Address on Wednesday.
It caused a bit of confusion as the “last chance to register” messaging was bandied about by political parties as the final voter registration weekends came and went.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that he intends to proclaim May 8 as the date of the 2019 general elections.
President Cyril Ramaphosa announced this in his second State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Thursday night.
Johannesburg - The Independent Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) has welcomed the elections date announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa, and urged eligible voters to register before elections proclamation.
While supporters flocked to stadiums in their thousands as a show of unitary force, the truth test for the ‘big three’ rests with the ballot box.
President Cyril Ramaphosa made the announcement during his 2019 State of the Nation Address before Parliament on Thursday.
South Africa's sixth democratic national and provincial elections will be held on May 8.
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced May 8 as the country's general election date.
Initial reviews from analysts and economists on president Cyril Ramaphosa’s state of the nation address are coming in.
Full of bluster as ever, Malema, who broke the media embargo on the state of the nation speech by sharing a Tweet with the 8 May 2019 election date before it was mentioned, said he believed Ramaphosa would be the ” last President of the ANC in thi...
It was the council's last meeting before the elections, which President Cyril Ramaphosa announced will take place on May 8, and the DA leader is in a bullish mood.
Mthembu says the address should focus on the economy in a broader sense but should also call for greater partnerships between the private sector and the state.
Ramaphosa said government will immediately start on a process of splitting Eskom into three different companies focusing on generation, transmission and distribution.
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane delivered an alternative state-of-the-nation (Sona) address a day before President Cyril Ramaphosa tabled the actual speech in Parliament.
The State of the Nation Address (SONA 2019) is only a couple of days away and South Africans are waiting with baited breath to hear what President Cyril Ramaphosa will prioritise this year.
President Cyril Ramaphosa says the description of the new anti-graft unit he announced in his State of the Nation Address (SONA) last week as the return of the old Scorpions, or Directorate of Special Operations, is not true.
“We have had to deal with the effects of state capture on vital public institutions, including our law enforcement agencies, whose integrity and ability to fulfil their mandate had been eroded in recent years,” Ramaphosa, who served as Zuma’s vice...
Cape Town - After less than a year in the job, President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to deliver the 2019 state-of-the-nation address (SONA) on Thursday and South Africans are expecting more than just the promise of a "new dawn" - a recurrent theme duri...
This power of the people was recently demonstrated by millions of voters across the United States of America who through their votes, amongst other changes, returned the Democratic Party to the majority in the House of Representatives and in so do...
Natalie Maimane is also at her husband's side, looking fresh in a crisp white jumpsuit perfect for Thursday’s sweltering Cape Town heat.