The commission officially launched the polls in Midrand on Thursday calling on citizens, especially young people, to go out and register to vote.
JOHANNESBURG – The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) says it is more than ready for the upcoming elections because plans from 18 months ago are now beginning to come to fruition.
Johannesburg - ANC treasurer-general Paul Mashatile has assured members that the governing party will have enough money to fund campaigning for what looks set to be organisation’s toughest general elections yet.
MIDRAND - The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) says it’s on track and ready for the 2019 national elections.
Speaking at the launch, IEC chairperson Glen Mashinini said another priority was to ensure that the election was credible and free and fair.
The Dagga Party of South Africa is hoping to "#HotBoxTheHouse" as it prepares to contest this year's elections and potentially have a say on cannabis legislation in Parliament, if it can raise the hefty R200 000 registration free.
The Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) will “plead” with President Cyril Ramaphosa to announce a date for the national elections before the last registration weekend in January.
We work hard to deliver quality services to the people of the Western Cape and if I am elected premier, I will ensure that we take this province from good to great.”
Current laws defining the transparency and protocol relating to South Africa’s electoral processes are one step closer the being altered.
From its ancient origins (despite the limited franchise then), to our modern inclusive Constitution, democracy was always meant to give effect to the general will of the people as a whole through citizens' right to vote.
When the Electoral Commission publishes its list of 21 approved candidates in September, it excludes Bemba and exiled regional baron Moise Katumbi, both of them opposition heavyweights.
An agent of the National Independent Electoral Commission (CENI) tests a voting machine that arrived at the polling station in Lubumbashi, on the eve of the presidential, legislative and provincial elections.
The ANC in Gauteng plans to hit the ground running as it aims to get more people to register to vote, following the launch of the party's elections manifesto over the weekend.
Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati and his two commissioners were Thursday yet to agree on the date of the by-elections in Embakasi South and Ugenya constituencies, a week after Speaker of the National...
Two sets of party logos or symbol in colour; a R500 registration fee; and a hard copy of the Government Gazette in which your Notice appears, must also be submitted to the IEC.
President Ramaphosa kicked off the ANC's 107th anniversary celebrations in the lower South Coast region on Monday morning.
The CUPP, in a statement issued by its first spokesman, Ikenga Ugochinyere, yesterday, also alleged that there is an unholy collaboration among the trio of the Presidency; the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, and security forces which might ...
The CUPP in a statement issued by its first spokesman, Ikenga Ugochinyere, yesterday, also drew the attention of Nigerians to plans by the President Buhari administration to deploy military personnel across the country ahead of the polls.
He said that when the country was liberated it was thanks to churches who never forgot their role and never gave up on hope that South Africa would be free from a system of racial oppression.
The Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission Chairman Wafula Chebukati has released timelines for the Embakasi and Ugenya constituencies by-elections slated for April 5.
Members of the regional body include Angola and South Africa, old allies of President Joseph Kabila, who has ruled the central African country for the last 17 years.