VIDEO: ANC Gauteng launches socialisation campaign

The idea to mingle with the people while also finding time to relax came from the leadership of ANC structures.

The ANC Gauteng has started its ‘ANC Sundays campaign’ to socialise with communities where they meet for social gatherings and to canvass for votes in surrounding common spots as a way to take the ANC to the people in the run-up to the 2019 election.

VIDEO: ANC Gauteng launches socialisation campaign
VIDEO: ANC Gauteng launches socialisation campaign

VIDEO: ANC Gauteng launches socialisation campaign

The idea to mingle with the people while also finding time to relax came from the leadership of ANC structures.

EFF boasts it is on the brink of taking Limpopo from ANC

EFF boasts it is on the brink of taking Limpopo from ANC

Malema said the EFF would ensure people become employers in the land of their birth, rather than employees.
Keep politics out of sport, says Holomisa

Keep politics out of sport, says Holomisa

He was conducting a door-to-door campaign to charm voters ahead of the May 8 general election .
Violence erupts as Bheki Cele campaigns in KZN

Violence erupts as Bheki Cele campaigns in KZN

Though the police minister was in the area, he was not involved in the altercation.
DA decides not to fight Ramaphosa like it did Zuma

DA decides not to fight Ramaphosa like it did Zuma

While Maimane seems unafraid to take Ramaphosa to task, party insiders say the DA has strategised that the president is too popular to take on nationally.
Big head’s T-shirts give people nightmares, claims Malema

Big head’s T-shirts give people nightmares, claims Malema

The EFF leader has encouraged people to stop getting excited over T-shirts and ask for important things instead.
Ramaphosa misled Western Cape residents about housing delivery – DA

Ramaphosa misled Western Cape residents about housing delivery – DA

The president and his corrupt cadres must not underestimate the South African electorate who has been fed lies for too long, says the party.
Zimbabwe is better off than SA – Malema

Zimbabwe is better off than SA – Malema

The EFF leader says the party aims to ensure resources and the economy are owned by the black majority.
The DA will defeat the ANC ‘like apartheid’, says Maimane

The DA will defeat the ANC ‘like apartheid’, says Maimane

Maimane also took a swipe at the Freedom Front Plus, saying it wanted to divide people into racial groupings.
WATCH: Agang leader twerks for votes as the party launches its manifesto

WATCH: Agang leader twerks for votes as the party launches its manifesto

For some, the manifesto launch offered proof the party ‘still exists’.
North West DA says it will do better than the ‘very low’ amount of votes it received last time

North West DA says it will do better than the ‘very low’ amount of votes it received last time

The party’s North West premier candidate says its ambition is to lower the ANC’s share of the vote to below 50 percent.
WATCH: Mantashe asks woman if he can buy her vote for R20

WATCH: Mantashe asks woman if he can buy her vote for R20

The ANC national chairperson went door to door campaigning in Kathu, in the Northern Cape region of Deben.
Almost 27m voters eligible to cast votes in elections – IEC

Almost 27m voters eligible to cast votes in elections – IEC

Of the 26.74 million registered voters, 14,716,879 – or 55% – are women, the IEC said.
We don’t want leaders who lie, cheat – Buthelezi

We don’t want leaders who lie, cheat – Buthelezi

The IFP’s leader said at the party’s Gauteng manifesto launch they would scrap e-tolls, and advocate for the return of the death penalty.
IFP promises to reopen debate on reinstatement of death penalty

IFP promises to reopen debate on reinstatement of death penalty

Free WiFi would be also offered to rural and township businesses to increase access to financial services.
Ramaphosa briefly fools SA into thinking his account was hacked

Ramaphosa briefly fools SA into thinking his account was hacked

It turned out to be an elections publicity stunt to get people to vote ANC.
Malema calls his EFF members’ actions ‘the highest form of stupidity’

Malema calls his EFF members’ actions ‘the highest form of stupidity’

Footage of EFF members illegally removing ANC posters could see the party sanctioned by the IEC.
VIDEO: Apologetic EFF ‘condemns’ members for removing ANC posters

VIDEO: Apologetic EFF ‘condemns’ members for removing ANC posters

However, others have been quick to suggest that ANC members may be equally, or even more, to blame.
Small and newer parties make the most noise at IEC signing ceremony

Small and newer parties make the most noise at IEC signing ceremony

The ballot this year will be the longest in democratic history despite the IEC requiring hefty deposit fees that aren’t refunded if parties don’t win a seat.
IEC promises to keep lights on in voting stations during elections

IEC promises to keep lights on in voting stations during elections

The Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) chief electoral officer Sy Mamabolo said that the recent power cuts would not negatively impact the upcoming elections.
Here is a list of the 48 political parties contesting 2019 elections

Here is a list of the 48 political parties contesting 2019 elections

The parties pledged to abide by the IEC rules during the elections.
PAC expects to win ‘no less than 50 seats’ in the 2019 elections

PAC expects to win ‘no less than 50 seats’ in the 2019 elections

Despite currently holding only one seat in parliament, the party is counting on exponential growth.
Political parties to promise to behave themselves by signing IEC code of conduct

Political parties to promise to behave themselves by signing IEC code of conduct

All registered parties must publicly commit to upholding the IEC’s code at a ceremony on Wednesday.
Community unrest biggest threat to May 8 polls – SAPS

Community unrest biggest threat to May 8 polls – SAPS

Protests and conflicts are identified by the police as being possible future threats.
61% of voters likely to back ANC, Ipsos poll finds

61% of voters likely to back ANC, Ipsos poll finds

Of all South Africans eligible to vote, a quarter are not interested in politics/elections, says the research firm.
Police put contingencies in place if voting stations go dark on May 8

Police put contingencies in place if voting stations go dark on May 8

Generators will apparently be deployed to certain voting stations if necessary.

 

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