news24.com

WATCH: Helen Zille: An 'accidental politician' looks back on 2 decades

Zille was then appointed Western Cape MEC for Education, and then, in 2001, after the New National Party left the Democratic Alliance (DA) to join ...

- news24.com | 4 months ago

Political parties wrap up campaigns as election day looms

Meanwhile, in Port Elizabeth, the DA highlighted the need for job creation and touched on alleged corruption within the Nelson Mandela Bay ...

- heraldlive.co.za | 4 months ago

citizen.co.za

ANC odds-on in three-horse election race

... governing ANC, the official opposition, the Democratic Alliance (DA) and the second-biggest opposition party, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) ...

- citizen.co.za | 4 months ago

citizen.co.za

The smaller parties are looking ever more irrelevant

South Africans have two days before they cast their votes at the general election and political parties have all wound down their campaigns.

- citizen.co.za | 4 months ago

ewn.co.za

Under new leader, ANC faces frustrated S.African voters

The ANC is still expected to win the vote, but the result will reveal whether its new leader, President Cyril Ramaphosa, can reverse growing ...

- ewn.co.za | 4 months ago

iol.co.za

ANC will win no matter what: Ramaphosa

DA leader Mmusi Maimane spoke to supporters at Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto on Saturday. Voting gets under way today with special votes.

- iol.co.za | 4 months ago

businesslive.co.za

LETTER: Keep up pressure on governing party

But a snide focus is reserved in particular for the DA and its leader, Mmusi Maimane, a man whose probity and political oratory are arguably among ...

- businesslive.co.za | 4 months ago

ewn.co.za

Maimane, Malema and Ramaphosa battle it out for elections

Mmusi Maimane, 38, is the first black leader of the Democratic Alliance, South Africa's main opposition party. Raised in the Johannesburg township of ...

- ewn.co.za | 4 months ago

biznews.com

Why Born Frees are over the ANC – The Wall Street Journal

DUBLIN — For about 20 years, nothing much changed in South African politics. The ANC dominated with almost two-thirds of the vote, and the DA ...

- biznews.com | 4 months ago

dailymaverick.co.za

The EFF is in line to be the official opposition

These elections will see the EFF becoming the main opposition party after the 8 May. The EFF will grow bigger than the DA because the EFF speaks ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago

dailymaverick.co.za

Yes Mandla, the DA is the only party that still honours Madiba's legacy

The DA has been attacked by, among others Mandla Mandela, for claiming Madiba's legacy in election slogans urging citizens to vote for the party to ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago

dailymaverick.co.za

How the parties shape up come 8 May, province by province

The DA is hopeful of gains to up its current 23 seats in the provincial legislature obtained on 30,78% of the vote in 2014 when the ANC got 40 seats ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago

dailymaverick.co.za

A single EFF promise that would outstrip Eskom's entire debt in a year

As he wound up the EFF's campaign on Sunday, the party's leader, Julius Malema, won the loudest applause for his promise to double social grants.

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago

dailymaverick.co.za

Writing the 2019 Elections: South Africa has a clear choice between progress and chaos

The question of trust is key. It has to do with the integrity of the next president, coupled with capabilities, credibility, perception, and various forms of ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago

moneyweb.co.za

Ramaphosa expected to 'just miss' mandate threshold

In the 2014 general and provincial election the ANC garnered 62.15% of the votes, the Democratic Alliance (DA) 22.23% and the Economic Freedom ...

- moneyweb.co.za | 4 months ago

dailymaverick.co.za

Curiouser and Curiouser – the strange case of the 2019 elections

This has, by any standards, been a rather strange election campaign by the major parties. The ANC is riven with factionalism, the DA spends its time ...

- dailymaverick.co.za | 4 months ago

politicsweb.co.za

We won't apologise for Ramaphosa-Bosasa bribery claim - DA

The Democratic Alliance (DA) has today received communication from the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) that the ANC has laid a complaint ...

- politicsweb.co.za | 4 months ago

menafn.com

Corruption main theme at political rallies ahead of South African polls

The Democratic Alliance held its final rally on Saturday. Ramaphosa 'is no saviour ... he is part of the problem,' said leader Mmusi Maimane.

- menafn.com | 4 months ago