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Congress of South African Trade Unions general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi. Picture: PUXLEY MAKGATHO

Vavi must campaign for ANC, says Cosatu

Contradictions in ANC-brokered peace process to resolve factional battle within its alliance partner are showing

ANC members at odds over Nkandla committee

Speaker of Parliament Max Sisulu. Picture: SUNDAY WORLD
3 day(s) ago

National Assembly speaker Max Sisulu agrees that ad hoc committee should start work as soon as possible

High-profile awards ‘part of ANC campaign’

WORRIED:  James Selfe says holding the event close to the election, certainly politicised it. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
3 day(s) ago

Release of an unusually long list of people due to get National Orders prompts accusations that the Presidency is using the annual awards ceremony as an electioneering event

UDM’s Holomisa makes most of Amcu’s rise

3 day(s) ago

Party confident it will play prominent role in North West government after election, writes Setumo Stone

DA’s ‘banned’ election ads to return to SABC

Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
4 day(s) ago

Democratic Alliance election campaign adverts pulled by SABC will be aired by state broadcaster over Easter long weekend

Political debate in SA ‘being harmed by misconceptions about economy’

Economist Mike Schussler speak at a breakfast briefing on political and economic post-election challenges in Pretoria on Wednesday. Picture: PUXLEY MAKGATHO
4 day(s) ago

Absence of credible information and data about state of economy and land ownership is exacerbating situation in lead-up to elections, says economist

South Africans urged to ‘vote in defence’ of democracy

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils at a media briefing about the ‘Vote No’ campaign at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg on Tuesday. Picture: THE TIMES
5 day(s) ago

Group that includes academics and former government ministers calls on citizens to spoil their ballot or vote ‘tactically’ for a minority party

African National Congress stalls committee probing Nkandla

President Jacob Zuma. Picture: SOWETAN
5 day(s) ago

Clearest indication yet that the ANC in Parliament will close ranks in the committee to protect Zuma

Youth league hits back as Kasrils lays into ANC

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
6 day(s) ago

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils to launch campaign asking South Africans to protest by spoiling ballots or ‘voting tactically’

IEC asked to probe DA’s ‘racist leaflet’

6 day(s) ago

DA claims ANC’s new employment regulations would hamper coloureds in Western Cape from getting jobs

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The 2014 election in 35 quotes

A series of quotes that speaks to the overarching narrative that has defined the official election period

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Weighing up the balance of forces in Cosatu

Don’t assume the protagonists in Cosatu’s battle over Zwelinzima Vavi have buried their guns

Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

EDITORIAL: SA’s slowing ‘democracy’

Yet another dispute that should be settled by a constitutionally created institution has ended up before the courts

Old guard in anti-ANC spoilt ballot drive

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils at the launch of the Sidikiwe Vukani ‘Vote No’ campaign. Picture: DANIEL BORN
4 day(s) ago

Campaign encourages South Africans to vote against the party that he called home for more than 40 years, or spoil their ballots

Google’s SA elections hub to have finger on the pulse

Picture: THINKSTOCK
4 day(s) ago

Google launches online portal ahead of May 7 general election in SA to help voters, journalists and campaigners track news and other data

Icasa to hold public hearings on SABC blocking of DA ads

Western Cape Premier and DA leader Helen Zille. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
5 day(s) ago

Communications authority decides to push hearings forward after DA announces plans to approach high court over the matter

DA hits back after ANC job claims

Western Cape finance MEC Alan Winde. Picture: TREVOR SAMSON
7 day(s) ago

Western Cape government leads SA in job creation, says MEC, after ANC says it created more jobs than the DA

State spent R7.9m on Nkandla relocations

UNDER A CLOUD: President Jacob Zuma's homestead in Nkandla. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
6 day(s) ago

Four households neighbouring President Jacob Zuma’s private Nkandla residence relocated, as they were within a 50m radius, says minister

Minister chides Kasrils over ballot-spoiling call

Former intelligence minister Ronnie Kasrils. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
5 day(s) ago

Government takes hard-line stance against former intelligence minister who is calling for voters to spoil their ballots in protest

ANC, DA campaigning to enter overdrive as parties battle for Western Cape

MANIFESTO: Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille speaks at the party’s election manifesto launch in Polokwane on Sunday. Picture: THE TIMES
9 day(s) ago

With less than a month to go before elections, campaigning looks set to enter overdrive mode this weekend, with parties slugging it out on campaign trail

DA accuses SABC of censorship after ad is pulled

Picture: SUNDAY TIMES
9 day(s) ago

Democratic Alliance critical of decision by South African Broadcasting Corporation to remove Ayisafani election commercial from airwaves

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