ConCourt judgment in IEC, DA matter to be handed down on Monday

ConCourt judgment in IEC, DA matter to be handed down on Monday

The Constitutional Court will on Monday hand down judgment on whether the decision of the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) to reopen the candidate nomination process for the 2021 local government elections was unconstitutional, unlawful and invalid. The judgment is expected to be handed down at 10am, the apex court confirmed in a statement on…
EFF demands IEC take action against ‘political intolerance’ in KZN

EFF demands IEC take action against ‘political intolerance’ in KZN

EFF leader Julius Malema will be laying a complaint of political intolerance with the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) after ANC members allegedly tried to prevent him  entering a voting station at Dambuza township in Pietermaritzburg. “The EFF also demands that the IEC take appropriate action against the ANC to restore and set the tone…
Heritage Day traditions and why we do them

Heritage Day traditions and why we do them

Jan Braai (Jan Scannell) is the man behind the National Braai Day initiative. Picture Leon Lestrade.By Yasmine Jacobs 57m ago Heritage Day is here, and we are either spending time eating, sleeping or chilling with loved ones. But do we know how this day came about or why it is called Braai Day? What is…
Big infrastructure build needed to serve City’s growing numbers, says DA

Big infrastructure build needed to serve City’s growing numbers, says DA

DA leader John Steenhuisen says the City of Cape Town will have to ensure its infrastructure has the capacity to deal with a big influx of people over the next five years. Picture: Courtney Africa/African News Agency(ANA)By Mayibongwe Maqhina 1h ago DA leader John Steenhuisen says the City of Cape Town will have to ensure…
ConCourt to deliver judgment on registration of candidates

ConCourt to deliver judgment on registration of candidates

FILE – Constitutional Court at Constitutional Hill in Johannesburg. File photo: Nhlanhla Phillips/African News Agency (ANA)By Siyabonga Mkhwanazi 2h ago Cape Town – The Constitutional Court is expected to deliver judgment on Monday, on the application by the official opposition challenging a decision by the IEC to re-open the candidate registration process for the upcoming…
ANC neglected us, Estcourt community tells Dlamini Zuma

ANC neglected us, Estcourt community tells Dlamini Zuma

Community members told Dlamini Zuma that the ANC snubs their service delivery needs and only resurfaces during election season to canvas for votes. Picture: TwitterBy Samkelo Mtshali 4h ago Durban - Community members of Wembezi VQ Section in Estcourt, in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands, wasted little time in telling ANC NEC member Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma that…