South Africa Elections 2019
The KwaZulu-Natal ANC says that the presence of former president Jacob Zuma on the campaign trail helped the party's electoral performance in the province. This comes after the ANC lost 10% of its support in KwaZulu-Natal.
Mangosuthu Buthelezi has shrugged off retirement plans and is packing his things to head off to Cape Town, where he will be serving as an MP in Parliament.
The ANC has claimed victory in the 2019 national elections. We asked our readers how they felt about the party retaining its power for another term.
IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi says that none of South Africa's democratic elections have been free and fair. Buthelezi made the remark while briefing the press on Monday in Durban.
ANC election head, Fikile Mbalula, recently credited the ANC's success at the polls to President Cyril Ramaphosa. This has not gone down well with Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, who has deemed the move divisive.
On the campaign trail, former SABC COO, Hlaudi Motsoeneng, bragged that he had a shot at the presidency. This year's election dashed his hopes, however, as he only won 0.03% of the vote (just under 4 000 votes)