News

Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested in Municipal By-Elections on 06 September 2017
2017/07/12 08:48:51 AM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for two municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in the Eastern Cape and Northern Cape on Wednesday 06 September 2017. Voting stations in the wards listed below will open...

Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested In Municipal By-Elections on 23 August 2017
2017/06/30 02:36:31 PM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for five municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in the Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng and Western Cape on Wednesday 23 August 2017. Voting stations in the wards listed...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 28 June 2017
2017/06/29 10:19:58 AM
The African National Congress retained all three seats during yesterday’s by-elections in KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and the North West.   The new African National Congress councillors are: • Doreen Nozipho Hlongwa in ward 18, Umdoni Municipality - KZN212. The...

Candidates contesting municipal by-elections on 28 June 2017
2017/06/19 12:18:10 PM
Three municipal ward by-elections will take place in KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and the North West on Wednesday 28 June 2017....

Results of the municipal by-elections held in uPhongolo on 14 June 2017
2017/06/19 12:14:07 PM
The African National Congress retained its seat during last week’s by-election in uPhongolo Municipality – KZN262 in KwaZulu-Natal....

Results of the municipal by-elections held in Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga and Northern Cape on 14 june 2017
2017/06/15 10:45:41 AM
The African National Congress and the Democratic Alliance have retained the wards they won in the 2016 Municipal Elections in by-elections contested yesterday in the Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga and Northern Cape. At the time of issuing this release (10H30) the results for the by-elections contested in ward 7 in the uPhongolo Municipality (KZN262) in KwaZulu-Natal had not yet been finalised....

Candidates contesting municipal By-Elections on 14 June 2017
2017/06/12 02:16:38 PM
Four municipal ward by-elections will take place in the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and Northern Cape on Wednesday 14 June 2017. The by-elections will be contested by thirteen candidates representing seven political parties.   Voting in the...

Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested In Municipal By-Elections on 2 August 2017
2017/06/06 10:51:08 AM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for four municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, North West and Western Cape on Wednesday 2 August 2017. Voting stations in the wards listed below will...

Results of the municipal by-elections held in Nquthu on 24 May 2017
2017/05/25 12:59:54 PM
The Inkatha Freedom Party won 19 seats overall (compared to 15 in 2016 Municipal Elections), the African National Congress won 11 seats (14 in 2016) and one seat each was won by the Democratic Alliance (1 in 2016), Economic Freedom Fighters (1 in 2016) and National Freedom Party (2 in 2016) in by-elections held yesterday in Nquthu Municipality – KZN242 in KwaZulu Natal....

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held in Beaufort West on 24 May 2017
2017/05/25 10:57:57 AM
The Democratic Alliance retained its seat in yesterday’s by-election in Beaufort West Municipality – WC053 in the Western Cape. The new councillor for ward 7 is Jacob Jeffrey van der Linde. The party retained the seat it...

Special voting under way for by-elections in Nquthu Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, on 24 May 2017
2017/05/23 02:03:10 PM
The Electoral Commission confirms that all 116 voting stations in Nquthu Municipality have opened for special votes ahead of the by-election to be held on 24 May 2017....

Candidates contesting Municipal by-elections on 24 May 2017
2017/05/22 02:48:54 PM
Municipal by-elections will take place KwaZulu-Natal and Western Cape on Wednesday, 24 May 2017....

Electoral Commission embarks on online address capture initiative
2017/05/16 09:53:22 AM
The Electoral Commission today launched the first phase of an online address capture facility where registered voters can provide their address details via the IEC’s website....

Electoral Commission to procure new voter registration devices to replace “Zip-Zip Machines”
2017/05/12 11:11:39 AM
The Electoral Commission wishes to notify interested parties that it will soon be issuing a tender for the procurement of new voter registration technology which is intended to support the process of voter registration and to manage the voters’...

Results of the municipal by-elections held on 26 April 2017
2017/04/27 01:45:01 PM
An independent candidate won the one seat that was contested yesterday, on 26 April 2017, during the by-elections which took place in the Northern Cape province....

Schools Democracy Week 2017
2017/04/24 10:44:19 AM
The ElectoralCommission is once again partnering with the Department of Basic Education(DBE) to host the 5 th annual Schools Democracy Week programme toeducate young people about electoral democracy. The programmewill...

Candidates contesting Municipal By-Election on 26 April 2017
2017/04/24 10:13:58 AM
One municipal ward by-election will take place in ward 2 in Dikgatlong Municipality (NC092) in the Northern Cape on Wednesday, 26 April 2017. Five candidates will be contesting the by-election including two independent candidates: • Ralph Xavier ...

Voter registration this weekend for wards to be contested in municipal by-elections on 14 June 2017
2017/04/19 10:31:10 AM
Voter registration will be held this weekend for three municipal ward by-elections scheduled to take place in the Eastern Cape, Mpumalanga and Northern Cape on Wednesday 14 June 2017....

Electoral Court grants further postponement to Moretele By-Election
2017/04/11 03:58:03 PM
The Electoral Court today granted an urgent request by the Electoral Commission to postpone the by-election in ward 18 of the Moretele Municipality (NW371) in North West province by 90 days. The by-election was originally scheduled for 5...

Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 05 April 2017
2017/04/06 10:18:13 AM
The African National Congress and Democratic Alliance retained two seats each, whereas an independent candidate won one seat during the by-elections contested yesterday in Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and Western Cape provinces. The results saw both parties retaining the...

[First] [Previous] [Next] [Last]