Category «Elections»

On The Postponement Of By-Elections Across The Country

IFP

On the eve of by-elections in 47 voting districts across South Africa, the Electoral Commission yesterday announced that all by-elections that were to be held today are postponed. The reason given is the order of the Electoral Court that by-elections in Tlokwe Municipality be postponed. The problems in Tlokwe, that led the Constitutional Court to …

IFP Wins By-elections

IFP

The Inkatha Freedom Party is celebrating after winning two fiercely contested by-elections at Vryheid and Indaka this Wednesday. “The election results showed that the IFP, with its limited resources, could defeat the ANC and the NFP. It certainly is sweet victory considering all the resources and time that the ANC invested in these wards even …

IFP Take Ntambanana And Is Now Unstoppable

IFP

Today the Inkatha Freedom Party celebrates taking over control of the Ntambanana Municipality that was in the hands of the ANC/NFP alliance. “We are happy to announce that the IFP has taken rightful control of the Ntambanana Municipality. Whilst this municipality was under the control of the unholy alliance of the ANC and the NFP, …

VF Plus groei met 125% in Potgietersrus

VF+

Die VF Plus het met gister se tussenverkiesing in Potgietersrus ʼn kragvertoning gelewer en sy steun het met 125% toegeneem sedert die plaaslike verkiesing in 2011, sê dr. Pieter Mulder, leier van die VF Plus. Die VF Plus is ook die enigste party wat gegroei het. Die ander partye het beduidend swakker gevaar. Die DA …

IFP: CONDEMNS IRRESPONSIBLE BEHAVIOUR BY IEC STAFF

IFP

The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal has raised grave concerns about the unprofessional conduct of IEC staff towards the IFP at the Mthonjaneni IEC office during the recent by-elections held on Wednesday 17th September. “We are very perturbed by the unprofessional conduct of the IEC staff. When we tried to lodge a complaint about claims that some …

Scotland votes “No” to independence

Scotland votes "No" to independence

Edinburgh – The “No” campaign won the Scottish referendum on Friday to keep the territory within the United Kingdom. Chief Counting Officers Mary Pitcaithly and Sue Bruce for the city of Edinburgh announced that 55.42 percent of the Scots voted against independence while 44.58 percent voted in favour. With a turnout of 84.48 percent, the …

Scotland says no to independence

Scotland votes "No" to independence

With the announced result at Fife, where 114 148 voted Yes and 139 788 No, the majority of the votes are in.  More than 50% of the voters has voted NO to becoming independent from Britain.  Early estimates of the exact percentage of no votes vary from 53 to 56 percent. More than 80 percent of the …

IFP: REJECTS MTHONJANENI BY-ELECTION RESULTS

IFP

The IFP in KwaZulu-Natal has rejected the by-election results in Mthonjaneni following claims that some ballot papers went missing in one of the voting stations. It calls on the IEC to declare the by-election results invalid. “The IFP wants the IEC to explain how ballot papers in one of the voting station went missing. We …