ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

12-May-2019 to 06:58

‘Freedom reigns’ in S/Africa’s peaceful polls, says Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — “This election confirms that freedom does indeed reign in South Africa,” President Cyril Ramaphosa said after his party won the 2019 national elections on Saturday.

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11-May-2019 to 19:05

SA 2019 polls were free and fair – IEC

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on Saturday declared the country’s 2019 national and provincial elections held on Wednesday as “free and fair.”

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11-May-2019 to 13:30

ANC wins South African elections

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The African National Congress (ANC) emerged victorious on Saturday following the completion of vote counting in South Africa’s national and provincial elections held this week.

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11-May-2019 to 09:18

No one voted more than once – S/African police

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Service Police (SAPS) have assured the nation that the 22 people arrested Wednesday on suspicion of attempting to vote more than once were in fact nabbed before they succeeded in their attempts to double-vote.

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11-May-2019 to 09:08

S/Africa: Opposition party retains coveted Western Cape Province

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s main opposition Democratic Alliance party has retained power to govern the Western Cape Province despite the ruling African National Congress’ efforts to wrestle power from it, latest electoral results showed on Saturday.

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10-May-2019 to 22:18

S/Africa’s vote counting ends at midnight - IEC

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — With 97.6 percent of the votes counted in South Africa by 20:00 GMT on Friday, vote counting would be completed by midnight according to the Independent Election Commission (IEC).

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10-May-2019 to 15:02

Ramaphosa's 'charm' saved ANC's blushes – Analyst

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African political analyst Khaya Sithole has lauded the influence of President Cyril Ramaphosa in the successful performance of the African National Congress (ANC) in the 2019 national and provincial elections despite the ruling party’s slight loss of ground.

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