ELECTIONS | ELECTIONS

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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10-May-2019 to 12:14

S/Africa’s ruling party leads, DA slips, EFF and FF grow in results – IEC

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — With slightly over 78% votes counted in the national and provincial elections, the ruling African National Congress (ANC) and the main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) are projected to hold their positions as the leading political parties in South Africa, but with lower percentages than in the previous election, Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) results show on Friday.

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10-May-2019 to 05:51

ANC poised for victory as vote counting continues in S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The governing African National Congress (ANC) is poised for victory in South Africa’s national and provincial elections as more than 75 percent of the votes had been counted by Friday morning.

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10-May-2019 to 05:30

No xenophobic incidents during polls - S/African minister

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s 2019 national elections to elect a president and members of parliament were free of any incidents of xenophobia, according to International Relations Minister Lindiwe Sisulu in Pretoria.

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09-May-2019 to 13:39

SA elections: 20 arrested for attempting to vote for more than once

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — At least 20 people have been arrested in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal Province for allegedly voting more than once, the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) revealed on Thursday.

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09-May-2019 to 10:39

ANC takes early lead as vote counting continues in S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress has taken an early lead as vote counting continued after Wednesday’s national and provincial elections.

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09-May-2019 to 10:28

ANC takes 57.6 percent lead in SA vote count

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The ruling African National Congress has established an early lead of 57.6 percent after the partial results of Wednesday's elections were declared by South Africa's Independent Electoral Commission on Thursday.

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