Democratic Alliance

A guide to South African political parties

With 13 parties represented in Parliament, South Africa has a vibrant multiparty political system. While the African National Congress is in the majority, opposition parties remain robust and vocal. Here's a quick rundown of South African party politics.

Election volunteers: the beating heart of democracy

South African election volunteers take their passion for democracy and their party-of-choice manifestos to the people, helping political promises reflect on-the-ground community needs, and building on voter education.

Toll tariffs report ‘by end of April’

The committee considering Gauteng toll tariffs will present its report to the transport minister and Gauteng premier by the end of April, the Department of Transport said on Tuesday.