Metsimaholo Municipality

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AllAfrica.com
Most Councillors in No-Show for Metsimaholo's First Council MeetingThe anticipated first council meeting of the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Fr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
The anticipated first council meeting of the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State did not go ahead on Tuesday afternoon after 22 of the 42 elected councillors failed to show up for the meeting. The councillors were expected to be sworn in and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa's Communist Party Strips the ANC of Its Multi-Class Ruling Party Statusand challenged the governing African National Congress (ANC) in an election. Th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
and challenged the governing African National Congress (ANC) in an election. The SACP's decision to go it alone in the Metsimaholo municipality by-election marks a new low in relations within the tripartite alliance forged during the struggle... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Metsimaholo hangs in limbo as by-election has no outright winnerDemocratic Alliance 11, and the Economic Freedom Fighters eight. Political par
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
Democratic Alliance 11, and the Economic Freedom Fighters eight. Political parties pitch their tents during voting in the Metsimaholo Municipality by-elections on 29 November 2017. Picture: Clement Manyathela/EWN JOHANNESBURG - The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Still unclear when Metsimaholo by-election rerun will take placeon 29 November 2017. Picture: Clement Manyathela/EWN JOHANNESBURG - It’s uncle
Eye Witness News / Posted 12 days ago
on 29 November 2017. Picture: Clement Manyathela/EWN JOHANNESBURG - It’s unclear when the re-run of the by-election in the Metsimaholo Municipality will take place after the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) ordered a revote in the Zamdela... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
'Really massive collapse' in ANC support in Free State by-electionThe African National Congress is losing support in the townships in Metsimaholo
Daily Dispatch / Posted 13 days ago
The African National Congress is losing support in the townships in Metsimaholo municipality in the Free State‚ according to an election analyst. The municipality held ward and Proportional Representation by-elections on Wednesday. The African... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[LISTEN] SACP had no time to prove it can govern properly – analystanalyst Radio 702 | The SACP went head-to-head in an election against the ANC
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
analyst Radio 702 | The SACP went head-to-head in an election against the ANC and other parties during by-elections in the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State. CAPE TOWN – The South African Communist Party did not have the opportunity to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Minister Van Rooyen happy with Metsimaholo by-elections29 November 2017. Picture: Clement Manyathela/EWN JOHANNESBURG - Despite claim
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
29 November 2017. Picture: Clement Manyathela/EWN JOHANNESBURG - Despite claims of irregularities and vote rigging in the Metsimaholo Municipality by-elections, Local Government Minister Des Van Rooyan who was overseeing the process has told... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Elections Marred By Vote Rigging Claimsand supporters dressed in party regalia gathered in tents near voting stations.
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
and supporters dressed in party regalia gathered in tents near voting stations. The by-elections in pothole-riddled Metsimaholo municipality took place following the dissolution of the local coalition council in July after it failed to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Van Rooyen Leaves 'Voluntarily' After EFF Supporters Allegedly Block Him in MetsimaholoRooyen was visiting the area in his capacity as the chairperson of the inter-mi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Rooyen was visiting the area in his capacity as the chairperson of the inter-ministerial committee on elections. The Metsimaholo municipality is caught in a highly contested by-election after an EFF, DA and local Metsimaholo Community... Read more
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Eye Witness News
SACP cries foul over Metsimaholo by-election voting processparties to refrain from making statements without providing proof. The man res
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
parties to refrain from making statements without providing proof. The man responsible for the dissolution of the Metsimaholo Municipality and the subsequent by-election says he doesn't regret ever defecting to the ANC. Sello Hlasa was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cooperative Governance Minister a No-Show At Meeting On Electricity Distributionminister Andries Nel attending the meeting. Leso said Van Rooyen was busy all
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
minister Andries Nel attending the meeting. Leso said Van Rooyen was busy all day preparing for Wednesday's by-election at Metsimaholo municipality in the Free State. "In his capacity as the chairperson of the inter-ministerial committee on local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Battle On for Metsimaholo As By-Elections Get Underwayair. The bellowing wind violently sweeps up the dust between the RDP houses. T
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
air. The bellowing wind violently sweeps up the dust between the RDP houses. This is life for the residents of Iraq, in Metsimaholo municipality in the Free State, named at the height of the US invasion of Iraq in the Middle East. The... Read more
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Eye Witness News
ANC, SACP go head-to-head in municipal by-electionindependently , the SACP will on Wednesday go up against its alliance partner a
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
independently , the SACP will on Wednesday go up against its alliance partner and other parties during by-elections in the Metsimaholo Municipality in the Free State. The SACP, Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) and ANC make up the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maimane Urges Metsimaholo Community to Vote ANC Out Once and for AllDA leader Mmusi Maimane has urged residents of the Metsimaholo municipality to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
DA leader Mmusi Maimane has urged residents of the Metsimaholo municipality to kick the ANC out of power there once and for all when they vote in the upcoming by-elections. Twenty-one wards will be contested for on Wednesday. This after the... Read more

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