Speeches

LABOUR UNREST IN MANGAUNG

The leadership of the ANC in its previous communication raised concerns regarding instability in Mangaung Metropolitan Municipality caused by differences between the workers and employer on conditions of employment. The instability has brought about various challenges including none or limited provision of service delivery to our communities. We view this in a serious manner because we believe citizens of Mangaung are entitled to receive services.

ANC STATEMENT ON FREEDOM DAY

The African National Congress joins South Africans in the celebration of Freedom Day today, 27 April 2017.

This day in 1994 ushered in a new epoch in our history - as millions of people voted for the first time; liberating South Africa from the tyranny of apartheid rule.

ANC STATEMENT ON OPENING OF THE POLLS FOR 2016 LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS

The day of the 2016 municipal elections has finally arrived; and polling stations, except for a very few, around the country have officially opened. The African National Congress (ANC) reaffirms its confidence in the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) to oversee a peaceful, legitimate, free and fair and incident-free election.

President Jacob Zuma yesterday visited the IEC Results Center in Pretoria and expressed confidence that polling would take place under strictly regulated conditions being administered by the IEC.

STATEMENT OF THE AFRICAN NATIONAL CONGRESS ON THE STATE OF READINESS FOR THE 2016 LOCAL GOVERNMENT ELECTIONS

The African National Congress is going into the 2016 General Elections after waging a very successful and positive successful election campaign. The ANC has crisscrossed the length and breadth of our country. We have gone to every community – rural and urban, rich and poor.  We have spoken to communities about the significant strides we have made together and our commitments for the future. This election, like the ones before it, is about people. It is about the ANC renewing our mandate to continue creating a better life for our people.

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