INDEPENDENT. IMPARTIAL.

INDEPENDENT. IMPARTIAL.

Political Parties

GOOD was formed in December 2018 by Patricia de Lille – current Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure and former Mayor of Cape Town.

Date Formed:

02/12/2018

Leader Name:

Patricia de Lille

Party Manifesto:

The Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) was formed in April 1959 in Soweto as a breakaway from the African National Congress (ANC).  Influenced by the Africanist ideals of Kwame Nkrumah, the PAC promotes the return of the land to the indigenous people.

Date Formed:

06/04/1959

Leader Name:

Mzwanele Nyhontso

Party Manifesto:

The Minority Front (MF) was formed in November 1993 as a replacement for the National People’s Party by Amichand Rajbansi.

Date Formed:

01/11/1993

Leader Name:

Shameen Thakur-Rajbansi

Party Manifesto:

 The Better Residents Association (BRA) – formerly known as the Bushbuckridge Residents Association – was formed in 2011 by the Bushbuckridge community under the leadership of Delta Mokwena and its founding leader, Cleopas Maunye.

Date Formed:

2011

Leader Name:

Delta Mokoena

Party Manifesto:

Al-Jama-ah party’s biggest support base is the large Muslim community in the Western Cape. Formed in 2007, Al Jama-ah hopes to win the support of an equal number of voters of other faiths.

Date Formed:

2007

Leader Name:

Ganief Hendricks

Party Manifesto:

The African People’s Convention (APC) was formed in September 2007 floor-crossing window when Themba Godi, the former deputy president of the Pan Africanist Congress (PAC) – launched the APC taking with him two of the PAC’s seats in the National Assembly.

Date Formed:

05/09/2007

Leader Name:

Themba Godi

Party Manifesto:

Abantu Batho Congress was formed in January 2020 by Philani ‘PG’ Mavundla. The party describes itself as an Afrocentric, Pan-Africanist and womanist revolutionary movement.

Date Formed:

00/01/2020

Leader Name:

Philani ‘PG’ Mavundla

Party Manifesto:

The Azanian People’s Organisation (Azapo) preaches the philosophy of black emancipation and black consciousness – a philosophy popularised by the late Steve Biko, who was killed in police cells in 1977.

Date Formed:

28/04/1978

Leader Name:

Itumeleng Mosala, Strike Thokoane

Party Manifesto:

Party News

A group of disgruntled residents in Bloemfontein disrupted ANC President Cyril Ramaphosa’s speech earlier today during the party’s election campaign. Community healthcare workers were