"Political war talk heated up on Wednesday afternoon as voting day entered its last stretch, with the opposition DA crying foul while the ruling ANC boasted about electioneering being "in its blood".
"we are actually happy that other parties were campaigning in the manner they were campaigning. This is in our blood, we are used to it, it's in our DNA," ANC elections head Fikile Mbalula,"
May 18, 2011 5:07 PM | via Sapa
ANC cries foul over DA bread handouts
Voting in the Western Cape was largely uneventful, marred only by an ANC complaint to the IEC that the Democratic Alliance was handing out bread to voters.
Patricia de Lille, the DA's mayoral candidate in Cape Town, said she was unaware of the incident and doubted that any DA official would have done what was alleged
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‘Boycott TV licence over election coverage’
Unequal party exposure and excessive coverage of ANC by SABC finally provokes strong reaction
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Babasizwe: from Johannesburg South Africa