ACDP decides to stay out of Government of National Unity

The ACDP remains committed to the rule of law, the principles of good governance, and to serving the people of South Africa. This we will do without fear, favour or prejudice, and committing to the principles of accountability and transparency in a participatory, constitutional democracy.

Objections over voting and counting process to be raised with IEC

Given the substantial and numerous nature of the objections that will still be submitted by the ACDP and many other interested and affected parties in coming weeks, we reject the declaration by the SADC Electoral Observer Mission (SEOM) that these elections were free and fair.

ACDP concerned over Eskom’s diesel expenditure

Eskom’s has spent a total of R65bn over the past five years (more than a billion rand per month) on diesel expenditure on emergency generation, with most of this spent in the last two years.

ACDP rejects changes to funding formula

The ACDP and other parties have petitioned the President not to sign the Electoral Matters Amendment Bill into law, as this greedy ANC move poses a grave threat to our multi-party democracy.

South Africans have overwhelmingly rejected the BELA Bill

In its current form, the Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill (BELA Bill) has largely been rejected by the majority of South Africans which includes parents, religious bodies, civil society, community leaders, home-schoolers and school governing bodies, as well as various other organisations.

ACDP decides to stay out of Government of National Unity

ACDP decides to stay out of Government of National Unity

Representatives of the African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) leadership met with senior representatives of the ANC, on the night of 13 June 2014, where they offered us an opportunity to be part of Government of National Unity (GNU). The reasons positioned for the...

ACDP not party to group contesting IEC’s election results

ACDP not party to group contesting IEC’s election results

The ACDP notes with concern that a group of political parties, who contested the 2024 National and Provincial Elections (2024 NPE), have included our name as being party to their grouping that is contesting, inter alia, the IEC’s election results announcement on...

ACDP not party to group contesting IEC’s election results

Objections over voting and counting process to be raised with IEC

Since Voting Stations opened for Special Voting on Monday 27 May, the African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) have been inundated with queries, complaints and allegations about the voting and counting process, raised by our members, party agents, our supporters and...

Is this the best Electoral Reform Consultation Panel available?

Is this the best Electoral Reform Consultation Panel available?

Chairperson, The ACDP has taken note of this report and the names nominated, and whilst we do not wish to cast any aspersions on the IEC, it does raise the question as to why so many former and present IEC commissioners or staff have now been nominated, given the...