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The African National Congress (ANC) is the Republic of South Africa's governing political party.
Clarence Mlami Makwetu (6 December 1928 – 1 April 2016) was a South African anti-apartheid activist, politician, and leader of the Pan Africanist Congress of Azania (PAC) during the historic 1994 elections.
The Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU) is a trade union federation in South Africa.
Constand Laubscher Viljoen (born 28 October 1933) is a former South African military commander and politician.
The Constitution of South Africa is the supreme law of the Republic of South Africa.
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is South Africa's central and premier scientific research and development organisation.
The Democratic Party (DP) was the name of the South African political party now called the Democratic Alliance.
The Denel Dynamics Seeker is an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) manufactured in South Africa by Denel Dynamics (formerly Kentron).
The Electoral Commission of South Africa (often referred to as the Independent Electoral Commission or IEC) is South Africa's election management body, an independent organisation established under chapter nine of the Constitution.
Frederik Willem de Klerk (born 18 March 1936) is a South African politician who served as State President of South Africa from 1989 to 1994 and as Deputy President from 1994 to 1996.
Freedom Day is a public holiday in South Africa celebrated on 27 April.
Between 27 April 1994 and 3 February 1997 South Africa was governed under the terms of the interim Constitution of South Africa.
The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) is a political party in South Africa.
The Interim Constitution was the fundamental law of South Africa from the first non-racial general election on 27 April 1994 until it was superseded by the final constitution on 4 February 1997.
Mangosuthu Buthelezi (born 27 August 1928) is a South African politician and Zulu tribal leader who founded the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) in 1975 and was Chief Minister of the KwaZulu bantustan until 1994.
The National Assembly is the lower house of the Parliament of South Africa, located in Cape Town, Western Cape Province.
The National Council of Provinces (NCOP) is the upper house of the Parliament of South Africa under the (post-apartheid) constitution which came into full effect in 1997.
The National Party (Nasionale Party), also known as the Nationalist Party, was a political party in South Africa founded in 1914 and disbanded in 1997.
The apartheid system in South Africa was ended through a series of negotiations between 1990 and 1993 and through unilateral steps by the de Klerk government.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013) was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist, who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.
The President of the Republic of South Africa is the head of state and head of government under the Constitution of South Africa.
In South Africa, a provincial legislature is the legislative branch of the government of a province.
A list of current public holidays in South Africa: The Public Holidays Act (Act No 36 of 1994) states that whenever a public holiday falls on a Sunday, the Monday following it will be a public holiday.
The Senate was the upper house of the Parliament of South Africa between 1910 and its abolition from 1 January 1981, and between 1994 and 1997.
The South African Communist Party (SACP) is a communist party in South Africa.
The concept of universal suffrage, also known as general suffrage or common suffrage, consists of the right to vote of all adult citizens, regardless of property ownership, income, race, or ethnicity, subject only to minor exceptions.
An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), commonly known as a drone, is an aircraft without a human pilot aboard.
Zacharias Johannes "Zach" de Beer (born Cape Town, South Africa, 11 October 1928 – 27 May 1999) was a liberal Afrikaner South African politician and businessman.