06 May 2014
North West Premier Thandi Modise has
warned that harsh punishment will be cast upon those that contravene the
electoral act including intimidation.
Modise has called on employers to
allow their employees to vote on Wednesday.
Premier Modise Spokesperson Lesbia
Kgwele said the provincial government will take harsh actions against
individual employers including big businesses that prohibit workers, including
domestic workers from casting their votes.
Modise said the premier wont
compromise for those that do not comply with electoral act.
“The premier said many have died for
us to have the right to vote and that this time it begins with all of us acting
responsibly during this exciting period in the history of our country Modise
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