05 March 2016
Voting stations across the
country has opened at 8 am to allow first time voters to register and others to
check their details for the upcoming municipal elections.
The Independent Electoral
Commission (IEC) has revealed that at least nine million South Africans, eligible
to vote, are not registered.
The IEC says it has trained
thousands of officials to operate the stations today to ensure that people are
registered. They are hoping at least one million people will register this
The voting station at the
Orlando West Secondary School has just opened its doors
No one has arrived yet, but
they are hoping people will start trickling in in the next few hours.
This is the place where ANC resolute
Winnie Madikizela Mandela usually casts her vote.
The ANC Youth League's Morena
Parkis says she might pop in today.
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