IEC South Africa
There have been numerous reports of glitches at voting stations nationwide as the municipal election continues. South Africans have taken to Twitter to vent.
The Independent Electoral Commission has received reports that a presiding officer at a voting station in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal tampered with ballot papers.
The Economic Freedom Fighters is the only political organisation that was not present at the IEC Code of Conduct pledge signing ceremony on Friday in Joburg.
The Constitutional Court has dismissed an application by the Democratic Alliance (DA) to halt the IEC from reopening the political candidate nomination process.
Julius Malema, Economic Freedom Fighters leader, is demanding that Mzansi be moved from the current lockdown level of restrictions to Level 1 before elections.
President Cyril Ramaphosa will reportedly discuss coronavirus lockdown adjustments with heads of political parties, among others, before addressing the nation.