JOIN US AT PIETERMARITZBURG'S #ROYALSHOW2017 FROM 26 MAY TO 4 JUNE

Please visit the IEC stand at the #RoyalShow2017 at the Pietermaritzburg Royal Agricultural Showgrounds from 26 May 2017 to 4 June 2017. Our staff will be available 9am to 6pm. Bring your ID to register as a voter or to re-register if you have moved. You are also welcome to check your registration details to ensure that we...
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JOIN US AT PIETERMARITZBURG'S ROYALSHOW2017 FROM 26 MAY TO 4 JUNE
SPECIAL VOTING UNDER WAY FOR BY-ELECTIONS IN NQUTHU MUNICIPALITY, KWAZULU-NATAL, ON 24 MAY 2017

The Electoral Commission confirms that all 116 voting stations in Nquthu Municipality have opened for special votes ahead of the by-election to be held tomorrow, on 24 May 2017.

The applications for special votes were opened on 26 April 2017 and closed on 10 May 2017. Special voting is for those...
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SPECIAL VOTING UNDER WAY FOR BYELECTIONS IN NQUTHU MUNICIPALITY KWAZULUNATAL ON
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SUBMIT ADDRESS ONLINE

If you have received an SMS from us asking you to submit your address online, please go to [ Elections.org.za Link ] to submit your address. Visit for more information on this address capture initiative.
SUBMIT ADDRESS ONLINE If you have received an SMS from us asking
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PRAYER FOR PEACE IN NQUTHU, KZN, AHEAD OF 24 MAY 2017 BY-ELECTIONS

Yesterday Electoral Commission (IEC) Chairperson Glen Mashinini addressed political parties in Nquthu, KwaZulu-Natal, at a Code of Conduct signing ceremony and peace prayer meeting. The peace prayer meeting was organised by the Multiparty Political Intervention Committee co-chaired by the MEC of Community Safety and Liaison...
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PRAYER FOR PEACE IN NQUTHU KZN AHEAD OF 24 MAY 2017 BYELECTIONS
Muzi Tshabalala
Ramabolu Molatoli
Scenes from this morning's Electoral Code of Conduct signing ceremony for KZN's Nquthu Local Municipality by-elections to be held on 24 May 2017.
Scenes from this mornings Electoral Code of Conduct signing ceremony for KZNs
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CELEBRATING #FREEDOMDAY 2017
Freedom Day is more than just our national day. It serves to remind us of the power of electoral democracy to unite a nation. Happy Freedom Day, South Africa!
CELEBRATING FREEDOMDAY 2017 Freedom Day is more than just our national day
Shout out to the Grade 9 learners at Steve Tshwete Secondary School, in Olievenhoutbosch, Gauteng, for joining us in #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017.
Shout out to the Grade 9 learners at Steve Tshwete Secondary School
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MISS LIMPOPO JOINS SCHOOLS DEMOCRACY WEEK 2017 EVENT
A successful #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 intervention at DZJ Mtebule High School in Nkowankowa, Greater Tzaneen, Limpopo. We were blessed with the presence of the beautiful Miss Limpopo 2016, Lelo Mkansi. She provided moral support to IEC officials during the event, and as you can imagine the learners were very happy to see her and they took a...
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MISS LIMPOPO JOINS SCHOOLS DEMOCRACY WEEK 2017 EVENT
Tsiki Naledi Secondary School, in Hendrina, Mpumalanga, took part in #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017. Thanks to the learners who showed such interest in the workings of our democracy, and to our partner Department of Basic Education.
Tsiki Naledi Secondary School in Hendrina Mpumalanga took part in SchoolsDemocra
SCHOOLS DEMOCRACY WEEK 2017

At what age should children be taught how to become voting citizens? Our #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 initiative, held in partnership with Department of Basic Education, is taking place for learners in Grades R to 12 in public schools throughout South Africa this week.

Our thanks to the learners from Nyanga Senior Secondary School, in Engcobo Municipality in the...
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SCHOOLS DEMOCRACY WEEK 2017 At what age should children be taught how
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YOUTH: THE FUTURE OF OUR DEMOCRACY
Thanks to the learners at Sizimele High School, in Danhauser, KwaZulu-Natal, for joining us in #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017. Our staff so enjoyed teaching you about your civic rights and responsibilities. You guys rock! Department of Basic Education
YOUTH THE FUTURE OF OUR DEMOCRACY Thanks to the learners at Sizimele
TAKING DEMOCRACY TO THE CLASSROOM
The Electoral Commission's Limpopo office took democracy to the classroom at Majeje High School, Ba-Phalaborwa Municipality in Mopani District, on 19 April 2017 where its #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 programme was launched. Well done to Provincial Electoral Officer Nkaro Mateta and her team, and all the best for the coming week's activities.
TAKING DEMOCRACY TO THE CLASSROOM The Electoral Commissions Limpopo office took democracy
IEC staff in the Western Cape have been hard at work on their #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 programme. Shout out to all the learners who took part. Our democracy is in your hands!
IEC staff in the Western Cape have been hard at work on
EDUCATING THE YOUTH: THE FUTURE OF OUR DEMOCRACY IS IN THEIR HANDS

The Electoral Commission is once again partnering with the Department of Basic Education to host the 5th annual #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 programme to educate young people about electoral democracy.

The programme will roll out in selected public schools throughout South Africa in the week when South Africa celebrates Freedom...
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EDUCATING THE YOUTH: THE FUTURE OF OUR DEMOCRACY IS IN THEIR HANDS
IEC staff in Mpumalanga were enthused by their time spent discussing democracy with the Grade 10 learners at Jacob Mdluli Secondary School in Makoko Trust, Kabokweni, earlier today as part of the #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2016 between us and the Department of Basic Education. The future of our democracy is in your hands!
IEC staff in Mpumalanga were enthused by their time spent discussing democracy
Shout out to the young learners at Fundawazi Primary School, Thembisile Hani (Kwaggafontein) Local Municipality in Mpumalanga, for participating in #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 with us and the Department of Basic Education. You're never too young to learn about democracy!
Shout out to the young learners at Fundawazi Primary School Thembisile Hani
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You’re never too young to learn about democracy. #SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 with Department of Basic Education kicks off in public schools throughout South Africa on Monday, 24 April.
Youre never too young to learn about democracy SchoolsDemocracyWeek2017 with Department of
This week we join South Africans in celebrating our country’s rich human rights tradition in remembrance of the heroes and heroines of our past who fought and sacrificed for a rights-based, democratic and just society. The right to vote is one of the most fundamental of all human rights. Make your voice heard and honour Human Rights Day 2017.
This week we join South Africans in celebrating our countrys rich human
RESULTS OF MUNICIPAL BY-ELECTIONS HELD ON 8 MARCH 2017

The African National Congress has retained the ward it won in the 2016 Municipal Elections in by-elections contested yesterday in Dr JS Moroka Municipality in the Mpumalanga province.

Johannes Charley Skhosana is the new councillor in Ward 11 of Dr JS Moroka Municipality – MP316. The seat was retained by the party with 48.03% of the 4...
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RESULTS OF MUNICIPAL BYELECTIONS HELD ON 8 MARCH 2017

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Candidates Contesting Municipal By-Elections on 1 February 2017

Three municipal ward by-elections will take place in the Eastern Cape, Free State and Western Cape on Wednesday 1 February 2017. Twelve candidates are contesting the by-elections - two independent candidates and 10 candidates representing eight political parties.

On ward by-election is taking place in the Eastern Cape:
• Ward 3...
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