Nelson Mandela Bay Metro ready for by-elections: IEC

17 September 2019, 10:33 AM
The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) in Nelson Mandela Bay Metro says all is set for the by-elections special votes which will commence on Tuesday.
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