Celebrations have begun in George, in the Western Cape, with DA supporters confident the party has retained the province in the 2019 general elections.
Political analyst from the North West University, Professor Andre Duvenhage, is predicting that the voter turnout during this year’s election might be so low that it could force parties to enter into coalitions.
Political parties have welcomed the appointment of eight new board members to fill vacancies on the SABC board.
Voters will be faced with their biggest choice yet in a national election after a record number of 48 political parties met the legal requirements to contest this year’s elections.
A number of new political parties that have signed the electoral code of conduct ahead of the May elections have vowed to bring change to South Africa.