Both the African National Congress (ANC) and the Democratic Alliance (DA) are claiming victory in Wednesday’s by-elections in Johannesburg.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has won all three by-elections which took place in the Western Cape on Wednesday.
This after the African National Congress (ANC) won two of the three by-elections held yesterday in the Western Cape.
By-elections are expected to be held in the Sol Plaatje Municipality in the Northern Cape after the provincial African National Congress(ANC) confirmed the expulsion of nine of its members in the municipal council.
Last week, in a pronounced defeat for the Democratic Alliance (DA), the African National Congress (ANC) won the by-election in ward 71 of eThekwini. On 23 October the DA candidate was only able to poll 2 325 votes in the stronghold compared to the ANC candidates’ 2 793 votes. Because the ANC candidate, Pravin Vedan, obtained […]