Vuwani residents have gathered at a local stadium awaiting an address from their leaders.

The Pro-Makhado Task Team called for the community meeting ahead of Wednesday general elections.

It wants Vuwani to be taken back to the Makhado Municipality.

The group has given government until Tuesday or face a boycott of the Wednesday vote.

Community members say the demarcation situation has been shoved down their throats.

Some are also fed up with the ANC government, saying its steeped in corruption.

On Monday, however, some residents expressed their optimism about the general elections, saying they are looking forward to making their mark.

Police have promised that South Africans who want to exercise their democratic duty and vote across the country will be able to do so.

They are monitoring the situation in Vuwani.