South Africa News
President Ramaphosa welcomes IEC decisions on 2021 municipal elections
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa has welcomed the Independent Electoral Commission’s decision to go ahead with this year’s municipal elections.
He’s also praised the planned reopening of candidate registration for the elections.
The voter registration weekend will go ahead on 18 and 19 September.
Ramaphosa was speaking on the outcomes of an ANC NEC meeting on Monday.
In other news – New booking system expected to ease pressure in licence renewals in Gauteng
The Gauteng Transport Department has launched a new licence renewal booking system.
On Saturday, MEC Jacob Mamabolo announced that there were now several booking avenues to ensure a smooth process. Learn more