The Democratic Alliance says it will challenge the IEC’s amended timetable in court. The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) is set to reopen the candidate list for the 2021 municipal elections.
Voter registration will take place on 18 and 19 September.
The Independent Electoral Commission says it’s an opportunity for new voters to register and for existing voters to update their details.
IEC chairperson Glen Mashinini says a new deadline will be set for political parties to submit their candidates’ lists.
The commission briefed the media on Monday.
In other news – DBE’s recovery plan to Covid-19 disruption on learning
In an effort to overcome the learning disruption brought on by Covid-19
the Department of Basic Education has introduced a three-year recovery annual teaching plan. Learn more