Voting stations prevented from opening
140 voting stations did not open due to community protests.
This past weekend was the final voter registration weekend. The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) confirmed that 99% of its 22,925 voting stations opened on time to a steady stream of eligible voters, but also that 140 voting stations did not open due to community protests. On #SAfmSunrise with Stephan Grootes spoke to Mr Sy Mamabolo Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) of the Electoral Commission.