Election results show poor voter turnout

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- bereamail.co.za | 2 months ago

THE Democratic Alliance (DA) held strong in local wards, with the majority of residents choosing to give the party their vote once again.

Ward 33 councillor Mmabatho Tembe, ward 27 councillor Martin Meyer and ward 31 councillor Chris Pappas, were thankful that the election went smoothly, although they all noted a decrease in the numbers of voters in their wards. Responding to this, Councillor Meyer said: “There where hundreds of VEC10 forms at all voting stations, meaning a lot of people voted in our ward from outside, slightly skewing the result, making comparisons with previous years a tad tricky.

These are however above board.

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