IEC welcomes election date

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that this year's election will take place on 8 May. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that this year's election will take place on 8 May.

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The IEC has welcomed this election date and says it provides a clear and certain target for final preparations.

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Masego Sheburi, Deputy Chief Electoral Officer at the IEC, said eligible voters can still register to vote until the day of proclamation

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eNCA