File: A 47 percent drop in 18 and 19-year-olds registered to vote is a cause for concern.
JOHANNESBURG - South Africans residing abroad who wish to vote in the May elections have only one week left to apply.
Registered voters have until just before midnight on 13 March to apply at one of South Africa's 121 foreign missions.
South Africans will take to the polls on 8 May.
It will be the country's sixth democratic elections.