Elections in SA likely in May but definitely by August
The IEC briefed the media on its preparations and set out timelines for the vote
SA will hold parliamentary elections sometime between May 7 and August 5, the Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) said on Wednesday, raising the likelihood of a vote in May, which is the preference of President Cyril Ramaphosa.
The IEC briefed the media on its preparations and set out timelines for a vote that will elect a new national assembly and determine the next president.
Ramaphosa, who has the final say on the election date, has previously said he would like a vote before the end of May.