IEC asks court to postpone January and February by-elections
For months gatherings were prohibited, which affects the holding of political activities required to ensure that elections are free and fair
The Electoral Commission of SA (IEC) has again asked the courts to postpone by-elections after restrictions on political activities were reintroduced as a result of a second wave of Covid-19 that is raging through SA.
The latest request to the electoral court by the IEC to postpone the by-elections comes less than a year before SA has to have its next local government elections between August and November 2021. ..