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Thank you for voting, SA

Pretoria - Government is pleased with voting in the 2016 Municipal Elections, which proceeded largely well.

In a statement on Wednesday night, Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) Acting Director General Donald Liphoko said government is satisfied that elections were peaceful.

Countdown to 2016 Local Elections

In almost a week South Africans will go to the polls to elect the municipal representatives of their choice in their voting districts.

Come 3 August, all eligible voters will make their way to cast their votes at more than 22 000 voting stations across South Africa. The Independent Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) said a total of 26 333 353 have registered to vote for the upcoming Local Government Elections.

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