Home South Africa News #Elections2019: IEC reminds, Special vote applications to end at midnight on Thursday

#Elections2019: IEC reminds, Special vote applications to end at midnight on Thursday

Vote

The Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) has reminded voters that the deadline to apply for a special vote ends at midnight on Thursday.

IEC spokesperson Kate Bapela said South Africans who will be unable to cast their vote on May 8, need to apply for a special vote, which will take place on May 6 and 7.

Bapela said that there are two categories of special votes and that all registered voters will be approved by the Chief Electoral Officer Sy Mamabolo.

The first category of people that can apply for a special vote is voters who are physically unable to leave their houses. This includes severely pregnant women and people with disabilities.

IEC officials will come to their homes so that they may cast their votes on May 6 and 7.

Loading...

The second category of people who may be eligible for a special vote, are people who are unable to vote on May 8. These voters, if approved, will be able to vote at their local IEC voting stations on May 6 and 7.

ANC-DA-EFF-Political-parties

Bapela has also urged all Muslims who are registered to vote to apply for a special vote due to the anticipated start of the holy month of Ramadan, which will clash with election day.

Additionally, the commission has agreed to extend voting hours at four foreign missions on April 27 to accommodate Jewish voters who will be celebrating the sabbath.

The four missions include London, Tel Aviv, Los Angeles and New York.

London and Tel Aviv voting stations will be open from 07:00 to 23:00, while Los Angeles and New York voting stations will be open from 07:00 to 23:30.

You might also like….Faith Nketsi’s leg game is too much to handle

This Faith Nketsi lady is too much. She is rocking in a flowered chocolate brown dress with a long opening vent up to the th!ghs. She killed it some days ago with a different style in jeans now again in a dress, OMG can’t handle it.

Faith Nketsi

She is somewhere somewhere and with the background of the place on her snaps is super amazing. Did you know that background contributes to the quality of one’s snap. I wonder why all her pictures come out so well, its because of that. View more pics…..

Source: News24

Are you looking for a new job?

Are you unemployed and want a new job? Or maybe you have a job already and want to find greener pastures? We have all these amazing Job Listings just for you. Take a look and find that amazing Job Today.  – See All Listings
Loading...