The 2016 South African municipal elections will be held on 3 August, with the ANC and DA fighting for control of the major metros.
According to the latest eNCA and Ipsos polls, the DA and ANC will be close in Nelson Mandela Bay, Tshwane, and Johannesburg.
For voters who want to keep up to date with the latest news and results, there are multiple apps and website available.
A number of options are detailed below:
Independent Electoral Commission App and Website
The IEC’s official app, available for Android and iOS, which features:
- View your registration details
- Navigate to your voting station
- View your candidates
- View news and information on the election processes
- View the IEC’s contact information and address
- Report a voting station issue
- Follow the IEC’s social media feeds
Independent Electoral Commission website – the election results are published live on the IEC website.
News24 Elections App and Website
Available on Android and iOS, the app features:
- Live election results
- Breaking news alerts
- Live map updates
TimesLive Elections Website
TimesLive’s election site features:
- Election results
- Election news
- “My Ward” information
- “Battleground” data on selected municipalities