South African National Elections in Numbers – Part 3

South African National Elections in Numbers – Part 3

South Africa's top 3 political parties by number of parliamentary seats won in the 2014 national elections are the ANC (249 of 400 seats, or 62% - also the governing party), the DA (89 seats or 22% - main opposition party) and theEFF (25 seats or 6%). As the 3 graphs below show, the top…

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How 2016 South African Municipal Elections Performed on Social Media

As we publish this post, we are left with less than 3hrs before closing of the polls for South Africa's most contested municipal elections in the country's 22 years of democracy. This is the 4th time Mzansi is having this category of democratic elections. It has become practice with events of this magnitude on the…

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