Govan Mbeki Municipality remains an ANC stronghold

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- ridgetimes.co.za | 6 months ago

HIGHVELD – The ANC is still the ruling party – by far.

The party continues to call Mpumalanga one of its strongholds after accumulating more than 70 per cent of the electorate’s votes in the province. Although the ANC’s popularity shrunk by more than 10 per cent in the Govan Mbeki municipal area, the party is still standing strong with 58 807 votes cast in their favour.

A total of 100 683 votes were cast in the Govan Mbeki municipal area during the national and provincial elections on 8 May.

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