Rain blamed for turnout

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- news24.com | 4 months ago

Traditionally rain is consi­dered a sign of good luck.

However, on election day, 8 May, it proved otherwise as it resulted in a low turnout of voters countrywide. Good rainfall was experienced across the country last Wednesday.

Constant rainfall on election day resulted in wet and cold weather conditions which several political parties that contested the elections, blamed for preventing potential voters from casting their votes at the polling stations across the country.

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