What South Africans searched for online on election day

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- itweb.co.za | 5 months ago

While "South Africa elections 2019" took top spot as the Google trending search term on Wednesday, with over 500 000 searches, voters were also interested in basic information like "How to check your voting station".

At 10am today, data from the search engine showed "IEC results" was top of mind for many South Africans, with the topic having reached over 200 000 searches. The next most searched terms for voting topics include "Elections 2019", "EFF" (Economic Freedom Fighters), "SA elections 2019" and "voting stations near me".

Local users were also interested in the "ACDP", "political parties 2019", "voting times", as well as "voting results so far".

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