Most voting stations up and running
Wednesday 7 May 2014 – 8:38am
JOHANNESBURG – A couple of isolated voting stations in South Africa are still not open due to delays in material being delivered at polling stations.
IEC deputy chairperson Terry Tselane said: “Most voting stations are open and functioning well.”
A total of 98 percent of voting stations opened on time and people started voting at 7am.
“We are not overly worried,” he added.
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