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2017-06-14 06:02

Political parties are holding their breath in a bid to win the Sol Plaatje Municipality Ward 24 today (14/06).

The ward will be contested by Melga Sharon Tobias (ANC), Sharon Merle Steyn (DA), Lettie Papier (Economic Freedom Fighters) and Hendrik Jacobus van den Berg (Vryheidsfront Plus).

The ward was previously represented by the DA and became vacant after the death of Cllr Dirk van der Merwe who passed away in March.

The voter turnout for this ward in the 2016 municipal elections was 70,14% and the DA candidate won the ward with 82,84% of the valid votes.

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