ANC sweeps Shaka's Head despite faction fighting from page 1

2016-08-10 06:00

THE controversial ward of Shaka's Head in KwaDukuza Municipality, where a councillor was ousted and replaced on the eve of local government elections, was retained overwhelmingly by the ANC.
The removal of long-standing ANC councillor Jetro Banda made headlines when members of his community torched his car and house in February.
Banda himself pointed to faction fighting in the party that created a chasm between nominated opponents, with the tensions resulting in him being exiled to a plush coastal housing estate as he feared for his life.
According to results released by the IEC on their election dashboard, the ANC retained the ward with an 85.24% majority, followed by the EFF with 8.02%.

The victory for the ANC and the conclusion of the local government elections now means that Banda is no longer a sitting councillor, and will have to vacate his municipality sponsored home.

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iLembe District (ANC majority)

ANC - 65.48%

DA - 9.52%

IFP - 17.17%

EFF - 3.33%

AIC - 1.83%

ACDP, MF, DLC, TA, MOSA, APC, Aljama - Less than 1%.

KwaDukuza (ANC majority)

ANC - 63.68%

DA - 20.33%

IFP - 6.50%

EFF - 4.29%

AIC - 2.92%

ACDP, MF, DLC, TA, MOSA, APC, Aljama - Less than 1%.

Mandeni (ANC majority)

ANC - 71.51%

DA - 3.42%

IFP - 18.80%

EFF - 2.68%

AIC - 2.92%

ACDP, MF, DLC, TA, MOSA, APC, Aljama - Less than 1%.

Maphumulo (ANC majority)

ANC - 54.95%

DA - 0.75%

IFP - 39.67%

EFF - 1.30%

AIC - 2.21%

ACDP, MF, DLC, TA, MOSA, APC, Aljama - Less than 1%.

Ndwedwe (ANC majority)

ANC - 70.12%

DA - 1.70%

IFP - 19.99%

EFF - 3.59%

AIC - 3.36%

ACDP, MF, DLC, TA, MOSA, APC, Aljama - Less than 1%.

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