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IEC says its systems are ready for the Political Party Funding Act

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Political parties in South Africa will soon have to reveal who they get money from, and the size of these donations will be limited to R15 million a year. 

The Electoral Commission of South Africa (IEC) has indicated that it is ready to implement the provisions of the Political Party Funding Act, which President Cyril Ramaphosa promised would happen before April.

This means the law will come into force in time for the local government elections, which is expected to take place in the second half of this year.

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