DA shows steady growth in Inkwanca Municipality

The Democratic Alliance (DA) showed steady growth in yesterday’s by-election in the Inkwanca Municipality (Sterkstroom and Molteno). In total, the DA won 17% against the ANC’s 63%, a significant decrease for the ruling party. Incredibly, we also won a ward in this municipality for the first time. The DA increased its support from 13.89 % in the last local government elections to 17% and up from 11.3% in the general …

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DA shows strong growth in Eastern Cape by-elections

Yesterday the Democratic Alliance swept to victory in Ward 5 in the Kouga Municipality where it retained the seat notwithstanding the fact that the ANC put forward the Kouga mayor, Booi Koerat, as the candidate. We showed stunning growth in Ward 9 of the same municipality where we grew from 33% of the vote to 44% of the vote in the face of desperate intimidation by the ANC. In Ward …

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