We've got news for you.

Register on SowetanLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Surging DA support in Durban

The Democratic Alliance has doubled its support in Durban’s eThekwini Metropolitan Municipality — so far.

As at 07:49pm on Thursday‚ the African National Congress was leading with 46.78%‚ the DA followed with 39.58% and the Economic Freedom Fighters were lagging behind with 2.83%.

In 2011 the DA received support of 21.02%‚ which means it has now grown by 18.56%.

On the current count‚ the ANC is down by 14.29% compared to 2011’s 61.07%.

IFP promises good governance in municipalities under its control

Only 69% of the City’s votes have been counted.

So far‚ 598 of 866 voting districts have been completed‚ 23 of 110 wards have been completed‚ 0 of 1 municipality have been completed and 23 of 219 seats have been allocated.

Would you like to comment on this article?
Register (it's quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.