Paddy Harper: Candidates finally show their heads in the battle for ward 33

Tuesday.

With six days to go before South Africa hits the polls, some of the 37 candidates for eThekwini’s ward 33 appear to be finally waking up to the fact that there’s a municipal election.

Granted, there’s been no knock on the door — or phone call, SMS or WhatsApp — from any of the candidates yet, but at least the parties appear to be postering the ward, which had previously been pretty much free of calls to vote for the poll dancers — and chancers — next Monday.

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