/ 4 December 2023

Concourt lowers signature requirements for independent candidates

75fe2040 Explainer Is It Possible For An Independent Candidate Stand In More Than One Ward
South Africa has operated under a proportional representation system for all of its democratic history. But the Constitution enshrines the right of every citizen to stand for elected office
A majority judgment held that the stipulation was unconstitutional and reduced it to a 10th of the number stipulated by the new electoral act

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