Results of the Municipal By-Elections held on 31 October 2018

During the by-election contested yesterday in Gauteng, the African National Congress (ANC) retained it seat it won in the 2016 Municipal Elections.

The new councillor for the ANC is Matshidiso Barbara Baloyi in Ward 9 in Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality – TSH. The party retained the seat it won in the 2016 Municipal Elections, with 69.08% of the votes cast compared to 83.02% in the 2016 Municipal Elections. Voter turnout yesterday was 31.34%.

For more detailed election results please visit the Electoral Commission’s website at


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