Justice Moseneke Inquiry on Free and Fair Local Government Elections during COVID
The Electoral Commission has appointed former Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke to lead a process to evaluate the impact of Covid-19 on conditions conducive for the holding of free and fair elections on 27 October 2021. The Inquiry is in line with Section 14(4) of the Electoral Commission Act (51 of 1996) which provides for the Commission, should it deem necessary, to publish a report on the likelihood or otherwise that it will be able to ensure that any pending elections will be free and fair. The final report is expected to be handed to the Electoral Commission in July 2021, before proclamation of the elections by the Minister of CoGTA.
The Inquiry can be reached as follows:
Address: Tugela House, Floor 1, 1303 Heuwel Road, Centurion, 0157
Telephone: 012 622 5574