Double Voting Charges Mar South Africa's 2019 Elections

"The Justice, Crime Prevention and Security cluster has made good on their promise to prioritise electoral crimes, with 16 people across the country already convicted and sentenced", Police Minister Bheki Cele has said. Crimes included double voting which saw 19 people arrested in the KwaZulu Natal Province, while two others were arrested in Barberton, Mpumalanga for the same offence.

 

Left: SAPS police badge. Right: Voting booths.

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