ActionSA loses court bid to have its name on ballot papers

ActionSA loses court bid to have its name on ballot papers

2021-10-23 08:15:00 AM

ActionSA loses court bid to have its name on ballot papers

The Electoral Court has ruled against new political party ActionSA in its bid to have its name added to the ballot papers being used for the November 1 local government elections.

22 October 2021 - 15:47Kgaugelo MaswenengReporterActionSA president Herman Mashaba says the party is dedicated to the rule of law and respects the outcome of the court and the experience of the jurists who presided over the matter. File photo.Image:Veli Nhlapo

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The Electoral Court has ruled against ActionSA in its bid to have its name added to the ballot papers being used for the November 1 local government elections. The party expressed its dismay on Friday and vowed to continue its efforts to be visible to supporters.

“While we are disappointed by the outcome, ActionSA is dedicated to the rule of law and we respect the outcome of the court and the experience of the jurists who presided over our matter,” said party president Herman Mashaba.“While our focus has been unfalteringly on the campaign, our attention turns to the extraordinary measures we will implement to ensure voters are able to locate ActionSA on the ballot papers.” headtopics.com

TimesLIVEpreviously reported the case arose after the party realised its name had been omitted from the ballot papers.It can only be identified by its logo — a predicament in which 14 other political parties find themselves.Explaining this, the Electoral Commission said it was the party’s fault as it failed to submit an abbreviated name when it first registered as a party.

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Yet THEY the IECSouthAfrica overide the law for corrupt ANC after they failed register members SCHOCING CNN BBCHARDtalk carteblanchetv Action4SA Corruption_SA PresidencyZA Our_DA ANCDSGDuarte DlaminiZuma Senior executives in the IEC come from the corrupt ANC. There was no way ActionSA could have won.The IEC is just an extension of the corrupt ANC .With the ANC losing support in great numbers,the IEC is doing its bidding by stifling new and upcoming political parties.

Mybe we don’t need this many political parties anyways Is the IEC UNFAIR, SCARED OR CAPTURED? No problem. Will vote them still. When IEC top bras are TOP ANC MEMBERS🤷‍♂️ Am still voting Action4SA 😂😂😂😂 This fool and its party wont survive South African politics he still needs to learn more How can he not put the name of the party on a ballot papers i thought i was gonna vote for the part

ActionSA loses court bid to have its name on ballot papersThe Electoral Court has ruled against new political party ActionSA in its bid to have its name added to the ballot papers being used for the November 1 local government elections. Zikhala ngempela manje So they campaigned for nothing Can the party not display banners at venues where ActionSA contest - banners that display the party's acronym and logo.

😂😂😂. The gods are protecting the foreigners against you Allegedly they might have lost the court bid but gained publicity and sympathy vote as they played victim fighting the allegedly mighty ANC aligned IEC. Allegedly. It's perception that counts. I hope Mashaba milks this way towards 1 November. Mashaba Herman 🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

ActionSA loses court bid to have its name on ballot papersThe Electoral Court has ruled against new political party ActionSA in its bid to have its name added to the ballot papers being used for the November 1 local government elections. Mashaba is playing Please do clarify for your readers that the name and logo will feature in full on the PR ballot, and that the logo and candidate name will feature on the ward ballot. Bra Herman was co-opted into the mayor'seat. He thrived in Apartheid ZA without saying a word about black oppression, sorry he said ( black like me ). He knows Nothing about instruments of democracy, unless of course; they suite him.

ActionSA loses as court rules in favour of IEC over ballot paper omissionThis outcome means ActionSA will only be identifiable through its logo and ward candidates' names on the ballot papers. Hope you don't loose LGE too. Was the Public Protector wrong to say our courts don't apply the equally and it depends who you are Wena Wareng? Nothing gets in the ANCs way and still stands... From the bottom to the top the anc shows SA the middle finger and nobody or anything can stop it U making tomuch noise for no reason. Look now u are loosing. What next. Let's wait for voting day. Hope u win Alexander

Herman Mashaba’s ActionSA loses ballot paper battle with IEC ahead of local government electionsThe party has lost its battle to force the IEC to include its full name in the ballot paper ahead of the November 1 local government elections. No room for xenophobia IEC is ANC, very useless

Electoral court rejects ActionSA's ballot paper challengeThe electoral court has ruled against Action SA’s application to include the party’s full name on the ballot papers ahead of the elections next month. ActionSA is overrated 😁😎 Remember, some ActionSA person in authority signed off on this. 'The abbreviation of the name of the party is 𝗡/𝗔' Am rolling on the floor, this is the joke of the week 🤣🤣🤣🤣

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