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DA has some ‘soul searching’ to do after dismal by-election performance

For the ANC though, its strong showing is a shot in the arm, says the party's elections head Fikile Mbalula

Political reporter

The governing ANC emerged stronger while the official opposition came out the biggest loser of the hotly contested by-elections held across the country.

Voters in the majority of wards that chose new councillors on Thursday handed their votes to the ruling party despite being battered by allegations of corruption.

The ANC retained 64 municipal wards across the country, winning six new ones and losing two...

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