ActionSA in ‘tailspin’ as candidates omitted from IEC lists

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ActionSA in ‘tailspin’ as candidates omitted from IEC lists

IEC bungle caused the error, as poll suggests the party will give the ANC a run for its money

Political correspondent

Political newcomers ActionSA, a party threatening to give the ANC a run for its money in the upcoming local government elections, was in a flat spin overnight when it appeared that its candidates were erroneously omitted from the Electoral Commission’s candidate lists.

The party said it alerted the IEC in panic that it had been left off the lists of candidates to contest the November 1 elections.

ActionSA does not appear on Gauteng candidate lists published online on Wednesday night...

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