19 March 2020 – Postponed by-elections

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Type of Intervention: Emergency government
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Electoral Court decided to postpone all by-elections scheduled for March, April, and May, in response to COVID-19.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/electoral-commission-grants-elections-postponement-due-coronavirus-covid-19-19-mar-2020