Deputy ANC Secretary-General, Jessie Duarte, says the party did not get special treatment from the IEC.
It comes after the commission reopened candidate registration for the upcoming local government elections.
The governing party failed to register candidates for 93 municipalities on time.
Opposition parties say the IEC is favouring the ANC by giving it a lifeline. But, Duarte says this is not the case.
In other news – Bad news about driver’s licences that expire before March 2022
The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has confirmed that drivers whose licence cards expire between 1 September 2021 and 31 March 2022 have not been given an extension to renew their licence cards.
Transport minister Fikile Mbalula announced on Friday, 27 August 2021, that the grace period for renewing licences that expired between 26 March 2020 and 31 August 2021 was extended to 31 March 2022. Learn more