CSIR election predictions say it's coalitions all the way for the big cities

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) innovation manager, Ndumiso Cingo, says the African National Congress (ANC) is likely to get a higher percentage in the City of Jozi.

He says the ANC will get 45% and the DA will stand at 38% of the votes in Johannesburg.

Cingo says there will be no outright winner for Tshwane.

He says the current projections show that the ANC is likely to get about 42.6% and 41.8% for the DA. The EFF is likely to take the third position.

This basically means that coalitions can be formed between any of these three parties

Dr Ndumiso Cingo, CSIR innovation manager

The CSIR model uses voting patterns from the past.

CSIR predictions have been very accurate in the past, with one or two percent of differences to the final outcome.

Listen to the conversation below:

Read More
 HIV home-testing not final diagnosis - SA AIDS Council

HIV home-testing not final diagnosis - SA AIDS Council

Sanac CEO Dr Fareed Abdullah says that while the test is useful, it is not a confirmatory test, but rather a screening test.

Hawks investigating 4 cases related to irregular Prasa expenditure - Themba Godi

Hawks investigating 4 cases related to irregular Prasa expenditure - Themba Godi

Prasa has referred more than 60 inquiries to police related to R13.9 billion irregular expenditure highlighted by the AG's report.

Hard to keep the peace in countries with filthy public toilets  - UL lecturer

Hard to keep the peace in countries with filthy public toilets - UL lecturer

University of Limpopo water and sanitation lecturer, Trevor Mulaudzi, is promoting public toilet hygiene around the world.

ANC must not target or isolate Zuma's critics within party - SACP

ANC must not target or isolate Zuma's critics within party - SACP

SACP says it is important that the ANC has this discussion about President Jacob Zuma's leadership.

Father of 14 year-old autistic boy 'bullied' at airport explains what happened

Father of 14 year-old autistic boy 'bullied' at airport explains what happened

Haddow says his son had his unabridged birth certificate when he was forced to a sign declaration of undesirability at OR Tambo.

Mkhwebane denies laying charges against former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Mkhwebane denies laying charges against former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

Public Protector Advocate Busisiwe Mkhwebane Public Protector calling on police to investigate leaked interviews.