South Africa’s ruling ANC party wins big victory in general elections

London, May 9: The African National Congress (ANC) has reportedly won the biggest share of the vote in South Africa’s general election, partial results have revealed.

According to the BBC, with about 80 percent of the results in, the ANC has 63 percent of the vote, followed by the Democratic Alliance (DA) on 22 percent.

Meanwhile, the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party secured the third spot with 5 percent of the vote.

The electoral commission said voting passed off peacefully in most areas, with turnout at just over 72 percent, the report added. (ANI)