14 March 2011
In terms of Section 2A of the Public Holidays Act, 1994, (Act No. 36 of 1994), President Jacob Zuma has declared
18 May 2011 as a public holiday throughout the Republic.
The declaration will enable voters to participate in the local government elections on the day.
The President wishes all political parties well as they prepare for the elections.
Zizi Kodwa on 0823304910
Vuyelwa Qinga on 0828773898
Issued by the Presidency