2016 Local Government Elections

The 2016 South African municipal elections were held on 3 August 2016, to elect councils for all district, metropolitan and local municipalities in each of the nine provinces. It was the fifth municipal election held in South Africa since the end of apartheid in 1994; municipal elections are held every five years.

The ruling African National Congress (ANC) was the largest party overall, earning 53.9% of the total vote.

As at 15h23, the results summary for the Eastern Cape Province on 11 August 2016  were as follows:

Municipality

ANC

Seats 

Total

Seats

Control

Metropolitan Municipalities

Buffalo City

60

100

ANC majority

Nelson Mandela Bay

50

120

DA-UDM-COPE-ACDP coalition

District Municipalities

Sarah Baartman

ANC majority

Amothole

ANC majority

Chris Hani

ANC majority

Joe Gqabi

ANC majority

OR Tambo

ANC majority

Alfred Nzo

ANC majority

Local Municipalities

Dr Beyers Naudé

14

27

ANC majority

Blue Crane Route

7

11

ANC majority

Makana

17

27

ANC majority

Ndlambe

13

20

ANC majority

Sundays River Valley

11

16

ANC majority

Kouga

12

29

DA majority

Kou-Kamma

6

11

ANC majority

Mbhashe

47

63

ANC majority

Mnquma

48

62

ANC majority

Great Kei

9

13

ANC majority

Amahlathi

24

30

ANC majority

Ngqushwa

20

23

ANC majority

Raymond Mhlaba

38

46

ANC majority

Inxuba Yethemba

11

18

ANC majority

Intsika Yethu

35

42

ANC majority

Emalahleni

28

34

ANC majority

Engcobo

33

39

ANC majority

Sakhisizwe

14

17

ANC majority

Enoch Mgijima

50

68

ANC majority

Elundini

28

34

ANC majority

Senqu

23

34

ANC majority

Walter Sisulu

15

22

ANC majority

Ngquza Hill

53

63

ANC majority

Port St Johns

31

39

ANC majority

Nyandeni

54

63

ANC majority

Mhlontlo

40

51

ANC majority

King Sabata Dalindyebo

46

72

ANC majority

Matatiele

38

51

ANC majority

Umzimvubu

41

53

ANC majority

Mbizana

50

62

ANC majority

Ntabankulu

29

34

ANC majority

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