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These Reactions to the Current Election Results from South Africans are Hilarious

South Africans are having a field day on social media as the votes from the elections are still being counted.

South Africans cast their votes in the national elections just two days ago. Described as the most fiercely contested elections the country has had in years, there was plenty of drama at the polls.

Some voters were turned away because there weren't enough ballot papers while others finessed the system and actually voted more than once. If that weren't enough, documents have surfaced that show that Russian operatives were planning to influence the election results in favor of the ruling African National Congress (ANC).

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Russian Operatives Allegedly Tried to Influence South Africa's Elections

Recently leaked documents show plans that intended to help the ruling ANC win by a large majority.

Yesterday, South Africans headed to the polls to cast their votes in what has been described as the most contested elections the country has had in years.

Whilst the elections went smoothly for the most part, documents have surfaced which outline the plans of Russian operatives allegedly led by Yevgeny Prigozhin–a businessman from St Petersburg–to ensure the ruling African National Congress (ANC) wins the elections. Prigozhin is the owner of the Internet Research Agency which was reported to be responsible for supporting Trump during the 2016 elections in America.

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South Africa's BLF Party Has Been Found Guilty of Hate Speech

The political party's controversial slogan 'Land or Death' has been found to constitute hate speech by the Equality Court.

South Africa's minor political party, Black First Land First (BLF), has been ordered by the Equality Court to remove their 'Land or Death' slogan from their public platforms including social media, regalia as well as website within one month of the court's ruling.

The slogan refers to any opposition to the land expropriation without compensation that will soon take place in South Africa.

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South African Black Twitter is Freaking Out Over the Upcoming Elections

#IWantToVoteBut is highlighting the concerns South Africans have with regards to casting their votes in the upcoming elections.

In just two days, on the 8th May, South Africans will be heading to the polls to cast their vote in what has been described as one of the most fiercely contested elections the country has faced in years. However, with very little time left to decide on just who exactly they'll be voting for, South African Black Twitter is not only undecided but also distressed about the upcoming elections.

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