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IEC adresses software glitches encountered during dry run for voter registration weekend

# The Independent Electoral Commission has addressed software glitches encountered during a dry run for the upcoming voter registration weekend. The simulation held in late October revealed issues with transaction transfers to the database and connectivity problems with Telkom, requiring router replacements. Chief electoral official Sy Mamabolo says the dry run was a strategic investment, enabling the identification and resolution of potential issues ahead of the registration weekend. He says the IEC is gearing up for a successful voter registration process with the lessons learned from the simulation.