More than 18m people voted - IEC

Pretoria - More than 18 million South Africans voted in provincial and national elections on Wednesday, the country's fifth democratic elections.

Electoral Commission of SA chairwoman Pansy Tlakula announced the final results on Saturday evening.

Photo: @IECSouthAfrica. Credit: TWITTER

The total number of valid votes cast was 18 402 497.

The number of spoilt votes was 251 960.

Voter turnout was 73 43 percent out of a registered population of 25 381 293.

Here’s a list of each party with the number of votes and percentage of total votes it received.