Al Jazeera (DStv 406 / StarSat 401) is covering the run-up to, and election day in South Africa on Wednesday 7 May with three correspondents, Azad Essa, Haru Mutasa and Tania Page.
Al Jazeera says the 24-hour TV news channel will present a detailed report card on the main issues faced by South Africans and voters.
"The election in South Africa is very important to us and our viewers right around the globe," says Al Anstey, Al Jazeera English' managing director.
"Our coverage will cover all angles of the story, from our teams across the country. We will be hearing from people from across South Africa as they decide on which way to vote, and react to the outcome of this important election".