• For your full guide to the 2016 municipal elections, click here.

This week, our election roadshow takes us to Port Elizabeth.

It’s the largest city in the Eastern Cape and one of South Africa’s major centres.

However, it’s anything but an idyllic coastal town.

Unemployment is rife and service delivery leaves much to be desired.

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Dogged by poor governance, Nelson Mandela Bay will be a key battleground in the upcoming local government polls.

* Follow the journey with eNCA. Watch the video in the gallery above.

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