Promises, promises – main parties out of the blocks for election

- | 4 months ago

LONDON — In a divided country, the starting gun has been fired for the next general election and if it looked rough up to now, it is about to go nuclear.

We are not a country where politicians curry favour by kissing babies and shaking hands. The two main parties in the country, the ANC and the Democratic Alliance have both been plagued by infighting.

The remnants of the Zuma faction are not taking the shift of power within their party towards Ramaphosa lying down; the sexual harassment allegations surfacing within the party in the last weeks is testimony to that.

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