SA's political derby day: ANC, EFF to host final rallies

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SA's political derby day: ANC, EFF to host final rallies Tshidi Madia SHARE THIS 54 minutes ago (Mpho Raborife, News24)On Sunday, South Africa will for at least one day return to the days of stadiumology - the art of filling a stadium - as the mammoth ANC faces off with the smaller but more youthful and vibrant EFF.

The ANC will hold its Siyanqoba rally at Ellis Park stadium, which holds around 62 000 people, with the 37 000 capacity Johannesburg stadium set up as the overflow area. And while the EFF only has the task of filling Orlando stadium and its smaller overflow area, the battle between the two popular parties will also be played out on social media, especially; between hashtags, retweets and likes.

The ANC has already distributed usernames and WiFi passwords to get its party supporters to tweet of its events, while the red berets have spent time on Soweto's historic streets, trying to get supporters to attend its Tshela Thupa rally.

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