The politics of 2019 – sharp, divisive, dangerous

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Original Photos: Then Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille, 24 July 2018. EPA-EFE/NIC BOTHMA / Opposition party leader, Mmusi Maimane from the Democratic Alliance (DA) addresses a media conference in response to the resignation of President Jacob Zuma at the Houses of Parliament, Cape Town, South Africa, 15 February 2018.

EPA-EFE/BRENTON GEECH / President Cyril Ramaphosa at the unveiling of the Presidential Postal Stamp in Parliament, 9 October 2018. Photo: Leila Dougan / Julius Malema, leader of the opposition party Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), addresses supporters at the launch of the party’s local election manifesto in Soweto, near Johannesburg, South Africa, 30 April 2016. The EFF hope to take control of Johannesburg from the ruling African National Congress (ANC) as the ANC lose ground due to corruption charges against President Jacob Zuma.

Local elections will be held in the country on 03 August 2016. EPA/CORNELL TUKIRI / South African President Jacob Zuma attends a luncheon for world leaders during the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly at the United Nations headquarters in New York, New York, USA, 20 September 2016. EPA-EFE/PETER FOLEY / POOL.

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