Votes to 'anyone but the ANC' for KZN's organised shack dwellers

- | 7 months ago

Informal settlements and their thousands of marginalised citizens in South Africa’s major metros will be key battlegrounds in next week’s general election, despite being considered voting blocs for the ruling African National Congress (ANC).

According to polling analyst Dawie Scholtz, informal settlements are “enormously important to the ANC”. “These are typically the areas that vote ANC by the largest margin.

The contest between the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and the ANC in these areas in urban KZN will be critical to the [election] outcome,” Scholtz told the African News Agency (ANA).

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