Briefing

Flash Briefing: 2021 Local Elections likely to usher in coalitions; coalition politics; Eskom corruption still rife says de Ruyter

Flash Briefing: 2021 Local Elections likely to usher in coalitions; coalition politics; Eskom corruption still rife says de Ruyter

With 97% of the ballots counted, the Democratic Alliance and ActionSA, together with support of natural allies, appear to have won sufficient votes to take control of Johannesburg and Tshwane, SA’s commercial heartland and its capital city. Critically, the business-friendly political parties appear to have secured enough votes to rule these two key cities without…