Will South Africa See a 'Watershed' 2019 Election?

For the first time in the democratic era there are somewhat viable threats to the ruling African National Congress from the left and the right, writes The Journalist's Ismail Lagardien who says next month's national poll may be a watershed. This comes ahead of results from a poll conducted by marketing and research firm Ipsos which revealed a potential distribution of votes for the top five parties at a national level.


Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.