In this episode of Suttner's View, researcher and analyst Professor Raymond Suttner speaks about the ANC's defensive stance in Parliament.
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Suttner's View: ANC with huge majority on the defensive in parliament
By: ISS, Institute for Security Studies
Three weeks after the pivotal 1 November local elections, some of South Africa’s municipalities have sworn in councillors. In those with no outright winners, fragile political coalitions are being formed. The polls marked the lowest voter turnout in post-apartheid South Africa. Support for the ruling African National Congress (ANC) dipped below 50% for the first time, resulting in the party controlling only two of the country’s eight metropolitan areas. →