COALITION POLITICS IN SOUTH AFRICA
Ralph Mathegka, political analyst and senior researcher, UWC
As political parties, particularly at local level, struggle to win an outright majority, South Africa finds itself entering an era of coalition politics. A lot is at stake: service delivery, stability and reputations. In this two-hour lecture, senior researcher and political analyst Ralph Mathegka looks ahead at the potential partnerships after the 2019 elections and what they might mean in real terms.
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