Warning to the ANC: Beware the fourth estate in the 2019 national elections

Warning to the ANC: Beware the fourth estate in the 2019 national elections

Here is my declaration   The fourth estate has become the de facto player in the politics of South Africa, influencing public opinion on a whole range of related issues. My declaration is backed by 1) a Pew research finding that I shall share shortly, which shows that citizens of Mzansi (a Zulu word loosely…

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How election of Ramaphosa saved ANC Elective Conference from Twitter wrath

Well, almost.   Let me start with a declaration that will be supported by stats later in this blog post. One thing many South Africans can agree on is that public perception related to the African National Congress (ANC), which was already at an all-time low going into the 54th ANC Elective Conference given the ruling party's bad…

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