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South Africa: Local elections on November 1 put support for ANC to test

  • Major loss for ANC could limit Ramaphosa's chances to get reelected as ANC president next year

  • Low voter turnout expected reflecting pandemic and disappoint with poor service delivery

  • DA and EFF are unlikely beneficiaries of falling support for the ANC

South Africa: Local elections on November 1 put support for ANC to test
Metodi Tzanov
EmergingMarketWatch
28 October 2021