ANC list process tweaked ahead of local government elections

06 June 2021 - 00:00 By zimasa matiwane

In a bid to halt a decline in voter support in the local government elections, the ANC wants to be represented by the most popular candidates in communities — even if they are not party members before being chosen.

The party's candidate selection guidelines show the party wants communities to have the final say on who should be the party's candidate for ward councillor — and have the right to veto branch decisions...

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