Elections Series: South Africa — Municipal

Evan Lieberman
Rorisang Lekalake
Hugo van der Merwe
Tshegofatso Putu

Local elections: Why they matter in the South African context
The lay of the land heading into this election: weak coalition politics, independent candidates, and breakaway parties
Issue voting and identity politics
COVID-19 and the election
The role of former President Jacob Zuma
Political violence in this election cycle
Predictions: How will the ANC do and what will turnout be?