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Zille ‘groot bate vir DA in eleksie’

As featured in Die Burger, Netwerk24 and Beeld, Philda Essop writes about the latest SACS data which shows that, when comparing the two leaders (Maimane versus Zille) in February 2019, 52% of DA supporters (3.4-million) preferred Zille over Maimane while a much lower 30% (2-million)...

Zille will boost DA at polls, says new survey

Eric Naki elaborates on the latest SACS data in The Citizen which indicates that former DA premier Helen Zille still holds strong significance to potential DA supporters. The data reveals that 58% of potential DA supporters would be more likely to vote for the party...

Stephen Grootes interview with Reza Omar on SAfm Sunrise

Reza Omar spoke to Stephen Grootes on SAfm Sunrise to explain the latest SACS data which reveals the strong effect former DA premier Helen Zille still has on potential DA voters. Click on the play icon to listen to the full interview below: [audio mp3="https://citizensurveys.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/2019.03.26_SAfm_Stephen-Grootes_Interview.mp3"][/audio]...

Radio Islam and Ignition TV interview with Reza Omar

Click on the play icon to listen to Sulaimaan Ravat interview with Reza Omar on Radio Islam and Ignition TV. They discuss the recent SACS data which indicates that 20% of ANC voters prefer former president Jacob Zuma to Ramaphosa, with more than half of...

Zuma’s campaigning will hurt ANC at polls – survey

Eric Naki elaborates in The Citizen on how incorporating Zuma into the ANC’s campaign trail could affect the party at the polls on May 8th. This is according to our latest SACS data which indicates that over 50% of their supporters would be less likely...

Making sense of the ANC’s recent poll claims

Political commentator and writer, Clyde Ramalaine, unpacks on Voices360 that the ANC’s recent poll claims that state that its president Cyril Ramaphosa is more popular than the organization he leads. The South African Citizens Survey poll in its category of political party affinity and support...

DA manifesto on pulse of citizen’s concerns about SA’s challenges

Columnist Nompumelelo Runji notes in the The Sowetan that the DA’s recently launched manifesto has, like the ANC and EFF, placed jobs at the center of its proposition to voters. With added focus on crime and corruption, the manifesto is on the “pulse of what...

Most citizens think graft getting worse – survey

In a recent article by Eric Naki published in the Citizen according to the latest South African Citizens Survey (SACS), most South Africans think corruption is getting worse however a sizeable number think the economy will improve over the next 12 months. However, there is hope...

Tragedie wys instandhouding kort

An article by Llewellyn Prince published in Die Burger reports that South Africans are expecting clarity on the measures and budget allocations that will be used in the government’s attempts to repair state entities, boost the economy and fight corruption.Click on the link to read...