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SAfm Reza Omar Interview

Click on the play icon to listen to the SAfm interview with Reza Omar on why the youth in South Africa have no interest in voting. [audio mp3="https://citizensurveys.net/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/2019.01.25_SA-FM_Reza-Omar-Interview.mp3"][/audio]...

Youth not interested in voting: Survey

On Tuesday 29 February 2019 the IEC revealed that around 9-million voters aren't registered. The majority of those are the youth. And Now a Citizen Survey shows that about 4.5 Million South African youngsters have no plans to vote. Click on the link to view an...

Millions, mostly young and poor, not interested in registering to vote

A recent article by Andisiwe Makinana published on Times Live points out that ahead of the elections expected in May there are about 11.2-million unregistered voters - and 4.5-million of them say they do not intend to register. A significant proportion are young, relatively poor and...

‘Young people in this country don’t feel that they are heard’

Bongani Bingwa of 702 speaks to DA Federal Youth Leader Luyolo Mphithi and EFF Student Command President Peter Keetse. The youth need to register and cast their votes. They will energise the body politic and ensure that they help to give South Africa a new vigour...

Dalk moet EFF nie dekking kry

Is the media helping the EFF to gain the public traction that they are achieving? This is the question posed by Amanda Gouws in her article in Die Burger. Click here to read more: Dalk moet EFF nie dekking kry - Amanda Gows...

Auditor General’s battle for accountability needs political backing

A recent article by Joachim Wehner and Dan Berliner in the Daily Maverick makes a bold statement that, "If the government is serious about tackling corruption, it must support the use of the enforcement powers of the Auditor-General that the audit bill envisages, by ensuring that...

Undecided voters will be key as survey shows party loyalties are waning

According to an article on Business Live by Professor Collette Schulz-Herzenberg, undecided voters will be key to the election results as party loyalties wane. The latest SACS data found that only 55% of eligible voters feel close to a political party. Parties will be forced...