South Africa

Job opportunities, safer communities, free basic services: The ANC’s offer to voters

ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday evening presented the governing party’s 2021 local government elections (LGE) manifesto in Church Square, Tshwane.

While admitting the ANC’s numerous failures in local government, Ramaphosa said the 1 November polls would herald a new era of accountability and consequences for wrongdoing in ANC municipalities.

FULL TEXT: Ramaphosa asks voters for another chance

The party has pledged for the next five years – among other promises – it will focus on getting service delivery right, creating job opportunities and hiring municipal staff who are competent and experienced.

Basic municipal services

Local economies

Municipal staff

Other promises

Read the full ANC LGE manifesto below:

Compiled by Thapelo Lekabe

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