There has been a mixed reaction to government’s decision to reopen schools on the 1 June.
Political parties continue to play their role in the fight against the spread of the coronavirus. Technology seems to be vital in the execution of this task as many are using this tool to communicate, educate and encourage their followers to adhere to the lockdown regulations.
The African National Congress (ANC) has welcomed the government’s comprehensive measures in an attempt to curb the spread and further infections of the coronavirus.
As the nation awaits President Cyril Ramaphosa’s SONA, the majority of political parties in Parliament are calling on the President to give concrete, implementable plans that will deal with the challenges facing the country.
2019 proved to be a busy year for South African political parties. Various formations contested the 6th democratic elections with the ANC still maintaining power as the governing party.