Democracy dividend

2011-05-14 11:39

Elections have proved to be good for the economy, with the ­media – ­especially the electronic ­media – ­being the biggest beneficiary of the democracy dividend.

Political parties are estimated to have spent R20 million on advertising in electronic media as the scramble for votes for this week’s local government elections intensifies. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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