Young and old apathetic and dissatisfied

2011-05-18 00:00

We ask you: Are you voting? What’s the most important issue you hope your vote will change if your party gets into power?

MANY people who were asked to share their views about election day showed a lack of interest in voting and expressed their dissatisfaction with the Msunduzi Municipality.

Most said they would not vote because they have lost hope in the council.

Some older people declined to comment, saying their remarks would be labelled “racist” because many incompetent people had been employed by the council, resulting in bankruptcy for Msunduzi.

Some of the younger people interviewed said that they had not even registered because they do not see how voting in the local government elections today is going to change their lives for the better.

Other youngsters said they would start taking the elections seriously once their votes are taken seriously by those who have been elected to the municipality.

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