Election battle hits high gear

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ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa addresses a community meeting ahead of the 2021 municipal elections. Photo: Papi Morake/Gallo
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa addresses a community meeting ahead of the 2021 municipal elections. Photo: Papi Morake/Gallo

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It may seem much more muted than previous general and municipal polls, but the election season has finally fully kicked in. This long weekend, the country’s political parties, including the big three, kicked off their campaigns with manifesto launches.

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