Khaya Sithole | Dealing with the service delivery pandemic should not escape our attention

accreditation
Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
loading...
Loading, please wait...
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article
Khaya Sithole.
Khaya Sithole.
Supplied

Later this year, the country is due to head to the local government elections. The elections at local government enjoy a unique place in the country's system of public governance.

As the primary interaction point between citizens and the state, local government and local governance is a matter of critical importance. Getting the system right is an intersection involving citizens, political formations and oversight agents. The role of citizens – as the voters whose participation and persuasion determines the outcomes - is fundamental to the process.

Read this for free
Get 14 days free to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
Rand - Dollar
16.13
-0.3%
Rand - Pound
19.63
-0.1%
Rand - Euro
16.96
-0.2%
Rand - Aus dollar
11.11
+0.1%
Rand - Yen
0.12
-0.1%
Gold
1,831.60
+0.6%
Silver
21.01
+0.8%
Palladium
1,986.50
+6.0%
Platinum
933.50
+2.4%
Brent Crude
117.98
+2.5%
Top 40
61,677
-0.2%
All Share
67,866
-0.3%
Resource 10
66,911
+1.3%
Industrial 25
80,058
-0.5%
Financial 15
15,153
-1.6%
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes Iress logo
Company Snapshot