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Ralph Mathekga | Court action not enough if parties want to be a real opposition to the ANC

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The DA has launched court action following Nersa's decision to grant Eskom an increase. Photo: Gallo Images/ALAMY
The DA has launched court action following Nersa's decision to grant Eskom an increase. Photo: Gallo Images/ALAMY

Opposition parties may be using court litigation to get answers out of the government on the current crisis but they need to consider bigger strategies ahead of the 2024 election, argues Ralph Mathekga.

As the 2024 election nears, it needs to be clear what opposition parties have in mind regarding how they plan to tackle what could become the most contested general election yet.

An atmosphere of political crisis has set in under the ANC leadership, with the party reaching a dead end when it comes to taking the country forward. The job is too challenging for the ANC, and the situation is getting worse daily.

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