The general expectation seems to be that the ANC will expand it’s grip on power in the forthcoming election, very much due to the end of the corrupt Zuma reign. However the new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has his work cut out to end corruption – which is rife in all spheres of government – transform the civil service and apply the hard medicine that the SA economy requires. None of the latter factors are popular with his alliance partners, or his voters. And then lies the rub…

https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/politics/2019-01-07-anc-on-track-to-dominate-election-poll-finds/