South Africa

‘It’s cold outside ANC’: Why some parties struggle while EFF flourishes

North West ANC PEC
The notion that “it’s cold outside the ANC” seems to be gaining ground as none of the political parties that broke away from it have made any serious electoral headway. Prof Ntsikelelo Breakfast, political analyst and the director of the Centre for Security, Peace and Conflict Resolution at Nelson Mandela University, said electoral results pattern seem to reinforce this view. He noted how none of the parties that broke away from the ANC, or that were established following the expulsions of their leaders from the ANC, had been able to grow since. Breakfast attributed the annihilation of radical economic transformation…