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[LISTEN] Should ANC rethink how it runs its elections?

| Talk Radio 702 Eusebius McKaiser speaks to political analyst Lukhona Mnguni and founder of research company Lefthook, Vukani Mde, about whether the ANC should change how they elect their president.

JOHANNESBURG - Founder of research company Lefthook, Vukani Mde, says the African National Congress (ANC)'s model of branches electing delegates to represent them at the national conference can be a dangerous manner of voting.

ANC branches in good standing are meant to elect one person to represent them at the conference in choosing a leader. Mde says because of this, power struggles often ensue within branches.

Mde says this kind of voting is pervasive because it allows those in power to manipulate the number of branches.

Political analyst Lukhona Mnguni says the current ANC systems promote a lot of gatekeeping.

Listen to the audio above for more.

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