[LISTEN] IRR poll: ANC could get 59% of the vote in 2019 elections
The Institute of Race Relations poll also predicts that the DA will attract 22% of the vote, while the EFF will get 10% based on a 69% voter turnout.
JOHANNESBURG – The African National Congress (ANC) is predicted to receive around 59% of the votes in the upcoming general elections next year.
That’s according to a snap poll conducted by the Institute of Race Relations (IRR).
Talk Radio 702’s Clement Manyathela spoke to Gareth van Onselen, the head of politics and governance at the IRR, about their latest poll.
“There are a number of people who obviously don’t go to the polls [on election day] … we used a number of models to be able to project how turn out would look like at different levels.”
Listen to the audio above for more.