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Analysis: Missing youth vote leaves a vacuum in SA democracy

With the 2019 national elections looming, political parties and the Independent Electoral Commission need the youth, who are closing in on forming half of the population, to come out and vote. The former will need them in order to gain political power and the latter to legitimise the electoral process. And yet, young people don’t seem to be interested in the politicking of the day....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Friday, 11 January