Local government elections are set for October.
Qaanitah Hunter is concerned that electioneering rallies for local government elections can become super-spreader events. However, she is just as worried that postponing the elections will just increase the dysfunction we see in municipalities around the country.
I am worried about the local government elections.
Most immediately, when I watch the horrifying scenes playing out from India, and how election rallies became massive super-spreader events for Covid-19, I shudder at the thought of what will happen in South Africa.
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