Eric Naki
Political Editor
3 minute read
9 Dec 2021
4:25 am

EFF and ANC power play puts SA’s transformation into reverse

Eric Naki

The EFF’s revenge against the ANC puts SA’s transformation and political realignment into reverse gear.

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The Economic Freedom Fighters’ insistence that the ANC must overnight become a radical organisation expropriating land without compensation irrespective of other factors, nationalise the SA Reserve Bank and even drop part of the Anthem to satisfy its dream of a socialist order is bound to delay the actual transformation in this country. Already the fight between the two has resulted in the DA winning prime metros and rendered a crisis in the formation of coalition governments in Gauteng. The EFF’s revenge against the ANC puts SA’s transformation and political realignment into reverse gear. The EFF’s “take-it-or-leave-it attitude is not the...