Ballot Box: An end to "vat en sit" coalitions and how they'll be regulated in the future

Coalition politics took centre stage after the 2016 municipal elections when the governance of major metropoles was awarded to more than one party, who entered into "vat en sit" agreements. And this year, coalitions are expected to once again be in the spotlight during the local elections in November.
24 Oct 2021 English South Africa Politics · News

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