We've got news for you.

Register on SowetanLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Aggrieved ActionSA candidates in Soweto send a complaint to party

'Reality is that some people are elected some are not'

Siviwe Feketha Political reporter

A conflict is already brewing within ActionSA over the selection process of councillors as some of its aggrieved candidates and members accuse it of having sidelined them despite helping the party secure a electoral success during municipal elections.

The party has confirmed it received a formal grievance from a group of candidates from Soweto who accused ActionSA’s proportional representative list of being dominated by those with close ties to party leader Herman Mashaba...

This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

If you have already registered or subscribed, please sign in to continue.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@sowetanlive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

Would you like to comment on this article? Register (it’s quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

Commenting is subject to our house rules.