PODCAST | Is SA on the verge of becoming a failed state?


Sunday Times Politics Weekly

PODCAST | Is SA on the verge of becoming a failed state?

Conversation delves into state of local governance, collapse of service delivery and land expropriation bill

Paige Muller and Mike Siluma

In this week’s episode of Sunday Times Politics Weekly, we ask the question: is SA on the brink of becoming a failed state? 

We speak to associate professor in the School of Governance at Wits University, William Gumede, about the state of local governance and the collapse of basic service delivery. The conversation outlines how crucial local governance is to service delivery, job creation, investment and the functioning of the country as a whole.

We then turn our attention to the land expropriation bill, which is the subject of heated debate in parliament. We dissect the issue with our parliamentary correspondent, Andisiwe Makinana, who has been tracking the story since its inception. ..

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