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Small Parties Risk Big Money to Compete in S. Africa Electionsi
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Emilie Iob
May 05, 2014 8:25 PM
They don't have the money or the influence of the African National Congress, but a number of small parties in South Africa are hoping to have impact on policy by winning a few seats in parliament in the May 7th elections. In the final stretch, these parties are betting all their funding on the race. Emilie Iob reports from Johannesburg.

Small Parties Risk Big Money to Compete in S. Africa Elections

Published May 05, 2014

They don't have the money or the influence of the African National Congress, but a number of small parties in South Africa are hoping to have impact on policy by winning a few seats in parliament in the May 7th elections. In the final stretch, these parties are betting all their funding on the race. Emilie Iob reports from Johannesburg.


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