The M&G analyses the potential support Mosiuoa Lekota’s breakaway party has across the country in this article. The most likely sources of support are the division-wracked Western Cape, Northern Cape and Eastern Cape.
It is interesting to see the reports covering the shredding of ANC membership cards by members disillusioned with Zuma. At last the spotlight is on the widespread division of the ANC at a grass roots level. Clearly the organisation is far from monolithic — and this will hopefully provide the momentum for the breakaway party.