SA political parties to disclose donors – WC High Court

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Hillary Clinton had to give account of funding, now SA's political parties are to follow suit. (Photo sourced.)

In a case brought before the Western Cape High Court by public-interest group My Vote Counts, the judge has ruled that all South African political parties should disclose their funders.

During the 2016 local government elections the ANC spent a reported R1-billion on its campaign, the DA R350-million and the EFF R10-million. Only R122-million of public money was allocated to political parties that financial year.

Are we going to uncover some more #GuptaLeaks? or would it become #Guptafunding?