'The ANC will not change' - DA punts jobs, governance at manifesto launch

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- news24.com | 8 months ago

Unveiling the party’s election manifesto, the Democratic Alliance has outlined its vision for what South Africa would look like under its government.

The party, which launched its manifesto at Rand Stadium in Johannesburg on Saturday, has placed jobs, basic services and the fight against corruption at the top of its agenda. The manifesto, which had the look and feel of a corporation's annual report, set out how the DA would bring change to the lives of South Africans, focussing attention on a bid to create jobs, to eradicate the "sex for jobs and bribes for jobs" phenomenons, as well as to reposition the party's view on economic empowerment.

The issue, which has made headlines in 2018 after party members differed publicly on triple-BEE, was ironed out, with the DA saying it wants a "simplified" version that will measure "real" empowerment.

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