New law on political party funding impacted 2019 polls: ANC

The ANC says a new law compelling parties to reveal their major donors impacted its campaign for the May election.

JOHANNESBURG - Political party funders are already running scared.

The ANC says a new law compelling parties to reveal their major donors impacted its campaign for the May election.

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It was one of only two political parties that's made submissions to the IEC about regulations to the Political Party Funding Act.

Former Constitutional Development Minister Valli Moosa says political parties will have to up their game and pay closer attention to donations, however small.

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The IEC will now work towards setting up the structures for disclosing donations ahead of the next local government elections.

It's envisaging a system that's purely electronic. 

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