In the aftermath of South Africa’s Local Government Elections on 1 November 2021, low voter was one of the most discussed developments. Watch Good Governance Africa’s data analyst Pranish Desai’s interview on eNCA, where he speaks about some of the causes and consequences of this low turnout, below:

 

Pranish Desai
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Pranish is a Senior Data Analyst within the Governance Insights & Analytics programme. He holds a Master of Arts in-Science obtained with distinction from the University of the Witwatersrand. This degree formed part of the Department of Science and Innovation's National e-Science Postgraduate Teaching and Training Platform. His research interests include comparative politics, local governance, quantitative social analysis and political geography.