Party Political Funding inquiry underway in Parliament

As Parliament’s inquiry into the funding of political parties is officially underway, the National Assembly has agreed to the formation of a multi-party ad hoc committee to look into the matter.

Both the ruling party and the opposition parties have agreed on this resolution in Parliament on Tuesday.

The inquiry will investigate whether public funding of political parties is adequate, but will also consider the need to regulate private funding, including its disclosure.

CapeTalk host, John Maytham spoke to Senior Research Associate with the Institute for Security Studies, Judith February analysing the inquiry.

Listen to the whole interview below:


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