Streaming issues? Report here
Pippa Hudson 2019 1500 BW 2 Pippa Hudson 2019 1500 BW 2
Lunch with Pippa Hudson
13:00 - 15:00
volume_up
volume_mute

Up Next: Afternoon Drive with John Maytham
See full line-up
Lunch with Pippa Hudson
13:00 - 15:00

Home
arrow_forward
Politics

62% of the population give Cyril Ramaphosa thumbs up - Citizen Survey

10 February 2020 1:22 PM
Tags:
Cyril Ramaphosa
president ramaphosa
Strategic Research Director at Citizen Survey Reza Omar explains how the survey came up with this favourability rating.

Do you think President Cyril Ramaphosa is doing a good job?

Well, despite all the challenges he has faced, the Citizen Survey says South Africans seem to think so.

Its results show the president has the highest favourability rating at 61%.

This could be due to his clean-up strategy within government and his bringing in investments.

Strategic Research Director at Citizen Survey Reza Omar talks to Clement Manythela on the Midday report about the results.

Omar says at the beginning of 2019 during the last major load shedding period.

At the beginning of 2019 at the start of load shedding, 57%of South Africans gave him the thumbs up. That grew to 62% during the national and provincial elections.

Reza Omar, Strategic Research Director - Citizen Survey

It has remained steady, he says.

Omar explains the survey sample and explains how it came up with this result.

Listen to the interview below:


10 February 2020 1:22 PM
Tags:
Cyril Ramaphosa
president ramaphosa

Recommended

More from Politics

Minibus taxi commuters disembark Johannesburg transport 123rflocal 123rf

'100% occupancy risks lives of people over money and we support 70%' - Santaco

2 April 2020 1:22 PM

National Santaco spokesperson Thabiso Molelekwa insists it never supported the 100% passenger occupancy of minibus taxis.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

fikile mbalula

Minibus taxis now allowed to load to 100% capacity, if all passengers wear masks

1 April 2020 5:20 PM

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has outlined changes to the regulations governing public transportation during lockdown.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

471d4ed2-c3bc-402a-9b71-028692f25d0e.jpg

PSA to take government to court over lack of public servants' wage increases

1 April 2020 1:11 PM

Public Servants Association says government is being opportunistic using Covid-19 crisis to cite reasons for no increase.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

hillbrow-sjambok-incidentpng

[VIDEO] 'Police sjambokked Hillbrow residents on the street with no warning'

1 April 2020 12:01 PM

AmaBhungane investigative journalist Micah Reddy reports that police said their orders 'came from the top'.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Golf Estate Ceres Western Cape 123rflifestyle 123rf

Estate and complex dwellers will be arrested if they flout regulations says SAPS

31 March 2020 11:21 AM

Despite a lack of clarity for people living in housing estates and complexes regarding the use of communal spaces, SAPS is clear.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200330-ramaphosa-edjpg

[WATCH] President Ramaphosa addresses nation on Covid-19 Day 4 of lockdown

30 March 2020 7:38 PM

On Monday night Cyril Ramaphosa said we entering a new phase of the fight against the pandemic with mass testing rolling out.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200330-sassa-collections-edjpg

Soc Dev Minister Zulu says social grant payouts for elderly going smoothly

30 March 2020 12:50 PM

Zulu says she was heartened to see elderly recipients helping ensure social distancing and not just leaving it up to government.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

langa-during-lockdown-day-onejpeg

'CT needs neighbourhood watches authorised to help enforce lockdown compliance'

28 March 2020 11:47 AM

JP Smith says Capetonians were largely cooperative on Day One of lockdown, but there were pockets of 'massive' non-compliance.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

boris-johnson-has-covid-19png

[VIDEO] UK PM Boris Johnson tests positive for Covid-19

27 March 2020 1:47 PM

Johnson says over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and is self-isolating.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Bar pub 123rf

[LOCKDOWN RULES] 20 places closed to the public

26 March 2020 8:56 AM

Here is a list of places that will be closed during the 21-day lockdown in South Africa to combat the spread of Covid-19.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward