South African political parties municipal elections posters hang from a pole on July 28, 2016 in Pretoria, South Africa. (MUJAHID SAFODIEN/AFP/Getty Images)

We only have two years before the 2019 national elections, and it is expected that this will be the most contested national elections in South Africa’s democratic era.

Yet, we still have no idea who is bankrolling SA’s political parties. Without legislation governing the influence of money in our politics, it is truly open season.

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