Political analyst Ralph Mathekga says the SACP's preoccupation with the ANC could set them back.
He says the SACP has failed to hatch their own political strategy, following their attempt to independently contested the Metsimaholo by-election.
Mathekga says the SACP had no time to establish it's own plan.
I'm not surprised that they didn't do well.— Ralph Mathekga, political analyst
Everything they've done in relation to the by-election has been based on their anger against the ANC.— Ralph Mathekga, political analyst
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This article first appeared on CapeTalk : SACP must let go of ANC to forge own political path - analyst