Covering the period of 1 July to 30 September 2022, four parties have declared to have received funds over the minimum disclosure threshold. ActionSA, ANC, DA and the EFF, disclosed a cumulative amount of over R60 million. This is the highest amount of donations disclosed for a single quarter.
The published donations highlight the trend of a small elite funding our politics. The large donors to political parties in this quarter are repeat donors or linked to entities who have donated. Jessica Slack-Jell (R8 million), Victoria Freudenheim
(R8 million), Martin Moshal (R15 million) and Chancellor House (R7.5 million).