African Transformation Movement
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It was formed with the backing of the South African Council of Messianic Churches in Christ (SACMCC), which together are supported by millions of congregants.
Mzwanele Manyi, chief of policy and strategy for the ATM, further states that the party plans to bring about capital punishment regardless of the constitution not consenting to such matters. Manyi claims that this is due to South Africa being abused as a "haven" for people who commit crimes and need a place to evade the law.
The party contested its first elections in 2019, winning two seats nationally, as well as one each in the Eastern Cape and Kwazulu-Natal legislatures.
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- https://www.iol.co.za/news/politics/we-are-people-driven-says-new-political-party-atm-17470665 | We are people driven, says new political party ATM | IOL News
- https://www.timeslive.co.za/politics/2019-01-09-mzwanele-manyi-announced-as-policy-chief-of-pro-zuma-party-atm/ Mzwanele Manyi announced as policy chief of pro-Zuma party, ATM
- https://ewn.co.za/2019/01/09/mzwanele-manyi-explains-why-he-joins-african-transformation-movement/amp | Mzwanele Manyi: This is why I've joined the ATM
- http://www.sabcnews.com/sabcnews/new-political-party-officially-launched-in-the-eastern-cape/ New political party officially launched in the Eastern Cape - SABC News
- "Christian party 'to take SA to promised land'". DispatchLIVE. Retrieved 2019-04-14.
- "From the death penalty to scrapping low pass marks: Manyi's ambitions for the ATM". TimesLIVE.
- "2014 National and Provincial Elections Results – 2014 National and Provincial Election Results". IEC. Retrieved 11 May 2014.
- "Results Dashboard". www.elections.org.za. Retrieved 2019-05-11.
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