WATCH | Nelson Mandela Bay residents on SONA expectations
President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to deliver his 2019 State of the Nation Address (Sona) from parliament at 7pm on Thursday.
The president - in his second Sona - will stand to account to South Africans for what his government has done to drive growth and development in the country.
HeraldLIVE asked Nelson Mandela Bay residents what they expected from the address and whether or not they would be voting in the upcoming elections.
Here's what they had to say:
HeraldLIVE went out to ask Nelson Mandela Bay residents what they expect from the address and whether or not they will be voting in the upcoming elections.