The DA showdown SA


Mmusi Maimane’s supporters are geared up for a bitter fight to save the embattled DA leader’s political life at what is expected to be a highly charged federal council meeting in Johannesburg this weekend.

 Maimane’s supporters have likened plans to ditch him as the party’s leader to a “carefully crafted attempt at a coup”, saying only an elective congress can decide who occupies the top office at Nkululeko House, the party’s headquarters...

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