Democratic Alliance MPL in Gauteng, Makashule Gana, has added his name to the race to replace former party leader Mmusi Maimane.
Political analyst Piet Croucamp says former Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane faces little to no prospect of success if he endeavors to form a new party before local government elections in 2021.
Will former Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane start his own political party? That is the question many are asking after he quit the official opposition party.
Former President Thabo Mbeki has come out in full support of former DA leader Mmusi Maimane following Maimane’s resignation from the party and Parliament earlier on Thursday.
Former Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has just resigned from the party and Parliament.
As the Democratic Alliance (DA) battles to deal with three resignations from its top officials in less than a week, there has been some not so positive response from some social media users.
Former Cape Town mayor and current GOOD party leader Patricia de Lille says she warned Mmusi Maimane that if he did not stand on principle, the Democratic Alliance (DA) would swallow him and spit him out.
The newly-elected Democratic Alliance’s Federal Council Chairperson, Helen Zille says they will meet on Thursday to discuss seeking legal advice on the way forward for the party.
Mmusi Maimane has stepped down as the leader of the Democratic Alliance, and has thanked DA voters for their support in his journey as the party leader.