Democratic Alliance (DA) leader, Mmusi Maimane, says he respects the decision by Johannesburg mayor, Herman Mashaba to resign from the position and the party.
Political Analyst, Ralph Mathekga, says the election of Helen Zille – as the Democratic Alliance’s Federal Council Chairperson – could deal a major blow to party leader Mmusi Maimane’s hopes to both finish his term in 2021.
Former Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille is the party’s new Federal Council chairperson after 155 delegates voted over the weekend at a council meeting at the DA’s headquarters in Johannesburg.
Helen Zille has been elected the Democratic Alliance new Federal Council chairperson, after 155 delegates voted at the weekend.
The South African Institute for Race Relations has denied the Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane’s allegation that it is a right-wing institution that has been interfering in the affairs of the party.