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The Democratic Alliance edition

Monday was undoubtedly an eventful day. But amid all the glitches, the rain and the protests, a lot happened with the Democratic Alliance that we thought deserved its own election wrap.  🔹What’s an election without some drama? Video footage shows a policeman forcefully pulling Zille out of a voting station in Bethelsdorp, Gqeberha after ANC …

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Maimane back in political waters

A politician leaves his party acrimoniously and contests elections under a new banner. So far so normal in South African politics. We’ve been here with Mosiuoa Lekota, Herman Mashaba and of course Aunty Patricia de Lille, who’s made floor-crossing a competitive sport. So when Mmusi Maimane left the Democratic Alliance in 2019 we thought it’d …

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17 June ’21 Wrap: Privatising SA’s SOES: a step in the right direction

SAA 2.0?? You heard right. Our national disaster – we mean airline – has new life with some experienced private sector guys buying a controlling share! BUT there are several concerns about the deal – we break it down. Plus: What you can and can’t do under lockdown level 3, and the new driving rules …

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