Adapt or die: Mmusi Maimane tells DA leaders party has to transform

DA leader Maimane tells party it 'cannot let this crisis go to waste', urging it to 'occupy the centre'

09 June 2019 - 00:04 By THABO MOKONE

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has read the riot act to those opposed to his plans to transform the party, telling them the DA needed to "adapt or die" as it struggles with an identity crisis.

Yesterday Maimane made a hard-hitting address to the DA federal council. The Sunday Times has seen the address. In it, Maimane lashes out at "ill-discipline" among the party's MPs, saying some of them behaved like "voters to be convinced rather than public reps to do the convincing" in the run-up to the May 8 elections...

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