DA urged to hold the line against Julius Malema

07 July 2019 - 00:00 By THABO MOKONE and APHIWE DEKLERK

Smaller parties that help the DA run Tshwane and Johannesburg were instrumental in persuading the party not to hand the keys of the capital to its main coalition partner, the EFF.

Sources within the DA and outside it said this week the party had snubbed the EFF over its demand for the position of Tshwane mayor. The DA's other coalition partners, at a meeting in parliament last month, encouraged it to isolate Julius Malema's party...

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