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Mmusi Maimane

Date of Birth: 06/06/1980
Place of Birth: Dobsonville, Soweto, near Johannesburg


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Riyadh to the rescue

Another complication in the arms deal with Saudi Arabia is that the populist Economic Freedom Fighters of Julius Malema and the right-of-centre Democratic Alliance of Mmusi Maimane will accuse the Ramaphosa government of selling the family silver, getting little for South Africa in return...


Investors weigh rescue plan

Judging by the list of people the Democratic Alliance Mmusi Maimane has requested be called to testify, the critics' claim that South Africa did not have a Zuma problem holds true...

Ramaphosa's advisory panel on land reform Vuyokazi 'Vuyo' Mahlati, member of the National Planning Commission and president of the African Farmers' Association of South Africa (chair of panel) Ruth Hall, researcher and professor at the University of the Western Cape's Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies Professor Abdus Salam Mohammad Karaan, professor in agricultural economics at Stellenbosch University Daniel Kriek, Free State commercial livestock farmer and president of AgriSA, an umbrella group of farming associations Bulelwa Mabasa, attorney with expertise in land restitution and reform Thato Moagi, young emerging farmer (aged 27) and entrepreneur Thandi Ngcobo, chief executive and founder of the Dr J L Dube Institute for Humanitarian and Development Praxis at the University of KwaZulu-Natal Tembeka Ngcukaitobi, advocate, public speaker and author whose work for the Legal Resources Centre and Johannesburg Bar spans public law, labour law and competition Nick Serfontein, chairman of Sernick Group, which is cooperating with Ramaphosa; 2016 Free State Farmer of the Year and Mentor of the Year Wandile Sihlobo, agricultural economist, head of research at the Agricultural Business Chamber, independent advisor to Afgrain Food Groups Called to account Opposition leader Mmusi Maimane of the Democratic Alliance has requested confirmation from the Zondo Commission into state capture that the following former and serving state officials be called to testify: Lynne Brown, former Energy Minister Jessie Duarte, ANC Deputy Secretary-General Arthur Fraser, former spy chief/Director-General of the State Security Agency, now National Commissioner of Correctional Services Malusi Gigaba, former Finance Minister, now Minister of Home Affairs David 'DD' Mabuza, current Deputy President of the ANC and South Africa David Mahlobo, former State Security Minister Gwede Mantashe, Chairman of the African National Congress Tom Moyane, former head of the South African Revenue Service, the national tax collection agency Cyril Ramaphosa, current ANC President and President of South Africa David Douglas 'Des' van Rooyen, former Minister of Local Government Jacob Zuma, former ANC President and President of the Republic of South Africa Mosebenzi Zwane, former Minister of Mineral Resources ...


This land may be your land

The Democratic Alliance leader, Mmusi Maimane, facing challenges from within his party, was able to muster support from only 20% of respondents in the recent opinion poll by Ipsos...


The race gets uglier

Vote fallOpposition politicians are already looking past the ANC's December conference to the 2019 elections when analysts say that the ANC is likely to see its vote share drop below 50%, potentially forcing it into coalitions at provincial and municipal level with the Democratic Alliance of Mmusi Maimane or the leftist Economic Freedom Fighters of Julius Malema...

'It will be either Cyril Ramaphosa, Julius Malema or Mmusi Maimane...


EFF-ANC alliance floated

Last week, DA leader Mmusi Maimane forced Western Cape Premier and former party leader Helen Zille to apologise for tweeting that not all aspects of the colonial legacy were bad, after the EFF threatened to pull out of the municipal coalition if he didn't discipline her...


Zuma's edifice starts to wobble

StandstillThe protestors who brought major cities to a standstill on Friday included dissident ANC members, trades unionists and SACP members, as well as the Democratic Alliance (DA), whose leader, Mmusi Maimane, made an impassioned speech to a crowd of thousands in Pretoria...

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Gigaba raises sights still higher

It believes the older generation of ANC leaders is failing to connect with young people and is at a disadvantage facing youthful party leaders such as the Democratic Alliance's Mmusi Maimane and the Economic Freedom Fighters' Julius Malema, a former ANCYL leader (AC Vol 58 No 4, The state of Jacob Zuma's presidency)...


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