DA would have done better to walk away, says expert


It wasn’t a watershed election; instead a brilliant strategic move by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) pushed out the ANC and handed the Democratic Alliance (DA) Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni. They were two of the most hotly contested and hung councils in this month’s municipal elections. Both cities now sport a DA speaker and executive mayor but will the EFF pull the strings in the background? Former DA deputy executive director and political commentator Russel Crystal said: “The DA is not the king, it is the court jester and will have to perform to the will of the EFF now, or…

Source: citizen