Maimane revelations motivated by DA factionalism: expert

Internal conflicts and unhappiness over DA Leader Mmusi Maimane's leadership may have caused the scandal engulfing the party. Courtesy of #DSTV403

JOHANNESBURG - Internal conflicts and unhappiness over DA leader Mmusi Maimane's leadership may have caused the scandal engulfing the party.

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This is according to one analyst after it was reported that Maimane benefited from a car donated to the party's 2016 municipal election campaign, by Steinhoff's former CEO Markus Jooste.

Ebrahim Fakir, economic analyst, said the timing of the revelations indicated an unhappiness with the loss of support for the party and with the leadership of Maimane.

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