The DA's City of Johannesburg councillor and regional youth leader, Lincoln Machaba, has resigned.This comes just days after the party elected John Steenhuisen as national leader. In a statement, Machaba says the DA has become "Freedom Front Minus."He spoke to Clement Manyathela.
This weekend the DA will elect a new leader. John Steenhuisen has been acting in the position since the departure of Mmusi Maimane. Mbali Ntuli has also thrown her hat in the ring. So who is likely to be elected to lead the DA? Journalist Jan-Jan Joubert unpacks this.
WATCH: John Steenhuisen has been elected as DA interim leader until the party's federal conference in 2020.
The Democratic Alliance's Parliamentary leader, John Steenhuisen has been elected interim party leader and Ivan Meyer is the interim Federal Chairperson. The other candidate for interim party leader, Makashule Gana has since congratulated them.