Mashaba grateful for EFF support

- | 8 months ago

The mayor of Johannesburg, Herman Mashaba, said he will forever be grateful to the EFF should his tenure end due to the council's collapse.

The EFF announced this week, during a media briefing, that it would no longer vote for the DA in municipalities across the country, this after the party's power-sharing proposal was turned down by the second largest party in the country. READ:EFF will no longer vote with DA, ANC in municipalities across SAThe decision could see the DA struggling to pass resolutions and budgets in councils where it has formed coalitions with smaller parties and a working relationship with the EFF.

DA federal chairperson James Selfe said the EFF's announcement that it would abstain from voting was unfortunate and at the expense of millions who voted for change in the 2016 local government elections.

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