Petty politics by big parties override the rights of residents

- | 4 weeks ago

Staying true to the DA's brand of opposition politics of pointing out the flaws of the opponent, Msimanga neglected to check his and his administration's own blind spots.

Soon, they were in the spotlight for the very kinds of shenanigans they accused their predecessors - Kgosientso Ramokgopa and the ANC - of. Before vacating office, Msimanga was embroiled in a tender saga, accused of irregularly awarding a contract to Glad Africa.

He was also fingered for hiring unqualified staff and disregarding the merit of candidates - a practice the DA has eschewed and often highlights to distinguish itself from the ANC.

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