Mmusi Maimane: 12 Things About First Black Leader Of South Africa’s Largest Opposition Party

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Written by Lillian Mutiso

Mmusi Maimane is the ever first black leader of Democratic Alliance (DA), South Africa’s biggest opposition party, that is widely considered a white peoples party. Maimane was elected to lead the party on May 10, 2016, succeeding Hellen Zille, one of the nation’s legendary politicians.

Below are 12 things to know about Maimane.

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