Mmusi Maimane: Many of these municipalities had been captured

Democratic Alliance Mmusi Maimane says the party's focus has been maintaining their promise that where they govern things will improve.

Maimane briefed the media on the progress made by DA-led municipalities on Monday.

He states that they have focused on eradicating corruption and creating work for the unemployed.

Many of these municipalities had been captured.

Mmusi Maimane, DA Leader

We speak of national state capture, but we forgot about municipal capture.

Mmusi Maimane, DA Leader

For example, when we arrived, municipalities were bankrupt, incapable of paying salaries.

Mmusi Maimane, DA Leader

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