Joburg councillor quits ‘Freedom Front Minus’


Joburg councillor quits ‘Freedom Front Minus’

Having had his fill of the DA's racial denialism, Lincoln Machaba's off to Mashaba's ActionSA


A DA councillor in Johannesburg has become the first person to quit the party after its elective conference at the weekend, saying it is no longer interested in becoming a party of diversity and a serious contender to the ANC.

Lincoln Machaba, who was also the DA youth leader in Johannesburg, tendered his resignation from the city and party in the early hours of Tuesday.

Machaba said he would be joining the fledgling political party ActionSA, formed by his former mayor Herman Mashaba (

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