"My relationship with Helen Zille is difficult" - Mmusi Maimane

EWN's Clement Manyathela spoke to Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane about the state of affairs at the DA following a a disciplinary action against Helen Zille over her tweet on colonialism.

Maimane says that he is disappointed in Zille and described their relationship as strained.

Our relationship is difficult, no doubt about that.

Mmusi Maimane, Leader of the DA

I am passionate to see all South Africans work together from all walks of life and any call that seeks not to advance that cause I will take action against it.

Mmusi Maimane, Leader of the DA

I have respect for Helen Zille. I think she has served South Africa but even in this instance where she has taken action, where I think it's inappropriate, I will take action against her.

Mmusi Maimane, Leader of the DA

Manyathela's conversation with Maimane included the up coming vote of no confidence where Maimane urged ANC members to vote according to their conscious.

To hear more of EWN Clement Manyathela's report on his conversation with Mmusi Maimane, listen below:

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