[LISTEN] DA confirms it has ditched BEE

Democratic Alliance Head of Policy Gwen Ngwenya says they have abandoned BEE.

The clarification came after senior members of the party debated the matter on Twitter and got everyone asking what is going on with the party.

What there was never any disagreement with, is that the policy of BBBEE has served really to create a narrow elite.

Gwen Ngwenya, Democratic Alliance Head of Policy

We are truly committed to creating a policy that will benefit or empower the majority of South Africans who have been excluded from the economy.

Gwen Ngwenya, Democratic Alliance Head of Policy

Ngwenya says as the DA they want a policy that will address the inclusion of black people in the economy.

Listen to what Zodwa Ntuli, Commissioner of the Broad-based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) Commission has to say about the DA's claims:


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