Open main menu

Mmusi Maimane

South African politician

Mmusi Aloysias Maimane (born 6 June 1980) is a South African politician. He is a member of parliament and leader of the official opposition, the Democratic Alliance (DA).[1][2][3]


Mmusi Maimane

Mmusi Maimane (cropped).jpg
Leader of the Democratic Alliance
Assumed office
10 May 2015
Preceded byHelen Zille
Leader of the Opposition
Assumed office
6 May 2014
PresidentJacob Zuma
Cyril Ramaphosa
Preceded byLindiwe Mazibuko
National Spokesperson of the Democratic Alliance
In office
November 2011 – 6 May 2014
Preceded byLindiwe Mazibuko
Succeeded byMarius Redelinghuys
Phumzile van Damme
Personal details
Born (1980-06-06) 6 June 1980 (age 38)
Krugersdorp, Transvaal Province, South Africa
Political partyDemocratic Alliance
Spouse(s)
Natalie Maimane (m. 2005)
Children2
EducationUniversity of the Witwatersrand (BA)
University of South Africa (MPA)
Bangor University (ThM)
WebsiteOfficial website

ReferencesEdit

  1. http://ewn.co.za/2018/04/28/da-patricia-de-lille-issue-has-dragged-on-for-too-long | DA: Patricia de Lille issue has dragged on for too long
  2. https://www.cnn.com/2018/03/09/africa/cape-town-day-zero-crisis-intl/index.html | 'Day Zero': A disaster deferred, but for how long? - CNN
  3. https://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/talktojazeera/2016/04/mmusi-maimane-fighting-system-race-160422103614473.html | Mmusi Maimane: 'Fighting a system, not a race' | South Africa | Al Jazeera