Gallery: A sit down with Mmusi Maimane

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  1. The DA parliamentary caucus will vote for its new leaders and Mmusi Maimane is widely viewed as heir-apparent to Lindiwe Mazibuko as the DAs new parliamentary leader. David Ritchie/Cape Argus
  2. In an exclusive interview with the Cape Argus, Maimane said that he had been nominated because of his competence and belief in my leadership attributes. Photo: David Ritchie/Cape Argus
  3. At an operational level during the past election, Mmusi Maimane pointed out the Helen Zille was hardly involved in Gauteng, where the DA grew the most. Photo: David Ritchie/Cape Argus
  4. Mmusi Maimane, pictured with his wife Natelie, has damned claims that his nomination to lead the DA in Parliament is solely because of his skin colour. Photo: David Ritchie/Cape Argus
  5. Mmusi Maimane is a shoo-in as DA parliamentary leader, the party confirmed. File picture: David Ritchie
  6. Maimane said any suggestion that Mazibuko had been forced out was ill-conceived, because she had had the right to choose for herself. Photo: David Ritchie/Cape Argus

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