- Marianne Thamm
There are several significant shifts about to hit the good ship DA now that Captain Zille has stepped away from the wheel. Apart from the two contenders for the top slot wanting to take the fight outside of party structures and into the public realm, the country’s official opposition is also recalibrating its vision, traditions and branding. And then there’s “first black” issue should frontrunner Mmusi Maimane capture enough hearts and minds before May 10. By MARIANNE THAMM.