Stalling for time: Maimane's expected resignation briefing delayed

Stalling for time: Maimane's expected resignation briefing delayed

- Mmusi Maimane called together a media briefing where inside sources claimed he would be announcing his resignation

- Speculation has been rife that the Democratic Alliance leader would be throwing in the towel today

- With citizens waiting on Maimane after a massive delay, social media has been abuzz over the situation

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Social media is hyped up as the nation waits for Mmusi Maimane to address rumours that he will be divorcing the Democratic Alliance. reported that rumours within the party indicated that it was not a question of if Maimane will resign, it is a question of when.

This served to ignite massive public interest in the briefing, with the media poised to broadcast to the rest of South Africa.

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Hours after the briefing had meant to begin, citizens are dying to know what is happening behind closed doors.

Numerous reports have come in from sources close to the party, adamant that this is the end of the road for Maimane and the DA.

While the politician mulls over his continued service (or the end of it), Mzansi is having a laugh at his expense.

Meanwhile, outgoing Joburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says that he finally has his life back after leaving the DA. Mashaba seems to be putting his short but sweet political career behind him, with no plans except to take it easy.

Take a look at what citizens had to say in response to the situation:

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