Johannesburg Mayor Quits After Opposition's Zille Returns

City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba has called a press briefing where he he resigned from the city of Johannesburg, which is governed by the opposition Democratic Alliance in coalition with the Economic Freedom Fighters.

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane, left; new DA Federal Council Chairperson, Helen Zille, centre; and Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba.

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