As Western Cape rose, Eastern Cape fell, says Maimane

- | 11 months ago

“I want to look at two neighbouring provinces – the Eastern Cape and the Western Cape – so that we can make an informed decision about their respective governments.

The Eastern Cape has had an ANC government since the dawn of our democracy in 1994, and the Western Cape has had a DA government for the past 10 years since it took over from the ANC in 2009. ” The two provinces shared many similarities.

They were similar in size, population numbers, both had long rugged coastlines and beautiful interiors that ranged from semi-desert Karoo to towering mountain ranges.

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