SA is a nation in crisis and there is a lack of leadership to grapple with the problems facing society, DA leader Mmusi Maimane said in the National Assembly on Thursday.

Maimane was speaking during a DA-proposed debate on the unemployment crisis and began his speech by deploring the violence against women and foreign nationals, which he linked to almost four out of 10 people being unemployed. The unemployment rate was climbing but there was no action by the governing party, he said.

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