Gauteng premier Panyaza Lesufi worked the DA out of a government of provincial unity because he’s scared of being shown up. That’s what you can infer from a piece in the Sunday Times this week.

According to the publication, Lesufi convinced the ANC top seven that he should be given free rein to run a “unity” government sans the party that got 27.4% of the vote because the DA would use strategic ministries to boost its chances of eclipsing the ANC in the next election...

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