PICTURE: MOELETSI MABE Mmusi Maimane and the leaders of the DA are cock-a-hoop. And why not?Their hard work and dedication has paid off handsomely in Nelson Mandela Bay and in Tshwane, where they have managed what in years past would have been regarded as well-nigh impossible: they attracted more votes than the mighty 104-year-old ANC.These are symbolically massive leaps forward. The party is working to form coalitions and to begin to show that its vaunted performance in Cape Town and the Western Cape can translate into success in the executive capital of the country and in the coastal city named after Mandela, whose name the DA invoked on the campaign trail.Then there are Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni.The ANC took for granted that it would easily win a clear majority and continue to run the municipalities without talking to a single opposition party. Now it is on its knees, begging the PAC to work with it. How times have changed.A closer look at the election results in Johannesburg a...

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