NINE years ago Mzonke Poni was organising the Western Cape’s first service delivery and housing protests, by invading open pieces of land and barricading roads.
Today he is a member of the DA.
Former Abahlali baseMjondolo (AbM) Western Cape chairman Poni was at the forefront of violent protests in Cape Town.
“It’s a decision I’ve taken at a personal level,” he said yesterday. “The decision to join the DA is a decision that comes out of my heart, and this decision has nothing to do with Abahlali baseMjondolo.” – Quinton Mtyala
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