EXCLUSIVE Podcast: Former DA member Shaun August reveals the reasons behind the 7 councillors’ departure

Cape Town - 181028 - Shaun August (Chief Whip). The five DA councillors held a press conference on Sunday after they caused some dramatic scenes in the Cape Town City Council on Thursday after resigning from the party, citing racism and expressing support for outgoing Mayor Patricia de Lille. . Photographer: Armand Hough / African News Agency (ANA)

This week our the Voices360 podcast is hosted by Independent Media’s Opinions and Investigations Editor Ayanda Mdluli and moderated by Independent Media’s Western Cape politics editor Quinton Mtyala.

Our guest is the recently departed DA chief whip in the City of Cape Town who will talk to us about his frustrations in the DA, and what ultimately forced him out of the party which he joined in 2010.