Johannesburg - Small, innovative businesses will pay R1
for rent under the DA in Gauteng, premier candidate Mmusi Maimane
"We want to make sure that small businesses can
thrive," Maimane told supporters in Johannesburg during a DA march for
The government owned half of the buildings in the
province. Business owners would pay R1 rent to create jobs, he said.
Maimane said there would be a programme to recoup the
The big hindrance for small business owners was finding
business space, he said.
Maimane called on people to vote for the DA as its
policies did not undermine job creation.
"The ANC has failed people on the delivery of jobs.
Jobs cannot be for the people who are connected to the ANC," he said.