Analysis | How Bushy Maape won the game of chess to be North West premier

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North West premier elect Bushy Maape. Photo: Boitumelo Tshehle
North West premier elect Bushy Maape. Photo: Boitumelo Tshehle


On Tuesday, Maape, whose name had made it on to the list as a fallback candidate in case Luthuli House rejected the top two favourites, was announced as the successor to Premier Job Mokgoro.

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