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DA leader John Steenhuisen. (Jan Gerber, News24)
DA leader John Steenhuisen. (Jan Gerber, News24)

DA leader John Steenhuisen says losing voters to parties like the Freedom Front Plus and Good is "obviously a concern", given that identity politics is a global phenomenon.

During last year's Super Wednesday by-elections, held in November, the DA emerged as the biggest loser, with the ANC, Freedom Front Plus, Patriotic Alliance, and Good Party winning wards previously held by the DA.

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