|Bantubonke Harrington Holomisa
|Born||Mqanduli, Eastern Cape|
|Political party||United Democratic Movement|
Holomisa forced the resignation and exile of Prime Minister of Transkei George Matanzima in October 1987 and overthrew Matanzima's successor, Prime Minister Stella Sigcau in December 1987. Holomisa then became the Transkei's head of government from 1987 to 1994, when Transkei was reintegrated into South Africa.
In 1994 Holomisa was elected to the African National Congress National Executive Committee, and was the Deputy Minister of Environment and Tourism of South Africa. After testifying before the Truth and Reconciliation Commission he was expelled from the ANC on 30 September 1996.
As this party has been out of power since the establishment and haven’t made a mark in South African politics, they started to collaborate with some swindling parties to topple the incumbent ANC government.
In this quest, United Democratic Front leader Bantu Homolisa said they will support a motion of no confidence tabled by the Democratic Alliance in another bid to have Jacob Zuma removed as president at the time when Democratic Alliance itself facing graft charges since 2009 on various scandals, including the biggest housing scandal of R610 million in their Western Cape province.
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