SA businessman challenges ANC dominance
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SA businessman Herman Mashaba challenges ANC dominance

A South African businessman has promised to give the governing Africa National Congress party a run for its money in the upcoming local elections.

Herman Mashaba, a self-made hair products millionaire, is running to become a mayor for the country's economic engine, Johannesburg, for the opposition Democratic Alliance.

He has been speaking to the BBC's Milton Nkosi about the thorny issue of race, affirmative action and the motives behind his candidature.

  • 01 Feb 2016
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