De Lille standing for DA Western Cape leader

2015-02-09 11:47

Cape Town - Mayor Patricia de Lille announced on Monday that she is standing for leader of the Democratic Alliance in the Western Cape.

De Lille announced at a media conference that she will stand with Anton Bredell as the nominee for chairperson and Bonginkosi Madikizela as nominee for deputy leader.

Ivan Meyer is currently the party’s Western Cape leader.

“I'd like to thank Ivan Meyer, Theuns Botha, and Anton Bredell for their leadership this past term,” said De Lille in a tweet.

De Lille told reporters that the party “strives for excellence” and wants to make all municipalities in the province DA run.

She also assured the media that there was “absolutely no in-fighting in the DA”.

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