Rustenburg - Newly appointed North West social development
MEC Ontlametse Mochwari resigned due to a technicality in the Electoral Act,
the ANC said on Wednesday.
"The Electoral Act stipulates that we can only change
our list to the legislature after a year. Due to this, honourable Mochwari
resigned," said provincial spokesperson Oupa Matla.
"We thank her for her loyalty to the party."
Provincial legislature spokesperson Mongezi Tsenca said
speaker Suzan Rebecca Dantjie confirmed receipt of her resignation on Tuesday.
Mochwari, former mayor of Kagisano-Molopo local
municipality, was sworn in as MEC on Tuesday.
Tsenca said Mochwari was also no longer a member of the
North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo announced the members of
his executive committee on Tuesday.