DA members arrive for KZN congress

2015-04-25 10:00
DA (Supplied)

DA (Supplied)

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

Richards Bay - Hundreds of Democratic Alliance members and observers have started arriving at the Zululand Chamber of Business Foundation in Richards Bay where the party's KwaZulu-Natal provincial congress is expected to take place on Saturday.

More than 600 people are expected to vote for the new provincial leadership.

The position of provincial leader is being contested by the current leader and member of the provincial legislature, Sizwe Mchunu and eThekwini councillor Zwakele Mncwango.

In a statement issued by DA provincial chairperson Haniff Hoosen earlier this week, he said the position of deputy leader was uncontested with one nominated candidate Mergan Chetty standing for the position. The position of provincial chairperson was also uncontested with Hoosen being the only nominated candidate.

According to the statement there are three deputy chairperson positions which will be contested. MP Dianne Kohler-Barnard is one of the nominees.

According to the agenda, Mmusi Maimane and Helen Zille are expected to address the crowd.

The congress is expected to start at 09:00.

An announcement is expected to be made at midday shortly after the votes have been captured.

Read more on:    da  |  mmusi maimane  |  helen zille  |  haniff hoosen

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
19 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
ADVERTORIAL
Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.

/News
 

Man scores date with tennis superstar after Twitter bet

It’s a modern day Cinderella story, but one American man took ‘shoot your shot’ seriously in 2017.

 
 

You won't want to miss...

6 myths about male cancer
Who are the highest paid models of 2017?
10 gorgeous plus-sized models who aren't Ashley Graham
5 top leg exercises for men
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.