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SATURDAY PROFILE | Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis: 'There are still things the ANC can do to get back on top'

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The DA's Geordin Hill-Lewis.
The DA's Geordin Hill-Lewis.
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An ever-optimistic Cape Town Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis believes that the current reforms being implemented by the national government may improve things in South Africa in the medium term. Hill-Lewis speaks to James de Villiers about how the ANC could still win nationally in 2024, the legacy he'd like to leave behind in Cape Town, and his future career ambitions. 

In the midst of load shedding, rising levels of unemployment, and rising inflation, 35-year-old Cape Town Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis still believes that better days are ahead. 

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