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Vol 57 No 25

Published 16th December 2016


South Africa

Zille threat to De Lille

The Democratic Alliance is braced for battle as the former party leader says she may stand for the provincial leadership

The former Democratic Alliance (DA) leader and present Western Cape Premier, Helen Zille, has surprised many by saying that she may stand for the provincial leadership of the party. This would mean challenging the formidable Patricia de Lille, the current Cape Town Mayor. Zille said she has been 'approached' but has yet to respond.

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