The DA has lashed out following the election of Patriotic Alliance (PA) leader Gayton McKenzie as district mayor of the Central Karoo. The DA's interim provincial leader, Tertius Simmers, told the media the party was concerned about McKenzie's election and described it as "political thuggery".
PA leader Gayton McKenzie elected as the new mayor of the Central Karoo District Bertram Malgas The DA has suddenly erupted following the appointment of Patriotic Alliance (PA) pioneer Gayton McKenzie as area city hall leader of the Central Karoo. The DA's between-time commonplace pioneer, Tertius Simmers, told News24 the party was worried about McKenzie's political decision and depicted it as "political thuggery".
Devoted Alliance (PA) leader and city hall leader of the Central Karoo region district Gayton McKenzie has hammered the DA for referring to his arrangement as "political thuggery". The DA's interval commonplace pioneer Tertius Simmers as of late told News24 the party was worried about McKenzie's political race.
Devoted Alliance (PA) pioneer Gayton McKenzie is taking steps to pull out from all metropolitan alliance concurrences with the DA following ongoing analysis coordinated at him. "We will pull out from regions where we work with the DA. We can't work with them. These individuals need to embarrass me.
Patriotic Alliance (PA) leader Gayton McKenzie is threatening to withdraw from all municipal coalition agreements with the DA following recent criticism directed at him. "We will withdraw from municipalities where we work with the DA. We cannot work with them. These people want to humiliate me.
Coalitions need to be nurtured and looked after otherwise, they collapse the coalition between DA and Patriotic Alliance is on the verge of breaking up as Gayton Mckenzie was insulted. Patriotic Alliance has told Democratic Alliance that it is considering withdrawing from their coalition in the Western Cape as its leader was insulted.
Albert Fritz sent-in a resignation letter to the DA Federal Council chairperson Helen Zille on Tuesday after the party referred his case to its federal legal council. Western Cape DA leader and former provincial community safety MEC has resigned in the wake of a sexual misconduct scandal. Fritz resigned on Tuesday after the Western Cape premier Alan Winde sacked him following the completion of an independent investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct, alcohol abuse and grooming.
The Democratic Alliance has suspended its MEC for transport in Western Cape, Bonginkosi Madikizela and the Western Cape Minister of Human Settlements, Tertius Simmers has been made acting minister of transport and public works.Madikizela’s suspension comes after his qualification saga comes out in the lead-up to select a mayoral candidate for the City of Cape Town.
Western Cape Transport MEC, Bonginkosi Madikizela confirms to etvNewsSA he's been suspended for 14 days for lying about his qualifications, he didn't get a BCom from Unisa as publicly stated.Tertius Simmers will stand in as acting Western Cape Transport MEC for now.Premier Alan Winde says: “I met with Bonginkosi Madikizela yesterday, where I raised my concerns with him and asked for an explanation.
The problem that haunted the ruling party for years, with members holding high positions in government faking or lying about their qualifications is finding its way into Democratic Alliance.No one will forget about Hlaudi Motshoeneng and *Dr*Jordan after they lied publicly about their qualifications.