DA’s second victory in the municipality after its councillor Raymond Dhlamini was elected Speaker of Council earlier today.
It is understood that if an agreement is clinched, the ANC will run the City of Joburg while the DA will be in charge of Tshwane.
The DA’s message for this year is the “They get this done” which has many iterations colloquially with the 11 official languages.
The ANC had failed to submit its candidate list on time in over 93 municipalities across the country were affected
The IEC set a new deadline of Tuesday after the court ruled that elections could not be postponed to next year.
Mr Mabuza insists that his health condition is no impediment to him performing his job.
Mr Zuma’s special plea hearing is expected to be postponed to later this month to give way for a health assessment of the former president.
Zille has vowed that her party to file papers opposing the postponement of the October local government elections.
Democratic Alliance (DA) Chief Whip Natasha Mazzone disagreed, saying that she was not fit to be Speaker.
Mr Lungisa was charged with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and only served two months of his sentence.