DA proposes rerun of mayoral election in Nelson Mandela Bay

Party strikes deal with MEC for a do-over, which must still be made an order of court

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The DA and co-operative governance MEC Xolile Nqatha have struck an out-of-court settlement deal on the Nelson Mandela Bay mayor saga.

But the proposed deal has to be rubber-stamped by the Port Elizabeth High Court as the legality of Nqaba Bhanga’s election as mayor during a chaotic December 4 council meeting was set to be argued in court on Tuesday...

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