The axing of Patricia De Lille as member of Democratic Alliance (DA) and mayor of the City of Cape Town sparks political discourse.
On Tuesday the DA federal executive announced that the party has withdrown Patricia De Lille as a member of DA amid allegations of curruption and misconduct.
While, some political analysts argues that the decision made by DA’s federal executive is a true reflection of unethical leadership, saying leaders of the party should have instituted disciplinary process against De Lille.
The African National Congress (ANC) in Western Cape accuses the DA of using unconstitutional means to use De Lille as mayor of the City of Cape Town to misuse City funds.
De Lille emphasize that she’s not shaken by the decision made by DA’s federal executive, saying that the law must take it course.
“Now that I’ve contested the outcome of the FED, as far as I’m concerned it’s not binding on me until a court can make a ruling,”She Says.