ANC in Joburg wants provincial government to intervene after DA says motion of no confidence in ...

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The spat between the ANC and the DA in Johannesburg continued on Thursday as the party in blue claims a motion of no confidence in speaker Vasco da Gama failed, while the new governing party in the metro believes it passed.

 Just a day after the DA lost Johannesburg to the ANC through a mayoral vote, which saw Geoff Makhubo sporting the mayoral chain, the council voted on a motion of no confidence against the speaker.  READ: Joburg mayor saga: Mudslinging between speaker Da Gama and MEC Maile continuesAccording to a statement by the ANC, a total of 135 councillors voted in favour of the motion, while 99 DA councillors voted against it.

The 30 EFF councillors abstained.

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