DA turns to courts to set aside Tshwane dissolution


- news24.com | 4 weeks ago

The DA has approached the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria in a bid to have the provincial executive committee's decision to place Tshwane under administration set aside.

The party has argued before court that the dissolution decision was taken for political purposes. Filing an urgent application on Friday, the DA believes they have a strong case to argue against the dissolution of the capital city's council.

In court papers, the DA's mayoral candidate in Tshwane, Randall Williams, said the decision to dissolve the Tshwane council and place the City under administration was purely political.

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