Kouga’s new mayor vows to ‘clean up’ problems the 'ANC never took care of’

04 August 2016 - 14:18 By Deneesha Pillay

Elza van Lingen is rolling up her sleeves‚ anticipating a lot of hard work during her stint as the first Democratic Alliance (DA) mayor of the rural Kouga Municipality in the Eastern Cape. “We have got to clean up Kouga and start delivering immediately the better services that we have promised the electorate‚" she told TMG Digital shortly after provisional poll results showed a win by the DA in the local government elections on Thursday.

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