DA's Athol Trollip gets strong backing to replace James Selfe

Maimane backers see ex-mayor as helping him strengthen grip

15 September 2019 - 00:04 By APHIWE DEKLERK

DA leader Mmusi Maimane's backers have identified former Nelson Mandela Bay metro mayor Athol Trollip as their preferred candidate to replace James Selfe as federal executive chair.

The party is expected to choose Selfe's replacement at a federal council meeting scheduled for next month...

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