Former President Thabo Mbeki says even Patricia de Lille, the original whistle-blower on the multi-billion rand arms deal corruption did not have concrete evidence.
DA Chief Whip John Steenhuisen says it’s a blessing in disguise that former Cape Town Mayor and Good Leader Patricia De Lille is in the national executive instead of sitting on the opposition benches.
Judgment has been reserved in the Democratic Alliance (DA) versus Patricia de Lille matter. The Johannesburg High Court heard representations made by the DA and the Electoral Commission (IEC). The party still maintains that its telemarketing elections campaign was not defamatory to the GOOD party leader.
Newly-appointed Minister of Public Works and Infrastructure, Patricia de Lille, says she is focussed on serving the people of the country and won’t be bogged down by her critics.
GOOD party leader Patricia de Lille and the rest of President Cyril Ramaphosa’s executive have taken their oaths of office at a ceremony at the presidential guest house in Pretoria.