Tshwane elects new mayor

The ANC in Tshwane did not vote in the ongoing City of Tshwane mayoral elections where DA councillor Randall Williams was elected new executive mayor. Courtesy of #DStv403

TSHWANE - DA Councillor Randall Williams is the new Executive Mayor of Tshwane.

Williams won with 97 votes for his election and 25 votes against from EFF members of the city council.

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The ANC opted not to vote in the election.

Party members disagreed over the potential candidate to stand for the mayoral position.

It was the city's first council meeting in eight months.