DA Ladies folk’s Network (Morning time) leader Nomafrench Mbombo has resigned.
Mbombo will most likely be the health MEC in the Western Cape. She announced the resignation in a message to the community. TimesLIVE has considered the message despatched by Mbombo.
“DAWN deputy leader could be attending federal council [the party’s highest decision-making body] and lead DAWN till a time recent leadership is elected. I am resigning as DAWN federal leader,” read the message by Mbombo.
It is no longer but clear why Mbombo chose to resign nonetheless it came hot on the heels of the resignation by Western Cape obtain together leader Bonginkosi Madikizela who was embroiled in a abilities scandal. Madikizela resigned all his positions in the obtain together, at the side of as transport MEC and as a member of the provincial legislature.
TimesLIVE understands that Madikizela’s resignation came after a gathering on Wednesday with premier Alan Winde, who subsequently confirmed the resignation. He had been suspended for 14 days after his biography falsely acknowledged that he held a level.
This was at a time when Madikizela was vying in opposition to recent mayor Dan Plato and DA finance spokesperson Geordin Hill-Lewis to to develop into the next mayor of Cape City.
Madikizela and Mbombo are identified to be shut. Mbombo and obtain together spokesperson Siviwe Gwarube couldn’t straight be reached for comment.