Patricia de Lille. Photo: PHANDO JIKELO/ANA


For months, De Lille had been embroiled in a bitter court battle with the official opposition party.  In delivering his judgement on Wednesday, Judge Andre Le Grange, said the DA appeared to be strained and confused. 

He said the right procedure was not followed as there were technical issues which the party had not attended to.


Here is what Twitter had to say on the matter. 

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