The new leadership of the DA in the Eastern Cape was elected at their Provincial Congress over the weekend in Jeffreys Bay.
Athol Trollip was re-elected as the party’s leader in the Eastern Cape, without any other nominations being received.
The Deputy Provincial Leaders are Bobby Stevenson and Terrence Fritz.
Other leadership positions that were announced were:
Provincial Chairperson: Veliswa Mvenya.
Provincial Deputy Chairpersons: Retief Odendaal, Rory Gailey, Lodewyk Gallant
At the Congress, Athol Trollip said that the road to 2016 would be hard work and it was fitting that the congress had been held in Jeffreys Bay, which was situated in one of the Municipalities the DA would win in the upcoming local government elections.