Will the DA succeed in its court bid to challenge Trollip's removal?

The dramatic ousting of the Democratic Alliance (DA)'s Athol Trollip as Nelson Mandela Bay mayor takes centre stage in the Port Elizabeth High Court on Thursday.

READ: DA, new NMB coalition to face off in court on Thursday

Speaking to Xolani Gwala, political analyst at the University of Stellenbosch Ntsikelelo Breakfast says as far as he is concerned, everything was done within the framework of the law.

But the argument that is raised by the DA is that the procedure that was followed by the council was flawed to elect the current incumbent in the metro.

Ntsikelelo Breakfast, Political Analyst at the University of Stellenbosch

He adds that it is still early days to make an assessment of whether the services in the city have been affected by the ousting of Trollip.

Listen below to the full interview:


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