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'There are talks about possible talks with UDM,' says Zille on coalition in NMB

16 January 2020 1:19 PM
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Helen Zille
The DA's federal council chairperson says if her party works with another party, it would be to save municipality from the ANC.

Is the Democratic Alliance (DA) and the United Democratic Movement (UDM) in talks to enter into a coalition in Nelson Mandela Bay?

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

DA federal council chairperson Helen Zille joins Nickolaus Bauer to clarify the rumours.

Coalition governments are the future of South Africa whether people believe it or not; it is going to be the future of the country for a long time. We are not having specific conversations yet about Nelson Mandela Bay.

Helen Zille, Federal council chairperson - DA

At local level, Zille says there were talks after Mongameli Bobani and Athol Trollip left as to whether there could be a resurrection of discussions on a coalition.

There are still talks about possible talks and one would go into that to see whether we can save that municipality from a complete plunder and the total corruption of the African National Congress.

Helen Zille, Federal council chairperson - DA

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16 January 2020 1:19 PM
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Nelson Mandela Bay
UDM
DA
Helen Zille

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