Democratic Alliance media statement by Mike Moriarty MPL, DA Gauteng Provincial Chairperson

2 September 2020

Release: immediate

The Democratic Alliance (DA) Provincial Executive Committee in Gauteng has appointed the DA Gauteng Caucus Leader, Solly Msimanga MPL to the position of acting DA Gauteng Provincial Leader.

This follows the resignation of the John Moodey earlier today.

Msimanga is a former Provincial Chairperson. He is the Leader of the Official Opposition in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature. He has vast knowledge of the party and has held various leadership positions within the province.

The DA in Gauteng believes that Msimanga will provide stability and that the province is in good hands.

Msimanga’s leadership skills will bring a positive force to all our structures until the Provincial Congress where the new provincial leader will be elected.

We remain committed to growing our support across the province and to ensure that we work towards our main goal of unseating the ANC under Msimanga’s leadership.

Media Enquiries

Mike Moriarty MPL
DA Gauteng Provincial Chairperson
082 492 4410

Solly Msimanga MPL
Acting DA Gauteng Provincial Leader
060 558 8308

Charity Moyo
GPL Media and Issues Specialist
074 787 3166