DA candidate for Gauteng Premiership to be decided on August 9 - DA

James Selfe
01 August 2013

Jack Bloom, Mmusi Maimane and Vaughan Reineke will be interviewed by members of Electoral College, vote will then be held

Nominations for Gauteng Premier candidate

At midnight last night the nomination period closed for those wishing to stand as the Democratic Alliance's candidate for Premier of Gauteng. 

The DA wishes to confirm that the following nominations have been received (in alphabetical order): 

Jack Bloom

Mmusi Maimane

Vaughan Reineke

These three candidates will now appear before an Electoral College on the afternoon of Friday 9 August 2013. Each candidate will undergo an extensive interview conducted by the members of the Electoral College, after which an election will take place to determine the successful Premier Candidate.

The Electoral College is a closed party meeting. The name of the DA's Premier Candidate in Gauteng will be announced to the public on Friday evening.

Statement issued by James Selfe MP, Chairperson of the DA's Federal Council, August 1 2013

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Mmusi for Premier
Mmusi Malimane you will be Premier of Gauteng, you are a great leader, you are the hope that our young people were waiting for. My brother, it is because of you and people like Patricia de Lille and Helen Zille that I am now DA and encourage other young . .more

by Mmusi Malimmane supporter. on August 02 2013, 07:40
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WOW, interviews? What language wil be used to 'interview' Mmusi...hahaha u hav failed already buddy.
Will there be Psychometric test afterwards, it sounds like we following DA's HR processes here? What about the WILL of the supporters? Oooops mostly whiteys so Mmusi wil fail again...even with a white wife. Why does Mmusi not just join his own black . .more

by Mute Fool_Makoya on August 02 2013, 10:03
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To Mute Fool_Makoya

Thanks for giving us the Luthuli House kleptocrat take.
You guys are really panicking, hey!

by Loudly South African on August 02 2013, 11:29
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Jack Bloom -gravitas
Dear Jack, even if you are appointed, which is the right way to go, please stand back for Mmusi, as this will ensure hundreds of thousands of votes for the DA.
JACK, DO WHAT IS RIGHT FOR GAUTENG!!!, and stop the vile cANCer.

by Valie on August 05 2013, 09:44
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