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'We need a new way forward' - Mbali Ntuli resumes bid for DA's top job

7 July 2020 4:06 PM
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John Steenhuizen

DA leadership hopeful Mbali Ntuli speaks to CapeTalk's Lester Kiewit about her campaign to secure the party's top position.

A few months after putting her Democratic Alliance leadership campaign on hold to allow the country to focus on the coronavirus crisis, Mbali Ntuli has announced she is resuming her bid for the party's top spot.

She told CapeTalk's Lester Kiewit that the current Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the fact there is much work to be done in the country:

South Africa needs to have a relook at the inequalities that we have in our country and how we plan on fixing them.

Mbali Ntuli, Politician - Democratic Alliance

The Democratic Alliance cannot be a party that it was before it entered Covid. We need a new way forward. We need new solutions.

Mbali Ntuli, Politician - Democratic Alliance

We need to take all South Africans forward which I think has been a bit of a failure of our current leadership.

Mbali Ntuli, Politician - Democratic Alliance

Ntuli has been previously stated that part of the motivation for running for leadership of the DA is to change people's perceptions of the party.

I think I've been quite clear, that any utterances that seek to offend and not take into cognisance the realities of South Africans particularly when it comes to issues of our past and racial segregation, have no space in the Democratic Alliance.

Mbali Ntuli, Politician - Democratic Alliance

Listen to the full conversation below:


7 July 2020 4:06 PM
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Democratic Alliance
DA
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Mbali Ntuli
John Steenhuizen

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