COPE welcomes new member

The Congress of the People has welcomed a new member into its ranks. Former member of the Western Cape...

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Former member of the <?xml:namespace prefix="st1"?><place w:st="on"><state w:st="on">Western Cape Legislature, Ntombomzi Macingwana, announced that she was severing ties with the African National Congress on Friday.

Her decision was made public during a meeting in Khayelitsha.

COPE’s second deputy president, Lynda Odendaal, said Macingwana’s invaluable political background would add value to the newly-formed party.