22 Sep Patriotic Alliance withdraws from DA led coalition in Nelson Mandela bay.
The Patriotic Alliance (PA) has withdrawn from the Democratic Alliance (DA) led coalition in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro. Upon hearing of the intension by PA to withdraw from the coalition, the Nelson Mandela Mayor Athol Trollip reacted on twitter saying that he will not be blackmailed by anybody or any party. All this follows an on-going conflict between the DA and UDM about Mongameli Babani's position as the Deputy Mayor of the Metro. we speak to PA's Marlon Daniels and Nelson Mandela bay metro mayor, Athol Trollip.