ANALYSIS | Pensioners lead the pack at DA municipalities

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ANALYSIS | Pensioners lead the pack at DA municipalities

The party has the oldest cohort of local government representatives in the country

Political journalist

Are you gatvol of pensioner politicians who refuse to rest and play with grandchildren and are instead caught napping on Parliament TV?

Well, tighten your seat belt because more are coming to your local municipal council, with more than 1,000 councillors above the retirement age of 60 set to serve as ward and PR councillors across the country.

The grannies and granddads who are usually caught dozing off on Parliament TV during national assembly debates are usually in the ANC benches, but the picture will be a different one in the incoming municipal councils...

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