Eric Naki
Political Editor
5 minute read
28 Sep 2021
6:00 am

Mpho Phalatse on what she will do for Joburg as its mayor

Eric Naki

She promises to bring the examples of the municipal governance excellence of DA-run municipalities to Johannesburg.

DA Johannesburg Mayoral Candidate, Mpho Phalatse speaks to The Citizen at Sandton, 27 September 2021, about her vision for the city. Picture: Nigel Sibanda

Democratic Alliance (DA) mayoral candidate for Johannesburg Dr Mpho Phalatse is requesting a small birthday present from voters: “Elect me as your mayor and see the DA difference, because the DA gets things done”. She turns 44 on 7 November and, to the medical practitioner, becoming mayor would be the best present for her birthday. Phalatse is confident the DA’s track record of good and clean governance and efficient service delivery in Cape Town and Stellenbosch in the Western Cape, Midvaal in Gauteng, Kouga in the Eastern Cape and Tshwane inGauteng would be remembered by Johannesburg voters on 1 November....