The Democratic Alliance’s Gauteng premier candidates have all thrown their weights behind preferred DA premier candidate Solly Msimanga.
This was revealed in a joint statement released by the DA 2019 Gauteng Premier Candidates Wendy Alexander, Ghaleb Cachalia, Makashule Gana, Katlego Mathebe, Refiloe Nt’sekhe and Jack Page.
“We are honoured to have been selected as DA 2019 Premier Candidates,” the statement reads.
“However, like any process, there can only be one premier.”
The candidates went on to praise Mosimanga’s experience in government and in public office.
“Solly Msimanga has extensive experience in public office, and indeed in government, and there is no doubt that he is going to lead us to win Gauteng,” the statement reads.
“We are fully behind our premier candidate and we will continue to show our support to him throughout our party’s campaign.”
The candidates have called on Gauteng DA structures and supporters to stand behind Msimanga as the party’s premier candidate in their projected fight to win the province in 2019.
“United we will continue to bring Change to all corners of Gauteng.
“Where we govern in the Joburg, Tshwane and Midvaal, residents are experiencing improved service delivery and a better life brought about by DA-led administrations,” the candidates have said.