Fred Wyngaard Abandons COPE for ANC

- | 8 months ago

COPE leader in the Northern Cape, Fred Wyngaard has abandoned his party to join the African National Congress.

He and Sol Plaatje councillors Rosie Ludick (DA) and Sandra Doyle (FFF) along with a number of Democratic Alliance (DA) and Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) joined the ANC at a media briefing at the Social Centre in Kimberley on Wednesday. They were welcomed and addressed by the governing party’s Provincial Deputy Secretary, Maruping Lekwene and the Frances Baard Regional leadership.

Also in attendance to welcome the converts was new ANC member and recently appointed ANC councillor in the Sol Plaatje Municipality, Shaine Griqua.

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