Cape Town mayor quits after settling dispute with South African opposition

Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille speaks on her mobile phone outside a court in Cape Town, South Africa June 27, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/Files

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Patricia de Lille has quit as mayor of Cape Town, she said on Sunday, ending a bitter dispute within South Africa’s main opposition party that has tainted its image ahead of elections next year. The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) row with de Lille, whom it appointed as mayor through its control of […]

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