#PODCAST: City of Johannesburg council speaker, Vasco Da Gama confirms that a new mayor will be elected TODAY

The City of Johannesburg council speaker, Vasco Da Gama has confirmed that a new mayor will be elected today. Da Gama says he is happy with the legal opinion he'd sort and that other councilors are also satisfied. Da Gama postponed last weeks sitting - citing the need to seek legal opinion on the interpretation of council rules on what constitutes a majority in Council. The Council was scheduled to elect a new mayor to replace Herman Mashaba who resigned citing strained relationship with the DA leadership. Nomalizo Mandela filed this report...