DA snatches Swellendam from ANC

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LITTLE GEM: Swellendam with the Clock Peaks of the Langeberg

The party has taken 48% of the votes, leaving the ANC with 44%

The Democratic Alliance has taken the Swellendam Local Municipality in the Western Cape away from the African National Congress (ANC).

The DA secured just below 48% (11,781) of the votes, while the ANC got 44% (10,974). The DA has received six of the eleven contested seats.  The ANC has secured four.

*Additional reporting courtesy of the SABC

Source:News 24