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Thandi Modise elected National Assembly Speaker

Thandi Modise

ANC’s Thandi Modise, former National Council of Provinces Chair was elected National Assembly Speaker on Wednesday.

She replaces Baleka Mbete who withdrew her name from the ANC MP list on Tuesday.

Lechesa Tsenoli was elected unopposed as her deputy.

The ANC retained its majority in the National Assembly with 230 seats.

However, the governing party shed 19 seats from the previous parliament.

The party returns as the governing party after winning the 2019 Election with 57.51 percent of the votes.

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Mzansi’s b00ty queen has something special for us today and guess what it is, a shot from the back. Taking to her Instagram she wrote, ‘Not feeling well today but here’s your back shot❤️‘. Not really sure about what might be bothering but anyways she has made our day.

Lethabo Molotsi

We think she decided to spoil us with a back shot since she is not sure when she will serve another one due to her not feeling well, See more pictures…

Source: eNCA