National 25.7.2016 10:30 am

Prominent journalist runs for councillor in Rustenburg

Leseding News founder and former Editor in Chief, Levy Pule Mokwele is standing as ANC councilor candidate for Rustenburgs Ward 13. PIC. Ngoepe Elifas/ANA

Leseding News founder and former Editor in Chief, Levy Pule Mokwele is standing as ANC councilor candidate for Rustenburgs Ward 13. PIC. Ngoepe Elifas/ANA

Mokwele was a renowned investigative journalist in North West.

Levy Pule Mokwele, Leseding News founder and former editor-in-chief, is running for ANC councillor candidate in Ward 13, which covers a large part of Rustenburg North and some areas of Tlhabane Township, in North West.

Mokwele was a renowned investigative journalist in the province.

Asked what changes he would bring to his constituency if elected, Mokwele said: “Having been in touch with the masses on the ground for over 13 years as journalist, I understand what pressing issues are and will ensure that there is service delivery from the day I am given a mandate.”

Mokwele was part of the entourage led by the executive mayor of Rustenburg, Councillor Mpho Khunou, which stopped at church services of Maranata Church in Rustenburg as well as the Zion Christian Church in Thabane on Sunday.

They received a warm welcome and blessings ahead of the August 13 municipal elections.

– African News Agency (ANA)

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