Good party welcomes decision not to prosecute De Lille

The Good party on Wednesday welcomed the decision by the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) not to prosecute its leader‚ Patricia de Lille.

The NPA said in a statement that it had declined to prosecute two complaints referred to it by the Hawks concerning De Lille‚ the former mayor of Cape Town. The Hawks had referred two complaints laid against De Lille to the NPA's Specialised Commercial Crime Unit.

One related to a complaint about renovations done at De Lille’s residence for security purposes‚ and the other related to a complaint that she had attempted to solicit a bribe some years ago from an unsuccessful potential supplier to the city.

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