The party’s 2,000 delegates voted until 5pm on Saturday.
Democratic Alliance (DA) logo. Picture: Democratic Alliance Gauteng Facebook page.
Steenhuisen was competing for the top job against former youth leader Mbali Ntuli.
List of DA’s new leadership:
• Federal leader: John Steenhuisen
• Chairperson of the federal council: Helen Zille
• Deputy chairperson of the federal council: James Masango
• Deputy chairperson of the federal council: Thomas Walters
• Federal chairperson: Dr Ivan Meyer
• First deputy federal chairperson: Refiloe Nt’sekhe
• Second deputy federal chairperson: Anton Bredell
• Third deputy federal chairperson: Jacques Smalle
• Federal finance chairperson: Dion George
WATCH: DA federal congress proceedings