The General Assembly of the Africa Liberal Network
• Congratulates the Honourable Tony Leon MP on his leadership of the Democratic Alliance and its predecessor party for thirteen years;
• Notes that he has contributed to legitimising the role of opposition politics in South Africa;
• Further notes that he has been a defender of the rights and freedoms of all South Africans;
• Thanks him for his contribution to building links between African liberal parties;
And wishes him well in his future endeavours.
Johannesburg, 4 May 2007