23.1.2020 09:30 pm
Chief whip and DA member Christo van den Heever has launched a scathing attack on Maile, accusing him of violating the Constitution.
The chief whip of the Tshwane council has lashed out at Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile following the suspension of speaker Katlego Mathebe, insisting that he had no right to interject himself in the internal processes of the council.
Those within the ANC hoping for partial privatisation of SOEs have been met with pushback.
The DA handed a forensic report implicating its mayor in George, Melvin Naik, in corruption over to the George police for investigation on Wednesday morning.
The ANC wants to ‘de-racialise our towns and cities and transform apartheid-era spacial patterns’, its secretary-general said.
The ANC secretary-general claims to have reached consensus with President Cyril Ramaphosa on non-interference in the operational matters of SOEs.
‘The ANC should recall mayor Masina or face the wrath and might of voters at next year’s election,’ AIC spokesperson Mxolisi Koom said.
Activist Ndzipo Kalipa said the mayor ‘always wanted to destroy’ him.
‘The report highlights two serious findings against the mayor, Mr Melvin Naik, relating to alleged corruption and interference in administrative processes.’
‘The DA is yet to understand how an optometrist and an ex-prosecutor are qualified to provide advice to a department whose focus is on water, sanitation and housing delivery.’
The ministry says Sisulu has the ‘utmost confidence in the abilities of her two special advisers’, the appointments of which the DA alleged the minister was trying to ‘cover up’.
The vast majority of state-owned farms in the province have not yet been leased out.
Former Joburg mayor Herman Mashaba has confirmed that a new political party will be started, but has been vague on whether or not Maimane is joining him.
The lobby group has laid an official complaint against the president as well as Lindiwe Sisulu, accusing them of trying to ‘discredit’ them ‘as a human rights defender’.
The opposition intends to ask for full details of what the communications minister got up to with her husband overseas.
The CCMA ordered the EFF pay Klaas 11 months’ salary after they fired her following her abuse at the hands of a senior provincial party leader.