17.8.2019 05:26 pm
The ANC has 122 of the 270 seats and will need assistance to gain a majority and control of the council, with 136 seats.
A seemingly unfazed City of Johannesburg Mayor Herman Mashaba says it is up to the parties that elected him into power to retain him as mayor.
The DA leader has evoked fears of an IMF bailout in a prophecy of doom for SA if we don’t urgently fix things.
Two councillors were assassinated in broad daylight in Mokopane’s central business district last month, which led to violent protests.
However, critics said Brown was in part responsible for the current mess in state-owned enterprises, and was also implicated in state capture.
‘The City refutes all allegations by the party, calling it cheap politicking by spreading untruths in the public domain,’ the Tshwane mayoral spokesperson said.
The Mahlodi Madisha Education Foundation plans to march to Mkhwebane’s office on August 30 to counter another march calling for her to step down.
The opposition has rejected the ANC’s claim that they don’t want quality healthcare for the poor.
‘This is a team that is going to take us forward,’ ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule said.
The party further said it respected the office of the public protector and reiterated its support for Ramaphosa.
It is unacceptable to use matters which have not been finalised before courts as political weapons to attack the president’s character, the EC ANC said.
Without mentioning her by name, the forum’s chairperson appears to have replied to a column by Helen Zille.
At the time, EFF spokesperson Mbuyiseni Ndlozi denied that a real firearm had been used.
There was ‘no need to kick out Gumede for incompetence or lack of service delivery because she is not the municipality’s accounting officer’.
A source within the NEC said Makhura has been dragging his feet because he did not believe in the decision.