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ANC move against Mashaba ‘a cheap stunt’

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Allegations include awarding a R1.2 billion contract to Afrirent and spending R100 million on 145 vehicles in Mogale City.


12 Oct 2019
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ANC move against Mashaba ‘a cheap stunt’

Former DA Johannesburg mayor and founder of The People's Dialogue, Herman Mashaba. Picture: Gallo Images / Sowetan / Thulani Mbele

The city of Joburg’s DA mayor, Herman Mashaba, remained firm and appeared not to take the ANC’s move of laying criminal charges against him and other city officials seriously yesterday. The city said the mayor will not allow “ANC stunts” to distract him from improving the lives of Johannesburg residents. The ANC city caucus laid charges of fraud and corruption against Mashaba, the MMC for shared services Ntombi Khumalo, city manager Dr Ndivhoniswani Lukhwareni, and a number of other senior city officials for allegedly awarding illegal contracts worth R3 billion. Allegations include awarding a R1.2 billion contract to Afrirent and...

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