National integrity body mulls evidence THE fate of Buffalo City’s leaders now rests in the hands of the ANC’s national integrity commission (NIC) and may be known by the end of this month.
Police called in as delayed conference is disrupted by delegates. DIVISIONS in the ANC Youth League leadership were opened wider at the weekend when the Buffalo City regional conference degenerated into chaos.
Exit packages to be settled for BCM, O R Tambo managers. MUNICIPAL managers at two of the province’s biggest municipalities – Buffalo CityMetro and O R Tambo district – face the chop.
CIVIL servants who failed in their responsibilities to manage state funds and resources would face the chop, Eastern Cape premier Phumulo Masualle warned yesterday.
Court dismisses urgent application from Mnquma councillor. AN URGENT application to set aside a decision by the Mnquma municipal council to remove its speaker has been dismissed by the Mthatha High Court with costs.
Public works HoD demands answers from 10 officials. TEN managers in the provincial roads and public works department have been told to explain why they should not be charged for failing to do their jobs.
Questions remain over Mandela funeral scandal THE official in the middle of the Nelson Mandela funeral scandal has been rewarded with another five-year contract as head of the Eastern Cape treasury department.
Many councils rely on consultants for financial reports. THE majority of Eastern Cape municipalities are run by accounting officers who do not meet the state’s minimum requirements.