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ANC members’ Zambia jaunt

A cash-strapped rural municipality paid  thousands of rands for two senior ANC members, one a sitting MP, to travel to Zambia for that country’s  50th jubilee celebrations last month.


Mayor rubbishes ‘degrading’ probe into alleged misconduct

OR TAMBO mayor Nomakhosazana Meth has gone on the offensive attacking cooperative governance and traditional affairs MEC Fikile Xasa for instituting a probe against her without following proper procedures.

OR Tambo mayor Nomakhosazana Meth.

EC Mayor accused of financial misconduct – Bhisho to investigate

AN EASTERN Cape mayor is being investigated by provincial government for using public funds to pay for a trip for herself, child and two bodyguards to a Johannesburg school.

FIGHTING FOR MONEY: South African Municipal Workers’ Union members continued with their strike at the East
London City Hall yesterday. Workers clashed with police on Friday Picture:  FILE

Samwu vows to continue with protest at Buffalo City

OPERATIONS at Buffalo City Metro came to a standstill for the second working day yesterday as thousands of employees continued to strike.

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Bodyguard fights car spree report

Mayor’s chauffeur crashed five cars in seven months THE bodyguard of O R Tambo District Municipality mayor Dingaan Myolwa has approached the Mthatha High court to have a report detailing a car-hiring spree declared null and void.


Mayor faces a vote of no confidence

THE DA plans to call for a vote of no confidence against Buffalo City Metro mayor Zukiswa Ncitha.

GOOD LUCK: Buffalo City Metro mayor Zukiswa Ncitha, right, congratulates her new deputy mayor Temba Tinta, who was voted into office at a special city council sitting yesterday.

BCM’S new deputy mayor vows to work with all stakeholders

BUFFALO City Metro’s new deputy mayor, Temba Tinta, 37, has no illusions about his future role and the tough road ahead for the young metro.

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EC mayor accused of demanding kickback

But he rejects businessman’s claim and advises him to open a case AN EASTERN Cape businessman has alleged the mayor of Port St Johns tried to solicit a kickback from him after the man’s company was awarded a tender.

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