Buffalo City Mayor Zukiswa Ncitha is in hot water again, this time over the appointment of a company to investigate the R17-million black bags scandal.
More than R4.1-million handed over to the Asset Forfeiture Unit (AFU) by individuals accused of illicitly benefiting from funds meant for Nelson Mandela’s memorial services was on Monday forfeited to the state.
THE Mandela Memorial fraud and corruption case against the top echelon of Buffalo City Metro Municipality and ANC officials was postponed in the East London Magistrate’s Court today, despite heated legal argument between the prosecutor and lawyers for the accused.
Business to take brunt of Nersa-approved increases. IN A major climbdown, electricity tariffs in Buffalo City Metro are coming down by 1.11 percentage points, backdated to July 1.
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.
BCM cops remove shacks from playing field. LAW enforcement officers clashed with hundreds of Ilitha township residents yesterday when the metro’s cops demolished shacks built on school grounds.
Mayor’s plan for temporary shelters. BUFFALO City Metro (BCM) mayor Zukiswa Ncitha plans to build hundreds of shacks on school grounds to accommodate homeless families who are waiting for their houses to be built.