Tikana agrees to bring machinery to fix Matatiele roads

Eastern Cape transport MEC Weziwe Tikana has agreed to bring machinery to fix roads in troubled Matatiele – but only if municipal bosses can guarantee they won’t get torched again. Further, Tikana wants a clear project plan from the municipality and a project steering committee.The MEC was in crisis-hit Matatiele on Tuesday to meet municipal and business leaders and residents after an outbreak of violence last week by angry Maluti residents over the poor state of their roads.

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