In 1995 the ANC won the elections, and for the first time in South African history a black man was president. Black people celebrated as the oppression of apartheid lead by a white government was coming to an end. However it seems like that's about to change.
Source: https://twitter.com/NalaThokozane/status/1456112336763244549?s=20 “If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart.” - Nelson Mandela. Chris Pappas, the newly elected uMngeni municipality mayor shocked everyone when he presented his speech in Isizulu.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) Chris Pappas has been elected Mayor of uMngeni Municipality in KwaZulu-Natal. The DA have now won 3 of the 4 major economic hubs of the country. Can they do a clean sweep with the Tswane Metro the only one left? Link: https://twitter.com/our_da/status/1462796223635767301?s=21
The mayor-elect of Umngeni municipality Chris Pappas is openly gay and he's engaged to JP Prinsloo. The DA member is disarming, but sharp as a razor. He's young and energic and celebrated his 30th birthday in August. People nicknamed her Jonny Clegg of politics because of his fluency in IsiZulu, but when you chat to him it feels as if you're talking to a friend.
Msunduzi chief whip Vusi Ntshangase has written a statement on social media that has been described as racist by the DA's nominee for mayor of Umgeni, Chris Pappas. Ntshangase posted a text with a picture of Pappas on Facebook, in which he said, "Don't rip the jerks off with a barrel".
https://www.iol.co.za/news/politics/da-lodge-court-application-to-force-umngeni-municipality-to-elect-a-speaker-and-mayor-3627f5a5-b90b-487a-86e2-f94eedfd0ba4?utm_term=Autofeed&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1637163807 Johannesburg - The DA in the uMngeni Local Municipality has recorded dire court papers in the Pietermaritzburg High Court to drive the acting civil supervisor to assemble a board meeting which would permit the district to choose a speaker and city hall leader.
UMngeni new civic chairman Chris Pappas is set to have Sandile Mnikathi as his appointee. The 26-year-old says youth needs to show improvement over vehicle washes. UMngeni Municipality has Sandile Mnikathi as its normal agent civic chairman choose. The 26-year-old has burned through no time in telling the locale what he has coming up.
Why youth and blacks in South Africa could eventually hate democracy? Besides the ANC’s struggles in the last polls, there is a rave about DA mayor Chris Pappas (30) and his deputy Sandile Mnikathi (26) who will be leading Umngeni municipality in the KZN Midlands.
The presentation of the new panel in the uMngeni district in KwaZulu-Natal was thrown into jumble on Friday morning when the DA fought suspended city boss Thembeka Cibane coordinating the social affair. Metro executive pick Chris Pappas ended his first salvo at a capacity held at the Howick-West social class entryway.
Please stay away, DA tells suspended municipal manager in uMngeni The DA in KZN said they have tightened security at the municipality to make sure suspended municipal manager Thembeka Cibane does not preside over the inauguration meeting. On Tuesday the DA leadership filed an affidavit with the Cogta MEC’s office and police in Durban to block Cibane from setting foot in the council chamber.
In shock| This white mayor speaks better isizulu than President Ramaphosa himself. Watch his speech.
Source: https://twitter.com/NalaThokozane/status/1456112336763244549?s=20 Chris Pappas, the newly elected mayor of uMngeni municipality shocked the country when he spoke fluently in isizulu. It is quite fair to say that uMngeni mayor speaks Isizulu better than the President of South Africa. White people have had a tough time when it comes to learning South African languages.
ANOTHER FARMER IN KWAZULU-NATAL KILLED ...The farming community of Karkloof in KwaZulu-Natal is in shock after a farm murder in this area.Trevor Murphy sustained multiple stab wounds after three assailants overpowered him on his farm.He succumbed to his injuries on the way to the hospital.
The introduction of the new committee in the uMngeni region in KwaZulu-Natal was tossed into disorder on Friday morning when the DA protested suspended city chief Thembeka Cibane directing the gathering. Civic chairman choose Chris Pappas terminated his first salvo at a function held at the Howick-West people group lobby.
The DA in KZN has nominated Sandile Mnikathi for Deputy Mayor in the uMngeni Municipaity, Sandile is 26 years old and holds a Bachelor of Social Science degree in Political Science and Philosophy. He also holds an Honours degree in International Relations and is currently studying towards a PhD in Political Science.
Source: TheSouthAfrican The Democratic Alliance (DA) ruled the first parish of KwaZulu-Natal in the 2021 local elections. A video of Chris Pappas giving a passionate speech on the street was talked about last week when the party was revealed to be heading for a historic victory.
With a little more than 20 days to go to the nearby government races, the DA in KwaZulu-Natal said on Wednesday that it needs to get the rudiments directly as far as administration conveyance in the uMngeni region, west of Durban, in the uMgungundlovu area. The DA kept on gathering its political race speed, taking its activity west, to the Mpophomeni municipality, one of the most thickly populated regions in the uMngeni region, to convey its 'Outline plan to occupants in endeavors to further develop administration conveyance.
The DA in the uMngeni Local Municipality has recorded critical court papers in the Pietermaritzburg High Court to drive the acting civil supervisor to gather a chamber meeting which would permit the district to choose a speaker and city hall leader. The critical court papers were recorded on Tuesday and the matter was put down for a conference today.
Chris Pappas: uMngeni’s first DA mayor explains his isiZulu fluency - The seat of uMngeni Municipality is in Howick, KZN, near the provincial capital of Pietermaritzburg. Pappas told TimesLive Video that he grew up in the farming community of Mooi River before moving to Howick.“The person who looked after me while I was growing up was an isiZulu speaking lady, so, she was my mother growing up,” said Chris Pappas in a short TikTok video interview.
DA restores call for government to fortify battle against ranch assaults Durban – The DA has by and by reestablished the require the public authority to react speedily to cultivate assaults following two severe assaults at ranches in KwaZulu-Natal only days separated. The DA's Chris Pappas said government rushes to act against brutality against drivers and money on the way vehicle heists yet stays aloof on issues including ranchers and homestead laborers. "Our ranchers, ranch laborers and rustic networks
KwaZulu-Natal police are examining the passing and theft of a Karkloof rancher who was cut a few times on Thursday.Trevor Murphy, proprietor of Wendover Ranch on Karkloof Street passed on in transit to medical clinic after he was cut over and over by three burglars.They previously overwhelmed a farmworker and tied him up prior to breaking into the house and assaulting Murphy.