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DA has lost Nelson Mandela Bay Metro to the ANC with just 1 vote

We have seen political parties going head on each other over the past few weeks as they were trying to form coalition with each other. The coalition talks were heated and we even so some political leaders accusing others of now being personal and not putting the service delivery first.

  5 days ago ago
DA has lost Nelson Mandela Bay Metro to the ANC with just 1 vote

SOCIETY

IT ENDED IN TEARES: Nazareth Church member got arrested and charged

Yesterday taxis, and mini cars, in fact, there was no car in Durban city because there was no way at all, Nazareth Church members fully occurred the area and marching. Now, the sad news has just broken out saying that some church members have been arrested for breaking the rules and regulations of the lockdown.

  1 month ago ago
IT ENDED IN TEARES: Nazareth Church member got arrested and charged

POLITICS

Bad News for ANC in Ethekwini Metro

22 November 2022 By Sphe J Hadebe IT DOESN'T RAIN BUT IT POURS FOR THE RULING PARTY AS CHICKENS HAVE COME HOME TO ROOST. ANC has already lost a lot of Metro cities in the country and their hope was with the Ethekwini Metro in Kwa Zulu Natal,which is the economic hub of South Africa.

  5 days ago ago
Bad News for ANC in Ethekwini Metro

POLITICS

Ethekwini Council to reconvene sitting to elect mayor

The Ethekwini municipality is set to reconvene it's council meeting today. Source: dstv channel 405/eyewitnessnews.co.za/news24 The meeting is to see the voting in of a mayor and deputy after proceedings were disrupted by the ANC councillors and party supporters. Monday proceedings saw angry protesters as tempers ran high after it emerged that the vote for mayor could go either way.

  3 days ago ago
Ethekwini Council to reconvene sitting to elect mayor

POLITICS

He Was Caught And Arrested For Allegedly Rigging Votes| This Is How He Did It

According to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC), a presiding officer in the eThekwini Metro was arrested on Monday for allegedly placing marked votes into a ballot box. "The matter has now been handed over to the South African Police," the commission said in a statement.

  25 days ago ago
He Was Caught And Arrested For Allegedly Rigging Votes| This Is How He Did It

SOCIETY

Metro said the consent that was given

Recently taxicabs, and small vehicles, indeed, there was no vehicle in Durban city on the grounds that there was no chance by any stretch of the imagination, Nazareth Church individuals completely happened the region and walking. Presently, the pitiful news has quite recently broken out saying that some congregation individuals have been captured for disrupting the guidelines and guidelines of the lockdown.

  1 month ago ago
Metro said the consent that was given

POLITICS

DA wins all wards in Phoenix

Regardless of a haze of contention originating from the Democratic Alliance's mission nearby, the party seems to have effectively charmed an enormous extent of the electorate. The Democratic Alliance has held the four wards it controls in Phoenix, under the eThekwini Metro, and added one more, giving it a five-out-of-five win nearby.

  24 days ago ago
DA wins all wards in Phoenix

CRIME

EThekwini officials behind stolen R2.3 Billion irregular expenditure wanted by the Police.

Regardless of who is responsible for being the political leader of the eThekwini Metro. The officials that have been appointed to look and investigate the disappeared Two point three Billion rands that was for irregular expenditure. They Political leadership will have to pay for their corrupt crimes and the alleged theft of Two Billion Rands. This was a statement layed by the Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) committee chair Faith Muthambi this Friday. Faith Muthambi had visited the biggest

  1 year ago ago
EThekwini officials behind stolen R2.3 Billion irregular expenditure wanted by the Police.

POLITICS

President Cyril Ramaphosa visits KwaZulu-Natal- Here's why

President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday visit the City of eThekwini in KwaZulu-Natal, following quite a while of distress that have caused tremendous harm. As indicated by an administration explanation on Friday morning, Ramaphosa's first visit to the territory since the flare-up of the turmoil, before the end of last week was intended to "evaluate the effect of ongoing [unrest] and the arrangement of safety powers".

  4 months ago ago
President Cyril Ramaphosa visits KwaZulu-Natal- Here's why

CRIME

Hawks Raid 18 Properties Linked To R700m eThekwini Tender Fraud Case

eThekwini Metro will initiate disciplinary processes following early morning raids by the Hawks on water and sanitation unit officials involving R700 million in alleged fraud. "We have our internal investigations unit working with the Hawks in its execution. At the moment, we are waiting for a report from them so that we can again initiate internal processes with the suspected employees," acting city manager Sipho Cele said. He was speaking after the Hawks on Tuesday raided the homes of several junior employees

  1 year ago ago
Hawks Raid 18 Properties Linked To R700m eThekwini Tender Fraud Case

POLITICS

No more swimming for durbanites.

Swimming at the Durban beachfront and public swimming pools is now prihibited amid other precautionary measures set against the coronavirus pandemic. The eThekwini Metro said they would close the beaches and public swimming pools following President Cyril Ramaphosa's declaration of a national state disaster on Sunday evening. EThekwini Mayor Councillor Mxolisi Kaunda said that public spaces would have restrictions that must be imposed. "The beaches are not closed, only swimming is prohibited, libraries in t

  1 year ago ago
No more swimming for durbanites.

POLITICS

Swimming At Durban Beachfront Gets Banned, Public Pools Closed Due To Coronavirus

Swimming will no longer be allowed at any of the beaches making up the coveted Durban beachfront as the novel coronavirus pandemic deepens its grip on South Africa. The eThekwini Metro said on Thursday that its public pools and beaches would be closed following President Cyril Ramaphosa's declaration of a national state of disaster on Sunday. Mayor Mxolisi Kaunda said public spaces would have "restrictions that must be imposed". "All swimming pools will be closed, effective immediately, for the duration of

  1 year ago ago
Swimming At Durban Beachfront Gets Banned, Public Pools Closed Due To Coronavirus

CRIME

Motive unknown for the gunning down of two traffic officers

Minister of Transport Mr Fikile Mbalula has condemned the killing of two Durban Metro Police Officers yesterday, 8 Monday. According to a statement issued by Mbalula today, the two Ethekwini Metro officials were traveling on the City's roads when they came under attack. Mbalula said traffic police are our heroes. They protect civilians daily, ensuring that they arrive safely at places of work and back home to their loved ones.  “It’s devastating,” he said, "as these two traffic wardens will never be

  1 year ago ago
Motive unknown for the gunning down of two traffic officers

POLITICS

The eThekwini Metro mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has urged residents to observe lockdown regulations

The eThekwini Metro mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has urged community members to adhere to lockdown regulations more especially in the coming two weeks. Over the weekend Health Minister Dr. Zweli Mkhize revealed that the province of KwaZulu-Natal is now experiencing the peak of the Covid-19. Kaunda said eThekwini continues to be the epicentre of the entire province carrying the larger numbers of the infections. "Our city is the epicentre of the Coronavirus in KwaZulu-Natal the department of Health has warned us that

  1 year ago ago
The eThekwini Metro mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has urged residents to observe lockdown regulations

POLITICS

EThekwini City Manager’s return to work is legal, says municipality

The arrival of troubled eThekwini City Manager Sipho Nzuza is entirely legitimate, the district says.  "Following the expiry of City Manager Sipho Nzuza's uncommon leave, he is lawfully qualified for continue his obligations," the eThekwini Metro said in an announcement on Wednesday evening.  Representative Msawakhe Mayisela said that after Nzuza was captured, he was suspended for a quarter of a year as per disciplinary guidelines overseeing ranking directors.  "This was to clear a path for a free examination

  1 year ago ago
EThekwini City Manager’s return to work is legal, says municipality

POLITICS

EThekwini officials behind R2.3bn irregular expenditure must face the music, says Muthambi

The district had since separated down directions that controls on tenders and consumption must be fixed.  Despite who the political administration in the eThekwini Metro is, authorities behind the incredible R2.3 billion unpredictable consumption in the last budgetary year should bite the bullet, the Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) panel seat Faith Muthambi said on Friday.  She visited KZN's greatest sporadic consumption guilty party as a major aspect of her oversight capacities in Parliament. 

  1 year ago ago
EThekwini officials behind R2.3bn irregular expenditure must face the music, says Muthambi