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Meet The Wife And Children of Joburg Mayor Jodilee Matongo who Died In Car Accident / Opinion

Mayor-elect Jodilee Matongo was tragically died on Monday in a car accident. The campaign visit in Soweto, where he'd worked with Cyril Ramaphosa, had just ended, and he was fresh out of his travels. Motongo's election as mayor did not go over well with the residents.

  2 months ago ago
Meet The Wife And Children of Joburg Mayor Jodilee Matongo who Died In Car Accident / Opinion

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Eyebrows raised over Joburg mayor Jolidee Matongos death as police say they are clueless about cause

The late Joburg mayor Jolidee Matongo might be turning in his grave after it emerged that police are still clueless about the cause of the accident. The police said they are still clueless about what caused the accident which killed Matongo, 23 year old electrician Singh and an unidentified pedestrian.

  1 month ago ago
Eyebrows raised over Joburg mayor Jolidee Matongos death as police say they are clueless about cause

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Zimbabwean born business man takes United States politics by storm

It is a well known fact that Zimbabweans are scattered all over the world in search of greener pastures. While some are struggling to put food on the table, some are gunning for top political positions in their adopted countries. Names such as the late Joburg mayor Jolidee Matongo easily come to mind.

  26 days ago ago
Zimbabwean born business man takes United States politics by storm

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HOT| Cyril Ramaphosa Appoints Closest Ally Into Cabinet.

City of Johannesburg MMC Mpho Moerane was chosen the new chairman after Jolidee Matongo died in a fender bender in September. Mpho Moerane, the City of Johannesburg's MMC for Environment and Infrastructure Services has been confirmed as the main resident of South Africa's monetary center, making his arrangement official.

  1 month ago ago
HOT| Cyril Ramaphosa Appoints Closest Ally Into Cabinet.

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Sad: Meet The Lovely Family of Joburg Mayor Jodilee Matongo who Died In Car Accident / Opinion

Source instagram Yesterday a tragic accident claimed the life of the new mayor of Joburg Jodilee Matongo. She is returning from a meeting with Cyril Ramaphosa in Soweto. His mother was South African and he was born in South Africa but somehow he is known as a Zimbabwean citizen.

  1 month ago ago
Sad: Meet The Lovely Family of Joburg Mayor Jodilee Matongo who Died In Car Accident / Opinion

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Carl Niehaus posted a beautiful picture at Jacob Zuma's function but Mzansi noticed something.

The much anticipated Jacob Zuma's national prayer finally took place on Thursday at People's park in Durban just outside the Moses Mabhida stadium. The show did go well as planned and many did come to attend and cherish their fellow leader Jacob Zuma. As the show went on, the likes of Carl Niehaus appeared to be bonding with fellow members of the ANC nolie Mdluli among the attendees.

  1 month ago ago
Carl Niehaus posted a beautiful picture at Jacob Zuma's function but Mzansi noticed something.

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Look What Was Written on Joildee Matongo's Tombstone That Left South Africa Speechless /Opinion

Just some days in the past news broke that newly elected Joburg Mayor Jolidee Matongo had died in a sad automobile twist of fate .They have been coming from a full day of campaigning with Cyril Ramaphosa at Soweto and adressing the needs of the humans .His loss of life nonetheless doesnt make feel till these days and people suspect foul play .

  1 month ago ago
Look What Was Written on Joildee Matongo's Tombstone That Left South Africa Speechless /Opinion

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Are Foreigners In South Africa Allowed To Participate In Elections? (Opinion)

There has been a huge democratic transition in terms of suffrage rights,since 1994 after the African National Congress took over the governance from the former apartheid regime lef by National Party,people are enjoying the right to vote after each and every five years.Some of the changes brought about the newly drafted democratic constitution fuelled the differences between the citizens and ruling party,the ruling party managed to hold on to the government for 27 years,it is only now that the ANC seems to be losing the majority after failure to deliver the services to the masses,throughout the twenty seven years of democracy,the number of political parties in south africa have multiplied and some of the founders of the new parties are former ruling party's members.Of all the changes that was brought about by the new democratic dawn,there's this one factor that doesn't sit well with some of the south africans.In numerous occasions,the people who are not originally from south aftica were seen taking a very top government positions.The appointment of the China born member of parliament Xiaomei got many South Africans disappointed at their government and the ruling party.Though xiaomei explained that she had scrapped Chinese citizenship for south african one,the people posed a very serious question to her appointment,the south africans were asking if china has a black or non chinese national in their parliament.One other appointment that got south africans fuming is that of the late former mayor of the City of Johannesburg Jodilee Matongo,Matongo was a the son of the Zimbabwean migrant worker.Meanwhile,there are two foreign candidates who are to contest the positions of the councilor in the upcoming local government elections which are due to take place on the first of November.The south africans have already started complaining about these candidates.One candidate will be representing the ruling party in one of the wards of Mangaung Metropolitan manucipality in the province of free state.The other candidate will be representing one unpopular party in Gauteng,the origins of the second candidate remains controversial as the social media detectives are busy with his origins.The south african laws prohibits the participation of the foreign nationals in the country's elections except for the refugees,in the past 27 years,south africa had received a huge number of foreigners of which some of them were refugees,Though the south africans are so angry at their government,it is not surprising that the foreigners are have now multiplied and participating in the elections.Watch the south africans reaction towards the ANC here: https://twitter.com/15TeeJay/status/1441460047687524360?s=20The south african government is trying to integrate the citizens with different population groups from various countries,this idea has given birth to the so called xenophobia,where the two parties would fight each other.The fact that there has been number of cases which involved the home affairs officials where the identity documents are being sold to the outsiders kept the south africans skeptical about all the foreigners who acquired the south african identity documents.The department of home affairs is currently running the citizenship audits acquired by the foreigners from 2004 to 2020.

  1 month ago ago
Are Foreigners In South Africa Allowed To Participate In Elections? (Opinion)

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Truth about Johannesburg mayor's death, as the nomination for new mayor continues

The Gauteng legislature has sent its condolences to the family and friends of the City of Johannesburg Mayor, Jolidee Matongo, who died on Saturday night. Legislature speaker Ntombi Mekgwe described Matongo as "an ethical and civic-minded leader of the African National Congress" who will be "remembered for his hard work and dedication in the service to his people".

  1 month ago ago
Truth about Johannesburg mayor's death, as the nomination for new mayor continues

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Watch| ANC's Paul Mashatile Caught on on Camera doing this at a Church in Venda

The African National Congress, ANC, has gone out in full swing in the campaign for the upcoming Local Government Elections and they are leaving no stone unturned in their bid to get as many votes as possible. The ruling party almost lost these elections when they failed to register some candidates with the IEC when the registration process for the parties to register their election candidates opened earlier this year.

  2 months ago ago
Watch| ANC's Paul Mashatile Caught on on Camera doing this at a Church in Venda

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Meet Joburg's killer highway: A week hardly passes by without an accident on this stretch

When Johannesburg mayor Jolidee Matongo was involved in a deadly car accident which claimed his life, many were quick to suggest conspiracy theories. But did you know that Matongo perished on the highway that is regarded as one of the most dangerous in Gauteng. The R553 route is also known as the Golden Highway.

  1 month ago ago
Meet Joburg's killer highway: A week hardly passes by without an accident on this stretch

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ANC INTERNAL WAR: "Let Them Eat Themselves" Mzansi Rejoices As Top ANC Leader Is Killed In His Home

ANC INTERNAL WAR: "Let Them Eat Themselves" Mzansi Rejoices As Top ANC Leader Is Killed In His Home. The issue of deaths in the political sphere of South Africa is now looking like a pandemic, yes there's been a series of deaths especially within the ANC political party.

  2 months ago ago
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Mzwandile Masina Mourns Fellow ANC Comrade

Conspiracy theorists are refusing to let the dogs lie following the tragic death of ANC veteran, Jolidee Matongo who perished in a car accident. Matongo had just been sworn in as the executive mayor of the City of Johannesburg and it was barely two months holding the position when got involved in a car crash.

  1 month ago ago
Mzwandile Masina Mourns Fellow ANC Comrade

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President Cyril Ramaphosa says the passing of Jolidee Matongo is a great blow to him personally and the party

An enormously upset President Cyril Ramaphosa at last gotten the chance to instinctively communicate his significant sympathies to one of his most-confided in partners who unfortunately died as of late. South Africans are as yet recuperating from the shock passing of Johannesburg Mayor Jolidee Matongo who met his destiny after getting back from an ANC crusade in Soweto last end of the week.

  2 months ago ago
President Cyril Ramaphosa says the passing of Jolidee Matongo is a great blow to him personally and the party

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A car crash has claimed the life of Khaya Somgqeza

Khaya Somgqeza died in an car accident on Friday. The car crash happened happened outside Mthatha in the Eastern Cape. The death of Somgqeza was on the same day of the funeral of Mayor Jolidee Matongo. Matongo was laid to rest after also dying in a car crash.

  2 months ago ago
A car crash has claimed the life of Khaya Somgqeza

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Another government official killed in car crash

The Department of Justice and Correctional Services has showed the loss of life of Khaya Somgqeza, considered one of its officials who regrettably died in a vehicle coincidence. According to the branch, the auto crash which claimed his existence passed off on Friday, 24 September 2021, out of doors Umthatha inside the Eastern Cape.

  2 months ago ago
Another government official killed in car crash

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Mpho Moerane sworn in as mayor of Joburg as Matongo is honoured

Mpho Moerane become formally sworn in as the brand new City of Johannesburg Mayor on Friday. Councillors held the twenty eighth awesome council assembly on the metro centre according with segment 29 of the Municipal Structures Act of 1998 (Act 117 of 1998). Moerane’s mayorship comes after the loss of life of Jolidee Matongo, who died in a automobile twist of fate in advance this month quickly after he took over from Geoff Makhubo, who succumbed to Covid-19 in July this year.

  2 months ago ago
Mpho Moerane sworn in as mayor of Joburg as Matongo is honoured

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RIP| Another ANC top official has died in a car accident, Here is more

It appears that many ANC top officials are in Hot water right now since there has been death after death within their office. From whistle blower Babita Deokaran to Motaung, Free State Election Candidate who was killed yesterday to Matongo and others as well. Last night the Justice ministry confirmed that another Government official has passed away following a terrible car accident.

  2 months ago ago
RIP| Another ANC top official has died in a car accident, Here is more

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Another mayor of South Africa has died in a car accident.

Another South African mayor has perished in a car accident, just weeks after Jolidee Matongo, the mayor of the City of Johannesburg, was killed. Neo Schalk, the mayor of the Naledi local municipality, was the most recent fatality, who died on Sunday. Boitshoko Moremi, a spokeswoman for North West community safety and transport management MEC Sello Lehari, revealed to SAfm News that he was engaged in a head-on incident on Sunday morning.

  1 month ago ago
Another mayor of South Africa has died in a car accident.

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Mpho Moerane sworn in as mayor of Joburg as Matongo is honoured

https://www.sowetanlive.co.za/news/south-africa/2021-10-01-mpho-moerane-sworn-in-as-mayor-of-joburg-as-matongo-is-honoured/ Mpho Moerane was authoritatively confirmed as the new City of Johannesburg Mayor on Friday. Councilors held the 28th unprecedented board meeting at the metro place as per area 29 of the Municipal Structures Act of 1998 (Act 117 of 1998). Moerane's mayorship comes after the passing of Jolidee Matongo, who kicked the bucket in a fender bender recently soon after he took over from Geoff Makhubo, who capitulated to Covid-19 in July this year.

  2 months ago ago
Mpho Moerane sworn in as mayor of Joburg as Matongo is honoured