The Mayor of Zululand, Rev Thulasizwe Buthelezi (pictured), told ILANGA that during the campaign, they promised the people of the region that they would be a responsible municipality. He said this was the beginning of a reform process in the municipality. “During the NFP's tenure, from 2011 to 2016, we found that many employees did not have the right qualifications, which had a negative impact because these people ended up holding positions without knowing the job.
The newly elected mayor of Sarah Baartman Municipality, Mzimkhulu Njadayi has died after his sudden collapse at the municipal's premises last Wednesday. "We can confirm that councilor Njadayi is no more," the provincial secretary of the ANC in the Eastern Cape; Ngcukayitobi said earlier on in an interview with News24.
Economic Freedom Fighters have reportedly taken over Mamusa local municipality in the North West after one of it's comrades was elected as speaker. The red berets won four seats in the municipality, while ANC won nine seats and the Democratic Alliance had 1 seat. It is alleged that Mamusa local municipality in the North West is one of the torn and dysfunctional municipality due to corruption and ANC's factional battles.
Picture:Mayor Scara Njadayi Scara Njadayi, the newly elected mayor of the Sarah Baartman District Municipality in the Eastern Cape, died just a week after taking office. Njadayi collapsed and died, according to reports, during a council meeting on municipal grounds in Govan Mbeki Avenue on Tuesday.
The mayor of the Sarah Baartman municipality, Mzimkhulu Njadayi, has exceeded on only a week after assuming his new position. Njandayi reportedly passed on after collapsing at a council meeting on Wednesday. Condolences had been pouring in when you consider that his passing. “It is with profound unhappiness and surprise that we tell you of the surprising passing of the Executive Mayor of Sarah Baartman District Municipality, Cllr Mzimkhulu (Scara) Njadayi.
Yesterday in many of municipalities in the republic of South Africa, councillors were been sworn in and electing for Mayors, deputies and speakers of the municipalities. This is happening after Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) held local government elections and gave each and every qualifying citizens to determine the people and political parties whom they want to be led by.
CDM CONGRATULATES NEW LOCAL MAYORS, SPEAKERS, CHIEFWHIPS Capricorn District Municipality congratulates the newly elected Mayors, Speakers and Chiefwhips of all local municipalities that were elected on Monday 22 November 2021 during their successful inaugural Council meetings. The newly elected political office bearers are follows - MOLEMOLE LOCAL MUNICIPALITY
ANC has misplaced every other municipality withinside the Eastern Cape Cape Town - The ANC has been toppled in every other municipality after the DA were given right into a cope with the Freedom Front Plus and every other celebration to take over the Dr Beyers Naude Municipality withinside the Eastern Cape.
Velenkosini Hlabisa, MPL, head of the IFP, has detailed how their governance alliance with the ANC came apart. He said that following the elections, the IFP indicated that it would not form a coalition government with the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal. That attitude has not altered, and no alliance has been formed.
IFP members are in a bitter war over positions of municipalities workers who suppose to be sworn in at Pongola Municipality. This infighting has led to the postponement of the swearing-in of new counselors which were supposed to have taken place today at this municipality which is situated in the northern province of Zulu Kingdom.
Amahlathi Local Municipality in the Eastern Cape is frantic to raise R6.7 million to pay bonuses to its 295 staff after failing to develop a system that allows for birthday incentives. Now, it has informed employees that it will be unable to pay the R6.7 million in full on 25 November owing to cash flow constraints.
The IFP has accused the ANC of breaking a power-sharing agreement under which both parties would have taken control of hung municipalities in KwaZulu-Natal. This explains why, despite having declared a pact last week, the IFP created administrations that excluded the ANC in Umhlathuze (Richards Bay) and Newcastle, and did not vote with the ruling party in eThekwini.
The ANC was deposed in another municipality when the DA reached an agreement with the Freedom Front Plus and another party to take control of the Dr Beyers Naude Municipality in the Eastern Cape. The municipality was one among several in which the ANC did not obtain an overall majority.
According to the IEC, no party achieved a majority in 66 municipalities, resulting in a record number of hung councils. This is more than double the number of the 2016 Local Government Elections. Out of 213 municipalities contested, the ANC achieved the majority in 161 municipalities, while the DA achieved a majority in 13 municipalities and the IFP in 10.
(Source: Twitter.com - @MazikodeThah) Social media has been turned on its feet following a lady who shared a photo of an alleged African National Congress (ANC) ward 23 councillor contender. The post went viral on Twitter as many people started engaging on it, however, is mainly about the appearance of the gentleman.
https://twitter.com/1KZNtvNews/status/1463597169869533188?t=zrDNqkeX-JU-an7fml95kA&s=19 The EThekwini municipality recently elected a new leader who will possibly rule them well. And already known to us, the municipality is been handled by the ANC. Which totally, is under the supervision of Cyril Ramaphosa and his allies.
In conjunction with the ongoing investigation into the VBS Bank scandal, three additional people have been arrested. A 57-year-old former municipal manager of Fetakgomo-Greater Tubatse Municipality, a 39-year-old former chief financial officer, and a 41-year-old private business owner were detained at their Pretoria homes on Tuesday morning, according to police.
Durban, South Africa In connection with the ongoing investigation into the VBS Bank scandal, three more people have been arrested. A 57-year-old former municipal manager of Fetakgomo-Greater Tubatse Municipality, a 39-year-old former chief financial officer, and a 41-year-old private business owner were arrested on Tuesday morning at their Pretoria homes, according to police.
THE ANC and the IFP have recently reached an agreement with the KwaZulu-Natal municipal administration, which no party has won a landslide victory. The agreement will enable these parties to govern in the 18 municipalities in the province that no party has clearly won. The announcement was made by IFP President Velenkosini Hlabisa during a press conference yesterday.
In connection with the VBS Mutual Bank case, three more suspects are scheduled to appear before the Pretoria Specialised Crimes Court on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. The Hawks arrested a former municipal manager of the Fetakgomo-Greater Tubatse Municipality, a former chief financial officer, and a private business owner on Tuesday at their Pretoria homes.