Philani Godfrey Mavundla was elected as the deputy mayor of eThekwini on the 24th of November 2021. At some point Mavundla was the ANC mayor in Umvoti, before defecting to the National Freedom Party and then founding the Abantu Batho Congress in 2020. However, before Mavundla became the mayor of Umvoti, which includes Greytown, he shot to fame as a generous former president Jacob Zuma's benefactor and fervent follower of Zuma.
PG Mavundla Engineering felt aggrieved after having misplaced out at the bid to construct eThekwini’s iconic Moses Mabhida Stadium. In courtroom docket papers the employer claimed that its consortium – which covered a main Italian creation employer – had now no longer simplest submitted an aggressive bid however had additionally quoted the bottom fee for the development of the stadium.