The DA filed accusations of intimidation and assault against EFF members after punches were thrown during a lengthy 12-hour Johannesburg council meeting that was called off in the early hours of Thursday. Vasco Da Gama, the City of Joburg's council speaker, laid a criminal complaint against EFF members at the Hillbrow police station on Thursday morning.
Dr WB Rubusana regional membership officer, Siya “Gaddafi” Momeni has been accused of complicity in manipulating party membership by an internal party disciplinary committee. He is said to have done this by going back through the entry forms of people who had recently attended a party to make it appear that they had been at the party long enough to be declared "decent".
It is being reported that Sydenham school has slapped two school girls with suspension letters after day after they spoke to the media about the school not taking any action on a boy who allegedly sexually harassed them. The reason for the suspension - bringing the name of the school into disrepute.
Former acting municipal manager Floyd Brink has accused Joburg mayor Mpho Phalatse for elbowing him out of the race to secure the job on a permanent basis. Brink had been tipped to secure the job but he was suspended. The suspension followed the tabling of the Ensafrica report to council by Phalatse.
Source: https://twitter.com/Sli_Masikane/status/1555149301449359361?t=fuYzaKU1gMG1UxvuDiiDGg&s=19 Advocate Malesela Teffo who appeared at the North Gauteng High Court facing his legal woes, has blasted the allegations as nothing, bit an abuse of the court by his accusers. Malesela Teffo assault and trespassing was heard at the Gauteng High Court, and he is facing 8 charges relating to the alleged contravention of a High Court order that prevented him from entering police headquarters in Johannesburg.
https://ewn.co.za/2022/08/03/there-was-no-purging-of-staff-when-mkhwebane-took-office-mahlangu?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter CAPE TOWN - The previous CEO of the Public Protector's Office on Tuesday expressed that there was no cleansing of staff when Busisiwe Mkhwebane got to work. Vussy Mahlangu has guarded disciplinary activity against a few complainants while tending to Parliament, which has been holding an indictment investigation into Mkhwebane's wellness to hold office.
Mpho Phalatse, the Mayor of Johannesburg, is irate as a result of the violence and attack that occurred during a meeting of the City of Johannesburg Council. This is due to the fact that members of the EFF have been brandishing their hard hats, which are part of their standard issue uniform, in an aggressive manner toward councillors.
01 August 2022. OPINION We must Save the ANC from Old People.We can't continue supporting any leader who is over 65, including the once we like: A new Generational Mission OPINION - Age ain't nothing but a number the problem is that we ain't know & cognisant about our African roots hence even today some still believe Politics will make a difference in Black Peoples Social &'Economic affairs.
At a City of Johannesburg council meeting, people from the African National Congress (ANC) and the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) took over the speaker's podium and caused chaos that lasted until almost 2 a.m. Vasco Da Gama of the Democratic Alliance (DA) called for the meeting on Wednesday to discuss, among other things, re-advertising the job of city manager and approving the acting secretary of the council seat.
https://www.zimeye.net/2022/08/01/just-in-cont-mhlanga-has-died/ Legendary playwright, filmmaker, actor and creative director Cont Mhlanga has died, the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe has said. “The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe announces the death of veteran playwright and Amakhosi Theatre Productions founder Cont Mhlanga,” the council said.
The Amathole District Municipality was hit with a tsunami after the ANC recalled the top leadership. On Tuesday, the provincial ANC axed the district’s executive mayor Nceba Ndikinda, council speaker Nondumiso Mgidlana and chief whip Nonceba Mfecane. This followed their alleged defiance of party instructions in a saga involving the controversial reappointment of Thandekile Mnyimba as municipal manager in May.
At the Gauteng High Court, Malesela Teffo was charged with assault and trespassing. He is also accused of violating an order from the High Court that forbade him from going inside the Johannesburg police headquarters. Teffo, however, asserts that the persons filing these accusations are hiding their faces and that this is just another instance of the ruling class abusing the legal system.
• DA filed assault and intimidation charges against EFF members. • The parties presented conflicting interpretations as to how the fighting started. • Joburg council meeting ended when EFF and DA councillors fought. https://twitter.com/DavidCOJ102/status/1557502092255891456?s=20&t=2NUuPZk2N9fI5aF5uqdCoA After a 24-hour council meeting in Johannesburg ended in suspension in the wee hours of Thursday morning due to a brawl, the Democratic Alliance (DA) filed charges of intimidation and assault against EFF members.
https://twitter.com/TheSAnews/status/1558031483398389760?t=M_cWhtz2M47_NgWY4ykPjQ&s=19 https://youtu.be/-NUyjwQmJVo From normal citizens to politicians every thing is violence. But the same politicians deny a clear vision that this country might face the biggest unrest never see. The signs are already there, why are they denying. Indeed the meeting came to a stand still when EFF hit people wit their hats in the council.
Acting public service & administration minister Thulas Nxesi has reiterated that lifestyle audits of public servants are going to be made. Lifestyle audits are a way to assess unexplained wealth of public servants that may point to illegal activity such as corruption or doing business with the state and other conflicts of interest.
Date: 04/08/2022 On Thursday, Makashule Gana quit the DA. Prominent DA Gauteng MPL On Thursday, Makashule Gana said that he was leaving the party. What he said is below. Makashule Gana, a well-known DA Gauteng MPL, told the party on Thursday that he was leaving.
https://twitter.com/IOL/status/1553970621993844736?t=YElVpbu7TqlrDbHqGgBo5Q&s=19 Police Minister Bheki Cele vows to leave no stone unturned as Krugersdorp police search for a gang that raped eight women last week. Sunday at the Alexandra police station, Cele met with six of the eight survivors and their families. 12 women and 10 men were allegedly ambushed by armed men in blankets while filming a music video on Thursday.
Source: https://twitter.com/Sli_Masikane/status/1555149301449359361?t=fuYzaKU1gMG1UxvuDiiDGg&s=19 Advocate Malesela Teffo who seemed at the North Gauteng High Court facing his legal woes, has blasted the allegations as nothing, bit an abuse of the courtroom by his accusers. Malesela Teffo assault and trespassing become heard on the Gauteng High Court, and he is dealing with eight charges referring to the alleged contravention of a High Court order that prevented him from coming into police headquarters in Johannesburg.
Cape Town City owner fined and constrained to apologize to Kaizer Bosses! Cape Town City owner John Comitis has been fined by the PSL and demand to apologize to Kaizer Bosses right after 'bringing the game into unpalatability'. Comitis had been extraordinarily vocal about Cape Town City not in regards to their make up establishment with Bosses last month, but the game in the end went on.
The nursing facility at the center of a police investigation into the death of an elderly woman in a wheelchair who was reportedly left outside in the cold overnight by employees has reached out to the bereaved family and given support. The ACVV National Council and the ACVV Maudie Kriel Home's governing board issued a statement in which they offered their condolences to the family of the resident who passed away on Sunday morning under circumstances that the council is presently looking into.