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KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala chased out of heated council meeting to elect uMkhanyakude district mayor

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala must be safeguarded by his protectors and furnished cops when irate councilors kept him from talking at a board meeting to choose the new civic chairman of uMkhanyakude locale district. 

The stunning episode, where an apparent shaken Zikalala was seen descending from talking at the gathering, occurred on Monday in northern KwaZulu-Natal.

Recordings of Zikalala being loudly manhandled and offended by the furious councilors was moving via online media stages by Monday evening. It is indistinct what set off the furious assault on Zikalala. 

The uMkhanyakude region is as a rule intensely challenged by the IFP and the ANC.

By early afternoon on today, the ANC had the option to get its previous civic chairman, Solomon Mkhombo, chose as speaker of the region, which incorporates any semblance of Jozini, Mtubatuba, Hlabisa Big 5 and Mhlabuyalingana nearby districts and has its base camp in Mkuze.

During the warmed verbal standoff, one councilor is seen pointing fingers at Zikalala, requesting that he should leave the field where the gathering was occurring. 

"Akaphume lona, phuma! This one should leave, leave!" the councilor is heard and seen shouting at Zikalala, banging the table before the chief. 

Officials in uniform are seen shaping a human safeguard around Zikalala while he gradually pulls out from the space, as requested by the furious horde of councilors. 

The anonymous program chief at last respects the interest that Zikalala should leave and can be heard let the gathering know that he will at this point don't talk. "Alright, councilors, kindly return to your seats, we will avoid this thing, the chief will presently don't talk, OK," the program chief says.

Another councilor, wearing a dark suit, is heard yelling at Zikalala: "We don't confide in you, leave now!".

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