27.1.2020 06:05 pm
‘What we were concerned about were some of the comments made about the other colleagues which we believe is uncollegial and unprofessional,’ interim DA leader John Steenhuisen said.
Although the DA has found that there was no proof that embattled Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa and former transport and roads MMC Sheila Senkubuge had sex in the office, he will still face a disciplinary hearing.
Two FedEx members told journalists that while they had not seen the completed investigative report, they predicted that Mokgalapa would be booted.
In Council Speaker Katlego Mathebe’s absence, the acting city manager now holds the responsibility of calling council meetings.
The speakers have been placed on suspension by the MEC, who believes they have brought council into disrepute.
Maimane’s current approach is similar to the one proposed by United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa.
Chief whip and DA member Christo van den Heever has launched a scathing attack on Maile, accusing him of violating the Constitution.
They see their separate endeavours not as competing initiatives, but rather complementary ones.
Da Gama and Mathebe have been placed on suspension by Maile, who believes they may have brought council into disrepute.
The DA has instructed its legal team to approach the court on an urgent basis to review Maile’s decision to suspend Mathebe and Da Gama.
Cogta has suspended both Joburg speaker Vasco Da Gama and Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe.
A joint statement does not rule out the possibility that Maimane might join Mashaba’s new party, but says these discussions are at a ‘very early stage’.
The EFF leader has vowed to seek justice for drowned high school boy Enock Mpianzi.
Those within the ANC hoping for partial privatisation of SOEs have been met with pushback.
The DA handed a forensic report implicating its mayor in George, Melvin Naik, in corruption over to the George police for investigation on Wednesday morning.
The ANC wants to ‘de-racialise our towns and cities and transform apartheid-era spacial patterns’, its secretary-general said.