28.1.2020 07:28 am
Numerous attempts for a motion of no confidence and to remove the DA leadership have failed over recent months, but Mokgalapa says this comes with the package of being a politician.
Embattled Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa says he is more than ready to face a disciplinary hearing brought against him by his party, the DA.
USHumans, launched on Saturday, will be run by a collective membership, will not have one leader, and aims to get votes from students and young people.
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.