DA lays fraud charges against ANC Tshwane leaders over ‘forged’ signatures as council battle continues

DA lays fraud charges against ANC Tshwane leaders over 'forged' signatures as council battle continues: The DA has laid charges of fraud against the leadership of the ANC in Tshwane, accusing them of forging the signatures of at least seven of its own councillors in a bid to hold a special council sitting to hear a motion of no confidence against Stevens Mokgalapa.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Tshwane council resolutions are political and not legal – ANC

Tshwane council resolutions are political and not legal - ANC: The ANC contends the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has no jurisdiction to hear an urgent application pertaining to the special Tshwane council meeting that saw the removal of the mayor and speaker because it is a political matter.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Janusz Walus' parole bid: Lamola given 60 days to reconsider parole for Chris Hani's killer: Justice Minister Ronald Lamola has noted a ruling by the Gauteng … [Read more...]

DA says IEC must explain how Senkubuge was voted into Tshwane council

DA says IEC must explain how Senkubuge was voted into Tshwane council: The DA says that the IEC must explain how embattled Tshwane politician Sheila Senkubuge was voted into council allegedly before she became a naturalised citizen.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Embattled DA politician Sheila Senkubuge resigns from Tshwane city council

Embattled DA politician Sheila Senkubuge resigns from Tshwane city council: Transport MMC for Tshwane Metro Municipality and PR councillor Sheila Senkubuge has resigned in the midst of a scandal allegedly involving her and Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Why the EFF could hold the key to winning Joburg mayoral race: With the postponement of the Johannesburg mayoral council sitting, the EFF could hold a strong hand going into this week's … [Read more...]

ANC takes City of Tshwane to court over ‘unlawful’ council sitting

ANC takes City of Tshwane to court over 'unlawful' council sitting: The ANC has accused the Tshwane council of passing resolutions relating to the payout of former city manager Dr Moeketsi Mosola and the appointment of an acting city manager, despite a majority dissenting vote.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Tshwane council speaker ‘neutral’ on Mosola Labour Court case

Tshwane council speaker 'neutral' on Mosola Labour Court case: City of Tshwane Council Speaker Katlego Mathebe says she will abide by the decision of the Labour Court in a case between the municipality and City manager Moeketsi Mosola, and has not been party to out-of-court settlement negotiations.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Bulls bank on getting star Bok duo back soon: The Bulls are confident that captain Handre Pollard and No 8 Duane Vermeulen will be back in action soon.. … [Read more...]

Msimanga to ask Tshwane council to suspend city manager again as new allegations emerge

Msimanga to ask Tshwane council to suspend city manager again as new allegations emerge: Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga will ask the capital city's council to issue a notice of intention to suspend city manager Moeketsi Mosola, not for the Glad Africa debacle, but for a new set of allegations of misconduct.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Schalk Brits opens up on failed Stormers move: Springbok hooker Schalk Brits says he is expecting to join the Bulls in January ahead of Super … [Read more...]

If the EFF votes with the ANC, Msimanga is likely to be axed, council numbers show

If the EFF votes with the ANC, Msimanga is likely to be axed, council numbers show: If the EFF decides to vote with the ANC in the upcoming motion of no confidence in Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga, in terms of the numbers, the City will no longer be run by the DA.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria Free Press Release Submissions. … [Read more...]

Decision to appeal Jiba ruling not racist – General Council of the Bar

Decision to appeal Jiba ruling not racist - General Council of the Bar: The General Council of the Bar of South Africa says it was not being racially selective by applying for leave to appeal against the Supreme Court of Appeal ruling in favour of the NPA's Nomgcobo Jiba and Lawrence Mrwebi.. Articles relating to Places | pretoria WATCH: SANParks kicks off 100-day celebration of Madiba’s legacy: South African National Parks (SANParks) celebrated Mandela Day by holding a discussion on how … [Read more...]

EFF boots council whip over alleged rape of girl, 13

EFF boots council whip over alleged rape of girl, 13: Steven Boshego, EFF chief whip at the Thembisile Hani Local Municipality, Mpumalanga, is due to appear at the Ekangala Magistrate's Court, east of Pretoria, on Friday for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl. EFF Mpumalanga leader Collen Sedibe said: “We've already suspended him because we take .... Google Alert - Pretoria Final hours of Winnie recalled: Friends and family members have been laying flowers outside the home … [Read more...]