ANC bigwig drawn into Dr JS Moroka fight

- | 2 months ago

An ANC region in Mpumalanga is taking action against rebel councillors who participated in the ousting of its mayor last month.

This comes as the Nkangala regional chairman, Speedy Mashilo, is also emerging as a central figure in the conflict which has pitted Dr JS Moroka local municipality's municipal manager Thami Kubheka against mayor Thulare Madileng. Madileng needed an out-of-court settlement to return to the helm following a disputed council meeting which saw more than a dozen ANC members voting in favour of an EFF motion to oust him.

ANC regional spokesperson Sello Matshoga told Sowetan yesterday that its disciplinary committee has already started with the process of instituting disciplinary action against 15 councillors.

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