Maile in violation of Constitution for suspending speaker, says Tshwane council chief whip

- | 4 weeks ago

"He has no right to interject himself in the internal processes of the Tshwane council.

"By doing so, the MEC is in violation of the prescripts of the Constitution, which confers on municipalities the right to govern, on their own initiative, the local government affairs of their communities, while limiting the national and provincial governments from impeding those rights. "Van den Heever was reacting to Maile's decision to suspend Mathebe as he held the view that the speaker had breached the council's code of conduct.

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