Maile studying judgment on City of Tshwane matter: 'We don't want governance and leadership to ...

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Gauteng MEC for Human Settlements, Urban Planning and CoGTA Lebogang Maile says he is studying the judgment handed down by the Gauteng High court in Pretoria on Friday.

 The court ruled the DA's application over the motions of no confidence against City of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa and Speaker Katlego Mathebe is urgent. This comes after opposition parties in the City including the EFF, voted in unison for the removal of Mokgalapa and Mathebe during a chaotic sitting on December 6.

"I hereby make the following order; that both will be enrolled and heard as matters of urgency in terms of Rule 6(12), and the non-compliance with all other prescripts relating to time periods is condoned to the extent necessary," Judge Neil Tuchten said in his judgment.

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