| ANALYSIS | Busy holiday due for NMB's politicians as new govt, mayor expected in ...

- | 3 months ago

After the controversial Mongameli Bobani of the UDM was  of the Nelson Mandela Bay municipality on Thursday, Deputy Mayor Thsonono Buyeye of the AIC is now the acting executive mayor.

He will be in this position until the next council meeting, expected in mid-January when a new coalition government is expected to be formed. Between now and then there are several permutations at play as no party has an outright majority in the council.

The DA has 57 of the council‘s 120 seats.

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