We have the numbers, the speaker cannot stop democracy, says Maepa

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- citizen.co.za | 3 months ago

A special council meeting called for Thursday is underway, where a number of motions of no confidence against DA members are on the agenda.

The ANC and EFF intend to table motions of no confidence against mayor Stevens Mokgalapa, speaker Katlego Mathebe, chief whip Christo van den Heever, acting speaker Zweli Khumalo, and chair of chairs Gert Pretorius. Both the EFF and ANC are hoping to also lodge a dissolution of all Section 79 oversight committees.

The ANC held a briefing before the Tshwane special council sitting started to outline their plan should motions pass.

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