Who Will Be Tshwane's Next Mayor?


- iafrica.com | 4 months ago

JOHANNESBURG – As the African National Congress (ANC) and Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) celebrated their joint venture in the removal of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa, the attention now moved to who would take over the mayoral chain.

On Thursday night, 111 councillors voted in support of a motion of no confidence in Mokgalapa. The ANC cited the water crisis in Hammanskraal, corruption at the Wonderboom Airport, and the so-called sex scandal involving the mayor and former MMC Sheila Senkubuge for their decision to oust Mokgalapa.

Council speaker Katlego Mathebe was also removed through a motion of no confidence.

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