The Ugu District’s municipal manager is feeling the heat. Opposition parties in the cash-strapped municipality on the South Coast are calling for his immediate suspension.
This follows allegations of corruption against senior officials.
On Thursday during a special council, it was resolved that cases would be opened against implicated individuals.
A report found that some senior officials failed to follow procedure when awarding tenders.
It also found that the municipality is overstaffed with over 300 people.
Now the municipality is trying to redeem itself.
The municipality says it will abide to the report’s recommendations but will seeking clarity on other issues.
In other news – Popular SA polygamists Musa Mseleku and Lucky Gumbi fight over Wives
A war of words has broken out between two KZN celebrity polygamists. In one corner is Musa Mseleku of the reality show Uthando Nesthembu, and in the other is Lucky Gumbi, whose show The Gumbis starts next month.
Trouble started last week when Lucky commented on Musa’s show. He said: “I’m aware of the other reality show on TV about polygamy. With The Gumbis, people will get to see the true meaning of polygamy. Learn More