Crisis in Emfuleni: DA calls for meeting with new Mayor

Since the departure of disgraced former Emfuleni Local Municipality Mayor, Simon Mofokeng, and the appointment of a new ANC Mayor, Jacob Khawe late last year, residents are still facing considerable challenges. Some of the challenges faced by the municipality is its’ inability to adhere to its debt payment plan to…

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ANC-run Emfuleni Municipality is bankrupt

Ashor Sarupen DA Spokesperson for Social Development

National Treasury revealed alarming information about the state of financial affairs in the ANC-run Emfuleni Local Municipality with data showing that the municipality is effectively bankrupt. The report states that as at quarter four 2017, the Emfuleni municipality doesn’t have any cash on hand, with a negative cash position (or…

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DA to table Motion of No Confidence against Emfuleni Mayor

The DA has this morning notified the Emfuleni Local Municipality Speaker, Cllr Maipato Tsokolibane, on our intention to table a motion of no confidence against Mayor Simon Mofokeng as he faces charges of sexually grooming a 14-year-old girl. The DA has requested the tabling of this motion for debate for…

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