Failing ANC municipalities owe Eskom billions

Ashor Sarupen DA Spokesperson for Social Development

by Ashor Sarupen MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Finance According to the consolidated first quarter report on Municipalities in Gauteng, ANC local municipalities including Emfuleni, Merafong and Rand West City still owe Eskom and Rand Water billions of Rands for electricity. This has been a persistent problem by the…

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Hawks investigating corruption in failing Emfuleni

by Kingsol Chabalala MPL – DA Team One Gauteng Spokesperson on Corruption The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the launch of an investigation by the Hawks into Emfuleni officials allegedly implicated in fraud and corruption. The Hawks have written to Emfuleni Mayor, Jacob Khawe, and the Municipal Manager requesting personal information…

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DA strongly condemns the shooting of the Auditor in Emfuleni

by Cllr Solly Msimanga – DA Gauteng Premier Candidate The Democratic Alliance (DA) condemns in the strongest terms the shooting of a female auditor investigating corruption at the cash-strapped ANC-led Emfuleni local Municipality. This shocking incident occurred yesterday morning, when the robbers broke into the auditor’s room in a guest…

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ANC Emfuleni wastes over R59 million infrastructure budget

by Kingsol Chabalala MPL – DA Gauteng Constituency Head-Emfuleni North In response to questions asked by the Democratic Alliance (DA) in Gauteng, it has come to light that the ANC-led Emfuleni administration has paid over R59 million to eight service providers that have abandoned municipal infrastructure projects and have been…

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