THE ANC CANNOT BE TRUSTED WITH PUBLIC FUNDS!

  The Merafong Municipality has illegally invested R50 million with the VBS Mutual Bank – money which was allocated for service delivery. The South African Reserve Bank has warned that this money is most likely irrecoverable. As a result, for the coming financial year, the ANC in Merafong will have…

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ANC Gauteng municipalities’ R500-million financial crunch

Ashor Sarupen DA Spokesperson for Social Development

by Ashor Sarupen MPL – DA Gauteng Spokesperson on Finance ANC-run local municipalities in Gauteng (Sedibeng, Lesedi, Mogale City and Merafong) are engaged in rampant financial mismanagement and are running on unfunded budgets until the end of the 2017/18 financial year. The DA previously revealed that ANC mismanagement in Mogale…

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ANC has bankrupted Merafong

by Ina Cilliers MPL and Ald. Blackie Zwart The ANC has bankrupted the Merafong Local Municipality through poor financial management and a lack of concern for making good with the public purse. Merafong Municipality incurred a net loss of R86 049 954,00. As of 30 June 2017 the municipality’s liabilities…

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Unattended Merafong water leaks causing new sink-holes

by Ina Cilliers MPL – DA Constituency Head: Merafong Unattended water leaks have created a new sinkhole in Carletonville between 15 & 17 Erica street. The municipality recently replaced a water meter in the street but failed to seal the pipes which has led to underground water seeping into the…

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