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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ANC supporters petition to have own Merafong Mayor removed

by Ina Cilliers MPL – DA Constituency Head for Merafong   The Democratic Alliance (DA) is in possession of a petition, being driven by the ‘Merafong City Community and ANC Supporters’ calling for removal or recall of Maphefo Letsie-Mogale as Mayor of Merafong City. The petition indicates that the ANC…

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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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