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Holomisa sends scathing letter to ‘coalition partners’ in Nelson Mandela Bay feud

PORT ELIZABETH, September 6 – United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader, Bantu Holomisa, has given a tongue lashing to his estranged coalition partners for setting a deadline for him to motivate why his party should remain in the coalition. This comes amid an ongoing feud in Nelson Mandela Bay between ousted executive mayor, Athol Trollip and […]

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Eight hours of disruption and screaming at Nelson Mandela Bay council meeting

PORT ELIZABETH, March 30 – Eight hours of drama, adjournments, heated debates, and disruption-after-disruption the vote of no confidence against Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor, Athol Trollip, was put on hold for two weeks on Thursday. The special council sitting scheduled for 8am on Thursday morning, was meant to deal with motions brought by the Economic […]

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Holomisa demands apology from DA for “unsubstantiated accusations”

Port Elizabeth, September 13 – United Democratic Movement (UDM) leader Bantu Holomisa has come out guns blazing once again in support of former Nelson Mandela Bay deputy mayor, Mongameli Bobani. In a letter to Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane on Wednesday, Holomisa accused the DA of “dubiously” using a “draft report” by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) to engineer Bobani’s exit. Holomisa is […]

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ACDP welcomes non-discrimination regarding faiths following high court ruling

JOHANNESBURG, June 28 (ANA) – The African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) welcomed the ruling by the High Court in Johannesburg on Wednesday, regarding the non-discrimination of faiths and clarity regarding school governing body’s role. “The ACDP is delighted that the court did not halt the teaching of the Bible in schools. The court clearly stated […]

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UDM seeks help from the Hawks and AG for their battle with the DA over Cllr Bobani’s reinstatement

SOLLY MAKGANOTO The United Democratic Movement (UDM) in the Nelson Mandela Bay Metro has called for the services of the Hawks and Auditor General to be solicited in their ongoing battle with the DA, because it remains unwilling to implement the decisions that are within their sphere of management such as reinstatement of Cllr Bobani as Health MMC. The […]