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Outa says municipal repairs lack sustainable solutions

JOHANNESBURG, August 7 – The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) said on Tuesday it welcomed cooperative governance minister Zweli Mkhize’s relief measures for dysfunctional municipalities, but was concerned the plans did not go to the core of the problems. Mkhize on Monday deployed 81 engineers and town planners to distressed and dysfunctional municipalities to help them […]

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Khoza denies ADeC is imploding

JOHANNESBURG, March 5 – Former MP Makhosi Khoza has denied reports that the party she formed after leaving the African National Congress (ANC) is marred by infighting and expulsions. City Press newspaper reported over the weekend that African democatic Change (ADeC) members accused Khoza of coseying up to the ANC after President Cyril Ramaphosa was […]

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Mbalula claims DA link to Makhosi Khoza SMS threats

DURBAN, Friday 15 September – Police minister Fikile Mbalula said that police had identified a 17-year-old Gugulethu girl as the person sending threatening messages to MP Makhosi Khoza and several ministers. Mbalula made the revelations during a press briefing at Umlazi’s notorious Glebelands Hostel on Friday after he had conducted an inspection of the violence-riddled complex. He […]

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Makhosi Khoza disciplinary hearing ‘reluctantly’ postponed

DURBAN, September 10 – The disciplinary hearing of outspoken African National Congress MP Makhosi Khoza has been postponed to next Sunday, according to ANC KwaZulu-Natal spokesman Mdumiseni Ntuli.   Speaking to the media outside the ANC KwaZulu-Natal headquarters in Durban on Sunday afternoon, Ntuli said the case had been postponed because Khoza’s attorney Smanga Sithini […]