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DA welcomes ruling against racist eThekwini municipality official

JOHANNESBURG, November 7 – The Democratic Alliance (DA) has welcomed the outcome of a disciplinary hearing which ruled that the head of eThekwini Municipality’s legal and compliance unit Gideon Phungula, was guilty of racism, gross dishonesty and hate speech. DA EThekwini leader, Nicole Graham demanded that city manager Sipho Nzuza suspend Phungula after receiving a […]

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Parliament committee urges Home Affairs to assist flood victims

JOHANNESBURG, October 16  – The Portfolio Committee on Home Affairs in Parliament has urged the department to speedily issue people affected by floods with necessary civic documents. In a statement at the weekend the committee said it had “observed with shock” the recent devastating floods that affected residents of KwaZulu-Natal especially in the eThekwini Municipality. “In […]