In The News South Africa

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 […]

In The News South Africa

Double blow for DA as opposition boycott council meeting and PA withdraw in NMB coalition

PORT ELIZABETH, September 21 – The Nelson Mandela Bay council was brought to standstill after oppositions councillors including United Democratic Movement which is still the coalition partner boycotted a council meeting on Thursday. Adding a blow to Democratic Alliance which is leading the coalition government was the announcement by the Patriotic Alliance (PA) that is pulling […]