Councillor Anthon Raubenheimer said he had received a ‘file of complaints’ over hefty rates increases – with one business owner now paying R33 000 a month, up from R11 000.
“Our IT team is currently working on resolving the matter “
IFP celebrate as they retain control of Endumeni
Mayor Mbatha said he saw no need to ask COGTA to second a manager as the ‘municipality does have within its ranks capable Section 56 managers who can act… and we should not be seen to undermine them’.
“Why did the MEC not issue the title deeds while the ANC was still in power?”
There was a queue of voters outside, many clad in party clothing. Police from Dundee and Glencoe were out in force.
The ANC is desperate to take Ward 3 which will lead to a new Mayor and Speaker in Endumeni
The long-time party leader, Dr Mangosuthu Buthelezi, reminded IFP members to vote for the party and for their candidate, Thobani Molotshwa, to lead them in governance again as they did on August 3, 2016.
The delegation is expected to be in Nquthu during the course of this week.
However, the ANC’s Councillor Mdluli proposed that the Council contact the Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs to second a suitable acting municipal manager
The memorandum, which the Courier has a copy of, also instructs that those offenders whose pre-paid electricity meters have been blocked be unblocked.