A municipal manager embroiled in a jobs for ANC cadres scandal might not face disciplinary action due to the protection he is getting from the party.
Sizwe sama Yende
The manager of Mpumalanga’s capital city is now a free man after charges relating to the employment of 30 ANC cadres were struck off the roll.
The sacking of a Mpumalanga council speaker has split the ANC Youth League into groups supporting Premier David Mabuza’s ambition for national office and those against it.
Mpumalanga scholar transport operators are threatening to strike if the government does not pay them the R400 million they say they it owes them.
A top private school in Mpumalanga says it will keep teaching a Herman Charles Bosman story that uses theword “k****r” 21 times.
The ANC in Mpumalanga may lose its traditional ward, because it “forgot” to register a candidate on time.
The ANC in Mpumalanga has called for the boycott of Innibos – an annual Afrikaans arts and culture festival – after a well-known artist sang the old national anthem last year.
The SACP’s lecture will go ahead in Mpumalanga this weekend, but the ANC has apparently come up with another plan to sabotage it.
The SACP in Mpumalanga has urged national police commissioner Riah Phiyega to make arrests on the investigation she has restarted on political killings in the province.
Open warfare between members of the ANC and the SA Communist Party (SACP) in Mpumalanga this week was allegedly sparked by booze, money and a lecture in honour of corruption fighter Jimmy Mohlala.
Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza has laid a criminal charge against his “brother” and “father” Mathews Phosa for alleging he was an apartheid spy.
The SACP in Mpumalanga has named Premier David Mabuza as the instigator of the violence that disrupted its lecture on Sunday.
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