Details of relocation will be made known at a later date
The votes come predominantly from the majority illiterates in the rural areas
between Umdoni Municipality and its residents
Concerned Councillor Edwin Baptie raised the point that the current Council may be held responsible for audit queries that may arise due to a lack of documentation supporting expenditure of Municipal funds.
Municipality is not complying with the legal requirements.
Until about a year ago, Humberdale was one of the best service delivery examples in the Umdoni history, run and managed by professionals with minimum input by the Municipality.
The Mayor probably inadvertently fanned the flames in his speech, calling on qualified community members to criticize positively by suggesting solutions rather than condemnation. A number of such people present had repeatedly tried to do just that and were incensed at the implication that they had not.
Umdoni fails to pay salaries and allowances on time
He was supported in his views by several other ANC ward councillors as well as members of various opposition parties.
But T’s and C’s apply!
Regarding the Humberdale fiasco, a new short term contractor is in place and expects to have the site restored within a week and to be back to normal in two weeks from that date.