This annual campaign aims to provide uniforms to as many children as possible, but due to financial constraints, only 300 learners were provided with uniforms.
In a ground-breaking decision handed down in the Scottburgh Magistrates’ Court, Umdoni Municipality has been ordered to pay R185 000 in damages to Mrs Wendy Pretorius
Queries around certain “ payments made on dates prior to the dates of order” were raised and officials were requested to investigate and report to the next meeting.
Will there now be a rush in signing of cheques and doing vanity projects et-al to make up for the unused budget
COGTA should stop playing games at the expense of ratepayers. Our roads infrastructure is in a deplorable state and most of the vehicles and machinery are non-usable.
It is not possible for an organisation to function effectively without an accountable person at the helm, and Umdoni is paying a heavy price of the Mayor’s obvious unwillingness to conclude the recruitment process, and end the instability
The normally cool Mayor blasted those who caused the delays, stating that on Friday, he was asked to “sign the front page although the other pages of the agenda were not there
Mr Ntombela is currently the senior town planner. The Democratic Alliance and some other opposition councillors voted against the appointment
Opposition councillors and civil society had consistently criticised the KZN Department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) for not making the report public
The Station Commander at Scottburgh Police Station has commended the Pennington Community Watch for its sterling efforts in addressing crime prevention
The method of filling this vacany is irregular and is likely to spark union reaction.