Kokstad: Mini-skirt uproar

2009-04-15 00:00

MINI-SKIRT-wearing officials at the Greater Kokstad Municipality have come under fire from the mayor for their plunging necklines and short skirts.

Kokstad Mayor Mbulelo Sithole surprised many people who attended a public meeting at the Kokstad community hall this week when he targeted junior municipal officials after community members complained about their bad behaviour. “It is very embarrassing for me to have to respond to you [the community] about the bad behaviour of junior officials. I want to put a stop to this because the only thing they [junior officials] know is [how] to wear miniskirts exposing their stomachs and cleavages,” said an irate Sithole.

“I will never ever protect disrespectful and rude officials,” said Sithole. He said the municipality has apportioned about R250 000 to train junior officials.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

 
/News

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.