Most candidates ever contest 14 Umvoti wards

2016-07-06 06:00

Umvoti has the most ever candidates contesting the local government elections on 3 August in the 14 Wards in Umvoti Municipality - this is the most since the first democratic elections in 1994. Four political parties - ANC, DA, EFF and IFP, and three Independents are contesting the elections.

The NFP has been disqualified from taking part by the Electoral Court and will not appear on the ballot papers.

Ward candidates are as

(a) ANC; (b) DA; (c) EFF (d) IFP

Ward 1: (a) Ncomekile Nzama. (b) Paul Buss. (c) Amanda Xaba. (d) Catherine Mkhize.

Ward 2: (a) Zandile Ngema. (b) Paul Buss. (c) Melusi Banda; (d) Zwakushwo Zondi.

Ward 3: (a) Petros Hlophe. (b) Paul Buss. (c) Njabulo Sithole. (d) Attridge Ngcobo.

Ward 4: (a) Vusumuzi Nxumalo. (b) Prithi Roopai. (c) Zanele Mdlala. (d) Silam Zondi.

Ward 5: (a) Melusi Mngadi. (b) Rajan Maharaj. (c) Zandile Mbeje. (d) Mbangiseni Yengwa.

Ward 6: (a) Sibonele Xulu. (b) Prithi Roopai. (c) Khanyisile Msimango. (d) Agrippa Mdunge.

Ward 7: (a) Vukani Njoko. (b) Jeffrey Mzila. (c) Sipho Madlala. (d) Fanozi Shaik.

Ward 8: (a) Skhumbuzo Mngoma. (b) Sipho Mzila. (c) Sihle Mzila. (d) Zibeke Zakwe.

Ward 9: (a) Wilson Xhoza. (b) Rajan Maharaj. (c) Nelisiwe Sithole. (d) Pritham Manobath.

Ward 10: (a) Bhekisisi Madonsela (b) Paul Buss. (c) Nonkululeko Majozi. (d) Hofu Dludla.

Ward 11: (a) Jeffrey Ngobese. (b) Paul Buss. (c) Themba Ndawonde. (d) Mbongisene Dlamini.

Ward 12: (a) Mbogeni Khanyile. (b) Paul Buss. (c) Sandile Ndawonde. (d) Vulumeni Zondi.

Ward 13: (a) Musowenkosi Zondi. (b) Sifiso Mzila. (c) Aaron Leeuw. (d) Mzwandile Ximba.

Ward 14: (a) Zwakushiwo Ndlovu. (b) Sifiso Mzila. (c) Nkanyiso Ntshiza. (d) Emmanuel Ncube.

Independents: Ward 6: Bongani Mzila; Ward 12. Zibuse Ndlovu and Ward 13: Patrick Khoza.

Proportional representatives (PR) ANC (14): Thamsanga Ngubane­, Nomvula Masikane, Fatma Mayat, Ncomekile Nzame, Lucia Gwalla, Pamela Zuma, Princess­ Baxter, Zandile Ngema, Xhawulile Ndlovu, Nonhlanhla Nene, Happy Dladla, Sibonele Xulu, Mzamo Lembethe, Bhekithemba Sibeko.

DA: (4) Paul Buss, Prithie Roopai, Jeffrey Mzila, Sifiso Mzila.

EFF: (19): Sipho Madala, Neliswe Sithole, Aaron Leeuw, Nonkululeko Majosi, Nkanyiso Ntshiza, Zanele Madlala, Njabulo Sithole, Neliswe Zuke, Sihle Mzila, Nontethelele Sithole, Themba Ndawonde, Thembelihle Khumalo, Pearl Leeuw, Phindile Sithole, Khayisile Msimango, Sandile Ndawonde, Neliswa Ngubane, Thokozani Nzuza and Hlengiwe Masikane.

IFP (14): Petros Ngubane;Noluthando Dlamini; Gabriel Malembe;Rajendraparsad Maharaj;July Mweli; Sithembile Lembethe; Vusumuzi Khanyile; Pritham Manobath; Bongiwe Duma; Xoliswa Ngubane; Mbuyiseni Majozi;Silondile Ngubane;Albino da Silva; Themba Ntuli

Chris Naidoo, Greytown IEC told the Greytown Gazette that representatives of the four political parties and Independents will sign the Code of Conduct on 12 July in the Greytown Town Hall at 10am.

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