Calendar: stressed, sick official’s hearing put off

2007-12-13 00:00

The municipal official who allegedly ordered the fake, "sexy" calendar bearing the Msunduzi Municipality name, had his disciplinary hearing postponed yesterday due to his ill health. The hearing will now take place on Tuesday.

Labour consultant Abdul Reheman said yesterday that his client (whose name is known to The Witness), is stressed and is seeing a psychologist because he has been judged guilty before the hearing has taken place.

Reheman cited media reports to back his point. In one, Mayor Zanele Hlatshwayo was quoted as saying that "the person responsible will be fired".

Other municipal staff who have since learnt who has been implicated say they cannot believe it could be this long-serving employee.

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