Councillors must get risk cover against service delivery outrage

2012-12-27 00:00

COUNCILLORS must be insured for risk because service delivery protests put their lives in danger.

Thabo Manyoni, chair of the South African Local Government Association, said councillors had been killed or their homes set alight because their communities were unhappy that Eskom had installed pre-paid meters or because a hospital or a police station had been built in the wrong area. 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.

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