Msunduzi: IFP backs strikers

2010-02-27 00:00

THE IFP has supported the striking Msunduzi Municipal workers who are demanding the dissolution of its executive commitee and the sacking of Mayor Zanele Hlatshwayo.

IFP public accounts spokesman in the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature, Dr Lionel Mtshali, said yesterday that with the revelations that the municipal debt has ballooned close to R600 million, the time has come for heads to roll.

He said he hopes the KZN Co-operative Governance Department will now step up its intervention in Msunduzi in line with section 139 of the Constitution that allows the provincial government to take over municipalities.

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