PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
Joyce.Jagaroo
 
Comments: 0
Article views: 2
 
 
Latest Badges:
 
 

No intervention from Dube-Ncube

26 May 2016, 07:21  - Joyce.Jagaroo

TOGETHER with the DA, I have persistently called on Cogta’s MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube to intervene in the current crisis unfolding in the ANC-run Msunduzi Municipality.

All pleas have fallen on deaf ears. The suspension of the municipality’s municipal manager, Mxolisi Nkosi, and the haphazard way acting municipal managers were appointed in Nkosi’s place, gave a new meaning to respect for basic labour legislation. Now, it emerges that both Boniwe Zulu and Dr Ray Ngcobo are performing far below acceptable standards and have been “ordered” to attend developmental programmes, (The Witness, May 23). No deputy municipal manager qualifies for a bonus; however, the very same managers were demanding extremely high salary increases.

Now, the provincial Treasury’s Belinda Scott and uMgungundlovu District Mayor Yusuf Bhamjee are embarking on a flame tour to showcase local government achievements, despite many of the seven municipalities experiencing serious violent service-delivery protests. The people on the ground have spoken and Dube-Ncube knows this best.

Have the DA’s pleas fallen on deaf ears or has Dube-Ncube deliberately ignored the chaos in our municipality to show her support to the right faction in the ANC? The latter seems realistic, for in all the hiring and firing at provincial level, she is in the comfort zone.

Again, it is exposed that party and factionalism are priorities for the ANC, not the people and our city.

MERGAN K. CHETTY MP

Msunduzi mayoral
candidate

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
DRUM
Cape Town pastor shares his story...

WARNING: This article contains themes of sexual abuse and may be triggering to some readers. Read more...

0 comments 2387 views
Submitted by
Robin Mun-Gavin
South Africa's technical recessio...

I’ll probably be told that it was the drought conditions in certain parts of the country that was the main cause, but the possibility of farmers being reluctant to outlay funds, on their land that may be stolen from them, must be a real possibility! Read more...

0 comments 641 views
Submitted by
Samantha Napo
The joys of being a job-seeker

Being an active job seeker has become even more challenging with so many opportunists trying to either make a quick buck or pass off your qualifications as their own. Read more...

0 comments 272 views
Submitted by
Darrell Watkins
Has the world gone mad?

The ANC wishes to band together with a bunch of renegades like the EFF and its rabble-rousing leaders, in order to change the Constitution. Read more...

0 comments 474 views
Submitted by
Eric Koketso Shikobela
Holding the lamp of hope for SA

South Africa will shine again, yes it will. It has happened before and it will happen again. And we will all know that history have a strange way of repeating itself. Read more...

0 comments 142 views
Submitted by
Zoran Mitrovic
Burying head in sand is way to cy...

Our government and educational institutions should finally realise that we are living in a highly interconnected world that is, unfortunately, becoming rapidly hazardous. Read more...

0 comments 565 views
 

services

Press Code We subscribe to the Press Code.

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2018 24.com. All rights reserved.
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.