OVERVIEW: Msimanga says he remains undeterred, will face vote of no confidence

2018-08-28 11:13

Tshwane Mayor Solly Msimanga has addressed the media on what he called ANC-EFF misinformation.


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Msimanga says they would rather be the opposition party that compromise their values and determinations to the people who voted for them.

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Msimanga says he doesn't want to speculate wrong doing, he wants the independent investigation to do the talking, and show the outcomes and determinations of wrong doing and who is in the wrong.

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Responding to more questions, Msimanga says there is no bad blood between him and the city manager. He says the city manager's suspension is done because it has been prescribed in law. 

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Msimanga says that no one has called the city manager guilty, he said that everything has been put on the table so that everything can be cleared. 

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Msimanga says there are two different motion though, so will they vote on their own motions or vote together.

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Msimanga says he has never done deals towards procurement, this is why he has launched full investigations, to put everything on the table - this is in response to a question about him doing deals with the EFF.

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Msimanga says he remains undeterred and will face the vote of no confidence.

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Msimanga says the allegations of the latest tender fraud are still being investigated, it has yet to be determined if there is any wrong doing, or who has done wrong.

28 Aug 14:44
Msimanga now talks about the vote of no confidence. He says he has acted against all allegations of wrong doing and asks why they want to have him removed now?

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Msimanga says they have sold the mayor's house, reformed several programMEs, increased budgets which have been used productively and also located over R100m job creation projects.

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Msimanga says they challenged a number of dodgy contracts, which were done under the ANC administration. He says this includes the PEU smart meter debacle.

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Msimanga said he did receive information about the appointment of project management supervisors to oversee all the city's projects, the information was that the city manager did not heed to legal advice.

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Msimanga calls on the ANC to show any proof of wrong doing and to then lay charges. Says it's hypocritical to follow these claims when they have been so quiet about their own during the previous administration of the ANC.

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Msimanga says the legacy of corruption and mismanagement has been turned around by the DA led administration. He adds that if there is any wrong doing, they will take action.

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Msimanga slams the ANC, calling them hypocritical and opportunist. He points out other contracts done before the DA took over Tshwane.

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Msimanga now talks about his decision to suspend the City Manager Moeketsi Masola in terms of the allegations pertaining to tender fraud.

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Msimanga says they have made incredible strides in stabilising the city's finances, working towards getting rid of the city's R2bn.

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In Tshwane where Tshwane Mayor, Solly Msimanga will address media on what he calls ANC-EFF misinformation.

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EFF briefing concludes

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We can’t give a municipality to PA. We have no track record of their credibility, says Malema.

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Malema also adds that the file he went through regarding the winning channel is "terrible".

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"There is a huge contingent of black DA members in the Eastern Cape that are disgruntled. Athol Trollip treats Africans the same way Pravin Gordhan treats Africans in the ANC" - Malema 

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Malema: Coalitions can work, it is possible for coalitions to work but in this case the problem is the DA arrogance. The same thing with the ANC, why does Lungisa agree to be MMC when he is still has these allegations surrounding him? 

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