City of Tshwane to start month of March without any leadership

2020-02-29 08:45

As the month of March starts next week, the City of Tshwane will officially have no leadership after a special council meeting to extend acting city manager Augustine Makgata's period of service never materialised.

ANC, EFF must follow the law to remove Tshwane speaker - DA

2020-02-27 13:44

Gauteng DA leader John Moody says opposition parties must follow the law if they want Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe removed.

ANC asks court to force Tshwane council to convene disciplinary hearing against speaker

2020-02-04 21:28

The ANC in Pretoria has approached the courts seeking an order to force the Tshwane council to convene an urgent disciplinary hearing against speaker Katlego Mathebe.

Maile's actions 'not guided by legal prescripts', says City of Tshwane speaker

2020-01-29 22:54

City of Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe says Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Lebogang Maile has "once again acted in a manner that is not guided by any of the applicable legal prescripts".

Tshwane speaker on Cogta MEC's decision to suspend her - 'it was a grave breach of separation of powers'

2020-01-25 22:09

The DA have argued that Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile's decision to suspend Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe should be put on hold pending a legal review as she would not be able to represent the DA's interest in council.

ANC praises Gauteng Cogta MEC for suspending two high-ranking DA councillors

2020-01-23 18:47

Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile exercised his responsibility enshrined in the Constitution when he suspended two high-ranking DA councillors in Johannesburg and Tshwane, the provincial ANC has said.

Gauteng govt to intervene in Tshwane, seeks legislation to better manage coalitions

2019-12-06 12:53

The Gauteng says it will intervene in the City of Tshwane and seek legislation through the National Council of Provinces to regulate coalition government agreements


Maile concerned about governance after another Tshwane council meeting collapses

2020-02-27 16:40

Gauteng Human Settlements, Urban Planning and CoGTA MEC Lebogang Maile is looking at various options to restore stability in the embattled City of Tshwane.

Tshwane council meeting on motions of no confidence to continue

2020-02-19 05:23

The Tshwane council meeting held on January, 16 which ended in acrimony over the sequence in which four motions of no confidence would be heard, is expected to continue.

'The witch must go' - More of the same as Tshwane council sitting descends into chaos

2020-01-30 16:10

The first ordinary sitting of the Tshwane Council turns into a schoolyard shouting match as attempts to remove the speaker and acting speaker fail.

Tshwane speaker adamant she followed the law to the letter

2020-01-28 20:36

Reciting the Constitution, City of Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe sent a veiled, but poignant response to her short-lived suspension: "The national or provincial government must not compromise or impede a municipality's ability or right to exercise its powers or perform its functions."

Maile in violation of Constitution for suspending speaker, says Tshwane council chief whip

2020-01-23 21:00

The chief whip of the Tshwane council lashed out at Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile following the suspension of speaker Katlego Mathebe, insisting that he has no right to interject himself in the internal processes of the council.

Gauteng MEC Lebogang Maile suspends DA councillors Vasco da Gama and Katlego Mathebe without pay

2020-01-23 11:38

Gauteng Cogta MEC Lebogang Maile suspends both the DA's former speaker of Johannesburg Vasco da Gama and the Tshwane speaker Katlego Mathebe for breaching the code of conduct for councillors.

Tshwane council speaker 'neutral' on Mosola Labour Court case

2019-05-28 09:03

City of Tshwane Council Speaker Katlego Mathebe says she will abide by the decision of the Labour Court in a case between the municipality and City manager Moeketsi Mosola, and has not been party to out-of-court settlement negotiations.

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