ANALYSIS | ANC and EFF need to follow due process with a little strategic flair to unseat Mokgalapa

2020-01-16 05:56

With their hand revealed, the EFF and ANC in Tshwane will have to follow a democratic process with a little strategic flair to ensure a motion of no confidence in DA mayor Stevens Mokgalapa succeeds.

Opposition bid to hold special Tshwane council sitting over mayor, speaker stalls

2020-01-08 21:00

The Tshwane opposition's bid to convene a special council sitting on Wednesday, where the ANC and EFF were expected to table motions of no confidence against the Speaker, Mayor, Deputy Mayor and Chair of Chairs, has fallen through.

Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa's special leave extended for one more week

2020-01-06 15:19

Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa will hear his fate when the DA's federal executive committee meets in two weeks, according to Gauteng leader John Moodey.

Mayoral musical chairs: The tumultuous week that was in three SA metros

2019-12-08 15:13

The cliché that a week is a long time in politics has been proven true once again – this time in three of South Africa's biggest metros. This past week saw coalition governments fall in Johannesburg, Tshwane and Nelson Mandela Bay.

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

DA's Stevens Mokgalapa ousted as Tshwane mayor

2019-12-05 20:31

Stevens Mokgalapa has been removed as Tshwane Mayor through a successful motion of no confidence during a special council sitting on Thursday night.

DA says IEC must explain how Senkubuge was voted into Tshwane council

2019-11-30 13:16

The DA says that the IEC must explain how embattled Tshwane politician Sheila Senkubuge was voted into council allegedly before she became a naturalised citizen.

No-confidence motion: Lawyers' letter and confusion over who is now Tshwane mayor

2019-11-28 19:29

The ANC has written to Tshwane council speaker Katlego Mathebe imploring her to allow its motion of no confidence in Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa to go ahead or face legal action.

ANC Tshwane caucus to table own motion of no confidence against Stevens Mokgalapa

2019-11-27 21:46

The party's provincial secretary, Jacob Khawe, said the caucus, which is calling for the removal of Stevens Mokgalapa and acting city manager Moeketsi Ntsimane, had his backing.

EFF tables urgent motion of no confidence in City of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa

2019-11-26 15:11

The EFF's Tshwane caucus has submitted an urgent motion of no confidence in City of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa.


Maepa's tweet about Mokgapa axing is 'false news', says DA's John Moodey

2020-01-09 15:48

ANC Tshwane chairperson Kgoši Maepa's tweet that the DA fired Tshwane mayor Stevens Mokgalapa is "false news", according to party's provincial leader John Moodey.

ANC and EFF ready for round two in Tshwane battle against DA

2020-01-07 17:20

The ANC and EFF have gone into a marriage of convenience to oust the entire DA-led exco in Pretoria.

Battle for City of Tshwane: Judgment reserved as EFF argues DA mayor and speaker failed to exercise their duties

2019-12-19 19:36

The ANC and EFF want the court to overturn an interim order that halted the removal of Mokgalapa earlier this month.

High court suspends Tshwane council's decision to remove mayor, speaker pending urgent application

2019-12-06 17:48

The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria has suspended all the resolutions passed by the Tshwane council on Thursday.

We're talking to everyone now – Julius Malema on EFF's bid for Tshwane mayoral seat

2019-12-06 09:46

EFF leader Julius Malema says all his party wants is an opportunity to govern.

DA set for more strife as ANC pushes for motion of no confidence in Mokgalapa

2019-12-04 20:07

The City of Tshwane will be holding a special council meeting on Thursday to consider the ANC's urgent motion of no confidence against Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa.

Embattled DA politician Sheila Senkubuge resigns from Tshwane city council

2019-11-30 09:49

Transport MMC for Tshwane Metro Municipality and PR councillor Sheila Senkubuge has resigned in the midst of a scandal allegedly involving her and Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa.

Mokgalapa no confidence motion in numbers: Does ANC hold the power to unseat Tshwane mayor?

2019-11-28 05:34

If the ANC and EFF vote together on a motion of no confidence against City of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa, he will most likely not survive the chop.

UPDATE: Mokgalapa placed on special leave pending investigation into 'sex' audio clip

2019-11-26 17:34

City of Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa will be placed on special leave, pending an investigation following the release of an audio recording purportedly of him engaging in an intimate act with transport MMC Sheila Senkubuge.

Mokgalapa recording: Tshwane mayor must 'fall on his sword', says ANC

2019-11-25 14:45

The ANC has called on Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa to "fall on his sword" after an audio recording, purportedly of him and transport MMC Sheila Senkubuge engaging in an intimate act, was leaked.

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