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.

Johannesburg youth call for interventions against gender-based violence

2019-09-28 14:57

The Johannesburg Student Council Alumni Network have handed over a memorandum to the City of Johannesburg, requesting interventions.

'The ANC is going to die a natural death,' claims EFF's Floyd Shivambu

EFF deputy Floyd Shivambu declares his party's number one goal.

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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.

Joburg mayor saga: Mudslinging between speaker Da Gama and MEC Maile continues

2019-12-03 15:39

Political mudslinging has intensified between City of Johannesburg Speaker Vasco da Gama and Gauteng MEC Lebogang Maile following the speaker's decision to postpone a special council meeting to elect a new mayor.

ANC's bid to debate vote of no confidence in Mashaba, Da Gama struck from roll

2017-09-26 20:26

South Gauteng High Court Judge Sidwell Shangisa has struck from the roll the ANC's bid to have a motion of no confidence in mayor Herman Mashaba and speaker Vasco da Gama debated before council due to lack of urgency.

Vasco da Gama elected as Joburg council speaker

2016-08-22 15:25

The DA's Vasco da Gama has been elected as speaker of the Johannesburg City Council.

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