Treasury rejects embattled JB Marks Local Municipality's provisional budget

Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!

POLITICS

JB Marks Local Municipality is in existence only by name and geographical location in Potchefstroom, North West, because a “provisional” 2020/21 budget that the council recently approved is not legally compliant.

The provincial finance department said on Friday that it had withheld the release of the equitable share to JB Marks.

There’s more to this story
Subscribe to News24 and get access to our exclusive journalism and features today.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in

E-Editions

Read the digital editions of City Press here.
Read now
Voting Booth
ANC secretary-general Ace Magashule has written a letter suspending party president Cyril Ramaphosa in apparent retaliation after he was served with a letter of suspension on Wednesday.
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
He doesn't have the power
32% - 146 votes
It’s a declaration of war
25% - 115 votes
Nothing but a distraction
44% - 202 votes
Vote