Qaanitah Hunter | Clover and out: There'll be nothing left to steal if businesses leave municipalities

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Clover has decided to close its cheese factory in Lichtenburg due to poor service delivery from the municipality. (Supplied)
Clover has decided to close its cheese factory in Lichtenburg due to poor service delivery from the municipality. (Supplied)

It has become unsustainable for businesses to put up with inefficiency and corruption in municipalities. Without tax revenue from these businesses, ailing municipalities like Ditsobola will have little to no income, writes Qaanitah Hunter. 

Dysfunctional municipalities in the North West are not nearly news anymore. Find me a functioning municipality there, and I will show you a miracle.  

Residents have grown tired of complaining. Residents of North West towns have just learnt how to manoeuvre around the craters that are potholes in the streets and live with the consequences of a dysfunctional government. 

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