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Cogta MEC does about-turn, denies he intended to dissolve Nelson Mandela Bay council

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Xolile Nqatha.
Xolile Nqatha.
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In a surprising turn of events, Eastern Cape Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Xolile Nqatha said in court papers he never intended to dissolve the Nelson Mandela Bay council.

In court papers filed after the DA challenged Nqatha's intent to dissolve council, the MEC said he did not have the authority to dissolve a municipal council.

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