uMngeni Municipality faces millions of rands in claims over potholes

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uMngeni Municipality could be forced to pay out millions of rands for pothole-related damage.

The Witness has learned that two claims — one for R3,5 million and another for R190 000 — have been lodged against the municipality. Both cases are being defended in court.

uMngeni is one of three respondents in the multi-million rand accident claim made by a motorcyclist. The others are the Mpofana Municipality and the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport.

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