The Durban mayor, one Zandile Gumede, as well as ANC councilor Mondli Mthembu’s arrest by the hawks is inevitable. This follows after a long investigation of money laundering, fraud and corruption against the two. Three municipal officials were arrested last week and the hawks focus has now shifted to the two senior officials.
R25 million has been paid to rent and clean chemical toilets, and this follows after the council has already paid R3 million for the same contract.
Opinion makers say that crime is just not being reduced, and the end of it will be that South Africa is financially run into the ground.
Photo – Zandile Gumede
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