LOCAL government MEC Mlibo Qoboshiyane, his spokesman and other government officials are behind plans to launch a newspaper with links to the ANC.
Calls to reinstate two EC leaders slammed as ‘tribalism’. COSATU has accused defenders of its suspended boss Zwelinzima Vavi of “Eastern Cape tribalism”.
THE Eastern Cape is again the centre of a looming split in Cosatu after leaders from the largest teachers’ union met in secret to plot a breakaway.
Leaked report with mayor since May 2013. BUFFALO City Metro manager Andile Fani and head of supply chain Tembelani Sali have been fingered in a damning forensic investigation into the controversial procurement of R17-million worth of black refuse bags in 2012.
EASTERN Cape government departments owe municipalities R331million for rates and services.
DISGRUNTLED sections of the traditional leadership have lashed out at President Jacob Zuma’s administration for throwing the Traditional Courts Bill (TCB) out of parliament.
Vavi calls Cosatu ‘Council of Sweethearts’. COSATU president Sdumo Dlamini is to lead a senior delegation to the Eastern Cape, where Zwelinzima Vavi-aligned unions will be read the proverbial riot act.
PREMIER Noxolo Kiviet remains in the running to serve a second term as the political head of the Bhisho administration.