I felt intimidated and shocked, says cop. BUFFALO City Metro mayor Zukiswa Ncitha ordered armed men to prevent Hawks investigators from talking to staff in the City Hall about the multi-million rand Nelson Mandela taxi scandal tender.
TODAY the Daily Dispatch launches a mass petition to urge the Buffalo City Metropolitan executive mayor Zukiswa Ncitha, the South African Municipal Workers Union (Samwu) and the South African Local Government Association (Salga) to go back to the negotiating table to end the 11-day strike by metro employees.
BUFFALO City mayor Zukiswa Ncitha was accused of jetting out of the strife-torn metro yesterday, leaving hundreds of SA Municipality Workers Union (Samwu) strikers fuming.
PROTESTS in Buffalo City Metro took a sinister turn when two of the city’s buildings which house sensitive data were ransacked late on Wednesday.
BUFFALO City Metro’s top two executives are at each other’s throats over who is to blame for spending R5.9-million to transport people to Nelson Mandela’s memorials.
Mayor to explain how Madiba event funds were spent. BUFFALO City Metro executive mayor Zukiswa Ncitha is expected to table before a full council meeting today the report into how money was spent on memorial activities for former president Nelson Mandela.
ALTHOUGH Buffalo City Metro (BCM) sacked the man responsible for keeping the city clean, citing poor performance, ratepayers said nothing had improved and the city was still filthy.
PAYMENT of a R6-million bill to ferry Buffalo City mourners to Nelson Mandela memorial services in December must be investigated, say opposition parties and local business.