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Following a two-day lekgotla, the KwaZulu-Natal ANC is expected to announce the terms of its 30-day suspension of eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede. Gumede's suspension begins on Monday.
The IFP has called for the SANDF to intervene in the recent surge of truck attacks in the KwaZulu-Natal province. The party says that this is not the time to sit idle, blasting various state officials for failing to act.
The IFP has expressed concern about some of new appointees to KwaZulu-Natal premier Sihle Zikalala's executive council. The IFP alleges that some of these MECs are unqualified.
KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala has appointed several young candidates to his Cabinet, which has drawn criticism from the IFP, which says they lack the necessary experience for the positions.
Zandile Gumede is in more trouble over the irregular rental of 48 high-end vehicles, which the municipality had allegedly not needed in the first place.
A recent survey has revealed that 500 000 adults live with HIV in Joburg, with KZN having the highest amount of patients on a provincial level.