The dream of a closer relationship between business and local government took a giant step towards reality last week.
It was discovered in September that two contracts costing KDM R1.8 million were both signed off for the same printing service while the municipal manager, Nhlanhla Mdakane, was on leave.
“I will be going everywhere – from developed areas such as Simbithi, to rural areas like Maphumulo so that everyone knows they have a voice through me.”
The new rules were recently given by ANC KZN chairperson Sihle Zikalala during the 73rd anniversary of the ANC youth league at Ngcedomhlophe Stadium in Mandeni
The district attracted about 421 000 visitors in six months alone
Advocate Nkosi reported recently that there had been a successful interaction between her office and KDM three weeks ago
Despite having lost one high court application earlier this year, KwaDukuza businessman Cassim Mohamed Moola wants the municipality to set aside the sale of the grounds and golf course
KDM is investigating what may be a case of internal fraud to the loss of about R1.8 million in just six months
Municipal staff have been striking outside the Salt Rock municipal office since Monday
Disgruntled staff say the order that building plans were to be completed within seven days of KDM having received them was “really unreasonable”
A new director of corporate services, Thulani Khuluse was also recently appointed following the termination of the previous director’s contract