The official opposition in Kwazulu-Natal, the Inkatha Freedom Party, has called the decision to relieve Zandile Gumede of her mayoral duties in eThekwini "long overdue". The move comes as Gumede faces charges of fraud and corruption over an alleged tender of R208 million in the Durban Solid Waste department.
With Zandile Gumede's Removal, Tremors of Change Reverberate From the KZN ANC
Daily Maverick, 14 August 2019
KwaZulu-Natal is a crucial region for the ANC. The decision to remove someone like eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede, who has strongly supported former President Jacob Zuma, is truly… Read more »
Zandile Gumede (file photo).
'Long Overdue' - Opposition Reacts to Zandile Gumede's Axing
News24Wire, 13 August 2019
Opposition parties in the KZN legislature have welcomed the ANC's decision to relieve Zandile Gumede of her mayoral duties in eThekwini and to redeploy her. Read more »
Notion of Removing Women From Power Must End - ANCWL
Just hours after the ANC in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) confirmed its decision to ask embattled eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede to step aside, the ANC Women's League lashed out at the party… Read more »
Zandile Gumede, Themba Njilo Officially Out As ANC in KZN Makes Sweeping Leadership Changes
The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal has confirmed embattled eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede, as well as Msunduzi Mayor Themba Njilo, will be asked to step aside in one of many sweeping… Read more »
South African police are investigating a case of attempted murder after the lead investigator in the Zandile Gumede case survived an alleged hit attempt. Gumede is due to appear ... Read more »
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