ANC confirms Zandile Gumede's resignation withdrawal

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal says they've received a letter from Zandile Gumede confirming the withdrawal of her resignation. Courtesy #DStv403

DURBAN - Newly ousted eThekwini mayor, Zandile Gumede, has made an about-turn.

The ANC confirmed it received a letter from Gumede on Wednesday, withdrawing her resignation.

She had resigned after the party redeployed her.

READ: Zandile Gumede resigns as eThekwini mayor

Gumede is facing fraud and corruption charges.

The confirmation comes after a crucial eThekwini Council meeting set to elect new mayor was postponed.

The meeting was scheduled for Thursday.