ANC KZN resolves to axe Gumede, exco members

The ANC in KwaZulu Natal has resolved to remove eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede from her position. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal announced the axing of eThekwini mayor, Zandile Gumede.

The Provincial Executive Committee also resolved to "redeploy" all exco members serving in the eThekwini municipality and Msunduzi municipality.

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“All ANC members that are servicing as Exco members in eThekweni and uMsunduzi must be redeployed, ” said ANC provincial secretary Mdumiseni Ntuli.

Gumede is facing fraud and corruption charges relating to a R208-million waste tender.

She is out on R50,000 bail and is due back in court in January next year.