Gumede to be fired as eThekwini mayor

The ANC’s KwaZulu-Natal provincial executive committee is locked in a special meeting tonight to discuss the fate of embattled eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede. Courtesy #DStv403

DURBAN - The ANC's KwaZulu-Natal provincial executive committee has resolved to axe embattled eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede.

eNCA has confirmed this with three independent and reliable sources who attended the two-day special PEC meeting in Durban.

Gumede has reportedly been axed together with the speaker and party chief whip in the Metro.

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

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