ANC wants to suspend mayor, opposition rallies behind her


The ANC succession race is officially a two-horse race.



JOHANNESBURG – Chaos has broken out at a council meeting of the Fezile Dabi Municipality in the Free State.

The ANC caucus in the municipality wants to suspend its mayor.

But opposition parties have thrown their weight behind Magugudi Oliphant.

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She refused to renew the contract of the Municipal Manager Lindi Molibeli.



Molibeli is accused of approving R6-million from municipal budget for the funeral of an MEC.

Oliphant says she will challenge the ANC&39;s decision to suspend her.