Bickering in the Bay: Trollip survives to rule NMB another day

File: Former Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip is running for the party’s Federal Council chair position.


PORT ELIZABETH - Attempts to hold a motion of no confidence in Mayor Athol Trollip in the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality (NMBM) on Friday descended into chaos.

Clashes both inside and outside chambers forced the motions&39; postponement.

The motion has been postponed for 14 days after the eight hours of chaos on Friday.

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Patriotic Alliance councillor Marlon Daniels says the council meeting collapse won&39;t affect his agreement with the DA-led coalition.

Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane blamed the ANC for the chaos inside the chambers.