Just a week ago the municipality received a slashing for appointing a security company to look after the Executive Mayor, Cllr Lindiwe Ntshalintshali, even though they are apparently not registered for VAT.
Residents of Dixon Plots are embarrassed to have guests over as when the rubbish that is being dumped there piles up, there is a stench.
The Emalahleni Local Municipality leadership consulted residents throughout the weekend until Tuesday, to provide them an opportunity to influence the direction of the municipality budget and planning.
The Piet Koornhof building is one of the oldest landmarks in eMalahleni
Emalahleni Local Municipality owes Eskom R1.3-billion on its arrears account. The current account is R677-million.
Cllr Ntshalintshali said on national television she is not aware of how much was paid.
A meeting to discuss the municipal debt crisis is happening today.
A new media statement was released by municipal spokesperson, Mr Kingdom Mabuza.
A meeting held last night to address the Eskom bill issue had positive outcomes.
In just over a month from now Eskom is going to interrupt electricity to Emalahleni Local Municipality.
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