The Independent Electoral Commission confirmed that
Sheila Senkugube who resigned as mayoral committee member of the Tshwane metro in Pretoria last week, was a South African citizen. This followed allegations that she was not yet a naturalised citizen when she was elected as councillor. Senkugube’s resignation followed the leaking of an audio recording allegedly proving that she had a sexual relationship with mayor Stevens Mokgalapa, who was suspended in the meantime.
# Equal Education says safe and conducive school infrastructure is a critical component of ensuring quality education in the country. It has been six years since the Minimum Uniform Norms and Standards for Public School Infrastructure was signed into law. Equal Education’s Noncedo Madubedube says when they started their #FixOurSchools campaign, over three thousand schools had no access to electricity and two thousand-402 schools had no access to water: