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PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA WARNS CORRUPT POLICE AND ABUSIVE MEN.

The African National Congress President, Cyril RAMAPHOSA has urged the community to live in harmony with foreign nationals. Speaking in Katlehong this afternoon Ramaphosa says everyone who lives in this country must abide by the laws of the country. He says socio economic challenges such as lack of jobs and poverty will be addressed by government. Ramaphosa's visit to the area comes violent attacks against foreign nationals. The President cancelled his United Nations trip, saying he needed to attends to domestic issues such as gender based violence and xenophobic attacks. Meanwhile President Ramaphosa has warned corrupt police officers who work with criminals, saying they are going to be arrested. Earlier the President met with Jabu Baloyi's family and named him a hereo. Baloyi was apparently shot by a foreign national who was selling drugs in the street in Pretoria CBD last month.

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THE OFFICE OF THE EXECUTIVE MAYOR DISTANCES ITSELF FROM FAKE EMAILS CIRCULATING ON SOCIAL MEDIA

The Office of the Executive Mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni, has noted a string of fake emails circulating on social media. In the fake emails the Executive Mayor, Cllr Mzwandile Masina is portrayed to be soliciting favours from the City Manager, Dr. Imogen Mashazi and the Group Chief Financial Officer, Mr. Kagiso Lerutla. The bogus emails are being sent from the email address, ap124794@gmail.com. The Office of the Executive Mayor condemns the fake emails with the strongest contempt and wishes to distance itself from these fraudulent the documents. The Executive Mayor’s official email address is openly available on the City’s website at, www.ekurhuleni.gov.za. We wish to advise the public to refrain from engaging with any unofficial emails claiming to be from Senior Government Officials in the City. All official emails contain the City’s official digital signature and utilise the domain, @ekurhuleni.gov.za. An investigation is currently underway to find the source of the fake emails and necessary legal action will be taken against the individuals once they have been apprehended. For more information, contact the Spokesperson to the Executive Mayor, Phakamile Mbengashe on 082 850 6084 Issued by the Office of the Executive Mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni. For media releases, speeches and news visit the City of Ekurhuleni’s website at www.ekurhuleni.gov.za.

 

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:

 

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