The pro-Makhado task team has threatened that there will be no elections taking place in Vuwani.
Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister, Zweli Mkhize has told members of the Vuwani Task Team that they are welcome to submit their applications to the Municipal Demarcation Board for re-determination of local municipal boundaries.
Supporters of the Pro-Makhado Task Team are celebrating following the release of their deputy chairperson Arnold Mulaudzi.
The chair of the Pro Makhado Task Team in Vuwani outside Thohoyandou, in Limpopo, Takalani Mukhudi has confirmed that its spokesperson, Arnold Mulaudzi was arrested on Tuesday night.
The Vuwani shutdown will continue as planned on Wednesday. The resolution was taken at a public meeting at a local stadium.
The spokesperson of the Pro-Makhado Task Team will appear in court on Thursday. He was arrested on Tuesday night for allegedly breaking the Electoral Act.
Vuwani residents have gathered at a local stadium awaiting an address from their leaders.
The Pro-Makhado Task Team called for the community meeting ahead of Wednesday general elections.
Some residents of Vuwani, in Limpopo, say they will be voting on Wednesday despite a call for a boycott of the polls.
The Pro-Makhado Task Team want community members to support its bid to have the area reincorporated into the Makhado municipality.
The Pro-Makhado Task Team in Limpopo has warned residents of Vuwani and surrounding villages against campaigning or participating in the upcoming elections, saying they will face serious consequences.
Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Zweli Mkhize is expected to meet the Pro-Makhado Task Team in Thohoyandou on Wednesday over Limpopo’s on-going municipal border dispute in Vuwani.