An African National Congress (ANC) Councillor from the Mtubatuba Municipality in KwaZulu-Natal has been shot and killed at his home in Mvuyana village, near St Lucia, on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.
A former councillor of the National Freedom Party has been gunned down at Seventeen Men’s Hostel in Umlazi, south of Durban. It is alleged that Bheki Mkhize was attacked by unknown suspects outside his home.
The Portfolio Committee on Cooperative Governance and Traditional will on Wednesday meet the troubled Mogalakwena and Thabazimbi municipalities.
The Communist Party in Limpopo has called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to establish a ministerial task team to investigate all political killings in Limpopo.
Police Minister Bheki Cele says officers will attend to politically-motivated killings in Newcastle in northern KwaZulu-Natal.