The swearing in of the new eThekwini Municipal mayor Mxolisi Kaunda has been postponed indefinitely after the incumbent, Zandile Gumede, withdrew her resignation.
Opposition parties have welcomed the resignation of African National Congress office bearers in both the eThekwini Metro and uMsunduzi municipalities.
The ANC has confirmed that redeployed eThekwini mayor – Zandile Gumede – has finally tendered her resignation from office as directed by the party’s provincial leadership.
The recalled ANC political office bearers in the eThekwini Metro and uMsunduzi municipality have until Monday to tender their resignation letters with their respective municipal managers.
It has emerged that the embattled mayors of the eThekwini and uMsunduzi municipalities in KwaZulu-Natal have not yet officially resigned.