Supporters of the recalled eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede have accused the African National Congress (ANC) of persecuting her.
Political Analyst Zakhele Ndlovu has warned that the recall of the embattled eThekwini Mayor Zandile Gumede and the Msunduzi Municipal Mayor Themba Njilo is likely to further divide the African National Congress.
The new Mayors of the eThekwini Metro in Durban and the Msunduzi Municipality in Pietermaritzburg are expected to be announced within seven days
The African National Congress (ANC) Provincial Executive Committee in KwaZulu-Natal has confirmed that it has redeployed the entire eThekwini and Umsunduzi executive committee members.
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in KwaZulu-Natal says it is not surprised that the ANC in the province has finally taken a decision to recall some mayors in the province including eThekwini mayor Zandile Gumede.