Mabuyane targeted in Eastern Cape road debacle

A sum of R10.1-million paid for work allegedly not done, and a broke district municipality that can’t pay salaries, have exposed an alleged plot to oust Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane. 

According to internal documents that the Mail & Guardian has seen, the Ngqushwa local municipality paid out more than R9.5-million in December last year to three companies — Yebo Sales, Kula Afrika Projects and Simstone — for the refurbishment and surfacing of the central business district streets of its main town, Peddie.

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Khaya Koko
Khaya Koko is a journalist with a penchant for reading through legal documents braving the ravages of cold court benches to expose the crooked. He writes about social justice and human-interest stories. Most importantly, he is a card-carrying member of the Mighty Orlando Pirates.

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