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Matjila & Co must face the music

The PIC’s former boss and two executives who allegedly took ‘gifts’ from the bank to look the other way

I did not receive a loan from VBS — Matjila

The former PIC CEO denies allegations made by UDM leader Bantu Holomisa

Holomisa cautions Ramaphosa about ‘loose tongue’ over small party comments

Holomisa spoke to the M&G after Ramaphosa discouraged voters against giving their votes to smaller parties

Hawks raid Bobani’s office, seize wife’s laptop

Bobani's lawyer, Danie Gouws, confirmed the Hawks raided his client's office at the City Hall in Port Elizabeth and his residence

Trollip loses urgent bid to overturn Nelson Mandela Bay ousting

The United Democratic Movement's Mongameli Bobani therefore remains mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay

UDM tells the DA to take a hike

Bantu Holomisa says the official opposition uses other parties to gain control and then shuns them

Fires in DA distract Maimane ahead of 2019 polls

The crisis in the Democratic Alliance cannot solely be blamed on external factors

UDM confirms fresh bid to oust NMB mayor Athol Trollip

The DA’s control of the Nelson Mandela Bay metro may be over next week after a fallout between mayor Athol Trollip and PA councillor Marlon Daniels

Nene opposes UDM bid to force him to sack PIC CEO

The UDM asked a court to direct Nene to suspend the chief executive of the country’s biggest money manager

Nelson Mandela Bay municipality finally passes its budget after fourth attempt

The municipality has avoided being placed under administration, after the fourth to pass the next year's financial budget was finally successful

EFF withdraws motion of no confidence against Athol Trollip

The EFF says it has made the decision on the grounds that it could bring the motion back again at another time.

Meeting for vote of no confidence in Trollip collapses

Trollip sees another day as the speaker walks out on a special council meeting which could have seen the mayor’s removal

WATCH LIVE: Motion of no confidence in NMB mayor Athol Trollip meeting underway

D-day: Today could be the day that Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Athol Trollip gets removed from his position in a vote of no confidence tabled by the EFF

Patriotic Alliance offered mayor’s position ahead of Trollip vote of no confidence

​In a last-ditch effort to sway the PA to vote with the opposition, the PA was offered the position of mayor on Tuesday evening

ANC distances itself from Trollip replacement panic

The ANC's NEC has opted to support a mayoral candidate from one of the smaller opposition parties in the council

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