ActionSA has filed an urgent application with the Electoral Court against the Independent Elections Commission (IEC) for its failure to remedy the absence of ActionSA’s name from the ballot papers.
ActionSA demands that the Speaker of Gauteng Provincial Legislature, Ntombi Mekgwe, answers to allegations of corrupt meddling in the installation of Eskom electricity meters in the Duduza area in Ekurhuleni.
ActionSA confirms that the 10am deadline for the IEC to remedy the absence of ActionSA’s name from the ballot papers came and went without a response from the Commission.
ActionSA has written to the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and given it until 10am tomorrow morning, Monday 4 October 2021, to address the absence of ActionSA’s name on ballot paper designs it has produced for the local government elections.
Today, ActionSA will write to the Speaker of Council in Ekurhuleni, Alderman Patricia Kumalo, demanding reasons why Council’s Ethics Committee did not investigate claims against Mayor Mzwandile Masina’s alleged drunken joy ride in a ‘Blue Light’ VIP vehicle he was not authorised to drive.
Today, Dr Makhosi Khoza, ActionSA’s Mayoral Candidate for the City of the eThekwini, laid criminal charges for acts of intimidation and alleged assault at uMlazi V section police station.