'Spoilt children' ANC turns to lawyers after 'undemocratic' DA scuppers latest no-confidence attempt ...

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- news24.com | 2 months ago

The DA in the City of Johannesburg claims the ANC in the region is behaving like "spoilt children" as it seeks legal action after being refused to place an urgent motion of no-confidence against Mayor Herman Mashaba on the council's agenda.

The ANC released a statement earlier calling the DA "undemocratic" because it blocked the move. "The DA members of the programming committee found nothing wrong in law or in terms of the rules of council that could make the motions inadmissible," said ANC regional spokesperson Jolidee Matongo.

The ANC says it met the deadline to submit its proposed motion last week, but the programme committee, which met on Tuesday rejected it claiming it was not urgent.

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