Home South Africa News KZN Health MEC’s salary to be docked by 50%

KZN Health MEC’s salary to be docked by 50%

7
0

KZN Health MEC Nomagugu Simelane has to contribute 50 percent of her salary to a Covid-19 NGO and has been issued a warning.

This comes after a video showing her and some friends contravening Covid-19 regulations at a party, went viral on social media.

KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala has issued a warning to Simelane following her conduct.

We have taken the video that in the course of action, the following must be done, the MEC must within seven days issue a public apology for having been at an event where there was flouting of the COVID-19 regulations, said KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala.

“The MEC has already received a warning from the premier. Thirdly we have instructed the provincial treasury to work and ensure that at the next payment cycle, 50% of the MEC’s salary is docked and paid to an NGO that fights against COVID-19 in the district where the MEC is the champion.

Source: News365

In other news – Author Thando Mgqolozana responds to abuse allegations against him

Author and founder of Abantu Book Festival Thando Mgqolozana has released a video statement in response to abuse allegations against him.

AUTHOR THANDO MGQOLOZANA

On Friday, Mgqolazana took to Twitter to post what he has labelled his official statement – nearly a week after claims he had physically harmed his ex-wife, who is also the mother of his child. Learn more

Previous articleCorrectional Services refutes claims of backlog in processing of parole
Next articleFarmers from eManzana in Mpumalanga receive land