EC GOVERNMENT OWES R136M TO MUNICIPALITIES

EASTERN Cape government departments owe a whopping R136million for rates and services to 37 municipalities in the province.  This was revealed in response to a question submitted to the Bhisho Legislature by the Democratic Alliance.

“The interest owed as a result of this debt amounts to R6826000 – clearly a case of fruitless and wasteful expenditure,” said the party’s Member of the Legislature Dacre Haddon.  Read the full story in the Daily Dispatch.