MINISTER SLAMS GOLDEN HANDSHAKES

THE practice of giving golden handshakes to suspended municipal managers was slammed by Local Government Minister Sicelo Shiceka yesterday. And he revealed that he would be asking the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality to explain its decision to give former municipal manager Graham Richards a golden handshake of almost R3-million.

DA MPL Dacre Haddon called on new Local Government MEC Mlibo Qoboshiyana to release the Kabuso and Ramathe Fivas forensic reports into service delivery during Richards’s tenure.  Read the full story in The Herald.